U.S. Beacon June 14, 2024

Arcola, IL

Douglas County, Illinois

Latitude: 39.683545     Longitude: -88.305844
Population 2,662 (2005)
Elevation of Arcola, Illinois: 678 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1701881, place: Arcola city, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 680 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 62 (9.12%)
Kindergarten: 17 (2.5%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 317 (46.62%)
High school (grades 9-12): 184 (27.06%)
College or graduate school: 100 (14.71%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 1,703 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 228 (13.39%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 170 (9.98%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 649 (38.11%)
Some college, no degree: 326 (19.14%)
Associate degree: 107 (6.28%)
Bachelor's degree: 142 (8.34%)
Graduate or professional degree: 81 (4.76%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 76.6%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 2,085 (100%)
Never married: 436 (20.91%)
Now married, except separated: 1,313 (62.97%)
Separated: 3 (0.14%)
Total Widowed: 134 (6.43%)
Widowed Female: 134 (6.43%)
Total Divorced: 199 (9.54%)
Divorced Female: 117 (5.61%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 28 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 17 (60.71%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 1,937 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 182 (9.4%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 596 (100%)
--With a disability: 28 (4.7%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 1,461 (100%)
--With a disability: 205 (14.03%)
----Percent employed: 44.4%
--No disability: 1,256 (85.97%)
----Percent employed: 82.2%
Population 65 years and over: 383 (100%)
--With a disability: 157 (40.99%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 2,440 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 1,672 (68.52%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 720 (29.51%)
--Same county: 393 (16.11%)
--Different county: 327 (13.4%)
----Same state: 270 (11.07%)
----Different state: 57 (2.34%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 48 (1.97%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 2,644 (100%)
Native: 2,319 (87.71%)
--Born in United States: 2,311 (100%)
----State of residence: 1,984 (75.04%)
----Different state: 327 (12.37%)
--Born outside United States: 8 (0.3%)
Foreign born: 325 (12.29%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 203 (7.68%)
--Naturalized citizen: 56 (2.12%)
--Not a citizen: 269 (10.17%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 325 (100%)
Europe: 4 (1.23%)
Asia: 2 (0.62%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 319 (98.15%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 2,440 (100%)
English only: 1,985 (81.35%)
Language other than English: 455 (18.65%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 313 (12.83%)
--Spanish: 414 (16.97%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 301 (12.34%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 39 (1.6%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 10 (0.41%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 2 (0.08%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2 (0.08%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 2,644 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 2,195% (83.02%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 15 (0.57%)
Danish: 4 (0.15%)
Dutch: 40 (1.51%)
English: 260 (9.83%)
French (except Basque): 35 (1.32%)
French Canadian: 0 (0%)
German: 460 (17.4%)
Greek: 5 (0.19%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 193 (7.3%)
Italian: 47 (1.78%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 10 (0.38%)
Polish: 4 (0.15%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 45 (1.7%)
Scottish: 71 (2.69%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 3 (0.11%)
Swiss: 36 (1.36%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 401 (15.17%)
Welsh: 4 (0.15%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 562 (21.26%)

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