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Social Statistics for Boyd County, Kentucky

Boyd county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,748100.0
Nursery school, preschool7106.0
Kindergarten5985.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,11843.6
High school (grades 9-12)3,00425.6
College or graduate school2,31819.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over34,697100.0
Less than 9th grade2,8528.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,78913.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,25535.3
Some college, no degree7,73822.3
Associate degree2,1736.3
Bachelor's degree2,7998.1
Graduate or professional degree2,0916.0
Percent high school graduate or higher78.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over40,983100.0
Never married8,11519.8
Now married, except separated24,12358.9
Separated6311.5
Widowed3,4118.3
Female
2,9677.2
Divorced4,70311.5
Female
2,6196.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years854100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren41648.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over38,849100.0
Civilian veterans6,02615.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,093100.0
With a disability1,07510.7
Population 21 to 64 years27,650100.0
With a disability7,27126.3
Percent employed
40.9(X)
No disability20,37973.7
Percent employed
71.7(X)
Population 65 years and over7,486100.0
With a disability3,61148.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over47,033100.0
Same house in 199527,69058.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199518,96140.3
Same county
11,05823.5
Different county
7,90316.8
Same state
3,2777.0
Different state
4,6269.8
Elsewhere in 19953820.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population49,752100.0
Native49,18098.9
Born in United States
48,92598.3
State of residence
34,03168.4
Different state
14,89429.9
Born outside United States
2550.5
Foreign born5721.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2270.5
Naturalized citizen
1400.3
Not a citizen
4320.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)572100.0
Europe11620.3
Asia11720.5
Africa284.9
Oceania00.0
Latin America27848.6
Northern America335.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over47,033100.0
English only45,69297.1
Language other than English1,3412.9
Speak English less than 'very well
4400.9
Spanish
8011.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2830.6
Other Indo-European languages
3710.8
Speak English less than "very well"
950.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1120.2
Speak English less than "very well"
570.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population49,752100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,57573.5
Arab320.1
Czech1770.2
Danish250.1
Dutch1,0662.1
English5,34210.7
French (except Basque)17301.5
French Canadian11070.2
German5,06810.2
Greek1340.3
Hungarian380.1
Irish15,37510.8
Italian4751.0
Lithuanian380.1
Norwegian980.2
Polish1640.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian200.0
Scotch-Irish9812.0
Scottish8481.7
Slovak440.1
Subsaharan African1090.2
Swedish1090.2
Swiss150.0
Ukrainian80.0
United States or American9,52719.1
Welsh4220.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)220.0
Other ancestries5,70111.5
(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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