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: Grant 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 5,144 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,322 100.0   Native 5,098 99.1
Nursery school, preschool 94 7.1       Born in United States 5,078 98.7
Kindergarten 60 4.5           State of residence 3,533 68.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 667 50.5           Different state 1,545 30.0
High school (grades 9-12) 388 29.3       Born outside United States 20 0.4
College or graduate school 113 8.5   Foreign born 46 0.9
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 19 0.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 13 0.3
  Population 25 years and over 3,500 100.0       Not a citizen 33 0.6
Less than 9th grade 179 5.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 320 9.1   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,368 39.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 46 100.0
Some college, no degree 881 25.2   Europe 19 41.3
Associate degree 184 5.3   Asia 13 28.3
Bachelor's degree 419 12.0   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 149 4.3   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 14 30.4
Percent high school graduate or higher 85.7 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 16.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 4,869 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 4,118 100.0   English only 4,724 97.0
Never married 725 17.6   Language other than English 145 3.0
Now married, except separated 2,637 64.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 50 1.0
Separated 30 0.7   Spanish 93 1.9
Widowed 414 10.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 30 0.6
 Female 341 8.3   Other Indo-European languages 44 0.9
Divorced 312 7.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 16 0.3
 Female 158 3.8   Asian and Pacific Island languages 4 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 4 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 5,144 100.0
           under 18 years 52 100.0     Total ancestries reported 4,415 85.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 32 61.5   Arab 2 0.0
        Czech¹ 185 3.6
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 12 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 3,836 100.0   Dutch 136 2.6
Civilian veterans 543 14.2   English 545 10.6
        French (except Basque)¹ 134 2.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 23 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,205 23.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,212 100.0   Greek 1 0.0
With a disability 84 6.9   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 2,528 100.0   Irish¹ 484 9.4
With a disability 427 16.9   Italian 46 0.9
 Percent employed 55.5 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 2,101 83.1   Norwegian 41 0.8
 Percent employed 83.5 (X)   Polish 40 0.8
     Population 65 years and over 1,031 100.0   Portuguese 5 0.1
With a disability 444 43.1   Russian 9 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 53 1.0
        Scottish 40 0.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 4,869 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 3,035 62.3   Swedish 56 1.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 1,811 37.2   Swiss 26 0.5
 Same county 858 17.6   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 953 19.6   United States or American 648 12.6
  Same state 647 13.3   Welsh 22 0.4
  Different state 306 6.3   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 4 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 23 0.5   Other ancestries 698 13.6
 
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. #