Knox County, Nebraska Population 2018

Knox County, Nebraska's estimated population is 8,472 with a growth rate of -0.92% 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
20178,472-79-0.92%
20168,551500.59%
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
White7,448
American Indian and Alaska Native817
Two or More Races127
Some Other Race83
Asian46
Black or African American16
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Knox 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

Knox County, Nebraska Median Age

47.3


Total

45.3


Male

49


Female

Knox County, Nebraska Adults

There are 6,465 adults, (2,027 of which are seniors) in Knox County, Nebraska.

Knox County, Nebraska Age Dependency

92.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Knox County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,376

51.18%

Male

4,175

48.82%

Knox County, Nebraska Households and Families

Knox County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Knox County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All74.4%25.6%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Male60.2%39.8%
Female29.2%70.8%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Knox County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6482.2874.4
Married2,0752.8987.1
Non Family1,2661.1262.5
Female2192.8429.2
Male883.0960.2

2.86

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

4.2%

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 Grade2444.12%
9th to 12th Grade2544.29%
High School Graduate2,13336.02%
Some College1,38023.30%
Associates Degree71612.09%
Bachelors Degree87314.74%
Graduate Degree3225.44%

Knox County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3834,9511,115
Native American36431845
Hispanic93869
Other Race58515
Multiple Races554411
Asian191712
Black1010
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 63.16%.

Knox County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,388$37,067$22,389
Less Than High School$20,682$23,462$9,167
High School Grad$25,411$31,397$17,237
Some College$30,397$40,559$21,736
Bachelors Degree$39,250$50,268$31,290
Graduate Degree$50,887$58,125$47,500

$30,388

Average Earnings

$37,067

Average Male

$22,389

Average Female

Knox County, Nebraska Language

Knox County, Nebraska Language by Age

Knox County, Nebraska Language

95.22% of Knox County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,1606388.91%
Native80732540.27%
Multiple1134438.94%
Hispanic2223314.86%
Asian461941.30%
Islander14964.29%
Other8311.20%

12.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.66%

Male Poverty Rate

15.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Knox County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Nebraska is Islander, with 64.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Nebraska is Other, with 1.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.15%.

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.28%
High School11.98%
Some College6.23%
Bachelors or Greater3.84%

Knox County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.29%
Male Unemployed20.41%
Female Employed8.94%
Male Employed3.83%

Knox County, Nebraska Income

Knox County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,692$62,077
Families$60,833$71,385
Married Families$65,056$
Non Families$27,276$43,709

Knox County, Nebraska Marital Status

Knox County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Knox County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by War

778

Number of Veterans

748

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam280
Korea161
Second Gulf War83
First Gulf War75
World War II44

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+307
65 to 74220
55 to 64105
35 to 5496
18 to 3450

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White73212.51%
Indian358.08%
2 or More610.53%
Hispanic43.70%
Black325.00%
Hawaiian214.29%

Knox County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

5.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Knox County, Nebraska Employment Status

Knox County, Nebraska Employment by Age

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

3%

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