Butler County, Nebraska Population 2018

Butler County, Nebraska's estimated population is 8,053 with a growth rate of -1.85% 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
20178,053-152-1.85%
20168,2052002.50%
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
White7,945
Some Other Race81
Two or More Races54
Black or African American53
Asian42
American Indian and Alaska Native30

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

Butler County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Butler County, Nebraska Median Age

44.1


Total

42.4


Male

46.7


Female

Butler County, Nebraska Adults

There are 6,252 adults, (1,674 of which are seniors) in Butler County, Nebraska.

Butler County, Nebraska Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,079

49.71%

Male

4,126

50.29%

Butler County, Nebraska Households and Families

Butler County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
Male80.7%19.3%
All79%21%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Female42.1%57.9%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4792.3179
Married1,8772.9591
Non Family1,1701.167.9
Female2662.9242.1
Male1662.6280.7

2.85

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade2163.81%
9th to 12th Grade2895.10%
High School Graduate2,19538.76%
Some College1,29522.87%
Associates Degree68012.01%
Bachelors Degree72212.75%
Graduate Degree2664.70%

Butler County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4915,041967
Hispanic112572
Other Race4114
Asian28233
Multiple Races23239
Native American12121
Black777

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Butler County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,658$40,313$26,100
Less Than High School$31,081$34,250$21,875
High School Grad$31,009$39,963$23,348
Some College$35,210$39,000$25,540
Bachelors Degree$41,583$54,375$34,583
Graduate Degree$56,295$57,404$55,333

$35,658

Average Earnings

$40,313

Average Male

$26,100

Average Female

Butler County, Nebraska Language

Butler County, Nebraska Language by Age

Butler County, Nebraska Language

95.08% of Butler County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.92% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.88% of the population.

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,6476548.55%
Hispanic2322611.21%
Native231252.17%
Asian421126.19%
Multiple52713.46%
Other8133.70%

8.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.97%

Male Poverty Rate

9.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Nebraska is Native, with 52.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Nebraska is Other, with 3.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.31%.

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.45%
High School7.57%
Some College5.93%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%

Butler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.61%
Female Unemployed8.33%
Female Employed6.04%
Male Employed3.16%

Butler County, Nebraska Income

Butler County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,166$65,018
Families$63,090$77,484
Married Families$69,861$
Non Families$34,479$37,774

Butler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Butler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

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 35To44.

Butler County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by War

669

Number of Veterans

606

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam220
Korea113
Second Gulf War83
First Gulf War80
World War II40

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+212
65 to 74169
55 to 64141
35 to 54113
18 to 3434

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White66410.89%
Hispanic32.08%
Asian39.68%
2 or More26.25%

Butler County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

3.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Nebraska Employment Status

Butler County, Nebraska Employment by Age

67.1%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

4.5%

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