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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Delta 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 5,327 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,344 100.0   Native 5,302 99.5
Nursery school, preschool 67 5.0       Born in United States 5,282 99.2
Kindergarten 79 5.9           State of residence 4,334 81.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 704 52.4           Different state 948 17.8
High school (grades 9-12) 308 22.9       Born outside United States 20 0.4
College or graduate school 186 13.8   Foreign born 25 0.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 0 0.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 11 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 3,618 100.0       Not a citizen 14 0.3
Less than 9th grade 308 8.5        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 580 16.0   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,306 36.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 25 100.0
Some college, no degree 777 21.5   Europe 0 0.0
Associate degree 145 4.0   Asia 14 56.0
Bachelor's degree 306 8.5   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 196 5.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 9 36.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 75.5 (X)   Northern America 2 8.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 13.9 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 5,048 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 4,245 100.0   English only 4,936 97.8
Never married 789 18.6   Language other than English 112 2.2
Now married, except separated 2,583 60.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 28 0.6
Separated 107 2.5   Spanish 74 1.5
Widowed 433 10.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 14 0.3
 Female 336 7.9   Other Indo-European languages 6 0.1
Divorced 333 7.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 143 3.4   Asian and Pacific Island languages 32 0.6
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 14 0.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 5,327 100.0
           under 18 years 85 100.0     Total ancestries reported 3,853 72.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 38 44.7   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 8 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 16 0.3
          Civilian population 18 years and over 3,967 100.0   Dutch 37 0.7
Civilian veterans 631 15.9   English 310 5.8
        French (except Basque)¹ 100 1.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 10 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 241 4.5
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,252 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 105 8.4   Hungarian 5 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 2,815 100.0   Irish¹ 446 8.4
With a disability 672 23.9   Italian 11 0.2
 Percent employed 45.8 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 2,143 76.1   Norwegian 6 0.1
 Percent employed 76.6 (X)   Polish 20 0.4
     Population 65 years and over 871 100.0   Portuguese 2 0.0
With a disability 501 57.5   Russian 4 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 135 2.5
        Scottish 78 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 5,048 100.0   Subsaharan African 9 0.2
Same house in 1995 2,856 56.6   Swedish 50 0.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 2,152 42.6   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 898 17.8   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 1,254 24.8   United States or American 1,185 22.2
  Same state 1,066 21.1   Welsh 19 0.4
  Different state 188 3.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 4 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 40 0.8   Other ancestries 1,157 21.7
 
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.

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