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Social Statistics for Wilson County, Kansas

Wilson county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,434100.0
Nursery school, preschool1235.1
Kindergarten1204.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,30253.5
High school (grades 9-12)62525.7
College or graduate school26410.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,944100.0
Less than 9th grade5497.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma76411.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,58137.2
Some college, no degree1,85926.8
Associate degree4316.2
Bachelor's degree5267.6
Graduate or professional degree2343.4
Percent high school graduate or higher81.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,175100.0
Never married1,34116.4
Now married, except separated5,04661.7
Separated831.0
Widowed89110.9
Female
7078.6
Divorced81410.0
Female
4115.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years110100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren6962.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,706100.0
Civilian veterans1,20515.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,384100.0
With a disability2118.9
Population 21 to 64 years5,234100.0
With a disability97318.6
Percent employed
50.9(X)
No disability4,26181.4
Percent employed
83.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,933100.0
With a disability90646.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,721100.0
Same house in 19955,68858.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,00141.2
Same county
2,20222.7
Different county
1,79918.5
Same state
1,24612.8
Different state
5535.7
Elsewhere in 1995320.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,332100.0
Native10,27599.4
Born in United States
10,21698.9
State of residence
7,69574.5
Different state
2,52124.4
Born outside United States
590.6
Foreign born570.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
140.1
Naturalized citizen
340.3
Not a citizen
230.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)57100.0
Europe2543.9
Asia1729.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1322.8
Northern America23.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,721100.0
English only9,50997.8
Language other than English2122.2
Speak English less than 'very well
610.6
Spanish
1131.2
Speak English less than "very well"
360.4
Other Indo-European languages
860.9
Speak English less than "very well"
180.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
40.0
Speak English less than "very well"
40.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,332100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,25879.9
Arab00.0
Czech1210.2
Danish630.6
Dutch2072.0
English1,17211.3
French (except Basque)12672.6
French Canadian1540.5
German2,05119.9
Greek00.0
Hungarian100.1
Irish19759.4
Italian900.9
Lithuanian50.0
Norwegian820.8
Polish550.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian200.2
Scotch-Irish1881.8
Scottish2052.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African50.0
Swedish2062.0
Swiss360.3
Ukrainian30.0
United States or American1,33512.9
Welsh750.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,13311.0
(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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