Nemaha County, Nebraska Population 2019

Nemaha County, Nebraska's estimated population is 6,949 with a growth rate of -0.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nemaha County, Nebraska is the 42nd largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,949-32-0.46%
20166,981-18-0.26%
20156,999-127-1.78%
20147,126-23-0.32%
20137,149-1-0.01%
20127,150-87-1.20%
20117,237-1-0.01%
20107,238-742-9.30%
19907,980-387-4.63%
19808,367-609-6.78%
19708,976-123-1.35%
19609,099-1,874-17.08%
195010,973-1,808-14.15%
194012,7814253.44%
193012,356-191-1.52%
192012,547-548-4.18%
191013,095-1,857-12.42%
190014,9522,02215.64%
189012,9302,47923.72%
188010,4512,85837.64%
18707,5934,454141.89%
18603,1390.00%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,785
Black or African American100
Two or More Races51
Asian50
American Indian and Alaska Native43
Some Other Race11
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Nemaha County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Nemaha County, Nebraska Median Age

38


Total

36.9


Male

39.9


Female

Nemaha County, Nebraska Adults

There are 5,564 adults, (1,334 of whom are seniors) in Nemaha County, Nebraska.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Nemaha County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

3,565

50.63%

Male

3,476

49.37%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Households and Families

Nemaha County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Nemaha County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All71.9%28.1%
Female54.2%45.8%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Male37.4%62.6%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nemaha County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8142.3171.9
Married1,5482.8388.4
Non Family9311.2752.5
Female2362.6754.2
Male993.1137.4

2.78

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nemaha County, Nebraska Households

Nemaha County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade621.36%
9th to 12th Grade2194.79%
High School Graduate1,52833.42%
Some College96821.17%
Associates Degree51711.31%
Bachelors Degree89719.62%
Graduate Degree3818.33%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,4414,1941,247
Asian503522
Black33285
Hispanic25201
Native American147
Multiple Races973
Other Race33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 44.00%.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,803$48,542$26,230
Less Than High School$35,268$50,313$28,889
High School Grad$30,109$40,732$21,646
Some College$31,458$42,955$22,368
Bachelors Degree$44,663$66,146$35,707
Graduate Degree$52,237$78,542$50,625

$35,803

Average Earnings

$48,542

Average Male

$26,230

Average Female

Nemaha County, Nebraska Language

Nemaha County, Nebraska Language by Age

Nemaha County, Nebraska Language

97.38% of Nemaha County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.53% of the population.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,27567910.82%
Hispanic794151.90%
Black572950.88%
Multiple331442.42%
Other77100.00%
Native3812.63%

11.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.39%

Male Poverty Rate

10.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nemaha County, Nebraska

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nemaha County, Nebraska is Native, with 2.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.33%.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.12%
Some College7.40%
High School5.53%
Bachelors or Greater1.33%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed64.06%
Female Employed9.52%
Female Unemployed9.30%
Male Employed8.41%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Income

Nemaha County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,536$70,438
Families$69,432$84,595
Married Families$77,112$
Non Families$27,741$40,449

Nemaha County, Nebraska Marital Status

Nemaha County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Nemaha County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Nemaha 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 55To64.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by War

583

Number of Veterans

496

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam219
First Gulf War174
Second Gulf War126
Korea31
World War II27

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54171
75+136
65 to 74133
55 to 6480
18 to 3463

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White54510.16%
Asian3264.00%
2 or More620.00%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

3.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nemaha County, Nebraska Employment Status

Nemaha County, Nebraska Employment by Age

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Nemaha County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Nemaha County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Nemaha County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Auburn34603299-161-4.65%
Peru77378291.16%
Johnson328326-2-0.61%
Nemaha149143-6-4.03%
Brownville132127-5-3.79%
Brock112107-5-4.46%
Julian5957-2-3.39%
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