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Social Statistics

Washington county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,699100.0
Nursery school, preschool1485.5
Kindergarten1244.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,33949.6
High school (grades 9-12)71926.6
College or graduate school36913.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over7,144100.0
Less than 9th grade1,22117.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,00514.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,75138.5
Some college, no degree96113.5
Associate degree2543.6
Bachelor's degree5647.9
Graduate or professional degree3885.4
Percent high school graduate or higher68.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,670100.0
Never married2,05023.6
Now married, except separated5,11759.0
Separated1531.8
Widowed6767.8
Female
6087.0
Divorced6747.8
Female
3474.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years180100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8848.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over8,112100.0
Civilian veterans7078.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,596100.0
With a disability1837.0
Population 21 to 64 years5,956100.0
With a disability1,32422.2
Percent employed
49.5(X)
No disability4,63277.8
Percent employed
77.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,503100.0
With a disability72348.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over10,258100.0
Same house in 19956,42362.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,79036.9
Same county
1,91918.7
Different county
1,87118.2
Same state
1,36213.3
Different state
5095.0
Elsewhere in 1995450.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,916100.0
Native10,84099.3
Born in United States
10,80799.0
State of residence
9,54687.4
Different state
1,26111.6
Born outside United States
330.3
Foreign born760.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
530.5
Naturalized citizen
170.2
Not a citizen
590.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)76100.0
Europe45.3
Asia3343.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2634.2
Northern America1317.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over10,258100.0
English only9,95697.1
Language other than English3022.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1461.4
Spanish
1591.6
Speak English less than "very well"
610.6
Other Indo-European languages
1111.1
Speak English less than "very well"
550.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
320.3
Speak English less than "very well"
300.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,916100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,62369.8
Arab150.1
Czech150.0
Danish00.0
Dutch680.6
English1,0559.7
French (except Basque)11541.4
French Canadian1350.3
German6806.2
Greek180.2
Hungarian230.2
Irish11,27611.7
Italian830.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian190.2
Polish760.7
Portuguese110.1
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1261.2
Scottish700.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African640.6
Swedish70.1
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,29021.0
Welsh370.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,51113.8
(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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