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Social Statistics for Webster County, Iowa

Webster county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,158100.0
Nursery school, preschool6606.5
Kindergarten5675.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,45043.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,56325.2
College or graduate school1,91818.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over25,981100.0
Less than 9th grade1,4885.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,60610.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)9,56936.8
Some college, no degree5,47021.1
Associate degree2,4659.5
Bachelor's degree3,05911.8
Graduate or professional degree1,3245.1
Percent high school graduate or higher84.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over32,178100.0
Never married8,31425.8
Now married, except separated17,32053.8
Separated3681.1
Widowed2,9259.1
Female
2,4577.6
Divorced3,25110.1
Female
1,6075.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years419100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren23556.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over30,350100.0
Civilian veterans4,30814.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,093100.0
With a disability5956.5
Population 21 to 64 years20,143100.0
With a disability3,38616.8
Percent employed
56.6(X)
No disability16,75783.2
Percent employed
83.5(X)
Population 65 years and over6,282100.0
With a disability2,49639.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over37,665100.0
Same house in 199521,99858.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199515,45441.0
Same county
9,60625.5
Different county
5,84815.5
Same state
3,80810.1
Different state
2,0405.4
Elsewhere in 19952130.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population40,235100.0
Native39,43998.0
Born in United States
39,27697.6
State of residence
32,71581.3
Different state
6,56116.3
Born outside United States
1630.4
Foreign born7962.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3370.8
Naturalized citizen
3520.9
Not a citizen
4441.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)796100.0
Europe21827.4
Asia30438.2
Africa00.0
Oceania70.9
Latin America25431.9
Northern America131.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over37,665100.0
English only35,97595.5
Language other than English1,6904.5
Speak English less than 'very well
7482.0
Spanish
8132.2
Speak English less than "very well"
3591.0
Other Indo-European languages
4921.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1610.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3320.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2090.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population40,235100.0

Total ancestries reported

43,062107.0
Arab470.1
Czech11,0642.6
Danish8842.2
Dutch1,2093.0
English3,0007.5
French (except Basque)18252.1
French Canadian1980.2
German13,21432.8
Greek690.2
Hungarian200.0
Irish15,88914.6
Italian6581.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian4,15110.3
Polish3740.9
Portuguese170.0
Russian1230.3
Scotch-Irish5131.3
Scottish4971.2
Slovak810.2
Subsaharan African870.2
Swedish3,2478.1
Swiss1920.5
Ukrainian350.1
United States or American2,1775.4
Welsh2430.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4,34810.8
(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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