Butler County, Nebraska Population 2018

Butler County, Nebraska's estimated population is 8,053 with a growth rate of 0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butler County, Nebraska is the 36th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,105520.65%
20178,053480.60%
20168,005-52-0.65%
20158,057-121-1.48%
20148,178-52-0.63%
20138,230-21-0.25%
20128,251-3-0.04%
20118,254-120-1.43%
20108,374-227-2.64%
19908,601-729-7.81%
19809,330-131-1.38%
19709,461-851-8.25%
196010,312-1,120-9.80%
195011,432-1,674-12.77%
194013,106-1,304-9.05%
193014,410-196-1.34%
192014,606-797-5.17%
191015,403-300-1.91%
190015,7032491.61%
189015,4546,26068.09%
18809,1947,904612.71%
18701,2901,2634677.78%
1860270.00%

Butler County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,838
Two or More Races87
Some Other Race79
Black or African American43
Asian39
American Indian and Alaska Native19

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Butler County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Butler County, Nebraska Median Age

43.5


Total

42.1


Male

46.1


Female

Butler County, Nebraska Adults

There are 6,164 adults, (1,615 of whom are seniors) in Butler County, Nebraska.

Butler County, Nebraska Age Dependency

78.2

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,020

49.60%

Male

4,085

50.40%

Butler County, Nebraska Households and Families

Butler County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Butler County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
Male80.9%19.1%
All79.9%20.1%
Non Family69.1%30.9%
Female44.8%55.2%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4002.3379.9
Married1,9162.9590.3
Non Family1,1321.169.1
Female221344.8
Male1312.7480.9

2.89

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler County, Nebraska Households

Butler County, Nebraska Education

Butler County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1592.85%
9th to 12th Grade2845.10%
High School Graduate2,15838.73%
Some College1,24522.34%
Associates Degree68612.31%
Bachelors Degree79314.23%
Graduate Degree2474.43%

Butler County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3884,9981,028
Hispanic118653
Other Race4519
Multiple Races35359
Asian2622
Native American1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 25.71%.

Butler County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,681$42,255$26,766
Less Than High School$32,500$33,811$24,583
High School Grad$31,750$41,543$23,550
Some College$37,319$43,563$25,391
Bachelors Degree$42,143$57,083$36,938
Graduate Degree$56,544$55,481$58,750

$36,681

Average Earnings

$42,255

Average Male

$26,766

Average Female

Butler County, Nebraska Language

Butler County, Nebraska Language by Age

Butler County, Nebraska Language

95.41% of Butler County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.01% of the population.

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,5565797.66%
Multiple852327.06%
Hispanic234187.69%
Asian39820.51%
Other7922.53%

7.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.74%

Male Poverty Rate

8.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 27.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Nebraska is Other, with 2.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.40%.

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.35%
High School8.78%
Some College5.54%
Bachelors or Greater2.34%

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.53%
Female Unemployed12.50%
Female Employed4.39%
Male Employed2.22%

Butler County, Nebraska Income

Butler County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,448$64,361
Families$65,720$75,655
Married Families$71,515$
Non Families$35,293$39,353

Butler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Butler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Butler 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 45To54.

Butler County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by War

602

Number of Veterans

553

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam172
Korea106
First Gulf War106
Second Gulf War87
World War II43

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+207
65 to 74141
35 to 54119
55 to 64113
18 to 3422

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6009.99%
Hispanic31.99%
2 or More24.08%

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

3.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Nebraska Employment Status

Butler County, Nebraska Employment by Age

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Butler County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Butler County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Butler County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
David City29132815-98-3.36%
Bellwood435405-30-6.90%
Rising City374358-16-4.28%
Brainard330320-10-3.03%
Dwight204195-9-4.41%
Ulysses171164-7-4.09%
Octavia127122-5-3.94%
Bruno9995-4-4.04%
Linwood8884-4-4.55%
Abie6966-3-4.35%
Garrison5452-2-3.70%
Surprise4341-2-4.65%
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