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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Calhoun 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 15,185 100.0
      enrolled in school 3,652 100.0   Native 15,038 99.0
Nursery school, preschool 219 6.0       Born in United States 14,960 98.5
Kindergarten 220 6.0           State of residence 12,303 81.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,820 49.8           Different state 2,657 17.5
High school (grades 9-12) 931 25.5       Born outside United States 78 0.5
College or graduate school 462 12.7   Foreign born 147 1.0
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 86 0.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 43 0.3
  Population 25 years and over 10,266 100.0       Not a citizen 104 0.7
Less than 9th grade 1,035 10.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,755 17.1   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 3,631 35.4     Total (excluding born at sea) 147 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,713 16.7   Europe 24 16.3
Associate degree 675 6.6   Asia 28 19.0
Bachelor's degree 995 9.7   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 462 4.5   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 86 58.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 72.8 (X)   Northern America 9 6.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 14.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 14,235 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 12,063 100.0   English only 13,893 97.6
Never married 2,971 24.6   Language other than English 342 2.4
Now married, except separated 6,536 54.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 144 1.0
Separated 533 4.4   Spanish 232 1.6
Widowed 1,125 9.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 108 0.8
 Female 949 7.9   Other Indo-European languages 75 0.5
Divorced 898 7.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 17 0.1
 Female 442 3.7   Asian and Pacific Island languages 30 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 16 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 15,185 100.0
           under 18 years 561 100.0     Total ancestries reported 12,870 84.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 300 53.5   Arab 4 0.0
        Czech¹ 8 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 13 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 11,367 100.0   Dutch 106 0.7
Civilian veterans 1,423 12.5   English 823 5.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 180 1.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 0 0.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,319 8.7
     Population 5 to 20 years 3,355 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 316 9.4   Hungarian 10 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 8,757 100.0   Irish¹ 674 4.4
With a disability 2,356 26.9   Italian 133 0.9
 Percent employed 52.4 (X)   Lithuanian 11 0.1
No disability 6,401 73.1   Norwegian 31 0.2
 Percent employed 74.0 (X)   Polish 48 0.3
     Population 65 years and over 1,987 100.0   Portuguese 8 0.1
With a disability 910 45.8   Russian 14 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 230 1.5
        Scottish 141 0.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 14,235 100.0   Subsaharan African 86 0.6
Same house in 1995 10,084 70.8   Swedish 21 0.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,063 28.5   Swiss 49 0.3
 Same county 1,529 10.7   Ukrainian 8 0.1
 Different county 2,534 17.8   United States or American 1,731 11.4
  Same state 1,889 13.3   Welsh 37 0.2
  Different state 645 4.5   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 22 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 88 0.6   Other ancestries 7,163 47.2
 
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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