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Social Statistics for Thomas County, Nebraska

Thomas county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school166100.0
Nursery school, preschool63.6
Kindergarten2012.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5331.9
High school (grades 9-12)6841.0
College or graduate school1911.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over528100.0
Less than 9th grade244.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6211.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)17032.2
Some college, no degree12022.7
Associate degree6111.6
Bachelor's degree7313.8
Graduate or professional degree183.4
Percent high school graduate or higher83.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over609100.0
Never married9615.8
Now married, except separated40566.5
Separated91.5
Widowed6310.3
Female
508.2
Divorced365.9
Female
203.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years7100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren342.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over555100.0
Civilian veterans8715.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years145100.0
With a disability64.1
Population 21 to 64 years392100.0
With a disability7619.4
Percent employed
75.0(X)
No disability31680.6
Percent employed
85.4(X)
Population 65 years and over150100.0
With a disability3825.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over687100.0
Same house in 199549171.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199519628.5
Same county
547.9
Different county
14220.7
Same state
7010.2
Different state
7210.5
Elsewhere in 199500.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population729100.0
Native71798.4
Born in United States
71798.4
State of residence
53273.0
Different state
18525.4
Born outside United States
00.0
Foreign born121.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
00.0
Naturalized citizen
121.6
Not a citizen
00.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)12100.0
Europe541.7
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America758.3
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over687100.0
English only66797.1
Language other than English202.9
Speak English less than 'very well
111.6
Spanish
172.5
Speak English less than "very well"
111.6
Other Indo-European languages
30.4
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population729100.0

Total ancestries reported

818112.2
Arab00.0
Czech181.1
Danish253.4
Dutch172.3
English11716.0
French (except Basque)1283.8
French Canadian100.0
German24733.9
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish110013.7
Italian00.0
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian81.1
Polish141.9
Portuguese00.0
Russian20.3
Scotch-Irish253.4
Scottish20.3
Slovak20.3
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish212.9
Swiss60.8
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American15721.5
Welsh00.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries395.3
(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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