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Washington county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,403100.0
Nursery school, preschool1037.3
Kindergarten846.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)69249.3
High school (grades 9-12)38527.4
College or graduate school1399.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,572100.0
Less than 9th grade52111.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3377.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,74438.1
Some college, no degree1,05423.1
Associate degree2234.9
Bachelor's degree49210.8
Graduate or professional degree2014.4
Percent high school graduate or higher81.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,243100.0
Never married98618.8
Now married, except separated3,39164.7
Separated170.3
Widowed52510.0
Female
4438.4
Divorced3246.2
Female
1462.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years48100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2756.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,945100.0
Civilian veterans73714.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,339100.0
With a disability846.3
Population 21 to 64 years3,145100.0
With a disability54717.4
Percent employed
66.9(X)
No disability2,59882.6
Percent employed
88.5(X)
Population 65 years and over1,446100.0
With a disability59541.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,113100.0
Same house in 19954,31370.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,77829.1
Same county
89414.6
Different county
88414.5
Same state
5819.5
Different state
3035.0
Elsewhere in 1995220.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,483100.0
Native6,45199.5
Born in United States
6,43499.2
State of residence
4,89775.5
Different state
1,53723.7
Born outside United States
170.3
Foreign born320.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
210.3
Naturalized citizen
80.1
Not a citizen
240.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)32100.0
Europe618.8
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2475.0
Northern America26.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,113100.0
English only5,94297.2
Language other than English1712.8
Speak English less than 'very well
671.1
Spanish
671.1
Speak English less than "very well"
300.5
Other Indo-European languages
981.6
Speak English less than "very well"
370.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
40.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,483100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,35298.0
Arab00.0
Czech12754.2
Danish540.8
Dutch881.4
English4677.2
French (except Basque)13094.8
French Canadian1500.8
German3,06447.3
Greek40.1
Hungarian30.0
Irish15859.0
Italian460.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian440.7
Polish711.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian210.3
Scotch-Irish701.1
Scottish961.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African40.1
Swedish2584.0
Swiss681.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4897.5
Welsh140.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries2704.2
(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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