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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Door 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 27,961 100.0
      enrolled in school 5,892 100.0   Native 27,538 98.5
Nursery school, preschool 338 5.7       Born in United States 27,481 98.3
Kindergarten 297 5.0           State of residence 20,957 75.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,990 50.7           Different state 6,524 23.3
High school (grades 9-12) 1,631 27.7       Born outside United States 57 0.2
College or graduate school 636 10.8   Foreign born 423 1.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 98 0.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 285 1.0
  Population 25 years and over 20,062 100.0       Not a citizen 138 0.5
Less than 9th grade 923 4.6        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,530 7.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 7,741 38.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 423 100.0
Some college, no degree 4,246 21.2   Europe 233 55.1
Associate degree 1,328 6.6   Asia 55 13.0
Bachelor's degree 2,935 14.6   Africa 7 1.7
Graduate or professional degree 1,359 6.8   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 77 18.2
Percent high school graduate or higher 87.8 (X)   Northern America 51 12.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 21.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 26,657 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 23,063 100.0   English only 25,534 95.8
Never married 4,743 20.6   Language other than English 1,123 4.2
Now married, except separated 14,227 61.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 329 1.2
Separated 107 0.5   Spanish 462 1.7
Widowed 1,959 8.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 182 0.7
 Female 1,653 7.2   Other Indo-European languages 601 2.3
Divorced 2,027 8.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 110 0.4
 Female 1,084 4.7   Asian and Pacific Island languages 35 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 16 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 27,961 100.0
           under 18 years 203 100.0     Total ancestries reported 35,999 128.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 109 53.7   Arab 36 0.1
        Czech¹ 857 3.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 460 1.6
          Civilian population 18 years and over 21,795 100.0   Dutch 637 2.3
Civilian veterans 3,255 14.9   English 2,101 7.5
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,508 5.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 611 2.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 12,913 46.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,644 100.0   Greek 43 0.2
With a disability 384 6.8   Hungarian 84 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 15,702 100.0   Irish¹ 2,956 10.6
With a disability 2,228 14.2   Italian 567 2.0
 Percent employed 67.2 (X)   Lithuanian 61 0.2
No disability 13,474 85.8   Norwegian 2,677 9.6
 Percent employed 79.6 (X)   Polish 1,490 5.3
     Population 65 years and over 4,977 100.0   Portuguese 22 0.1
With a disability 1,594 32.0   Russian 89 0.3
        Scotch-Irish 277 1.0
        Scottish 358 1.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 42 0.2
  Population 5 years and over 26,657 100.0   Subsaharan African 6 0.0
Same house in 1995 17,092 64.1   Swedish 1,499 5.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 9,500 35.6   Swiss 124 0.4
 Same county 5,189 19.5   Ukrainian 20 0.1
 Different county 4,311 16.2   United States or American 901 3.2
  Same state 2,522 9.5   Welsh 109 0.4
  Different state 1,789 6.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 4 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 65 0.2   Other ancestries 5,547 19.8
 
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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