Dawson County Population 2017

Dawson County's estimated population is 23,640 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dawson County is the 13th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201623,640-205-0.86%
201523,845-145-0.60%
201423,990-93-0.39%
201324,083190.08%
201224,064-239-0.98%
201124,303-31-0.13%
201024,3344,39422.04%
199019,940-2,364-10.60%
198022,3042,83714.57%
197019,467620.32%
196019,405120.06%
195019,3931,5038.40%
194017,890150.08%
193017,8751,87111.69%
192016,004430.27%
191015,9613,74730.68%
190012,2142,08520.58%
189010,1297,220248.20%
18802,9092,8062724.27%
187010387543.75%
1860160.00%

Dawson County Population Growth

Population Data via

Dawson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White21,57691.27%
Black or African American1,2635.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native4581.94%
Two or More Races2841.20%
Asian2090.88%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander550.23%

Dawson County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Dawson County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lexington1023010004-226-2.21%
Cozad39773805-172-4.32%
Gothenburg35743475-99-2.77%
Overton594563-31-5.22%
Sumner236228-8-3.39%
Farnam171165-6-3.51%
Eddyville9793-4-4.12%
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