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Social Statistics for Clarke County, Iowa

Clarke county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,192100.0
Nursery school, preschool1707.8
Kindergarten944.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,18554.1
High school (grades 9-12)56425.7
College or graduate school1798.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,070100.0
Less than 9th grade3676.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5789.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,61343.0
Some college, no degree1,37822.7
Associate degree4026.6
Bachelor's degree5408.9
Graduate or professional degree1923.2
Percent high school graduate or higher84.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,194100.0
Never married1,33818.6
Now married, except separated4,47462.2
Separated640.9
Widowed6048.4
Female
4716.5
Divorced7149.9
Female
3504.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years94100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3335.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,736100.0
Civilian veterans88813.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,130100.0
With a disability1396.5
Population 21 to 64 years4,864100.0
With a disability83317.1
Percent employed
64.0(X)
No disability4,03182.9
Percent employed
83.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,435100.0
With a disability61542.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over8,569100.0
Same house in 19954,87956.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,62442.3
Same county
1,52317.8
Different county
2,10124.5
Same state
1,45116.9
Different state
6507.6
Elsewhere in 1995660.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,133100.0
Native8,90297.5
Born in United States
8,88397.3
State of residence
7,43781.4
Different state
1,44615.8
Born outside United States
190.2
Foreign born2312.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
891.0
Naturalized citizen
410.4
Not a citizen
1902.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)231100.0
Europe93.9
Asia187.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America20488.3
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over8,569100.0
English only8,15695.2
Language other than English4134.8
Speak English less than 'very well
2182.5
Spanish
3484.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2102.5
Other Indo-European languages
540.6
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
90.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,133100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,68384.1
Arab70.1
Czech1360.4
Danish1541.7
Dutch2993.3
English1,14512.5
French (except Basque)11271.4
French Canadian1140.2
German1,69118.5
Greek20.0
Hungarian40.0
Irish193610.2
Italian1021.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian3103.4
Polish730.8
Portuguese50.1
Russian80.1
Scotch-Irish901.0
Scottish1571.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African10.0
Swedish2622.9
Swiss170.2
Ukrainian40.0
United States or American1,30314.3
Welsh1051.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries8319.1
(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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