U.S. Beacon June 17, 2024

Columbia, IL

Monroe County, Illinois

Latitude: 38.449172     Longitude: -90.208500
Population 8,902 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1715833, place: Columbia city, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 2,154 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 176 (8.17%)
Kindergarten: 90 (4.18%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 994 (46.15%)
High school (grades 9-12): 468 (21.73%)
College or graduate school: 426 (19.78%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 5,494 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 279 (5.08%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 277 (5.04%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,433 (26.08%)
Some college, no degree: 1,513 (27.54%)
Associate degree: 426 (7.75%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,024 (18.64%)
Graduate or professional degree: 542 (9.87%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 89.9%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 28.5%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 6,344 (100%)
Never married: 1,150 (18.13%)
Now married, except separated: 4,117 (64.9%)
Separated: 90 (1.42%)
Total Widowed: 404 (6.37%)
Widowed Female: 344 (5.42%)
Total Divorced: 583 (9.19%)
Divorced Female: 316 (4.98%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 10 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 5 (50%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 6,010 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 871 (14.49%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 1,711 (100%)
--With a disability: 102 (5.96%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 4,467 (100%)
--With a disability: 416 (9.31%)
----Percent employed: 75.2%
--No disability: 4,051 (90.69%)
----Percent employed: 84.3%
Population 65 years and over: 1,171 (100%)
--With a disability: 290 (24.77%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 7,475 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 4,534 (60.66%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 2,913 (38.97%)
--Same county: 1,097 (14.68%)
--Different county: 1,816 (24.29%)
----Same state: 935 (12.51%)
----Different state: 881 (11.79%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 28 (0.37%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 8,012 (100%)
Native: 7,928 (98.95%)
--Born in United States: 7,928 (100%)
----State of residence: 4,196 (52.37%)
----Different state: 3,732 (46.58%)
--Born outside United States: 0 (0%)
Foreign born: 84 (1.05%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 47 (0.59%)
--Naturalized citizen: 44 (0.55%)
--Not a citizen: 40 (0.5%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 84 (100%)
Europe: 37 (44.05%)
Asia: 0 (0%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 20 (23.81%)
Northern America: 27 (32.14%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 7,475 (100%)
English only: 7,237 (96.82%)
Language other than English: 238 (3.18%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 84 (1.12%)
--Spanish: 118 (1.58%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 58 (0.78%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 111 (1.48%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 26 (0.35%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 8,012 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 9,148% (114.18%)
Arab: 7 (0.09%)
Czech: 63 (0.79%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 67 (0.84%)
English: 803 (10.02%)
French (except Basque): 549 (6.85%)
French Canadian: 43 (0.54%)
German: 3,985 (49.74%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 157 (1.96%)
Irish: 1,284 (16.03%)
Italian: 301 (3.76%)
Lithuanian: 18 (0.22%)
Norwegian: 44 (0.55%)
Polish: 266 (3.32%)
Portuguese: 17 (0.21%)
Russian: 17 (0.21%)
Scotch-Irish: 190 (2.37%)
Scottish: 52 (0.65%)
Slovak: 37 (0.46%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 92 (1.15%)
Swiss: 50 (0.62%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 393 (4.91%)
Welsh: 112 (1.4%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 601 (7.5%)

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