Clay County, Nebraska Population 2018

Clay County, Nebraska's estimated population is 6,205 with a growth rate of 0.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Nebraska is the 47th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,264590.95%
20176,205560.91%
20166,149-142-2.26%
20156,291-23-0.36%
20146,314-45-0.71%
20136,359-26-0.41%
20126,385-69-1.07%
20116,454-82-1.25%
20106,536-587-8.24%
19907,123-983-12.13%
19808,106-160-1.94%
19708,266-451-5.17%
19608,717170.20%
19508,700-1,745-16.71%
194010,445-3,126-23.03%
193013,571-915-6.32%
192014,486-1,243-7.90%
191015,729-6-0.04%
190015,735-575-3.53%
189016,3105,01644.41%
188011,29411,24020814.81%
1870540.00%

Clay County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,063
Two or More Races78
Some Other Race57
Black or African American27
Asian21
American Indian and Alaska Native18

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

Clay County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clay County, Nebraska Median Age

43.5


Total

43.3


Male

43.9


Female

Clay County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,752 adults, (1,211 of whom are seniors) in Clay County, Nebraska.

Clay County, Nebraska Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

3,054

48.75%

Male

3,210

51.25%

Clay County, Nebraska Households and Families

Clay County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Clay County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.4%9.6%
All77.3%22.7%
Male69.6%30.4%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Female48.4%51.6%

77.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6162.3677.3
Married1,4862.9190.4
Non Family8461.1661.2
Female1823.0348.4
Male1023.0669.6

2.87

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clay County, Nebraska Households

Clay County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1924.47%
9th to 12th Grade2335.42%
High School Graduate1,47434.30%
Some College1,03724.13%
Associates Degree59613.87%
Bachelors Degree55913.01%
Graduate Degree2074.82%

Clay County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9523,674747
Hispanic25313619
Multiple Races4437
Other Race4222
Asian215
Native American15
Black1515

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 18.90%.

Clay County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,627$40,983$24,203
Less Than High School$25,357$25,714$
High School Grad$30,028$38,438$18,250
Some College$32,818$42,198$24,015
Bachelors Degree$41,161$48,438$33,750
Graduate Degree$51,667$48,125$56,429

$33,627

Average Earnings

$40,983

Average Male

$24,203

Average Female

Clay County, Nebraska Language

Clay County, Nebraska Language by Age

Clay County, Nebraska Language

91.51% of Clay County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 8.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.69% of the population.

Clay County, Nebraska Poverty

Clay County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4834959.03%
Hispanic55318032.55%
Multiple752736.00%
Other572238.60%

11.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.01%

Male Poverty Rate

13.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Nebraska is Other, with 38.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Nebraska is White, with 9.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.53%.

Clay County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.58%
High School10.07%
Some College6.73%
Bachelors or Greater2.92%

Clay County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.26%
Male Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed7.70%
Male Employed3.01%

Clay County, Nebraska Income

Clay County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,167$65,581
Families$64,430$75,415
Married Families$70,714$
Non Families$34,706$43,377

Clay County, Nebraska Marital Status

Clay County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

61.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Clay 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 55To64.

Clay County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Clay County, Nebraska Veterans

Clay County, Nebraska Veterans by War

447

Number of Veterans

415

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam168
Korea70
First Gulf War63
Second Gulf War46
World War II23

Clay County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+135
65 to 74135
35 to 5494
55 to 6453
18 to 3430

Clay County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4409.54%
Other49.52%
2 or More36.82%

Clay County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

5.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Nebraska Employment Status

Clay County, Nebraska Employment by Age

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Clay County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clay County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sutton15021411-91-6.06%
Harvard1013954-59-5.82%
Clay Center760717-43-5.66%
Edgar498470-28-5.62%
Fairfield387364-23-5.94%
Glenvil307288-19-6.19%
Trumbull 205194-11-5.37%
Deweese6763-4-5.97%
Ong6359-4-6.35%
Saronville4745-2-4.26%
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