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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: White 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 25,267 100.0
      enrolled in school 5,855 100.0   Native 24,373 96.5
Nursery school, preschool 449 7.7       Born in United States 24,297 96.2
Kindergarten 371 6.3           State of residence 19,057 75.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3,015 51.5           Different state 5,240 20.7
High school (grades 9-12) 1,509 25.8       Born outside United States 76 0.3
College or graduate school 511 8.7   Foreign born 894 3.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 518 2.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 231 0.9
  Population 25 years and over 16,829 100.0       Not a citizen 663 2.6
Less than 9th grade 781 4.6        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,234 13.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 8,021 47.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 894 100.0
Some college, no degree 3,181 18.9   Europe 54 6.0
Associate degree 851 5.1   Asia 79 8.8
Bachelor's degree 1,014 6.0   Africa 25 2.8
Graduate or professional degree 747 4.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 688 77.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 82.1 (X)   Northern America 48 5.4
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 23,686 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 19,915 100.0   English only 21,980 92.8
Never married 3,788 19.0   Language other than English 1,706 7.2
Now married, except separated 12,161 61.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 897 3.8
Separated 211 1.1   Spanish 1,323 5.6
Widowed 1,650 8.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 765 3.2
 Female 1,347 6.8   Other Indo-European languages 282 1.2
Divorced 2,105 10.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 66 0.3
 Female 1,104 5.5   Asian and Pacific Island languages 76 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 54 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 25,267 100.0
           under 18 years 341 100.0     Total ancestries reported 22,796 90.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 136 39.9   Arab 50 0.2
        Czech¹ 41 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 91 0.4
          Civilian population 18 years and over 18,775 100.0   Dutch 882 3.5
Civilian veterans 2,738 14.6   English 2,259 8.9
        French (except Basque)¹ 895 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 172 0.7
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 6,115 24.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,699 100.0   Greek 31 0.1
With a disability 386 6.8   Hungarian 82 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 14,164 100.0   Irish¹ 2,613 10.3
With a disability 3,270 23.1   Italian 452 1.8
 Percent employed 66.0 (X)   Lithuanian 24 0.1
No disability 10,894 76.9   Norwegian 149 0.6
 Percent employed 84.4 (X)   Polish 363 1.4
     Population 65 years and over 3,547 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 1,578 44.5   Russian 3 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 356 1.4
        Scottish 407 1.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 38 0.2
  Population 5 years and over 23,686 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 14,043 59.3   Swedish 273 1.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 9,337 39.4   Swiss 100 0.4
 Same county 4,845 20.5   Ukrainian 26 0.1
 Different county 4,492 19.0   United States or American 3,658 14.5
  Same state 3,062 12.9   Welsh 160 0.6
  Different state 1,430 6.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 306 1.3   Other ancestries 3,556 14.1
 
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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