Cheyenne County, Nebraska Population 2018

Cheyenne County, Nebraska's estimated population is 9,676 with a growth rate of -4.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cheyenne County, Nebraska is the 27th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,676-414-4.10%
201610,090240.24%
201610,066-72-0.71%
201510,138230.23%
201410,115490.49%
201310,066-7-0.07%
201210,073850.85%
20119,988200.20%
20109,9684744.99%
19909,494-563-5.60%
198010,057-721-6.69%
197010,778-4,050-27.31%
196014,8282,74722.74%
195012,0812,57627.10%
19409,505-682-6.69%
193010,1871,78221.20%
19208,4053,85484.68%
19104,551-1,019-18.29%
19005,570-123-2.16%
18905,6934,135265.40%
18801,5581,368720.00%
18701900.00%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,653
Two or More Races238
Asian124
American Indian and Alaska Native40
Some Other Race28
Black or African American7

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

Cheyenne 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

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Median Age

40.5


Total

39.2


Male

42.7


Female

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Adults

There are 7,678 adults, (1,725 of which are seniors) in Cheyenne County, Nebraska.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

5,134

50.88%

Male

4,956

49.12%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Households and Families

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
Male72.8%27.2%
All69.5%30.5%
Non Family53.3%46.7%
Female51.7%48.3%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4622.2469.5
Married2,1852.9785.4
Non Family1,8291.0853.3
Female3233.3851.7
Male1253.4172.8

2.95

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Households

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2072.96%
9th to 12th Grade2343.34%
High School Graduate1,85226.44%
Some College2,17531.05%
Associates Degree82511.78%
Bachelors Degree1,28818.39%
Graduate Degree4246.05%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,4216,0771,637
Hispanic35429625
Asian1137943
Multiple Races93907
Native American4038
Other Race2423
Black77

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 38.05%.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,449$45,986$31,131
Less Than High School$20,353$20,833$
High School Grad$32,571$38,068$30,323
Some College$35,287$43,990$26,692
Bachelors Degree$50,598$53,150$45,605
Graduate Degree$62,000$77,083$39,750

$37,449

Average Earnings

$45,986

Average Male

$31,131

Average Female

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Language

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Language by Age

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Language

95.06% of Cheyenne County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.13% of the population.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,9567398.25%
Hispanic64918228.04%
Multiple2323916.81%
Asian1243427.42%
Black5240.00%

10.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.76%

Male Poverty Rate

12.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheyenne County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Nebraska is Black, with 40.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Nebraska is White, with 8.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.54%.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.12%
High School10.96%
Some College6.80%
Bachelors or Greater1.00%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.37%
Female Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed7.72%
Male Employed3.19%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Income

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,215$68,431
Families$75,557$87,353
Married Families$84,766$
Non Families$31,101$39,445

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Marital Status

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Marriage

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

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by War

787

Number of Veterans

746

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam253
First Gulf War114
Second Gulf War105
Korea82
World War II34

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54227
75+200
55 to 64161
65 to 74159
18 to 3440

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White76210.35%
2 or More2320.91%
Hispanic225.63%
Other27.41%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

2.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Employment Status

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Employment by Age

72.9%

Labor Force Participation

71.2%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cheyenne County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sidney677268881161.71%
Potter337326-11-3.26%
Lodgepole318313-5-1.57%
Dalton315311-4-1.27%
Gurley214211-3-1.40%
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