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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Buffalo 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 2,032 100.0
      enrolled in school 779 100.0   Native 2,024 99.6
Nursery school, preschool 68 8.7       Born in United States 2,024 99.6
Kindergarten 49 6.3           State of residence 1,901 93.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 409 52.5           Different state 123 6.1
High school (grades 9-12) 204 26.2       Born outside United States 0 0.0
College or graduate school 49 6.3   Foreign born 8 0.4
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 3 0.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 5 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 948 100.0       Not a citizen 3 0.1
Less than 9th grade 86 9.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 256 27.0   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 319 33.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 8 100.0
Some college, no degree 203 21.4   Europe 2 25.0
Associate degree 33 3.5   Asia 3 37.5
Bachelor's degree 40 4.2   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 11 1.2   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 0 0.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 63.9 (X)   Northern America 3 37.5
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 5.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 1,822 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 1,333 100.0   English only 1,592 87.4
Never married 596 44.7   Language other than English 230 12.6
Now married, except separated 476 35.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 29 1.6
Separated 33 2.5   Spanish 21 1.2
Widowed 88 6.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 70 5.3   Other Indo-European languages 3 0.2
Divorced 140 10.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 79 5.9   Asian and Pacific Island languages 2 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 2 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 2,032 100.0
           under 18 years 139 100.0     Total ancestries reported 2,160 106.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 70 50.4   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 14 0.7
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 7 0.3
          Civilian population 18 years and over 1,181 100.0   Dutch 8 0.4
Civilian veterans 153 13.0   English 25 1.2
        French (except Basque)¹ 22 1.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 11 0.5
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 208 10.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 764 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 115 15.1   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 928 100.0   Irish¹ 42 2.1
With a disability 432 46.6   Italian 0 0.0
 Percent employed 25.2 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 496 53.4   Norwegian 64 3.1
 Percent employed 51.2 (X)   Polish 4 0.2
     Population 65 years and over 127 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 68 53.5   Russian 0 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 8 0.4
        Scottish 14 0.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 1,822 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 1,249 68.6   Swedish 5 0.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 571 31.3   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 277 15.2   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 294 16.1   United States or American 22 1.1
  Same state 265 14.5   Welsh 2 0.1
  Different state 29 1.6   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 2 0.1   Other ancestries 1,704 83.9
 
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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