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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Jack 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 8,763 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,103 100.0   Native 8,522 97.2
Nursery school, preschool 83 3.9       Born in United States 8,505 97.1
Kindergarten 137 6.5           State of residence 7,265 82.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 968 46.0           Different state 1,240 14.2
High school (grades 9-12) 600 28.5       Born outside United States 17 0.2
College or graduate school 315 15.0   Foreign born 241 2.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 98 1.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 85 1.0
  Population 25 years and over 5,830 100.0       Not a citizen 156 1.8
Less than 9th grade 474 8.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 939 16.1   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,131 36.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 241 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,289 22.1   Europe 10 4.1
Associate degree 249 4.3   Asia 27 11.2
Bachelor's degree 528 9.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 220 3.8   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 204 84.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 75.8 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 12.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 8,266 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 7,094 100.0   English only 7,720 93.4
Never married 884 12.5   Language other than English 546 6.6
Now married, except separated 4,788 67.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 217 2.6
Separated 246 3.5   Spanish 497 6.0
Widowed 545 7.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 212 2.6
 Female 357 5.0   Other Indo-European languages 34 0.4
Divorced 631 8.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5 0.1
 Female 365 5.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 13 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 8,763 100.0
           under 18 years 145 100.0     Total ancestries reported 5,973 68.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 93 64.1   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 6 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 0 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 6,706 100.0   Dutch 146 1.7
Civilian veterans 799 11.9   English 692 7.9
        French (except Basque)¹ 108 1.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 8 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 508 5.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,827 100.0   Greek 4 0.0
With a disability 175 9.6   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 4,082 100.0   Irish¹ 772 8.8
With a disability 964 23.6   Italian 65 0.7
 Percent employed 56.5 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 3,118 76.4   Norwegian 21 0.2
 Percent employed 75.0 (X)   Polish 30 0.3
     Population 65 years and over 1,251 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 535 42.8   Russian 7 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 158 1.8
        Scottish 110 1.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 2 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 8,266 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 4,158 50.3   Swedish 23 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 3,818 46.2   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 1,355 16.4   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 2,463 29.8   United States or American 1,630 18.6
  Same state 1,977 23.9   Welsh 23 0.3
  Different state 486 5.9   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 12 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 290 3.5   Other ancestries 1,648 18.8
 
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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