Cheyenne County, Nebraska Population 2018

Cheyenne County, Nebraska's estimated population is 9,676 with a growth rate of -3.87% 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
201710,0123363.47%
20179,676-390-3.87%
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
White9,530
Two or More Races254
Asian81
Some Other Race62
American Indian and Alaska Native44
Black or African American41

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

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Median Age

40.7


Total

40.8


Male

40.5


Female

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Adults

There are 7,625 adults, (1,740 of whom are seniors) in Cheyenne County, Nebraska.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

5,113

51.07%

Male

4,899

48.93%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Households and Families

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94.7%5.3%
Married87.3%12.7%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Female46%54%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4002.2570.7
Married2,148387.3
Non Family1,8381.1153.7
Female3003.246
Male1143.8894.7

3.02

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

3.2%

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 Grade1422.05%
9th to 12th Grade2083.01%
High School Graduate1,89227.36%
Some College2,08030.08%
Associates Degree77611.22%
Bachelors Degree1,42220.57%
Graduate Degree3945.70%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,3776,0761,683
Hispanic33328662
Multiple Races12512528
Native American44427
Other Race4039
Black313110
Asian292926

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 89.66%.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,381$47,731$33,931
Less Than High School$21,447$21,316$24,167
High School Grad$33,958$37,390$31,297
Some College$36,363$45,127$28,707
Bachelors Degree$53,071$63,452$46,071
Graduate Degree$71,705$79,911$64,531

$40,381

Average Earnings

$47,731

Average Male

$33,931

Average Female

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Language

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Language by Age

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Language

96.62% of Cheyenne County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 3.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.36% of the population.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,8968199.21%
Hispanic65620230.79%
Multiple2544818.90%
Other624166.13%
Black41921.95%

10.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.88%

Male Poverty Rate

11.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheyenne County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Nebraska is Other, with 66.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Nebraska is White, with 9.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.15%.

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.01%
High School12.74%
Some College8.23%
Bachelors or Greater1.21%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.07%
Female Employed7.47%
Male Unemployed5.94%
Male Employed4.45%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Income

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,770$74,565
Families$77,386$95,410
Married Families$85,688$
Non Families$34,625$44,618

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Marital Status

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

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


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

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by War

726

Number of Veterans

651

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam210
First Gulf War182
Second Gulf War93
Korea72
World War II21

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54229
75+166
55 to 64161
65 to 74135
18 to 3435

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7099.74%
Hispanic184.55%
2 or More1611.35%
Other11.61%

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

12.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Employment Status

Cheyenne County, Nebraska Employment by Age

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

70.9%

Employment Rate

2.5%

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