Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Iron 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 10,697 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,522 100.0   Native 10,657 99.6
Nursery school, preschool 191 7.6       Born in United States 10,635 99.4
Kindergarten 176 7.0           State of residence 8,711 81.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,228 48.7           Different state 1,924 18.0
High school (grades 9-12) 634 25.1       Born outside United States 22 0.2
College or graduate school 293 11.6   Foreign born 40 0.4
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 7 0.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 26 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 7,204 100.0       Not a citizen 14 0.1
Less than 9th grade 1,153 16.0        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,357 18.8   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,527 35.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 40 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,196 16.6   Europe 16 40.0
Associate degree 367 5.1   Asia 7 17.5
Bachelor's degree 370 5.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 234 3.2   Oceania 4 10.0
        Latin America 7 17.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 65.2 (X)   Northern America 6 15.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 8.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 10,072 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 8,560 100.0   English only 9,861 97.9
Never married 1,688 19.7   Language other than English 211 2.1
Now married, except separated 5,059 59.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 57 0.6
Separated 152 1.8   Spanish 114 1.1
Widowed 864 10.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 27 0.3
 Female 734 8.6   Other Indo-European languages 74 0.7
Divorced 797 9.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 22 0.2
 Female 408 4.8   Asian and Pacific Island languages 18 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 8 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 10,697 100.0
           under 18 years 165 100.0     Total ancestries reported 8,697 81.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 102 61.8   Arab 11 0.1
        Czech¹ 39 0.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 20 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 8,027 100.0   Dutch 218 2.0
Civilian veterans 1,410 17.6   English 951 8.9
        French (except Basque)¹ 663 6.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 57 0.5
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,539 14.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,425 100.0   Greek 18 0.2
With a disability 209 8.6   Hungarian 4 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 5,748 100.0   Irish¹ 1,572 14.7
With a disability 1,691 29.4   Italian 143 1.3
 Percent employed 39.4 (X)   Lithuanian 3 0.0
No disability 4,057 70.6   Norwegian 13 0.1
 Percent employed 74.4 (X)   Polish 51 0.5
     Population 65 years and over 1,603 100.0   Portuguese 6 0.1
With a disability 769 48.0   Russian 10 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 162 1.5
        Scottish 129 1.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 13 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 10,072 100.0   Subsaharan African 13 0.1
Same house in 1995 5,927 58.8   Swedish 48 0.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,111 40.8   Swiss 20 0.2
 Same county 2,075 20.6   Ukrainian 10 0.1
 Different county 2,036 20.2   United States or American 1,468 13.7
  Same state 1,593 15.8   Welsh 46 0.4
  Different state 443 4.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 34 0.3   Other ancestries 1,470 13.7
 
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.

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO

A-Z Index

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #