U.S. Beacon June 24, 2024

Swansea, IL

Illinois

Latitude: 38.541750     Longitude: -89.987353
Population 12,274 (2005)
Elevation of Swansea, Illinois: 547 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1774119, place: Swansea village, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 2,801 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 243 (8.68%)
Kindergarten: 109 (3.89%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 1,260 (44.98%)
High school (grades 9-12): 638 (22.78%)
College or graduate school: 551 (19.67%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 7,005 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 337 (4.81%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 733 (10.46%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,685 (24.05%)
Some college, no degree: 1,745 (24.91%)
Associate degree: 585 (8.35%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,145 (16.35%)
Graduate or professional degree: 775 (11.06%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 84.7%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 27.4%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 8,235 (100%)
Never married: 1,895 (23.01%)
Now married, except separated: 4,732 (57.46%)
Separated: 106 (1.29%)
Total Widowed: 564 (6.85%)
Widowed Female: 457 (5.55%)
Total Divorced: 938 (11.39%)
Divorced Female: 516 (6.27%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 121 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 55 (45.45%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 7,522 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 1,277 (16.98%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 2,426 (100%)
--With a disability: 96 (3.96%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 5,566 (100%)
--With a disability: 666 (11.97%)
----Percent employed: 56.9%
--No disability: 4,900 (88.03%)
----Percent employed: 82.9%
Population 65 years and over: 1,235 (100%)
--With a disability: 470 (38.06%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 9,772 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 5,172 (52.93%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 4,479 (45.84%)
--Same county: 3,119 (31.92%)
--Different county: 1,360 (13.92%)
----Same state: 283 (2.9%)
----Different state: 1,077 (11.02%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 121 (1.24%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 10,413 (100%)
Native: 10,266 (98.59%)
--Born in United States: 10,131 (100%)
----State of residence: 6,888 (66.15%)
----Different state: 3,243 (31.14%)
--Born outside United States: 135 (1.3%)
Foreign born: 147 (1.41%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 50 (0.48%)
--Naturalized citizen: 66 (0.63%)
--Not a citizen: 81 (0.78%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 147 (100%)
Europe: 32 (21.77%)
Asia: 105 (71.43%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 10 (6.8%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 9,772 (100%)
English only: 9,425 (96.45%)
Language other than English: 347 (3.55%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 53 (0.54%)
--Spanish: 104 (1.06%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 31 (0.32%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 180 (1.84%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 15 (0.15%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 43 (0.44%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 7 (0.07%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 10,413 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 11,368% (109.17%)
Arab: 17 (0.16%)
Czech: 109 (1.05%)
Danish: 25 (0.24%)
Dutch: 182 (1.75%)
English: 1,091 (10.48%)
French (except Basque): 425 (4.08%)
French Canadian: 29 (0.28%)
German: 4,089 (39.27%)
Greek: 6 (0.06%)
Hungarian: 25 (0.24%)
Irish: 1,464 (14.06%)
Italian: 240 (2.3%)
Lithuanian: 69 (0.66%)
Norwegian: 109 (1.05%)
Polish: 481 (4.62%)
Portuguese: 32 (0.31%)
Russian: 60 (0.58%)
Scotch-Irish: 176 (1.69%)
Scottish: 178 (1.71%)
Slovak: 52 (0.5%)
Subsaharan African: 42 (0.4%)
Swedish: 82 (0.79%)
Swiss: 17 (0.16%)
Ukrainian: 44 (0.42%)
United States or American: 665 (6.39%)
Welsh: 41 (0.39%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 8 (0.08%)
Other ancestries: 1,610 (15.46%)

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