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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Greeley 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 1,534 100.0
      enrolled in school 395 100.0   Native 1,403 91.5
Nursery school, preschool 17 4.3       Born in United States 1,394 90.9
Kindergarten 26 6.6           State of residence 1,029 67.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 218 55.2           Different state 365 23.8
High school (grades 9-12) 115 29.1       Born outside United States 9 0.6
College or graduate school 19 4.8   Foreign born 131 8.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 100 6.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 10 0.7
  Population 25 years and over 983 100.0       Not a citizen 121 7.9
Less than 9th grade 80 8.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 80 8.1   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 288 29.3     Total (excluding born at sea) 131 100.0
Some college, no degree 300 30.5   Europe 0 0.0
Associate degree 64 6.5   Asia 0 0.0
Bachelor's degree 126 12.8   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 45 4.6   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 131 100.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 83.7 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 17.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 1,436 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 1,177 100.0   English only 1,266 88.2
Never married 207 17.6   Language other than English 170 11.8
Now married, except separated 780 66.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 98 6.8
Separated 10 0.8   Spanish 150 10.4
Widowed 87 7.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 85 5.9
 Female 73 6.2   Other Indo-European languages 20 1.4
Divorced 93 7.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 13 0.9
 Female 47 4.0   Asian and Pacific Island languages 0 0.0
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 1,534 100.0
           under 18 years 9 100.0     Total ancestries reported 1,447 94.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 8 88.9   Arab 4 0.3
        Czech¹ 0 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 11 0.7
          Civilian population 18 years and over 1,093 100.0   Dutch 23 1.5
Civilian veterans 129 11.8   English 181 11.8
        French (except Basque)¹ 30 2.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 0 0.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 472 30.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 389 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 27 6.9   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 770 100.0   Irish¹ 143 9.3
With a disability 125 16.2   Italian 28 1.8
 Percent employed 65.6 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 645 83.8   Norwegian 7 0.5
 Percent employed 81.4 (X)   Polish 4 0.3
     Population 65 years and over 250 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 96 38.4   Russian 4 0.3
        Scotch-Irish 38 2.5
        Scottish 24 1.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 1,436 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 915 63.7   Swedish 44 2.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 505 35.2   Swiss 8 0.5
 Same county 203 14.1   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 302 21.0   United States or American 174 11.3
  Same state 180 12.5   Welsh 4 0.3
  Different state 122 8.5   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 16 1.1   Other ancestries 248 16.2
 
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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