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Palestine, IL

Crawford County, Illinois

Latitude: 39.002214     Longitude: -87.612110
Population 1,342 (2005)
Elevation of Palestine, Illinois: 450 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1757277, place: Palestine village, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 317 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 27 (8.52%)
Kindergarten: 16 (5.05%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 160 (50.47%)
High school (grades 9-12): 74 (23.34%)
College or graduate school: 40 (12.62%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 915 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 63 (6.89%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 128 (13.99%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 337 (36.83%)
Some college, no degree: 216 (23.61%)
Associate degree: 82 (8.96%)
Bachelor's degree: 49 (5.36%)
Graduate or professional degree: 40 (4.37%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 79.1%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 1,080 (100%)
Never married: 179 (16.57%)
Now married, except separated: 638 (59.07%)
Separated: 16 (1.48%)
Total Widowed: 107 (9.91%)
Widowed Female: 93 (8.61%)
Total Divorced: 140 (12.96%)
Divorced Female: 89 (8.24%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 12 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 5 (41.67%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 1,025 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 170 (16.59%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 303 (100%)
--With a disability: 29 (9.57%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 690 (100%)
--With a disability: 165 (23.91%)
----Percent employed: 66.7%
--No disability: 525 (76.09%)
----Percent employed: 78.3%
Population 65 years and over: 276 (100%)
--With a disability: 119 (43.12%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 1,269 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 718 (56.58%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 547 (43.1%)
--Same county: 346 (27.27%)
--Different county: 201 (15.84%)
----Same state: 62 (4.89%)
----Different state: 139 (10.95%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 4 (0.32%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 1,368 (100%)
Native: 1,358 (99.27%)
--Born in United States: 1,352 (100%)
----State of residence: 923 (67.47%)
----Different state: 429 (31.36%)
--Born outside United States: 6 (0.44%)
Foreign born: 10 (0.73%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 5 (0.37%)
--Naturalized citizen: 2 (0.15%)
--Not a citizen: 8 (0.58%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 10 (100%)
Europe: 0 (0%)
Asia: 2 (20%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 8 (80%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 1,269 (100%)
English only: 1,247 (98.27%)
Language other than English: 22 (1.73%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 13 (1.02%)
--Spanish: 16 (1.26%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 13 (1.02%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 6 (0.47%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 1,368 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 1,070% (78.22%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 2 (0.15%)
Dutch: 25 (1.83%)
English: 140 (10.23%)
French (except Basque): 36 (2.63%)
French Canadian: 2 (0.15%)
German: 201 (14.69%)
Greek: 2 (0.15%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 177 (12.94%)
Italian: 13 (0.95%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 2 (0.15%)
Polish: 2 (0.15%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 2 (0.15%)
Scotch-Irish: 19 (1.39%)
Scottish: 16 (1.17%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 9 (0.66%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 262 (19.15%)
Welsh: 2 (0.15%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 158 (11.55%)

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