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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Madison 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 276,700 100.0
      enrolled in school 78,591 100.0   Native 265,724 96.0
Nursery school, preschool 5,701 7.3       Born in United States 261,411 94.5
Kindergarten 4,172 5.3           State of residence 153,819 55.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 32,854 41.8           Different state 107,592 38.9
High school (grades 9-12) 14,652 18.6       Born outside United States 4,313 1.6
College or graduate school 21,212 27.0   Foreign born 10,976 4.0
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 5,056 1.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 4,820 1.7
  Population 25 years and over 180,389 100.0       Not a citizen 6,156 2.2
Less than 9th grade 8,389 4.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17,919 9.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 39,591 21.9     Total (excluding born at sea) 10,976 100.0
Some college, no degree 41,649 23.1   Europe 2,749 25.0
Associate degree 11,027 6.1   Asia 4,218 38.4
Bachelor's degree 40,961 22.7   Africa 834 7.6
Graduate or professional degree 20,853 11.6   Oceania 73 0.7
        Latin America 2,476 22.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 85.4 (X)   Northern America 626 5.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 34.3 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 257,992 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 217,347 100.0   English only 243,863 94.5
Never married 50,124 23.1   Language other than English 14,129 5.5
Now married, except separated 126,798 58.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5,037 2.0
Separated 4,275 2.0   Spanish 5,277 2.0
Widowed 12,463 5.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 2,114 0.8
 Female 10,394 4.8   Other Indo-European languages 4,868 1.9
Divorced 23,687 10.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,141 0.4
 Female 13,801 6.3   Asian and Pacific Island languages 3,045 1.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,530 0.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 276,700 100.0
           under 18 years 5,224 100.0     Total ancestries reported 256,478 92.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 2,731 52.3   Arab 647 0.2
        Czech¹ 810 0.3
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 618 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 204,803 100.0   Dutch 2,995 1.1
Civilian veterans 32,861 16.0   English 29,462 10.6
        French (except Basque)¹ 5,428 2.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 1,139 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 26,287 9.5
     Population 5 to 20 years 63,563 100.0   Greek 418 0.2
With a disability 5,020 7.9   Hungarian 522 0.2
     Population 21 to 64 years 162,230 100.0   Irish¹ 25,614 9.3
With a disability 27,889 17.2   Italian 5,206 1.9
 Percent employed 58.3 (X)   Lithuanian 253 0.1
No disability 134,341 82.8   Norwegian 1,798 0.6
 Percent employed 79.1 (X)   Polish 3,003 1.1
     Population 65 years and over 29,075 100.0   Portuguese 188 0.1
With a disability 12,472 42.9   Russian 749 0.3
        Scotch-Irish 7,523 2.7
        Scottish 5,861 2.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 244 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 257,992 100.0   Subsaharan African 1,928 0.7
Same house in 1995 129,993 50.4   Swedish 1,673 0.6
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 122,776 47.6   Swiss 415 0.1
 Same county 73,036 28.3   Ukrainian 295 0.1
 Different county 49,740 19.3   United States or American 39,271 14.2
  Same state 16,277 6.3   Welsh 1,733 0.6
  Different state 33,463 13.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 1,491 0.5
Elsewhere in 1995 5,223 2.0   Other ancestries 90,907 32.9
 
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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