U.S. Beacon August 18, 2022

Mount Carmel, IL

Wabash County, Illinois

Latitude: 38.414859     Longitude: -87.768596
Population 7,690 (2005)
Elevation of Mount Carmel, Illinois: 450 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1750868, place: Mount Carmel city, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,999 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 142 (7.1%)
Kindergarten: 104 (5.2%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 817 (40.87%)
High school (grades 9-12): 478 (23.91%)
College or graduate school: 458 (22.91%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 5,293 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 399 (7.54%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 675 (12.75%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,562 (29.51%)
Some college, no degree: 1,284 (24.26%)
Associate degree: 689 (13.02%)
Bachelor's degree: 448 (8.46%)
Graduate or professional degree: 236 (4.46%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 79.7%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 12.9%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 6,447 (100%)
Never married: 1,423 (22.07%)
Now married, except separated: 3,565 (55.3%)
Separated: 80 (1.24%)
Total Widowed: 598 (9.28%)
Widowed Female: 494 (7.66%)
Total Divorced: 781 (12.11%)
Divorced Female: 478 (7.41%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 120 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 70 (58.33%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 6,072 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 959 (15.79%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 1,795 (100%)
--With a disability: 155 (8.64%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 4,159 (100%)
--With a disability: 765 (18.39%)
----Percent employed: 56.1%
--No disability: 3,394 (81.61%)
----Percent employed: 81.5%
Population 65 years and over: 1,362 (100%)
--With a disability: 568 (41.7%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 7,473 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 4,398 (58.85%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 3,049 (40.8%)
--Same county: 1,768 (23.66%)
--Different county: 1,281 (17.14%)
----Same state: 540 (7.23%)
----Different state: 741 (9.92%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 26 (0.35%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 7,974 (100%)
Native: 7,923 (99.36%)
--Born in United States: 7,906 (100%)
----State of residence: 4,702 (58.97%)
----Different state: 3,204 (40.18%)
--Born outside United States: 17 (0.21%)
Foreign born: 51 (0.64%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 6 (0.08%)
--Naturalized citizen: 45 (0.56%)
--Not a citizen: 6 (0.08%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 51 (100%)
Europe: 29 (56.86%)
Asia: 18 (35.29%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 4 (7.84%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 7,473 (100%)
English only: 7,235 (96.82%)
Language other than English: 238 (3.18%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 69 (0.92%)
--Spanish: 96 (1.28%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 32 (0.43%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 142 (1.9%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 37 (0.5%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 7,974 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 6,777% (84.99%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 161 (2.02%)
English: 745 (9.34%)
French (except Basque): 279 (3.5%)
French Canadian: 4 (0.05%)
German: 1,957 (24.54%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 863 (10.82%)
Italian: 129 (1.62%)
Lithuanian: 8 (0.1%)
Norwegian: 29 (0.36%)
Polish: 42 (0.53%)
Portuguese: 20 (0.25%)
Russian: 16 (0.2%)
Scotch-Irish: 78 (0.98%)
Scottish: 80 (1%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 81 (1.02%)
Swiss: 37 (0.46%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 1,391 (17.44%)
Welsh: 41 (0.51%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 816 (10.23%)

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