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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Custer 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 11,793 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,835 100.0   Native 11,744 99.6
Nursery school, preschool 147 5.2       Born in United States 11,717 99.4
Kindergarten 179 6.3           State of residence 9,873 83.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,514 53.4           Different state 1,844 15.6
High school (grades 9-12) 827 29.2       Born outside United States 27 0.2
College or graduate school 168 5.9   Foreign born 49 0.4
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 17 0.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 18 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 8,026 100.0       Not a citizen 31 0.3
Less than 9th grade 376 4.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 631 7.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 3,114 38.8     Total (excluding born at sea) 49 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,028 25.3   Europe 17 34.7
Associate degree 585 7.3   Asia 4 8.2
Bachelor's degree 935 11.6   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 357 4.4   Oceania 3 6.1
        Latin America 23 46.9
Percent high school graduate or higher 87.5 (X)   Northern America 2 4.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 16.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 11,134 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 9,277 100.0   English only 10,813 97.1
Never married 1,541 16.6   Language other than English 321 2.9
Now married, except separated 6,187 66.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 96 0.9
Separated 75 0.8   Spanish 220 2.0
Widowed 848 9.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 65 0.6
 Female 713 7.7   Other Indo-European languages 69 0.6
Divorced 626 6.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 15 0.1
 Female 317 3.4   Asian and Pacific Island languages 16 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 4 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 11,793 100.0
           under 18 years 125 100.0     Total ancestries reported 12,754 108.1
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 112 89.6   Arab 38 0.3
        Czech¹ 476 4.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 379 3.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 8,695 100.0   Dutch 358 3.0
Civilian veterans 1,298 14.9   English 1,623 13.8
        French (except Basque)¹ 301 2.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 40 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 4,149 35.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,718 100.0   Greek 10 0.1
With a disability 179 6.6   Hungarian 6 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 5,910 100.0   Irish¹ 1,860 15.8
With a disability 945 16.0   Italian 92 0.8
 Percent employed 67.6 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 4,965 84.0   Norwegian 316 2.7
 Percent employed 85.2 (X)   Polish 259 2.2
     Population 65 years and over 2,314 100.0   Portuguese 6 0.1
With a disability 848 36.6   Russian 30 0.3
        Scotch-Irish 274 2.3
        Scottish 216 1.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 11,134 100.0   Subsaharan African 7 0.1
Same house in 1995 7,101 63.8   Swedish 649 5.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,008 36.0   Swiss 91 0.8
 Same county 2,192 19.7   Ukrainian 2 0.0
 Different county 1,816 16.3   United States or American 765 6.5
  Same state 1,219 10.9   Welsh 68 0.6
  Different state 597 5.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 25 0.2   Other ancestries 739 6.3
 
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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