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Cedar county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,574100.0
Nursery school, preschool3397.4
Kindergarten1904.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,15347.1
High school (grades 9-12)1,20626.4
College or graduate school68615.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over12,291100.0
Less than 9th grade5804.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9277.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,15241.9
Some college, no degree2,68221.8
Associate degree9527.7
Bachelor's degree1,55512.7
Graduate or professional degree4433.6
Percent high school graduate or higher87.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over14,515100.0
Never married2,85219.6
Now married, except separated9,18763.3
Separated890.6
Widowed1,1117.7
Female
9146.3
Divorced1,2768.8
Female
6394.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years126100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren7055.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,584100.0
Civilian veterans1,94114.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,111100.0
With a disability3107.5
Population 21 to 64 years10,005100.0
With a disability1,18011.8
Percent employed
66.6(X)
No disability8,82588.2
Percent employed
86.8(X)
Population 65 years and over2,700100.0
With a disability1,09940.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over17,088100.0
Same house in 199510,39960.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,64538.9
Same county
3,15318.5
Different county
3,49220.4
Same state
2,69015.7
Different state
8024.7
Elsewhere in 1995440.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population18,187100.0
Native18,05999.3
Born in United States
18,00399.0
State of residence
15,09483.0
Different state
2,90916.0
Born outside United States
560.3
Foreign born1280.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
390.2
Naturalized citizen
800.4
Not a citizen
480.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)128100.0
Europe4132.0
Asia4938.3
Africa00.0
Oceania43.1
Latin America2217.2
Northern America129.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over17,088100.0
English only16,55096.9
Language other than English5383.1
Speak English less than 'very well
1731.0
Spanish
2651.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1140.7
Other Indo-European languages
2331.4
Speak English less than "very well"
470.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
380.2
Speak English less than "very well"
100.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population18,187100.0

Total ancestries reported

18,818103.5
Arab280.2
Czech16763.7
Danish2801.5
Dutch4722.6
English1,6098.8
French (except Basque)13401.9
French Canadian1650.4
German8,07544.4
Greek450.2
Hungarian190.1
Irish12,45813.5
Italian2741.5
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian5282.9
Polish1811.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian300.2
Scotch-Irish3251.8
Scottish3101.7
Slovak110.1
Subsaharan African40.0
Swedish3491.9
Swiss400.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,4267.8
Welsh1170.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,1546.3
(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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