Box Butte County, Nebraska Population 2018

Box Butte County, Nebraska's estimated population is 10,886 with a growth rate of -3.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Box Butte County, Nebraska is the 23rd largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,886-393-3.48%
201611,279870.78%
201611,192-135-1.19%
201511,327270.24%
201411,30030.03%
201311,297320.28%
201211,265-30-0.27%
201111,295210.19%
201011,274-1,856-14.14%
199013,130-566-4.13%
198013,6963,60235.68%
197010,094-1,594-13.64%
196011,688-591-4.81%
195012,2791,54314.37%
194010,736-1,125-9.48%
193011,8613,45441.08%
19208,4072,27637.12%
19106,13155910.03%
19005,572781.42%
18905,4940.00%

Box Butte County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,472
American Indian and Alaska Native362
Two or More Races330
Some Other Race40
Asian37
Black or African American30
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Box Butte County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Box Butte County, Nebraska Median Age

40.5


Total

37.2


Male

44.3


Female

Box Butte County, Nebraska Adults

There are 8,414 adults, (1,782 of which are seniors) in Box Butte County, Nebraska.

Box Butte County, Nebraska Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Box Butte County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

5,538

49.10%

Male

5,741

50.90%

Box Butte County, Nebraska Households and Families

Box Butte County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Box Butte County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All69.3%30.7%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Male36.7%63.3%
Female21.9%78.1%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Box Butte County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7222.3469.3
Married2,5763.0190.2
Non Family1,6541.1349.2
Female3152.5921.9
Male1773.6336.7

2.96

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Box Butte County, Nebraska Households

Box Butte County, Nebraska Education

Box Butte County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2923.88%
9th to 12th Grade3454.58%
High School Graduate2,47132.82%
Some College2,20629.30%
Associates Degree1,03113.70%
Bachelors Degree83611.11%
Graduate Degree3474.61%

Box Butte County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6466,2191,129
Hispanic62851554
Native American14674
Multiple Races139131
Black309
Other Race2828
Asian2117
Islander88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 16.99%.

Box Butte County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,469$47,199$28,720
Less Than High School$$$19,773
High School Grad$31,310$50,205$16,875
Some College$39,724$45,604$30,600
Bachelors Degree$41,150$59,866$31,558
Graduate Degree$55,536$57,552$50,833

$38,469

Average Earnings

$47,199

Average Male

$28,720

Average Female

Box Butte County, Nebraska Language

Box Butte County, Nebraska Language by Age

Box Butte County, Nebraska Language

96.83% of Box Butte County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 3.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.63% of the population.

Box Butte County, Nebraska Poverty

Box Butte County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,1267868.61%
Hispanic1,31734426.12%
Native36227275.14%
Multiple32413641.98%
Asian331751.52%
Other401230.00%
Black15533.33%

13.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.47%

Male Poverty Rate

17.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Box Butte County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Box Butte County, Nebraska is Native, with 75.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Box Butte County, Nebraska is White, with 8.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.37%.

Box Butte County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.47%
High School11.48%
Some College7.70%
Bachelors or Greater0.86%

Box Butte County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed44.44%
Female Unemployed38.52%
Female Employed8.68%
Male Employed6.10%

Box Butte County, Nebraska Income

Box Butte County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,444$66,544
Families$70,759$79,113
Married Families$77,340$
Non Families$37,041$42,257

Box Butte County, Nebraska Marital Status

Box Butte County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Box Butte County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Box Butte County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Box Butte County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Box Butte County, Nebraska Veterans

Box Butte County, Nebraska Veterans by War

762

Number of Veterans

725

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam359
First Gulf War121
World War II77
Korea77
Second Gulf War70

Box Butte County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74207
55 to 64190
75+171
35 to 54142
18 to 3452

Box Butte County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7359.26%
Hispanic455.66%
2 or More2415.69%
Other37.50%

Box Butte County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

8.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Box Butte County, Nebraska Employment Status

Box Butte County, Nebraska Employment by Age

69.2%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Box Butte County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Box Butte County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Box Butte County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Alliance84918403-88-1.04%
Hemingford803796-7-0.87%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990