U.S. Beacon May 24, 2024

Westport, IN

Decatur County, Indiana

Latitude: 39.176143     Longitude: -85.574167
Population 1,502 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1883276, place: Westport town, Indiana)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 305 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 31 (10.16%)
Kindergarten: 16 (5.25%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 158 (51.8%)
High school (grades 9-12): 54 (17.7%)
College or graduate school: 46 (15.08%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 985 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 62 (6.29%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 106 (10.76%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 491 (49.85%)
Some college, no degree: 159 (16.14%)
Associate degree: 70 (7.11%)
Bachelor's degree: 47 (4.77%)
Graduate or professional degree: 50 (5.08%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 82.9%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 1,173 (100%)
Never married: 254 (21.65%)
Now married, except separated: 662 (56.44%)
Separated: 4 (0.34%)
Total Widowed: 107 (9.12%)
Widowed Female: 75 (6.39%)
Total Divorced: 146 (12.45%)
Divorced Female: 72 (6.14%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 31 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 28 (90.32%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 1,128 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 167 (14.8%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 304 (100%)
--With a disability: 38 (12.5%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 866 (100%)
--With a disability: 172 (19.86%)
----Percent employed: 65.1%
--No disability: 694 (80.14%)
----Percent employed: 78%
Population 65 years and over: 199 (100%)
--With a disability: 81 (40.7%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 1,369 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 772 (56.39%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 597 (43.61%)
--Same county: 406 (29.66%)
--Different county: 191 (13.95%)
----Same state: 145 (10.59%)
----Different state: 46 (3.36%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 0 (0%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 1,506 (100%)
Native: 1,497 (99.4%)
--Born in United States: 1,488 (100%)
----State of residence: 1,234 (81.94%)
----Different state: 254 (16.87%)
--Born outside United States: 9 (0.6%)
Foreign born: 9 (0.6%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 2 (0.13%)
--Naturalized citizen: 4 (0.27%)
--Not a citizen: 5 (0.33%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 9 (100%)
Europe: 9 (100%)
Asia: 0 (0%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 0 (0%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 1,369 (100%)
English only: 1,350 (98.61%)
Language other than English: 19 (1.39%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)
--Spanish: 15 (1.1%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 2 (0.15%)
----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: 1,506 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 915% (60.76%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 13 (0.86%)
English: 119 (7.9%)
French (except Basque): 8 (0.53%)
French Canadian: 0 (0%)
German: 246 (16.33%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 125 (8.3%)
Italian: 26 (1.73%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 0 (0%)
Polish: 13 (0.86%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 2 (0.13%)
Scotch-Irish: 27 (1.79%)
Scottish: 32 (2.12%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 7 (0.46%)
Swiss: 2 (0.13%)
Ukrainian: 2 (0.13%)
United States or American: 220 (14.61%)
Welsh: 6 (0.4%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 67 (4.45%)

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