U.S. Beacon September 23, 2019

Van Wert, OH

Van Wert County, Ohio

Latitude: 40.867863     Longitude: -84.583461
Population 10,435 (2005)
Elevation of Van Wert, Ohio: 788 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3979562, place: Van Wert city, Ohio)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 2,567 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 330 (12.86%)
Kindergarten: 99 (3.86%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 1,202 (46.83%)
High school (grades 9-12): 585 (22.79%)
College or graduate school: 351 (13.67%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 7,055 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 273 (3.87%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 777 (11.01%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 3,495 (49.54%)
Some college, no degree: 1,074 (15.22%)
Associate degree: 452 (6.41%)
Bachelor's degree: 654 (9.27%)
Graduate or professional degree: 330 (4.68%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 85.1%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 8,509 (100%)
Never married: 1,869 (21.96%)
Now married, except separated: 4,644 (54.58%)
Separated: 170 (2%)
Total Widowed: 772 (9.07%)
Widowed Female: 671 (7.89%)
Total Divorced: 1,054 (12.39%)
Divorced Female: 559 (6.57%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 99 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 62 (62.63%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 8,060 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 1,266 (15.71%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 2,334 (100%)
--With a disability: 232 (9.94%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 5,743 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,207 (21.02%)
----Percent employed: 67.4%
--No disability: 4,536 (78.98%)
----Percent employed: 83.3%
Population 65 years and over: 1,767 (100%)
--With a disability: 648 (36.67%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 10,006 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 5,792 (57.89%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 4,175 (41.72%)
--Same county: 2,808 (28.06%)
--Different county: 1,367 (13.66%)
----Same state: 836 (8.35%)
----Different state: 531 (5.31%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 39 (0.39%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 10,711 (100%)
Native: 10,619 (99.14%)
--Born in United States: 10,583 (100%)
----State of residence: 8,148 (76.07%)
----Different state: 2,435 (22.73%)
--Born outside United States: 36 (0.34%)
Foreign born: 92 (0.86%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 28 (0.26%)
--Naturalized citizen: 48 (0.45%)
--Not a citizen: 44 (0.41%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 92 (100%)
Europe: 27 (29.35%)
Asia: 45 (48.91%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 20 (21.74%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 10,006 (100%)
English only: 9,643 (96.37%)
Language other than English: 363 (3.63%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 120 (1.2%)
--Spanish: 146 (1.46%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 37 (0.37%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 175 (1.75%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 53 (0.53%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 36 (0.36%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 30 (0.3%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 10,711 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 9,389% (87.66%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 10 (0.09%)
Danish: 5 (0.05%)
Dutch: 295 (2.75%)
English: 801 (7.48%)
French (except Basque): 284 (2.65%)
French Canadian: 68 (0.63%)
German: 3,586 (33.48%)
Greek: 14 (0.13%)
Hungarian: 29 (0.27%)
Irish: 1,217 (11.36%)
Italian: 135 (1.26%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 6 (0.06%)
Polish: 120 (1.12%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 21 (0.2%)
Scotch-Irish: 117 (1.09%)
Scottish: 116 (1.08%)
Slovak: 15 (0.14%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 18 (0.17%)
Swiss: 100 (0.93%)
Ukrainian: 6 (0.06%)
United States or American: 1,132 (10.57%)
Welsh: 252 (2.35%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 1,042 (9.73%)

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