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Social Statistics for Waseca County, Minnesota

Waseca county minnesota dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,864100.0
Nursery school, preschool3998.2
Kindergarten2535.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,33348.0
High school (grades 9-12)1,29726.7
College or graduate school58212.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over12,818100.0
Less than 9th grade8876.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,0618.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,93838.5
Some college, no degree2,90222.6
Associate degree9547.4
Bachelor's degree1,64912.9
Graduate or professional degree4273.3
Percent high school graduate or higher84.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over15,394100.0
Never married3,85625.0
Now married, except separated9,12759.3
Separated640.4
Widowed1,0266.7
Female
8185.3
Divorced1,3218.6
Female
5473.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years193100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9147.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over14,474100.0
Civilian veterans2,05214.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,469100.0
With a disability4439.9
Population 21 to 64 years9,967100.0
With a disability1,29913.0
Percent employed
67.1(X)
No disability8,66887.0
Percent employed
88.0(X)
Population 65 years and over2,411100.0
With a disability78432.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over18,216100.0
Same house in 199510,99460.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,16139.3
Same county
3,71620.4
Different county
3,44518.9
Same state
2,20912.1
Different state
1,2366.8
Elsewhere in 1995610.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population19,526100.0
Native19,26598.7
Born in United States
19,20098.3
State of residence
15,46779.2
Different state
3,73319.1
Born outside United States
650.3
Foreign born2611.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
850.4
Naturalized citizen
1020.5
Not a citizen
1590.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)261100.0
Europe4718.0
Asia4416.9
Africa228.4
Oceania20.8
Latin America10239.1
Northern America4416.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over18,216100.0
English only17,52196.2
Language other than English6953.8
Speak English less than 'very well
2201.2
Spanish
4422.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1140.6
Other Indo-European languages
2221.2
Speak English less than "very well"
840.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
70.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population19,526100.0

Total ancestries reported

22,712116.3
Arab120.1
Czech14082.1
Danish3691.9
Dutch3141.6
English8934.6
French (except Basque)16583.4
French Canadian11480.8
German9,41648.2
Greek80.0
Hungarian220.1
Irish12,39912.3
Italian1460.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian3,39717.4
Polish6383.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian370.2
Scotch-Irish1250.6
Scottish1470.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African230.1
Swedish9664.9
Swiss920.5
Ukrainian90.0
United States or American8694.5
Welsh960.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)140.1
Other ancestries1,5067.7
(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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