Dixon County, Nebraska Population 2018

Dixon County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,754 with a growth rate of -0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dixon County, Nebraska is the 50th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,754-55-0.95%
20165,809651.13%
20165,744-21-0.36%
20155,765100.17%
20145,755-52-0.90%
20135,807-80-1.36%
20125,887-108-1.80%
20115,995100.17%
20105,985-158-2.57%
19906,143-994-13.93%
19807,137-316-4.24%
19707,453-653-8.06%
19608,106-1,023-11.21%
19509,129-1,284-12.33%
194010,413-1,173-10.12%
193011,586-229-1.94%
192011,8153382.95%
191011,4779428.94%
190010,5352,45130.32%
18908,0843,90793.54%
18804,1772,832210.56%
18701,3451,098444.53%
18602470.00%

Dixon County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,531
Some Other Race156
Two or More Races89
Black or African American20
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7
American Indian and Alaska Native4
Asian2

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

Dixon County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Dixon County, Nebraska Median Age

42.4


Total

41.3


Male

43.1


Female

Dixon County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,345 adults, (1,121 of which are seniors) in Dixon County, Nebraska.

Dixon County, Nebraska Age Dependency

79.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dixon County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,888

49.72%

Male

2,921

50.28%

Dixon County, Nebraska Households and Families

Dixon County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dixon County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Male76.9%23.1%
All76.9%23.1%
Non Family70.3%29.7%
Female53.6%46.4%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dixon County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2902.576.9
Married1,3213.0283.9
Non Family6971.1670.3
Female1943.2253.6
Male783.9176.9

3.01

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dixon County, Nebraska Households

Dixon County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1834.67%
9th to 12th Grade2696.87%
High School Graduate1,44436.86%
Some College91723.40%
Associates Degree3629.24%
Bachelors Degree50112.79%
Graduate Degree2426.18%

Dixon County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5423,267714
Hispanic31915215
Other Race8830
Multiple Races303013
Black2012
Islander44
Native American2
Asian111

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

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

Dixon County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,303$37,315$26,054
Less Than High School$28,289$28,611$27,083
High School Grad$30,671$37,560$23,073
Some College$29,814$40,858$24,511
Bachelors Degree$36,162$41,339$32,159
Graduate Degree$51,827$56,250$49,250

$31,303

Average Earnings

$37,315

Average Male

$26,054

Average Female

Dixon County, Nebraska Language

Dixon County, Nebraska Language by Age

Dixon County, Nebraska Language

91.15% of Dixon County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 8.85% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.19% of the population.

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,9134348.83%
Hispanic68021331.32%
Multiple842529.76%
Black19842.11%
Other15631.92%

11.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.29%

Male Poverty Rate

13.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dixon County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dixon County, Nebraska is Black, with 42.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dixon County, Nebraska is Other, with 1.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.29%.

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.84%
Some College10.13%
High School9.14%
Bachelors or Greater3.16%

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.86%
Male Unemployed19.57%
Female Employed6.36%
Male Employed3.07%

Dixon County, Nebraska Income

Dixon County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,813$62,939
Families$63,844$75,350
Married Families$67,773$
Non Families$25,979$32,037

Dixon County, Nebraska Marital Status

Dixon County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Dixon County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Dixon County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Dixon County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by War

402

Number of Veterans

384

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam184
World War II53
Korea34
First Gulf War24
Second Gulf War21

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+130
55 to 64103
65 to 7495
35 to 5459
18 to 3415

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3959.45%
2 or More721.21%

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

8.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dixon County, Nebraska Employment Status

Dixon County, Nebraska Employment by Age

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Dixon County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Dixon County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dixon County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wakefield 14511389-62-4.27%
Ponca961937-24-2.50%
Emerson 840804-36-4.29%
Allen377362-15-3.98%
Newcastle32532610.31%
Concord166159-7-4.22%
Martinsburg9490-4-4.26%
Dixon8783-4-4.60%
Maskell7673-3-3.95%
Waterbury7370-3-4.11%
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