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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Weston 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 6,644 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,585 100.0   Native 6,593 99.2
Nursery school, preschool 76 4.8       Born in United States 6,574 98.9
Kindergarten 87 5.5           State of residence 2,968 44.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 748 47.2           Different state 3,606 54.3
High school (grades 9-12) 475 30.0       Born outside United States 19 0.3
College or graduate school 199 12.6   Foreign born 51 0.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 11 0.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 20 0.3
  Population 25 years and over 4,554 100.0       Not a citizen 31 0.5
Less than 9th grade 249 5.5        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 425 9.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,831 40.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 51 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,112 24.4   Europe 16 31.4
Associate degree 277 6.1   Asia 18 35.3
Bachelor's degree 461 10.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 199 4.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 11 21.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 85.2 (X)   Northern America 6 11.8
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 14.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 6,304 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 5,433 100.0   English only 6,190 98.2
Never married 918 16.9   Language other than English 114 1.8
Now married, except separated 3,596 66.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 37 0.6
Separated 40 0.7   Spanish 51 0.8
Widowed 424 7.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 27 0.4
 Female 353 6.5   Other Indo-European languages 50 0.8
Divorced 455 8.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 6 0.1
 Female 209 3.8   Asian and Pacific Island languages 10 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 4 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 6,644 100.0
           under 18 years 71 100.0     Total ancestries reported 7,831 117.9
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 59 83.1   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 57 0.9
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 110 1.7
          Civilian population 18 years and over 5,046 100.0   Dutch 244 3.7
Civilian veterans 846 16.8   English 1,095 16.5
        French (except Basque)¹ 255 3.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 21 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,259 34.0
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,487 100.0   Greek 12 0.2
With a disability 78 5.2   Hungarian 53 0.8
     Population 21 to 64 years 3,579 100.0   Irish¹ 969 14.6
With a disability 695 19.4   Italian 160 2.4
 Percent employed 56.5 (X)   Lithuanian 2 0.0
No disability 2,884 80.6   Norwegian 358 5.4
 Percent employed 79.3 (X)   Polish 188 2.8
     Population 65 years and over 971 100.0   Portuguese 2 0.0
With a disability 470 48.4   Russian 64 1.0
        Scotch-Irish 187 2.8
        Scottish 159 2.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 4 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 6,304 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 3,954 62.7   Swedish 348 5.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 2,309 36.6   Swiss 25 0.4
 Same county 1,189 18.9   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 1,120 17.8   United States or American 381 5.7
  Same state 561 8.9   Welsh 50 0.8
  Different state 559 8.9   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 41 0.7   Other ancestries 828 12.5
 
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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