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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Lincoln 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 10,184 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,355 100.0   Native 10,061 98.8
Nursery school, preschool 148 6.3       Born in United States 9,965 97.8
Kindergarten 126 5.4           State of residence 6,528 64.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,199 50.9           Different state 3,437 33.7
High school (grades 9-12) 655 27.8       Born outside United States 96 0.9
College or graduate school 227 9.6   Foreign born 123 1.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 27 0.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 90 0.9
  Population 25 years and over 7,117 100.0       Not a citizen 33 0.3
Less than 9th grade 242 3.4        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 716 10.1   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,225 31.3     Total (excluding born at sea) 123 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,014 28.3   Europe 58 47.2
Associate degree 583 8.2   Asia 14 11.4
Bachelor's degree 1,005 14.1   Africa 2 1.6
Graduate or professional degree 332 4.7   Oceania 19 15.4
        Latin America 7 5.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 86.5 (X)   Northern America 23 18.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 18.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 9,607 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 8,123 100.0   English only 9,329 97.1
Never married 1,267 15.6   Language other than English 278 2.9
Now married, except separated 5,344 65.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 59 0.6
Separated 87 1.1   Spanish 160 1.7
Widowed 616 7.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 34 0.4
 Female 471 5.8   Other Indo-European languages 104 1.1
Divorced 809 10.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 20 0.2
 Female 414 5.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 8 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 5 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 10,184 100.0
           under 18 years 117 100.0     Total ancestries reported 10,710 105.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 65 55.6   Arab 8 0.1
        Czech¹ 77 0.8
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 206 2.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 7,591 100.0   Dutch 207 2.0
Civilian veterans 1,496 19.7   English 1,272 12.5
        French (except Basque)¹ 394 3.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 108 1.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 3,368 33.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,217 100.0   Greek 6 0.1
With a disability 202 9.1   Hungarian 5 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 5,436 100.0   Irish¹ 1,013 9.9
With a disability 1,054 19.4   Italian 227 2.2
 Percent employed 46.0 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 4,382 80.6   Norwegian 448 4.4
 Percent employed 76.0 (X)   Polish 93 0.9
     Population 65 years and over 1,827 100.0   Portuguese 26 0.3
With a disability 827 45.3   Russian 126 1.2
        Scotch-Irish 180 1.8
        Scottish 247 2.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 12 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 9,607 100.0   Subsaharan African 9 0.1
Same house in 1995 5,668 59.0   Swedish 392 3.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 3,844 40.0   Swiss 68 0.7
 Same county 1,480 15.4   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 2,364 24.6   United States or American 714 7.0
  Same state 1,706 17.8   Welsh 114 1.1
  Different state 658 6.8   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 95 1.0   Other ancestries 1,390 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.

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