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Cass county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,431100.0
Nursery school, preschool2356.8
Kindergarten1654.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,64147.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,00929.4
College or graduate school38111.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,296100.0
Less than 9th grade6186.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8368.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,15940.4
Some college, no degree2,31122.4
Associate degree6596.4
Bachelor's degree1,23812.0
Graduate or professional degree4754.6
Percent high school graduate or higher85.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,903100.0
Never married2,21318.6
Now married, except separated7,35861.8
Separated640.5
Widowed1,20910.2
Female
1,0178.5
Divorced1,0598.9
Female
6075.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years78100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5367.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,182100.0
Civilian veterans1,55213.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,192100.0
With a disability2959.2
Population 21 to 64 years7,605100.0
With a disability1,18415.6
Percent employed
63.7(X)
No disability6,42184.4
Percent employed
85.7(X)
Population 65 years and over2,845100.0
With a disability1,01135.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over13,895100.0
Same house in 19959,07665.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,76934.3
Same county
2,85320.5
Different county
1,91613.8
Same state
1,2338.9
Different state
6834.9
Elsewhere in 1995500.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,684100.0
Native14,56399.2
Born in United States
14,48598.6
State of residence
11,53078.5
Different state
2,95520.1
Born outside United States
780.5
Foreign born1210.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
570.4
Naturalized citizen
790.5
Not a citizen
420.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)121100.0
Europe2621.5
Asia3327.3
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3024.8
Northern America3226.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over13,895100.0
English only13,51997.3
Language other than English3762.7
Speak English less than 'very well
970.7
Spanish
2371.7
Speak English less than "very well"
820.6
Other Indo-European languages
1100.8
Speak English less than "very well"
120.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
290.2
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,684100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,047102.5
Arab600.4
Czech11521.0
Danish1,91413.0
Dutch3772.6
English1,49510.2
French (except Basque)13172.2
French Canadian1230.2
German5,33136.3
Greek40.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,66311.3
Italian2081.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian3702.5
Polish870.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian90.1
Scotch-Irish3222.2
Scottish1991.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African130.1
Swedish5053.4
Swiss790.5
Ukrainian50.0
United States or American9136.2
Welsh760.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)60.0
Other ancestries9196.3
(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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