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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Calhoun 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 20,647 100.0
      enrolled in school 5,469 100.0   Native 18,891 91.5
Nursery school, preschool 373 6.8       Born in United States 18,675 90.4
Kindergarten 356 6.5           State of residence 15,899 77.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,783 50.9           Different state 2,776 13.4
High school (grades 9-12) 1,416 25.9       Born outside United States 216 1.0
College or graduate school 541 9.9   Foreign born 1,756 8.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 958 4.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 554 2.7
  Population 25 years and over 13,012 100.0       Not a citizen 1,202 5.8
Less than 9th grade 1,749 13.4        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,280 17.5   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 4,313 33.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,756 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,507 19.3   Europe 13 0.7
Associate degree 593 4.6   Asia 512 29.2
Bachelor's degree 1,049 8.1   Africa 5 0.3
Graduate or professional degree 521 4.0   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 1,217 69.3
Percent high school graduate or higher 69.0 (X)   Northern America 9 0.5
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 12.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 19,083 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 15,684 100.0   English only 12,824 67.2
Never married 3,169 20.2   Language other than English 6,259 32.8
Now married, except separated 9,211 58.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,971 10.3
Separated 413 2.6   Spanish 5,498 28.8
Widowed 1,069 6.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,619 8.5
 Female 801 5.1   Other Indo-European languages 133 0.7
Divorced 1,822 11.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 14 0.1
 Female 875 5.6   Asian and Pacific Island languages 610 3.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 338 1.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 20,647 100.0
           under 18 years 542 100.0     Total ancestries reported 18,232 88.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 319 58.9   Arab 21 0.1
        Czech¹ 746 3.6
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 28 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 14,724 100.0   Dutch 94 0.5
Civilian veterans 2,222 15.1   English 1,177 5.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 347 1.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 17 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,251 10.9
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,189 100.0   Greek 8 0.0
With a disability 327 6.3   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 11,073 100.0   Irish¹ 1,414 6.8
With a disability 2,363 21.3   Italian 192 0.9
 Percent employed 54.3 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 8,710 78.7   Norwegian 84 0.4
 Percent employed 70.3 (X)   Polish 199 1.0
     Population 65 years and over 2,652 100.0   Portuguese 19 0.1
With a disability 1,141 43.0   Russian 28 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 279 1.4
        Scottish 176 0.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 19,083 100.0   Subsaharan African 19 0.1
Same house in 1995 11,375 59.6   Swedish 114 0.6
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 7,250 38.0   Swiss 14 0.1
 Same county 4,606 24.1   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 2,644 13.9   United States or American 1,468 7.1
  Same state 2,086 10.9   Welsh 53 0.3
  Different state 558 2.9   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 11 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 458 2.4   Other ancestries 9,473 45.9
 
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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