U.S. Beacon June 24, 2024

Sherman, IL

Sangamon County, Illinois

Latitude: 39.892202     Longitude: -89.604784
Population 3,465 (2005)
Elevation of Sherman, Illinois: 580 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1769342, place: Sherman village, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 759 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 61 (8.04%)
Kindergarten: 45 (5.93%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 339 (44.66%)
High school (grades 9-12): 167 (22%)
College or graduate school: 147 (19.37%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 1,952 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 64 (3.28%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 127 (6.51%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 525 (26.9%)
Some college, no degree: 446 (22.85%)
Associate degree: 125 (6.4%)
Bachelor's degree: 421 (21.57%)
Graduate or professional degree: 244 (12.5%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 90.2%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 34.1%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 2,243 (100%)
Never married: 476 (21.22%)
Now married, except separated: 1,320 (58.85%)
Separated: 13 (0.58%)
Total Widowed: 231 (10.3%)
Widowed Female: 196 (8.74%)
Total Divorced: 203 (9.05%)
Divorced Female: 104 (4.64%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 42 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 9 (21.43%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 2,100 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 297 (14.14%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 651 (100%)
--With a disability: 44 (6.76%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 1,559 (100%)
--With a disability: 179 (11.48%)
----Percent employed: 66.5%
--No disability: 1,380 (88.52%)
----Percent employed: 87.3%
Population 65 years and over: 358 (100%)
--With a disability: 167 (46.65%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 2,678 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 1,316 (49.14%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,343 (50.15%)
--Same county: 972 (36.3%)
--Different county: 371 (13.85%)
----Same state: 205 (7.65%)
----Different state: 166 (6.2%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 19 (0.71%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 2,846 (100%)
Native: 2,803 (98.49%)
--Born in United States: 2,782 (100%)
----State of residence: 2,333 (81.97%)
----Different state: 449 (15.78%)
--Born outside United States: 21 (0.74%)
Foreign born: 43 (1.51%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 18 (0.63%)
--Naturalized citizen: 25 (0.88%)
--Not a citizen: 18 (0.63%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 43 (100%)
Europe: 6 (13.95%)
Asia: 32 (74.42%)
Africa: 5 (11.63%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 0 (0%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 2,678 (100%)
English only: 2,599 (97.05%)
Language other than English: 79 (2.95%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 28 (1.05%)
--Spanish: 31 (1.16%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 13 (0.49%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 3 (0.11%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3 (0.11%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 45 (1.68%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 12 (0.45%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 2,846 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 2,947% (103.55%)
Arab: 5 (0.18%)
Czech: 18 (0.63%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 10 (0.35%)
English: 374 (13.14%)
French (except Basque): 84 (2.95%)
French Canadian: 21 (0.74%)
German: 909 (31.94%)
Greek: 19 (0.67%)
Hungarian: 5 (0.18%)
Irish: 537 (18.87%)
Italian: 247 (8.68%)
Lithuanian: 29 (1.02%)
Norwegian: 22 (0.77%)
Polish: 54 (1.9%)
Portuguese: 11 (0.39%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 91 (3.2%)
Scottish: 56 (1.97%)
Slovak: 11 (0.39%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 38 (1.34%)
Swiss: 12 (0.42%)
Ukrainian: 6 (0.21%)
United States or American: 116 (4.08%)
Welsh: 47 (1.65%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 225 (7.91%)

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