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Social Statistics for Cheyenne County, Nebraska

Cheyenne county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,414100.0
Nursery school, preschool984.1
Kindergarten1194.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,18549.1
High school (grades 9-12)75631.3
College or graduate school25610.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,543100.0
Less than 9th grade3645.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5037.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,30835.3
Some college, no degree1,73826.6
Associate degree5318.1
Bachelor's degree88113.5
Graduate or professional degree2183.3
Percent high school graduate or higher86.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,781100.0
Never married1,61420.7
Now married, except separated4,59459.0
Separated1021.3
Widowed6057.8
Female
5006.4
Divorced86611.1
Female
4646.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years56100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3562.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,229100.0
Civilian veterans94113.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,273100.0
With a disability2069.1
Population 21 to 64 years5,186100.0
With a disability83316.1
Percent employed
61.9(X)
No disability4,35383.9
Percent employed
87.5(X)
Population 65 years and over1,611100.0
With a disability61938.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,195100.0
Same house in 19955,45659.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,66839.9
Same county
1,69518.4
Different county
1,97321.5
Same state
8549.3
Different state
1,11912.2
Elsewhere in 1995710.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,830100.0
Native9,73999.1
Born in United States
9,72498.9
State of residence
6,55166.6
Different state
3,17332.3
Born outside United States
150.2
Foreign born910.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
380.4
Naturalized citizen
460.5
Not a citizen
450.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)91100.0
Europe2830.8
Asia2224.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3942.9
Northern America22.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,195100.0
English only8,87296.5
Language other than English3233.5
Speak English less than 'very well
891.0
Spanish
2372.6
Speak English less than "very well"
670.7
Other Indo-European languages
560.6
Speak English less than "very well"
100.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
180.2
Speak English less than "very well"
50.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,830100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,617108.0
Arab160.2
Czech13103.2
Danish2502.5
Dutch2742.8
English1,01810.4
French (except Basque)13183.2
French Canadian1710.7
German4,32244.0
Greek110.1
Hungarian100.1
Irish11,18612.1
Italian1651.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1891.9
Polish1111.1
Portuguese40.0
Russian530.5
Scotch-Irish1531.6
Scottish1121.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish4534.6
Swiss360.4
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American5665.8
Welsh440.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries9459.6
(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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