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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Storey 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 3,399 100.0
      enrolled in school 665 100.0   Native 3,325 97.8
Nursery school, preschool 8 1.2       Born in United States 3,295 96.9
Kindergarten 27 4.1           State of residence 780 22.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 323 48.6           Different state 2,515 74.0
High school (grades 9-12) 163 24.5       Born outside United States 30 0.9
College or graduate school 144 21.7   Foreign born 74 2.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 30 0.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 46 1.4
  Population 25 years and over 2,540 100.0       Not a citizen 28 0.8
Less than 9th grade 50 2.0        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 287 11.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 754 29.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 74 100.0
Some college, no degree 847 33.3   Europe 36 48.6
Associate degree 146 5.7   Asia 19 25.7
Bachelor's degree 311 12.2   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 145 5.7   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 19 25.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 86.7 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 18.0 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 3,251 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 2,885 100.0   English only 2,957 91.0
Never married 520 18.0   Language other than English 294 9.0
Now married, except separated 1,725 59.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 56 1.7
Separated 50 1.7   Spanish 120 3.7
Widowed 182 6.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 16 0.5
 Female 134 4.6   Other Indo-European languages 103 3.2
Divorced 408 14.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 15 0.5
 Female 199 6.9   Asian and Pacific Island languages 34 1.0
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 14 0.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 3,399 100.0
           under 18 years 68 100.0     Total ancestries reported 3,605 106.1
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 44 64.7   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 44 1.3
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 104 3.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 2,746 100.0   Dutch 69 2.0
Civilian veterans 608 22.1   English 471 13.9
        French (except Basque)¹ 215 6.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 52 1.5
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 584 17.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 647 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 68 10.5   Hungarian 24 0.7
     Population 21 to 64 years 2,146 100.0   Irish¹ 503 14.8
With a disability 548 25.5   Italian 168 4.9
 Percent employed 61.1 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 1,598 74.5   Norwegian 120 3.5
 Percent employed 76.8 (X)   Polish 44 1.3
     Population 65 years and over 454 100.0   Portuguese 51 1.5
With a disability 224 49.3   Russian 0 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 72 2.1
        Scottish 184 5.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 3,251 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 1,597 49.1   Swedish 109 3.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 1,614 49.6   Swiss 12 0.4
 Same county 147 4.5   Ukrainian 9 0.3
 Different county 1,467 45.1   United States or American 142 4.2
  Same state 761 23.4   Welsh 48 1.4
  Different state 706 21.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 40 1.2   Other ancestries 580 17.1
 
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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