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Social Statistics for Buffalo County, Wisconsin

Buffalo county wisconsin dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,261100.0
Nursery school, preschool2006.1
Kindergarten1775.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,63150.0
High school (grades 9-12)87927.0
College or graduate school37411.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,384100.0
Less than 9th grade7768.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7127.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,11043.8
Some college, no degree1,73918.5
Associate degree7297.8
Bachelor's degree95010.1
Graduate or professional degree3683.9
Percent high school graduate or higher84.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,019100.0
Never married2,46522.4
Now married, except separated6,80761.8
Separated1040.9
Widowed7677.0
Female
6175.6
Divorced8767.9
Female
4293.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years90100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2325.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,327100.0
Civilian veterans1,51414.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,096100.0
With a disability2457.9
Population 21 to 64 years7,573100.0
With a disability1,24016.4
Percent employed
67.9(X)
No disability6,33383.6
Percent employed
86.0(X)
Population 65 years and over2,155100.0
With a disability77135.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over12,993100.0
Same house in 19958,63066.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,31933.2
Same county
1,94315.0
Different county
2,37618.3
Same state
1,35010.4
Different state
1,0267.9
Elsewhere in 1995440.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population13,804100.0
Native13,72399.4
Born in United States
13,67699.1
State of residence
8,63562.6
Different state
5,04136.5
Born outside United States
470.3
Foreign born810.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
330.2
Naturalized citizen
530.4
Not a citizen
280.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)81100.0
Europe3644.4
Asia1822.2
Africa11.2
Oceania00.0
Latin America2125.9
Northern America56.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over12,993100.0
English only12,56196.7
Language other than English4323.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1831.4
Spanish
2051.6
Speak English less than "very well"
900.7
Other Indo-European languages
2161.7
Speak English less than "very well"
840.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
90.1
Speak English less than "very well"
70.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population13,804100.0

Total ancestries reported

17,768128.7
Arab40.0
Czech11601.2
Danish800.6
Dutch1881.4
English7005.1
French (except Basque)13932.8
French Canadian1870.6
German6,96650.5
Greek50.0
Hungarian160.1
Irish19506.9
Italian1441.0
Lithuanian40.0
Norwegian3,42024.8
Polish1,77512.9
Portuguese60.0
Russian260.2
Scotch-Irish700.5
Scottish1701.2
Slovak40.0
Subsaharan African20.0
Swedish3462.5
Swiss8306.0
Ukrainian90.1
United States or American3932.8
Welsh310.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries9897.2
(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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