U.S. Beacon June 17, 2024

Dixon, IL

Lee County, Illinois

Latitude: 41.846130     Longitude: -89.485115
Population 15,372 (2005)
Elevation of Dixon, Illinois: 659 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1720162, place: Dixon city, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 3,630 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 276 (7.6%)
Kindergarten: 176 (4.85%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 1,617 (44.55%)
High school (grades 9-12): 959 (26.42%)
College or graduate school: 602 (16.58%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 11,167 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 904 (8.1%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 2,025 (18.13%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 3,574 (32.01%)
Some college, no degree: 2,639 (23.63%)
Associate degree: 603 (5.4%)
Bachelor's degree: 935 (8.37%)
Graduate or professional degree: 487 (4.36%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 73.8%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 13,158 (100%)
Never married: 2,772 (21.07%)
Now married, except separated: 6,988 (53.11%)
Separated: 302 (2.3%)
Total Widowed: 1,076 (8.18%)
Widowed Female: 899 (6.83%)
Total Divorced: 2,020 (15.35%)
Divorced Female: 955 (7.26%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 241 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 101 (41.91%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 12,535 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 1,440 (11.49%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 3,159 (100%)
--With a disability: 170 (5.38%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 7,404 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,256 (16.96%)
----Percent employed: 48.4%
--No disability: 6,148 (83.04%)
----Percent employed: 83%
Population 65 years and over: 2,104 (100%)
--With a disability: 749 (35.6%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 15,168 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 8,170 (53.86%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 6,838 (45.08%)
--Same county: 3,252 (21.44%)
--Different county: 3,586 (23.64%)
----Same state: 2,717 (17.91%)
----Different state: 869 (5.73%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 160 (1.05%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 15,968 (100%)
Native: 15,549 (97.38%)
--Born in United States: 15,441 (100%)
----State of residence: 12,600 (78.91%)
----Different state: 2,841 (17.79%)
--Born outside United States: 108 (0.68%)
Foreign born: 419 (2.62%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 164 (1.03%)
--Naturalized citizen: 192 (1.2%)
--Not a citizen: 227 (1.42%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 419 (100%)
Europe: 129 (30.79%)
Asia: 153 (36.52%)
Africa: 7 (1.67%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 121 (28.88%)
Northern America: 9 (2.15%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 15,168 (100%)
English only: 14,532 (95.81%)
Language other than English: 636 (4.19%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 200 (1.32%)
--Spanish: 283 (1.87%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 99 (0.65%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 199 (1.31%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 21 (0.14%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 117 (0.77%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 70 (0.46%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 15,968 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 14,711% (92.13%)
Arab: 9 (0.06%)
Czech: 62 (0.39%)
Danish: 106 (0.66%)
Dutch: 520 (3.26%)
English: 1,385 (8.67%)
French (except Basque): 432 (2.71%)
French Canadian: 75 (0.47%)
German: 4,355 (27.27%)
Greek: 32 (0.2%)
Hungarian: 143 (0.9%)
Irish: 2,501 (15.66%)
Italian: 453 (2.84%)
Lithuanian: 17 (0.11%)
Norwegian: 349 (2.19%)
Polish: 249 (1.56%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 12 (0.08%)
Scotch-Irish: 200 (1.25%)
Scottish: 292 (1.83%)
Slovak: 15 (0.09%)
Subsaharan African: 12 (0.08%)
Swedish: 511 (3.2%)
Swiss: 120 (0.75%)
Ukrainian: 8 (0.05%)
United States or American: 931 (5.83%)
Welsh: 61 (0.38%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 1,861 (11.65%)

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