Knox County, Nebraska Population 2018

Knox County, Nebraska's estimated population is 8,472 with a growth rate of -0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Knox County, Nebraska is the 34th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,496240.28%
20178,472-29-0.34%
20168,501280.33%
20158,473-3-0.04%
20148,476-80-0.94%
20138,556-17-0.20%
20128,573-1-0.01%
20118,574-102-1.18%
20108,676-858-9.00%
19909,534-1,923-16.78%
198011,457-266-2.27%
197011,723-1,577-11.86%
196013,300-1,520-10.26%
195014,820-1,658-10.06%
194016,478-2,632-13.77%
193019,1102161.14%
192018,8945362.92%
191018,3584,01527.99%
190014,3435,76167.13%
18908,5824,916134.10%
18803,6663,4051304.60%
187026110971.71%
18601520.00%

Knox County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,374
American Indian and Alaska Native829
Two or More Races144
Some Other Race93
Asian23
Black or African American20
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Knox County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Knox County, Nebraska Median Age

47.2


Total

45.1


Male

49


Female

Knox County, Nebraska Adults

There are 6,446 adults, (2,021 of whom are seniors) in Knox County, Nebraska.

Knox County, Nebraska Age Dependency

92

Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Knox County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,349

51.19%

Male

4,147

48.81%

Knox County, Nebraska Households and Families

Knox County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Knox County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
Male52.1%47.9%
Female33.8%66.2%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Knox County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6622.2673.5
Married2,0822.8785.7
Non Family1,2681.1261.8
Female2162.8333.8
Male962.8552.1

2.83

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Knox County, Nebraska Households

Knox County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2023.42%
9th to 12th Grade2955.00%
High School Graduate2,03134.43%
Some College1,37523.31%
Associates Degree76713.00%
Bachelors Degree88615.02%
Graduate Degree3435.81%

Knox County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3204,8911,150
Native American38033350
Hispanic938310
Multiple Races806916
Other Race65555
Asian2323
Black1212
Islander553

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 60.00%.

Knox County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,697$39,103$23,090
Less Than High School$22,250$25,900$8,000
High School Grad$24,135$30,754$17,037
Some College$31,157$43,846$22,483
Bachelors Degree$36,995$47,279$31,279
Graduate Degree$50,169$52,011$42,500

$30,697

Average Earnings

$39,103

Average Male

$23,090

Average Female

Knox County, Nebraska Language

Knox County, Nebraska Language by Age

Knox County, Nebraska Language

95.74% of Knox County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.26% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.62% of the population.

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,1016509.15%
Native81930437.12%
Multiple1353928.89%
Hispanic2193214.61%
Asian231565.22%
Islander13861.54%
Other9322.15%

12.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.49%

Male Poverty Rate

15.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Knox County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Nebraska is Asian, with 65.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Nebraska is Other, with 2.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.76%.

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.98%
High School12.22%
Some College7.83%
Bachelors or Greater3.82%

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.21%
Male Unemployed22.58%
Female Employed9.34%
Male Employed4.35%

Knox County, Nebraska Income

Knox County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,072$63,104
Families$61,306$72,409
Married Families$66,062$
Non Families$27,014$44,785

Knox County, Nebraska Marital Status

Knox County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

61.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Knox County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Knox 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.

Knox County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by War

712

Number of Veterans

662

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam250
Korea146
First Gulf War84
Second Gulf War81
World War II28

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+280
65 to 74183
35 to 54110
55 to 6495
18 to 3444

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White66611.51%
Indian265.82%
2 or More1417.07%
Hispanic54.59%
Black426.67%
Hawaiian215.38%

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

4.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Knox County, Nebraska Employment Status

Knox County, Nebraska Employment by Age

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Knox County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Knox County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Knox County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Creighton11541117-37-3.21%
Bloomfield1028985-43-4.18%
Crofton726689-37-5.10%
Wausa634607-27-4.26%
Verdigre575557-18-3.13%
Niobrara369349-20-5.42%
Santee336347113.27%
Center9493-1-1.06%
Winnetoon6866-2-2.94%
Verdel303000.00%
Bazile Mills2928-1-3.45%
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