Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population 2018

Hitchcock County, Nebraska's estimated population is 2,834 with a growth rate of -1.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hitchcock County, Nebraska is the 70th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,834-32-1.12%
20162,866220.77%
20162,844-42-1.46%
20152,88640.14%
20142,882270.95%
20132,855-23-0.80%
20122,878170.59%
20112,861-39-1.34%
20102,900-850-22.67%
19903,750-329-8.07%
19804,079280.69%
19704,051-778-16.11%
19604,829-1,038-17.69%
19505,867-537-8.39%
19406,404-865-11.90%
19307,2691,22420.25%
19206,04563011.63%
19105,4151,00622.82%
19004,409-1,390-23.97%
18905,7994,787473.02%
18801,0120.00%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,854
American Indian and Alaska Native5
Black or African American4
Two or More Races3

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

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Median Age

48


Total

46.4


Male

48.7


Female

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,244 adults, (682 of which are seniors) in Hitchcock County, Nebraska.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Age Dependency

83.6

Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,432

49.97%

Male

1,434

50.03%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Households and Families

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All75.2%24.8%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Female60%40%
Male31.9%68.1%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2882.275.2
Married6252.8492
Non Family5361.1761.6
Female803.2560
Male473.631.9

2.86

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Households

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade231.11%
9th to 12th Grade1487.12%
High School Graduate77637.34%
Some College52325.17%
Associates Degree30214.53%
Bachelors Degree1979.48%
Graduate Degree1095.25%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0591,889306
Hispanic1212
Native American54
Black22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 14.86%.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,854$32,440$20,899
Less Than High School$20,667$26,667$17,500
High School Grad$26,633$31,635$15,809
Some College$25,106$34,500$20,957
Bachelors Degree$36,964$56,500$31,354
Graduate Degree$36,250$31,964$39,583

$26,854

Average Earnings

$32,440

Average Male

$20,899

Average Female

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Language

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Language by Age

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Language

98.74% of Hitchcock County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 1.26% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,76944616.11%
Hispanic19421.05%
Multiple22100.00%

16.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.63%

Male Poverty Rate

15.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hitchcock County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hitchcock County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hitchcock County, Nebraska is White, with 16.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.92%.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School15.75%
Less Than High School15.34%
Some College11.97%
Bachelors or Greater8.28%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.55%
Male Employed11.37%
Female Employed7.63%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Income

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,131$52,066
Families$54,167$64,788
Married Families$60,417$
Non Families$26,650$33,609

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Marital Status

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Hitchcock 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 35To44.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by War

246

Number of Veterans

241

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam71
Korea46
Second Gulf War28
First Gulf War23
World War II8

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+83
65 to 7472
35 to 5446
55 to 6426
18 to 3419

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White24611.01%
Hispanic215.38%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

16.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Employment Status

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Employment by Age

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hitchcock County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Culbertson594578-16-2.69%
Trenton560553-7-1.25%
Palisade 351337-14-3.99%
Stratton343331-12-3.50%
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