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Social Statistics for Bracken County, Kentucky

Bracken county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,978100.0
Nursery school, preschool1095.5
Kindergarten1045.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,05153.1
High school (grades 9-12)45122.8
College or graduate school26313.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,460100.0
Less than 9th grade77814.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma88116.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,21940.6
Some college, no degree76314.0
Associate degree2995.5
Bachelor's degree2995.5
Graduate or professional degree2214.0
Percent high school graduate or higher69.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,534100.0
Never married1,38021.1
Now married, except separated3,84058.8
Separated1041.6
Widowed5618.6
Female
4396.7
Divorced6499.9
Female
3194.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years193100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren13670.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,169100.0
Civilian veterans81713.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,855100.0
With a disability20010.8
Population 21 to 64 years4,755100.0
With a disability1,30127.4
Percent employed
59.1(X)
No disability3,45472.6
Percent employed
79.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,074100.0
With a disability52749.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,738100.0
Same house in 19954,86562.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,85636.9
Same county
1,64721.3
Different county
1,20915.6
Same state
7139.2
Different state
4966.4
Elsewhere in 1995170.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,279100.0
Native8,25899.7
Born in United States
8,23299.4
State of residence
6,84382.7
Different state
1,38916.8
Born outside United States
260.3
Foreign born210.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
80.1
Naturalized citizen
130.2
Not a citizen
80.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)21100.0
Europe1571.4
Asia00.0
Africa628.6
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,738100.0
English only7,62998.6
Language other than English1091.4
Speak English less than 'very well
370.5
Spanish
290.4
Speak English less than "very well"
90.1
Other Indo-European languages
640.8
Speak English less than "very well"
190.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
120.2
Speak English less than "very well"
90.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,279100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,38277.1
Arab00.0
Czech120.0
Danish50.1
Dutch1471.8
English86610.5
French (except Basque)11191.4
French Canadian160.1
German1,57419.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian150.2
Irish187010.5
Italian760.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish20.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian60.1
Scotch-Irish1281.5
Scottish901.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African60.1
Swedish130.2
Swiss20.0
Ukrainian100.1
United States or American1,82922.1
Welsh220.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries5947.2
(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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