Dawes County, Nebraska Population 2019

Dawes County, Nebraska's estimated population is 8,890 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dawes County, Nebraska is the 32nd largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,890-22-0.25%
20168,912-53-0.59%
20158,965-61-0.68%
20149,026-39-0.43%
20139,065-68-0.74%
20129,133-68-0.74%
20119,201330.36%
20109,1681471.63%
19909,021-588-6.12%
19809,609-84-0.87%
19709,6931571.65%
19609,536-172-1.77%
19509,708-420-4.15%
194010,128-1,365-11.88%
193011,4931,33313.12%
192010,1601,90623.09%
19108,2542,03932.81%
19006,215-3,507-36.07%
18909,7220.00%

Dawes County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,954
Two or More Races273
American Indian and Alaska Native258
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander195
Black or African American145
Asian85
Some Other Race62

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

Dawes County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dawes County, Nebraska Median Age

34


Total

34.3


Male

33.8


Female

Dawes County, Nebraska Adults

There are 7,337 adults, (1,571 of whom are seniors) in Dawes County, Nebraska.

Dawes County, Nebraska Age Dependency

55.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dawes County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,477

49.90%

Male

4,495

50.10%

Dawes County, Nebraska Households and Families

Dawes County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dawes County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.3%19.7%
All62.5%37.5%
Non Family48.6%51.4%
Male48.1%51.9%
Female32.9%67.1%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dawes County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5572.2262.5
Married1,7072.9480.3
Non Family1,4171.2348.6
Female2982.4432.9
Male1353.0548.1

2.82

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dawes County, Nebraska Households

Dawes County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1112.05%
9th to 12th Grade1512.79%
High School Graduate1,42626.39%
Some College1,29523.96%
Associates Degree4247.85%
Bachelors Degree1,15221.32%
Graduate Degree84515.64%

Dawes County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7114,5231,865
Hispanic24820473
Multiple Races15013331
Native American149149
Islander119119
Black302210
Asian181818
Other Race5

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Dawes County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,295$41,388$25,675
Less Than High School$$46,328$2,500
High School Grad$30,848$40,878$18,458
Some College$28,806$32,423$22,143
Bachelors Degree$34,009$40,882$27,321
Graduate Degree$55,383$74,038$45,655

$33,295

Average Earnings

$41,388

Average Male

$25,675

Average Female

Dawes County, Nebraska Language

Dawes County, Nebraska Language by Age

Dawes County, Nebraska Language

95.00% of Dawes County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 5.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 2.65% of the population.

Dawes County, Nebraska Poverty

Dawes County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,73688313.11%
Native25815459.69%
Hispanic4215513.06%
Asian483062.50%
Multiple213157.04%
Black7978.86%

14.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.98%

Male Poverty Rate

15.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dawes County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dawes County, Nebraska is Asian, with 62.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dawes County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 7.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.90%.

Dawes County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.16%
High School17.96%
Some College10.78%
Bachelors or Greater3.46%

Dawes County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Male Employed11.27%
Female Employed9.98%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dawes County, Nebraska Income

Dawes County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,146$58,175
Families$63,281$71,678
Married Families$70,948$
Non Families$30,265$35,341

Dawes County, Nebraska Marital Status

Dawes County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Dawes County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Dawes 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 55To64.

Dawes County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Dawes County, Nebraska Veterans

Dawes County, Nebraska Veterans by War

610

Number of Veterans

580

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam260
First Gulf War100
World War II99
Second Gulf War88
Korea71

Dawes County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74216
75+203
55 to 6487
35 to 5460
18 to 3444

Dawes County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5678.54%
Hispanic4417.12%
Indian3822.35%
Black56.33%

Dawes County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

6.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dawes County, Nebraska Employment Status

Dawes County, Nebraska Employment by Age

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Dawes County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Dawes County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dawes County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Chadron58515725-126-2.15%
Crawford997961-36-3.61%
Whitney7776-1-1.30%
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