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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Clark 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 2,390 100.0
      enrolled in school 582 100.0   Native 2,322 97.2
Nursery school, preschool 27 4.6       Born in United States 2,296 96.1
Kindergarten 49 8.4           State of residence 1,628 68.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 288 49.5           Different state 668 27.9
High school (grades 9-12) 162 27.8       Born outside United States 26 1.1
College or graduate school 56 9.6   Foreign born 68 2.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 47 2.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 14 0.6
  Population 25 years and over 1,640 100.0       Not a citizen 54 2.3
Less than 9th grade 67 4.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 139 8.5   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 452 27.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 68 100.0
Some college, no degree 516 31.5   Europe 2 2.9
Associate degree 104 6.3   Asia 7 10.3
Bachelor's degree 271 16.5   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 91 5.5   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 57 83.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 87.4 (X)   Northern America 2 2.9
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 22.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 2,252 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 1,897 100.0   English only 2,147 95.3
Never married 317 16.7   Language other than English 105 4.7
Now married, except separated 1,252 66.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 51 2.3
Separated 7 0.4   Spanish 65 2.9
Widowed 196 10.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 25 1.1
 Female 170 9.0   Other Indo-European languages 33 1.5
Divorced 125 6.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 21 0.9
 Female 61 3.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 7 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 5 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 2,390 100.0
           under 18 years 21 100.0     Total ancestries reported 2,140 89.5
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 15 71.4   Arab 14 0.6
        Czech¹ 9 0.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 18 0.8
          Civilian population 18 years and over 1,761 100.0   Dutch 47 2.0
Civilian veterans 261 14.8   English 291 12.2
        French (except Basque)¹ 78 3.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 23 1.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 626 26.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 560 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 43 7.7   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 1,175 100.0   Irish¹ 286 12.0
With a disability 159 13.5   Italian 8 0.3
 Percent employed 59.1 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 1,016 86.5   Norwegian 32 1.3
 Percent employed 84.7 (X)   Polish 22 0.9
     Population 65 years and over 471 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 204 43.3   Russian 4 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 79 3.3
        Scottish 36 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 2,252 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 1,296 57.5   Swedish 48 2.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 923 41.0   Swiss 9 0.4
 Same county 358 15.9   Ukrainian 10 0.4
 Different county 565 25.1   United States or American 234 9.8
  Same state 357 15.9   Welsh 3 0.1
  Different state 208 9.2   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 33 1.5   Other ancestries 263 11.0
 
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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