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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Foard 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 1,622 100.0
      enrolled in school 402 100.0   Native 1,596 98.4
Nursery school, preschool 26 6.5       Born in United States 1,594 98.3
Kindergarten 30 7.5           State of residence 1,349 83.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 194 48.3           Different state 245 15.1
High school (grades 9-12) 112 27.9       Born outside United States 2 0.1
College or graduate school 40 10.0   Foreign born 26 1.6
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 4 0.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 14 0.9
  Population 25 years and over 1,116 100.0       Not a citizen 12 0.7
Less than 9th grade 138 12.4        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 197 17.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 392 35.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 26 100.0
Some college, no degree 255 22.8   Europe 4 15.4
Associate degree 17 1.5   Asia 3 11.5
Bachelor's degree 84 7.5   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 33 3.0   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 19 73.1
Percent high school graduate or higher 70.0 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 1,528 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 1,281 100.0   English only 1,337 87.5
Never married 203 15.8   Language other than English 191 12.5
Now married, except separated 781 61.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 48 3.1
Separated 19 1.5   Spanish 177 11.6
Widowed 175 13.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 46 3.0
 Female 155 12.1   Other Indo-European languages 9 0.6
Divorced 103 8.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 65 5.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 5 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 2 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 1,622 100.0
           under 18 years 17 100.0     Total ancestries reported 1,270 78.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 12 70.6   Arab 3 0.2
        Czech¹ 32 2.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 0 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 1,200 100.0   Dutch 40 2.5
Civilian veterans 127 10.6   English 119 7.3
        French (except Basque)¹ 15 0.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 5 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 133 8.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 367 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 37 10.1   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 778 100.0   Irish¹ 103 6.4
With a disability 286 36.8   Italian 13 0.8
 Percent employed 59.4 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 492 63.2   Norwegian 0 0.0
 Percent employed 81.7 (X)   Polish 0 0.0
     Population 65 years and over 340 100.0   Portuguese 3 0.2
With a disability 171 50.3   Russian 0 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 43 2.7
        Scottish 24 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 1,528 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 968 63.4   Swedish 4 0.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 558 36.5   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 260 17.0   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 298 19.5   United States or American 212 13.1
  Same state 251 16.4   Welsh 1 0.1
  Different state 47 3.1   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 2 0.1   Other ancestries 520 32.1
 
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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