Gage County, Nebraska Population 2019

Gage County, Nebraska's estimated population is 21,601 with a growth rate of -0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gage County, Nebraska is the 14th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,601-8-0.04%
201621,609-81-0.37%
201521,6901570.73%
201421,533-193-0.89%
201321,726730.34%
201221,653-253-1.15%
201121,906-363-1.63%
201022,269-525-2.30%
199022,794-1,662-6.80%
198024,456-1,263-4.91%
197025,719-1,099-4.10%
196026,818-1,234-4.40%
195028,052-1,536-5.19%
194029,588-654-2.16%
193030,2425211.75%
192029,721-604-1.99%
191030,3252740.91%
190030,051-6,293-17.32%
189036,34423,180176.09%
188013,1649,805291.90%
18703,3592,938697.86%
18604210.00%

Gage County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,883
Two or More Races193
Some Other Race141
Asian136
Black or African American135
American Indian and Alaska Native97
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander47

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

Gage County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2019

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Gage County, Nebraska Median Age

44.2


Total

42.1


Male

45.8


Female

Gage County, Nebraska Adults

There are 16,841 adults, (4,403 of whom are seniors) in Gage County, Nebraska.

Gage County, Nebraska Age Dependency

73.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Gage County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

10,816

50.00%

Male

10,816

50.00%

Gage County, Nebraska Households and Families

Gage County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Gage County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All68.5%31.5%
Male55.6%44.4%
Non Family51.8%48.2%
Female40.8%59.2%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gage County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2552.2768.5
Married5,0962.983.2
Non Family3,3291.1551.8
Female5983.0240.8
Male2322.855.6

2.84

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gage County, Nebraska Households

Gage County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7464.86%
9th to 12th Grade8115.28%
High School Graduate5,21533.95%
Some College3,56623.22%
Associates Degree1,89812.36%
Bachelors Degree2,24414.61%
Graduate Degree8795.72%

Gage County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,68113,2563,047
Hispanic24619523
Black1176313
Asian999935
Native American9074
Multiple Races85749
Other Race795017
Islander4747

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 35.35%.

Gage County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,465$40,797$28,070
Less Than High School$12,135$12,500$11,948
High School Grad$29,515$37,378$22,746
Some College$34,620$42,114$29,708
Bachelors Degree$41,053$50,109$35,818
Graduate Degree$61,615$72,742$60,000

$33,465

Average Earnings

$40,797

Average Male

$28,070

Average Female

Gage County, Nebraska Language

Gage County, Nebraska Language by Age

Gage County, Nebraska Language

97.28% of Gage County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.43% of the population.

Gage County, Nebraska Poverty

Gage County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,1411,6458.17%
Hispanic4849920.45%
Other1367051.47%
Multiple1916634.55%
Black1275644.09%
Native924751.09%
Asian136128.82%

9.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.23%

Male Poverty Rate

10.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gage County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gage County, Nebraska is Other, with 51.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gage County, Nebraska is White, with 8.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.70%.

Gage County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.46%
High School9.65%
Some College5.98%
Bachelors or Greater2.95%

Gage County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.14%
Male Unemployed21.05%
Female Employed5.86%
Male Employed3.06%

Gage County, Nebraska Income

Gage County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,223$62,863
Families$67,089$77,179
Married Families$72,759$
Non Families$28,301$35,652

Gage County, Nebraska Marital Status

Gage County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Gage County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Gage 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 45To54.

Gage County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Gage County, Nebraska Veterans

Gage County, Nebraska Veterans by War

1,542

Number of Veterans

1,450

Male Veterans

92

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam481
First Gulf War349
Second Gulf War237
Korea163
World War II149

Gage County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+484
35 to 54378
65 to 74314
55 to 64278
18 to 3488

Gage County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Gage County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

3.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gage County, Nebraska Employment Status

Gage County, Nebraska Employment by Age

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Gage County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Gage County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gage County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Beatrice1268412362-322-2.54%
Wymore14571401-56-3.84%
Adams583607244.12%
Cortland482472-10-2.07%
Blue Springs331319-12-3.63%
Odell307300-7-2.28%
Clatonia231226-5-2.16%
Pickrell199195-4-2.01%
Filley132129-3-2.27%
Barneston116114-2-1.72%
Liberty7675-1-1.32%
Virginia6059-1-1.67%
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