Cite
 

Social Statistics

Washington county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,895100.0
Nursery school, preschool2446.3
Kindergarten2366.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,80746.4
High school (grades 9-12)91923.6
College or graduate school68917.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,168100.0
Less than 9th grade1,40013.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7247.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,55034.9
Some college, no degree2,11820.8
Associate degree1,01810.0
Bachelor's degree8638.5
Graduate or professional degree4954.9
Percent high school graduate or higher79.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,068100.0
Never married2,54421.1
Now married, except separated7,49662.1
Separated820.7
Widowed1,0508.7
Female
8637.2
Divorced8967.4
Female
4683.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years160100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9961.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,309100.0
Civilian veterans1,71515.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,492100.0
With a disability1915.5
Population 21 to 64 years8,183100.0
With a disability1,02612.5
Percent employed
55.6(X)
No disability7,15787.5
Percent employed
85.1(X)
Population 65 years and over2,364100.0
With a disability1,00942.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,279100.0
Same house in 19959,46866.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,77833.5
Same county
2,47517.3
Different county
2,30316.1
Same state
1,63911.5
Different state
6644.7
Elsewhere in 1995330.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,148100.0
Native15,06299.4
Born in United States
14,97998.9
State of residence
12,40281.9
Different state
2,57717.0
Born outside United States
830.5
Foreign born860.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
250.2
Naturalized citizen
550.4
Not a citizen
310.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)86100.0
Europe5058.1
Asia1214.0
Africa00.0
Oceania78.1
Latin America1517.4
Northern America22.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,279100.0
English only13,73196.2
Language other than English5483.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1621.1
Spanish
1681.2
Speak English less than "very well"
600.4
Other Indo-European languages
3662.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1010.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
90.1
Speak English less than "very well"
10.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,148100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,216100.4
Arab00.0
Czech1560.4
Danish50.0
Dutch1941.3
English1,0026.6
French (except Basque)13922.6
French Canadian140.0
German6,94545.8
Greek240.2
Hungarian100.1
Irish11,2568.3
Italian2751.8
Lithuanian480.3
Norwegian530.3
Polish2,04013.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian60.0
Scotch-Irish2001.3
Scottish1871.2
Slovak80.1
Subsaharan African30.0
Swedish560.4
Swiss150.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,4219.4
Welsh760.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries9386.2
(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


More census articles: