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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Huntington County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent Subject Number Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT       NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH    
     Population 3 years and over            Total poplulation 38,075 100.0
      enrolled in school 9,918 100.0   Native 37,754 99.2
Nursery school, preschool 614 6.2       Born in United States 37,589 98.7
Kindergarten 612 6.2           State of residence 29,809 78.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 4,550 45.9           Different state 7,780 20.4
High school (grades 9-12) 2,257 22.8       Born outside United States 165 0.4
College or graduate school 1,885 19.0   Foreign born 321 0.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 106 0.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 167 0.4
  Population 25 years and over 24,386 100.0       Not a citizen 154 0.4
Less than 9th grade 855 3.5        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,803 11.5   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 11,384 46.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 321 100.0
Some college, no degree 4,331 17.8   Europe 82 25.5
Associate degree 1,548 6.3   Asia 95 29.6
Bachelor's degree 2,082 8.5   Africa 35 10.9
Graduate or professional degree 1,383 5.7   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 38 11.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 85.0 (X)   Northern America 71 22.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 14.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 35,508 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 29,877 100.0   English only 34,379 96.8
Never married 6,575 22.0   Language other than English 1,129 3.2
Now married, except separated 17,984 60.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 354 1.0
Separated 230 0.8   Spanish 581 1.6
Widowed 2,034 6.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 203 0.6
 Female 1,693 5.7   Other Indo-European languages 399 1.1
Divorced 3,054 10.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 91 0.3
 Female 1,595 5.3   Asian and Pacific Island languages 101 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 60 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 38,075 100.0
           under 18 years 551 100.0     Total ancestries reported 31,469 82.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 318 57.7   Arab 23 0.1
        Czech¹ 59 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 71 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 28,096 100.0   Dutch 730 1.9
Civilian veterans 3,571 12.7   English 2,898 7.6
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,085 2.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 103 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 11,306 29.7
     Population 5 to 20 years 9,142 100.0   Greek 35 0.1
With a disability 701 7.7   Hungarian 115 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 20,891 100.0   Irish¹ 3,641 9.6
With a disability 3,482 16.7   Italian 556 1.5
 Percent employed 67.7 (X)   Lithuanian 18 0.0
No disability 17,409 83.3   Norwegian 234 0.6
 Percent employed 83.9 (X)   Polish 442 1.2
     Population 65 years and over 4,676 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 1,926 41.2   Russian 64 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 546 1.4
        Scottish 510 1.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 35 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 35,508 100.0   Subsaharan African 32 0.1
Same house in 1995 20,772 58.5   Swedish 295 0.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 14,624 41.2   Swiss 232 0.6
 Same county 9,223 26.0   Ukrainian 26 0.1
 Different county 5,401 15.2   United States or American 5,127 13.5
  Same state 3,544 10.0   Welsh 258 0.7
  Different state 1,857 5.2   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 112 0.3   Other ancestries 3,028 8.0
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (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. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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