Norfolk, Nebraska Population 2018

Norfolk, Nebraska's estimated population is 24,434 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Norfolk, Nebraska is the 8th largest city in Nebraska based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2272.45 people/mi² (877.40 people/km²), with a household density of 376.04 people/km² (973.94 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.3 years, 33.7 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 10,472 households in the city, with an average size of 2.38 people per household. The vacancy rate was 5.4%, with a median rent of $621/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $123,200.

The median income for households in Norfolk, Nebraska is $45,401, while the mean household income is $55,132. The per capita income is $22,879, and 10.7% of families and 16.4% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 20.9% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 7.9% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,4341720.71%
201624,262-35-0.14%
201524,297-65-0.27%
201424,362-58-0.24%
201324,420560.23%
201224,364520.21%
201124,312440.18%
201024,2687523.20%
200023,5162,0409.50%
199021,4762,02710.42%
198019,4492,84217.11%
197016,6072,96721.75%
196013,6402,30520.34%
195011,3358458.06%
194010,490-227-2.12%
193010,7172,08324.13%
19208,6342,60943.30%
19106,0252,14255.16%
19003,88384527.81%
18903,0380.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,979
Some Other Race665
American Indian and Alaska Native522
Two or More Races506
Black or African American423
Asian303
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Norfolk Ne Population Pyramid 2018

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Norfolk Ne Median Age

35.3


Total

33.7


Male

36.7


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 18,326 adults in Norfolk Ne.

Norfolk Ne Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Norfolk Ne Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.5
Houses Without Mortgage
2,362
Houses With Mortgage
3,659
Vacancy Rate
5.4
Median Rent
621
Median Home Value
123,200
Renter-Occupied Units
3,881
Owner-Occupied Units
6,021
Total Housing Units
10,472

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Norfolk Ne for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 2.5% and the labor force participation rate is 70.1%.

Norfolk Ne Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.38
Average Family Size
2.94
Total Households
9902
Married Couple Households
4535
Male Householder (no wife) Families
280
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1408
Non Family Households
3679
Total Families
6223
Households With Own Children
3045
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

Norfolk Ne Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
848
$10,000 to $14,999
701
$15,000 to $24,999
1,150
$25,000 to $34,999
1,179
$35,000 to $49,999
1,501
$50,000 to $74,999
2,088
$75,000 to $99,999
1,225
$100,000 to $149,999
841
$150,000 to $199,999
232
Over $200,000
137

Norfolk Ne Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Norfolk Ne

Nebraska

$45,401

$54,384

$55,132

$71,166

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Norfolk Ne Education Data

Norfolk Ne Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
8555.55%
9th to 12th Grade
7945.16%
High School Graduate
4,73430.76%
Some College
3,38121.97%
Associates Degree
2,61817.01%
Bachelors Degree
2,11413.73%
Graduate Degree
8965.82%