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Social Statistics for Cheyenne County, Kansas

Cheyenne county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school734100.0
Nursery school, preschool446.0
Kindergarten476.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)35448.2
High school (grades 9-12)21829.7
College or graduate school719.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over2,257100.0
Less than 9th grade1958.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1325.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)80635.7
Some college, no degree61727.3
Associate degree1476.5
Bachelor's degree28912.8
Graduate or professional degree713.1
Percent high school graduate or higher85.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over2,566100.0
Never married41316.1
Now married, except separated1,66064.7
Separated190.7
Widowed29411.5
Female
25810.1
Divorced1807.0
Female
823.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years30100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2066.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over2,417100.0
Civilian veterans33613.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years680100.0
With a disability405.9
Population 21 to 64 years1,493100.0
With a disability30420.4
Percent employed
77.0(X)
No disability1,18979.6
Percent employed
86.5(X)
Population 65 years and over789100.0
With a disability30738.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over3,016100.0
Same house in 19951,87562.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,12337.2
Same county
60220.0
Different county
52117.3
Same state
1836.1
Different state
33811.2
Elsewhere in 1995180.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population3,165100.0
Native3,08797.5
Born in United States
3,08197.3
State of residence
1,88559.6
Different state
1,19637.8
Born outside United States
60.2
Foreign born782.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
581.8
Naturalized citizen
140.4
Not a citizen
642.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)78100.0
Europe1012.8
Asia45.1
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America5874.4
Northern America67.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over3,016100.0
English only2,86595.0
Language other than English1515.0
Speak English less than 'very well
612.0
Spanish
842.8
Speak English less than "very well"
481.6
Other Indo-European languages
581.9
Speak English less than "very well"
110.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
90.3
Speak English less than "very well"
20.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population3,165100.0

Total ancestries reported

3,14099.2
Arab00.0
Czech1260.8
Danish250.8
Dutch662.1
English41913.2
French (except Basque)1611.9
French Canadian1130.4
German1,41244.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian40.1
Irish132210.2
Italian351.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian120.4
Polish110.3
Portuguese20.1
Russian481.5
Scotch-Irish652.1
Scottish311.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African20.1
Swedish591.9
Swiss240.8
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2477.8
Welsh240.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2327.3
(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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