Colfax County, Nebraska Population 2018

Colfax County, Nebraska's estimated population is 10,585 with a growth rate of 0.82% 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
201710,585860.82%
201610,499-160-1.50%
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
White9,407
Some Other Race424
Black or African American281
Two or More Races262
American Indian and Alaska Native98
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18
Asian9

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

Colfax County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Colfax County, Nebraska Median Age

33.9


Total

33.7


Male

34.3


Female

Colfax County, Nebraska Adults

There are 7,360 adults, (1,375 of which are seniors) in Colfax County, Nebraska.

Colfax County, Nebraska Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Colfax County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

5,050

48.10%

Male

5,449

51.90%

Colfax County, Nebraska Households and Families

Colfax County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Colfax County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All72.3%27.7%
Male72.1%27.9%
Non Family59.7%40.3%
Female35.1%64.9%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colfax County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6592.8472.3
Married2,0433.4984.4
Non Family1,1121.2459.7
Female2854.0735.1
Male2193.3872.1

3.35

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

4.5%

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 Grade97115.03%
9th to 12th Grade87313.51%
High School Graduate2,03231.45%
Some College1,15217.83%
Associates Degree5348.26%
Bachelors Degree5788.95%
Graduate Degree3214.97%

Colfax County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0873,809861
Hispanic2,15873621
Other Race256109
Black154139
Multiple Races121451
Islander18182
Native American1555
Asian96

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 33.33%.

Colfax County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,946$35,961$26,443
Less Than High School$30,230$31,106$29,297
High School Grad$30,630$34,215$25,104
Some College$27,743$36,935$22,833
Bachelors Degree$48,750$68,750$28,203
Graduate Degree$55,472$54,750$55,515

$30,946

Average Earnings

$35,961

Average Male

$26,443

Average Female

Colfax County, Nebraska Language

Colfax County, Nebraska Language by Age

Colfax County, Nebraska Language

57.31% of Colfax County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 42.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.99% of the population.

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,47172516.22%
White5,4144358.03%
Black2815118.15%
Other424174.01%
Multiple262134.96%
Asian9333.33%
Native9522.11%

11.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.83%

Male Poverty Rate

12.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colfax County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colfax County, Nebraska is Asian, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colfax County, Nebraska is Native, with 2.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.56%.

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.21%
High School11.02%
Some College4.77%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%

Colfax County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.12%
Male Unemployed26.59%
Female Employed5.76%
Male Employed5.47%

Colfax County, Nebraska Income

Colfax County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,712$65,301
Families$62,165$74,872
Married Families$68,765$
Non Families$28,989$37,966

Colfax County, Nebraska Marital Status

Colfax County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

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 55To64.

Colfax County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by War

484

Number of Veterans

468

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam206
Korea82
First Gulf War64
Second Gulf War45
World War II23

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+155
65 to 74154
35 to 5483
55 to 6479
18 to 3413

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4817.18%
Black31.65%

Colfax County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

13.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colfax County, Nebraska Employment Status

Colfax County, Nebraska Employment by Age

73.2%

Labor Force Participation

69.2%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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