U.S. Beacon May 23, 2024

Wheatfield, IN

Jasper County, Indiana

Latitude: 41.191376     Longitude: -87.052475
Population 865 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1883528, place: Wheatfield town, Indiana)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 206 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 6 (2.91%)
Kindergarten: 10 (4.85%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 80 (38.83%)
High school (grades 9-12): 92 (44.66%)
College or graduate school: 18 (8.74%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 460 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 32 (6.96%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 73 (15.87%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 250 (54.35%)
Some college, no degree: 51 (11.09%)
Associate degree: 24 (5.22%)
Bachelor's degree: 14 (3.04%)
Graduate or professional degree: 16 (3.48%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 77.2%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 624 (100%)
Never married: 179 (28.69%)
Now married, except separated: 318 (50.96%)
Separated: 12 (1.92%)
Total Widowed: 41 (6.57%)
Widowed Female: 37 (5.93%)
Total Divorced: 74 (11.86%)
Divorced Female: 42 (6.73%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 21 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 15 (71.43%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 537 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 68 (12.66%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 147 (100%)
--With a disability: 13 (8.84%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 392 (100%)
--With a disability: 83 (21.17%)
----Percent employed: 54.2%
--No disability: 309 (78.83%)
----Percent employed: 73.8%
Population 65 years and over: 101 (100%)
--With a disability: 43 (42.57%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 714 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 384 (53.78%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 329 (46.08%)
--Same county: 163 (22.83%)
--Different county: 166 (23.25%)
----Same state: 129 (18.07%)
----Different state: 37 (5.18%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 1 (0.14%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 782 (100%)
Native: 782 (100%)
--Born in United States: 777 (100%)
----State of residence: 553 (70.72%)
----Different state: 224 (28.64%)
--Born outside United States: 5 (0.64%)
Foreign born: 0 (0%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 0 (0%)
--Naturalized citizen: 0 (0%)
--Not a citizen: 0 (0%)

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

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 714 (100%)
English only: 702 (98.32%)
Language other than English: 12 (1.68%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3 (0.42%)
--Spanish: 5 (0.7%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3 (0.42%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 7 (0.98%)
----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: 782 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 705% (90.15%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 2 (0.26%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 88 (11.25%)
English: 26 (3.32%)
French (except Basque): 7 (0.9%)
French Canadian: 10 (1.28%)
German: 165 (21.1%)
Greek: 4 (0.51%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 75 (9.59%)
Italian: 20 (2.56%)
Lithuanian: 12 (1.53%)
Norwegian: 3 (0.38%)
Polish: 61 (7.8%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 7 (0.9%)
Scottish: 11 (1.41%)
Slovak: 2 (0.26%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 9 (1.15%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 95 (12.15%)
Welsh: 1 (0.13%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 107 (13.68%)

Return to Wheatfield,IN.

More data for Wheatfield,IN: Demographic Profile - Social Profile - Economic Profile - Housing Profile


US Beacon Home