Colfax County, Nebraska Population 2018

Colfax County, Nebraska's estimated population is 10,585 with a growth rate of -0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Colfax County, Nebraska is the 25th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,616310.29%
201710,585-74-0.69%
201610,659-48-0.45%
201510,707410.38%
201410,6662051.96%
201310,461-107-1.01%
201210,568-10-0.09%
201110,578380.36%
201010,5401,40115.33%
19909,139-751-7.59%
19809,8903924.13%
19709,498-97-1.01%
19609,595-415-4.15%
195010,010-617-5.81%
194010,627-807-7.06%
193011,434-190-1.63%
192011,624140.12%
191011,6103993.56%
190011,2117587.25%
189010,4533,86558.67%
18806,5885,164362.64%
18701,4240.00%

Colfax County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,303
Some Other Race505
Two or More Races304
Black or African American292
American Indian and Alaska Native142
Asian59
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Colfax County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Colfax County, Nebraska Median Age

33.7


Total

33.6


Male

33.8


Female

Colfax County, Nebraska Adults

There are 7,415 adults, (1,326 of whom are seniors) in Colfax County, Nebraska.

Colfax County, Nebraska Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Colfax County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

5,089

47.94%

Male

5,527

52.06%

Colfax County, Nebraska Households and Families

Colfax County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Colfax County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.9%23.1%
Male72.8%27.2%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Female52.4%47.6%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colfax County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6812.8668.4
Married2,0803.4576.9
Non Family1,1281.2855.9
Female2673.7552.4
Male2064.3672.8

3.39

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Colfax County, Nebraska Households

Colfax County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,12017.22%
9th to 12th Grade75011.53%
High School Graduate2,04431.43%
Some College1,06016.30%
Associates Degree5919.09%
Bachelors Degree6049.29%
Graduate Degree3355.15%

Colfax County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0463,795867
Hispanic2,19768756
Other Race21858
Black176709
Multiple Races123561
Asian3532
Native American1944
Islander11112

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 21.43%.

Colfax County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,421$35,666$27,291
Less Than High School$29,500$28,531$30,861
High School Grad$31,883$36,462$26,944
Some College$29,496$39,148$25,000
Bachelors Degree$46,389$71,058$26,250
Graduate Degree$52,031$$55,365

$31,421

Average Earnings

$35,666

Average Male

$27,291

Average Female

Colfax County, Nebraska Language

Colfax County, Nebraska Language by Age

Colfax County, Nebraska Language

57.02% of Colfax County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 42.98% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.89% of the population.

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,5704108.97%
White5,3363596.73%
Black2925217.81%
Asian591728.81%
Other505152.97%
Multiple298113.69%
Native13910.72%

8.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.07%

Male Poverty Rate

7.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colfax County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colfax County, Nebraska is Asian, with 28.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colfax County, Nebraska is Native, with 0.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.67%.

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.96%
High School8.80%
Some College4.15%
Bachelors or Greater1.52%

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Unemployed25.86%
Female Employed4.14%
Male Employed4.02%

Colfax County, Nebraska Income

Colfax County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,876$66,222
Families$62,933$76,256
Married Families$71,926$
Non Families$31,682$39,773

Colfax County, Nebraska Marital Status

Colfax County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Colfax County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Colfax 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.

Colfax County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by War

429

Number of Veterans

418

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam161
Korea71
First Gulf War64
Second Gulf War39
World War II23

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+168
65 to 74129
35 to 5466
55 to 6454
18 to 3412

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4266.37%
Black31.57%

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

13.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colfax County, Nebraska Employment Status

Colfax County, Nebraska Employment by Age

71.4%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Colfax County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Colfax County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Colfax County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Schuyler62126106-106-1.71%
Clarkson657623-34-5.18%
Howells561547-14-2.50%
Leigh403401-2-0.50%
Rogers9593-2-2.11%
Richland7372-1-1.37%
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