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Palos Park, IL

Cook County, Illinois

Latitude: 41.665682     Longitude: -87.836633
Population 4,757 (2005)
Elevation of Palos Park, Illinois: 700 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1757407, place: Palos Park village, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,042 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 78 (7.49%)
Kindergarten: 49 (4.7%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 459 (44.05%)
High school (grades 9-12): 208 (19.96%)
College or graduate school: 248 (23.8%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 3,407 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 52 (1.53%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 142 (4.17%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 811 (23.8%)
Some college, no degree: 658 (19.31%)
Associate degree: 203 (5.96%)
Bachelor's degree: 872 (25.59%)
Graduate or professional degree: 669 (19.64%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 94.3%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 45.2%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 3,773 (100%)
Never married: 709 (18.79%)
Now married, except separated: 2,402 (63.66%)
Separated: 19 (0.5%)
Total Widowed: 358 (9.49%)
Widowed Female: 281 (7.45%)
Total Divorced: 285 (7.55%)
Divorced Female: 129 (3.42%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 63 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 0 (0%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 3,603 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 533 (14.79%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 813 (100%)
--With a disability: 15 (1.85%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 2,624 (100%)
--With a disability: 234 (8.92%)
----Percent employed: 68.4%
--No disability: 2,390 (91.08%)
----Percent employed: 74.6%
Population 65 years and over: 891 (100%)
--With a disability: 240 (26.94%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 4,328 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 3,170 (73.24%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,153 (26.64%)
--Same county: 1,053 (24.33%)
--Different county: 100 (2.31%)
----Same state: 34 (0.79%)
----Different state: 66 (1.52%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 5 (0.12%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 4,524 (100%)
Native: 4,133 (91.36%)
--Born in United States: 4,110 (100%)
----State of residence: 3,628 (80.19%)
----Different state: 482 (10.65%)
--Born outside United States: 23 (0.51%)
Foreign born: 391 (8.64%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 12 (0.27%)
--Naturalized citizen: 334 (7.38%)
--Not a citizen: 57 (1.26%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 391 (100%)
Europe: 272 (69.57%)
Asia: 86 (21.99%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 22 (5.63%)
Northern America: 11 (2.81%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 4,328 (100%)
English only: 3,715 (85.84%)
Language other than English: 613 (14.16%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 195 (4.51%)
--Spanish: 41 (0.95%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 11 (0.25%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 536 (12.38%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 156 (3.6%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 36 (0.83%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 28 (0.65%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 4,524 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 5,587% (123.5%)
Arab: 7 (0.15%)
Czech: 224 (4.95%)
Danish: 30 (0.66%)
Dutch: 261 (5.77%)
English: 306 (6.76%)
French (except Basque): 87 (1.92%)
French Canadian: 31 (0.69%)
German: 982 (21.71%)
Greek: 276 (6.1%)
Hungarian: 6 (0.13%)
Irish: 1,130 (24.98%)
Italian: 363 (8.02%)
Lithuanian: 164 (3.63%)
Norwegian: 127 (2.81%)
Polish: 652 (14.41%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 19 (0.42%)
Scotch-Irish: 63 (1.39%)
Scottish: 56 (1.24%)
Slovak: 6 (0.13%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 205 (4.53%)
Swiss: 21 (0.46%)
Ukrainian: 11 (0.24%)
United States or American: 64 (1.41%)
Welsh: 14 (0.31%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 482 (10.65%)

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