Cass County, Nebraska Population 2018

Cass County, Nebraska's estimated population is 25,889 with a growth rate of 1.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cass County, Nebraska is the 12th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,8894261.67%
201625,463-131-0.51%
201625,5941960.77%
201525,39850.02%
201425,3931000.40%
201325,2931690.67%
201225,124-111-0.44%
201125,235-5-0.02%
201025,2403,92218.40%
199021,3181,0215.03%
198020,2972,22112.29%
197018,0762551.43%
196017,8211,4608.92%
195016,361-631-3.71%
194016,992-692-3.91%
193017,684-345-1.91%
192018,029-1,757-8.88%
191019,786-1,544-7.24%
190021,330-2,750-11.42%
189024,0807,39744.34%
188016,6838,532104.67%
18708,1514,782141.94%
18603,3690.00%

Cass County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,604
Two or More Races337
Black or African American202
Asian153
Some Other Race116
American Indian and Alaska Native44
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

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

Cass 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

Cass County, Nebraska Median Age

42


Total

41.1


Male

42.5


Female

Cass County, Nebraska Adults

There are 19,250 adults, (4,074 of which are seniors) in Cass County, Nebraska.

Cass County, Nebraska Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Cass County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

12,703

49.89%

Male

12,760

50.11%

Cass County, Nebraska Households and Families

Cass County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cass County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
All81.7%18.3%
Male72.5%27.5%
Non Family67.7%32.3%
Female66.3%33.7%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cass County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7062.5981.7
Married5,8023.1791.1
Non Family2,8801.1867.7
Female7623.1966.3
Male2623.772.5

3.13

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cass County, Nebraska Households

Cass County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1570.90%
9th to 12th Grade7624.39%
High School Graduate5,71732.90%
Some College4,24024.40%
Associates Degree2,16812.48%
Bachelors Degree2,95717.02%
Graduate Degree1,3767.92%

Cass County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,72915,8904,168
Hispanic334279115
Multiple Races1169725
Black9898
Other Race917118
Asian838023
Native American22198
Islander77

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 36.36%.

Cass County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,569$46,351$30,304
Less Than High School$26,442$30,938$18,472
High School Grad$30,687$40,753$24,332
Some College$38,829$48,824$28,856
Bachelors Degree$45,030$55,536$40,111
Graduate Degree$61,515$70,476$59,324

$38,569

Average Earnings

$46,351

Average Male

$30,304

Average Female

Cass County, Nebraska Language

Cass County, Nebraska Language by Age

Cass County, Nebraska Language

97.47% of Cass County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Cass County, Nebraska Poverty

Cass County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,7401,6236.84%
Multiple3344714.07%
Hispanic708405.65%
Black1833116.94%
Asian1532315.03%
Native441227.27%
Other10998.26%

7.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.87%

Male Poverty Rate

7.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cass County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cass County, Nebraska is Native, with 27.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cass County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 5.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.71%.

Cass County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.57%
High School7.95%
Some College5.36%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%

Cass County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.65%
Female Unemployed21.51%
Male Employed3.76%
Female Employed3.20%

Cass County, Nebraska Income

Cass County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,385$79,049
Families$78,715$92,300
Married Families$83,933$
Non Families$34,590$44,064

Cass County, Nebraska Marital Status

Cass County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cass County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Cass County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Cass County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Cass County, Nebraska Veterans

Cass County, Nebraska Veterans by War

2,777

Number of Veterans

2,543

Male Veterans

234

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,003
First Gulf War811
Second Gulf War480
Korea218
World War II87

Cass County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54955
65 to 74687
55 to 64543
75+446
18 to 34146

Cass County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,70914.62%
Hispanic5913.38%
Other3032.61%
2 or More2715.79%
Indian725.00%
Asian43.77%

Cass County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

5.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cass County, Nebraska Employment Status

Cass County, Nebraska Employment by Age

67.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cass County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Cass County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cass County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Plattsmouth65026479-23-0.35%
Louisville1106122411810.67%
Weeping Water10501072222.10%
Eagle10241068444.30%
Elmwood634649152.37%
Greenwood568579111.94%
Murray463475122.59%
Cedar Creek390400102.56%
Avoca24224420.83%
Murdock23624041.69%
Union23323520.86%
Nehawka20420620.98%
Manley16416621.22%
Alvo13213200.00%
South Bend999900.00%
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