U.S. Beacon January 19, 2022

Wakefield, MI

Gogebic County, Michigan

Latitude: 46.476163     Longitude: -89.939223
Population 1,956 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:2682780, place: Wakefield city, Michigan)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 333 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 17 (5.11%)
Kindergarten: 19 (5.71%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 131 (39.34%)
High school (grades 9-12): 109 (32.73%)
College or graduate school: 57 (17.12%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 1,616 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 111 (6.87%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 200 (12.38%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 725 (44.86%)
Some college, no degree: 279 (17.26%)
Associate degree: 124 (7.67%)
Bachelor's degree: 122 (7.55%)
Graduate or professional degree: 55 (3.4%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 80.8%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 11%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 1,845 (100%)
Never married: 391 (21.19%)
Now married, except separated: 1,062 (57.56%)
Separated: 20 (1.08%)
Total Widowed: 268 (14.53%)
Widowed Female: 242 (13.12%)
Total Divorced: 104 (5.64%)
Divorced Female: 51 (2.76%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 3 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 0 (0%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 1,754 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 346 (19.73%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 310 (100%)
--With a disability: 26 (8.39%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 1,029 (100%)
--With a disability: 272 (26.43%)
----Percent employed: 47.4%
--No disability: 757 (73.57%)
----Percent employed: 71.6%
Population 65 years and over: 565 (100%)
--With a disability: 287 (50.8%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 2,014 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 1,395 (69.27%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 619 (30.73%)
--Same county: 444 (22.05%)
--Different county: 175 (8.69%)
----Same state: 128 (6.36%)
----Different state: 47 (2.33%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 0 (0%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 2,071 (100%)
Native: 2,035 (98.26%)
--Born in United States: 2,031 (100%)
----State of residence: 1,607 (77.6%)
----Different state: 424 (20.47%)
--Born outside United States: 4 (0.19%)
Foreign born: 36 (1.74%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 10 (0.48%)
--Naturalized citizen: 31 (1.5%)
--Not a citizen: 5 (0.24%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 36 (100%)
Europe: 23 (63.89%)
Asia: 10 (27.78%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 0 (0%)
Northern America: 3 (8.33%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 2,014 (100%)
English only: 1,811 (89.92%)
Language other than English: 203 (10.08%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 19 (0.94%)
--Spanish: 18 (0.89%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 73 (3.62%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 8 (0.4%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 2,071 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 2,428% (117.24%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 39 (1.88%)
Danish: 13 (0.63%)
Dutch: 34 (1.64%)
English: 142 (6.86%)
French (except Basque): 63 (3.04%)
French Canadian: 67 (3.24%)
German: 250 (12.07%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 209 (10.09%)
Italian: 240 (11.59%)
Lithuanian: 4 (0.19%)
Norwegian: 100 (4.83%)
Polish: 184 (8.88%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 5 (0.24%)
Scotch-Irish: 12 (0.58%)
Scottish: 20 (0.97%)
Slovak: 7 (0.34%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 195 (9.42%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 8 (0.39%)
United States or American: 41 (1.98%)
Welsh: 3 (0.14%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 792 (38.24%)

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