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Taylor county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,605100.0
Nursery school, preschool794.9
Kindergarten1006.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)79749.7
High school (grades 9-12)43527.1
College or graduate school19412.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,766100.0
Less than 9th grade3687.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4289.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,22146.6
Some college, no degree89618.8
Associate degree2825.9
Bachelor's degree3978.3
Graduate or professional degree1743.7
Percent high school graduate or higher83.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,622100.0
Never married1,03118.3
Now married, except separated3,51862.6
Separated530.9
Widowed56310.0
Female
4748.4
Divorced4578.1
Female
2364.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years62100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3353.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,289100.0
Civilian veterans77614.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,555100.0
With a disability694.4
Population 21 to 64 years3,462100.0
With a disability64318.6
Percent employed
56.1(X)
No disability2,81981.4
Percent employed
84.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,432100.0
With a disability63744.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,576100.0
Same house in 19954,16763.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,35635.8
Same county
1,23818.8
Different county
1,11817.0
Same state
5268.0
Different state
5929.0
Elsewhere in 1995530.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,958100.0
Native6,81698.0
Born in United States
6,80197.7
State of residence
4,66967.1
Different state
2,13230.6
Born outside United States
150.2
Foreign born1422.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
711.0
Naturalized citizen
430.6
Not a citizen
991.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)142100.0
Europe10.7
Asia149.9
Africa00.0
Oceania21.4
Latin America12386.6
Northern America21.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,576100.0
English only6,27295.4
Language other than English3044.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1181.8
Spanish
2734.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1151.7
Other Indo-European languages
200.3
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
60.1
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,958100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,31590.8
Arab00.0
Czech1540.8
Danish971.4
Dutch1642.4
English1,03714.9
French (except Basque)11892.7
French Canadian1120.2
German1,74925.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish191113.1
Italian400.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian981.4
Polish220.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian70.1
Scotch-Irish1592.3
Scottish1442.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish3064.4
Swiss130.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American5427.8
Welsh701.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries70110.1
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19


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