Keith County, Nebraska Population 2018

Keith County, Nebraska's estimated population is 8,072 with a growth rate of -0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Keith County, Nebraska is the 35th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,072-31-0.38%
20168,103-3-0.04%
20168,106-30-0.37%
20158,136-38-0.46%
20148,174150.18%
20138,159-63-0.77%
20128,222-17-0.21%
20118,239-115-1.38%
20108,354-230-2.68%
19908,584-780-8.33%
19809,36487710.33%
19708,4875296.65%
19607,9585096.83%
19507,449-884-10.61%
19408,3331,61223.98%
19306,7211,42726.96%
19205,2941,60243.39%
19103,6921,74189.24%
19001,951-605-23.67%
18902,5562,3621217.53%
18801940.00%

Keith County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,803
Two or More Races92
Asian51
American Indian and Alaska Native49
Black or African American42
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander39
Some Other Race27

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

Keith 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

Keith County, Nebraska Median Age

48.7


Total

46.7


Male

49.5


Female

Keith County, Nebraska Adults

There are 6,426 adults, (1,929 of which are seniors) in Keith County, Nebraska.

Keith County, Nebraska Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

43

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Keith County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,013

49.52%

Male

4,090

50.48%

Keith County, Nebraska Households and Families

Keith County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Keith County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All65.8%34.2%
Non Family50.9%49.1%
Male47.8%52.2%
Female31.8%68.2%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Keith County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9262.0465.8
Married2,0732.5281.5
Non Family1,4841.1350.9
Female2333.231.8
Male1362.747.8

2.54

Average Family Size

2.04

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Keith County, Nebraska Households

Keith County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1492.52%
9th to 12th Grade3385.71%
High School Graduate2,03534.36%
Some College1,37223.16%
Associates Degree74712.61%
Bachelors Degree92115.55%
Graduate Degree3616.09%

Keith County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4825,0841,236
Hispanic30923227
Asian44329
Native American4040
Islander3333
Multiple Races3225
Other Race2716
Black181810

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 55.56%.

Keith County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,348$37,261$24,716
Less Than High School$24,700$24,531$25,000
High School Grad$26,898$33,000$18,438
Some College$28,343$39,375$23,661
Bachelors Degree$40,366$53,490$29,615
Graduate Degree$50,556$39,375$51,250

$30,348

Average Earnings

$37,261

Average Male

$24,716

Average Female

Keith County, Nebraska Language

Keith County, Nebraska Language by Age

Keith County, Nebraska Language

94.46% of Keith County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 5.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.04% of the population.

Keith County, Nebraska Poverty

Keith County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,28482911.38%
Hispanic51213025.39%
Native4949100.00%
Multiple913538.46%
Asian511223.53%
Islander39615.38%
Black3725.41%

12.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.38%

Male Poverty Rate

12.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Keith County, Nebraska

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Keith County, Nebraska is Black, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.48%.

Keith County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.29%
Some College10.86%
High School8.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.05%

Keith County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.76%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed7.70%
Male Employed5.48%

Keith County, Nebraska Income

Keith County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,100$56,562
Families$59,706$71,632
Married Families$65,434$
Non Families$23,375$30,317

Keith County, Nebraska Marital Status

Keith County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.1%

Male Marriage Rate

61.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Keith County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Keith 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 45To54.

Keith County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Keith County, Nebraska Veterans

Keith County, Nebraska Veterans by War

668

Number of Veterans

630

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam317
Korea102
Second Gulf War91
First Gulf War86
World War II15

Keith County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74222
75+194
55 to 64102
35 to 5475
18 to 3475

Keith County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White65610.56%
Hispanic319.57%
2 or More1231.58%

Keith County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

9.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Keith County, Nebraska Employment Status

Keith County, Nebraska Employment by Age

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Keith County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Keith County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Keith County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ogallala47374543-194-4.10%
Paxton523495-28-5.35%
Brule326306-20-6.13%
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