Nemaha County, Nebraska Population 2018

Nemaha County, Nebraska's estimated population is 6,949 with a growth rate of -2.14% 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
20176,949-152-2.14%
20167,1011201.72%
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
White6,846
Black or African American112
Two or More Races68
American Indian and Alaska Native44
Some Other Race23
Asian6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

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

Nemaha 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

Nemaha County, Nebraska Median Age

37.8


Total

36.3


Male

40


Female

Nemaha County, Nebraska Adults

There are 5,624 adults, (1,285 of which are seniors) in Nemaha County, Nebraska.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Nemaha County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

3,610

50.84%

Male

3,491

49.16%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Households and Families

Nemaha County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nemaha County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family54.8%45.2%
Female53.6%46.4%
Male40.9%59.1%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nemaha County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8732.2970.6
Married1,4802.8986.5
Non Family1,0251.2754.8
Female2802.6553.6
Male882.8140.9

2.81

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade791.72%
9th to 12th Grade1803.91%
High School Graduate1,50932.76%
Some College1,05122.82%
Associates Degree4609.99%
Bachelors Degree95520.73%
Graduate Degree3728.08%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,4844,2491,320
Black46394
Hispanic3726
Native American2419
Other Race88
Asian66
Multiple Races543

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.00%.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,175$45,536$27,516
Less Than High School$34,375$52,917$30,000
High School Grad$28,176$37,917$21,282
Some College$32,346$42,262$23,188
Bachelors Degree$43,571$58,125$35,117
Graduate Degree$49,226$56,250$48,359

$35,175

Average Earnings

$45,536

Average Male

$27,516

Average Female

Nemaha County, Nebraska Language

Nemaha County, Nebraska Language by Age

Nemaha County, Nebraska Language

97.84% of Nemaha County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.67% of the population.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,3436319.95%
Hispanic804050.00%
Black753040.00%
Multiple371027.03%
Native361027.78%
Other18950.00%

10.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.85%

Male Poverty Rate

9.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nemaha County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nemaha County, Nebraska is Other, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nemaha County, Nebraska is White, with 9.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.61%.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.23%
Some College6.86%
High School6.79%
Bachelors or Greater0.90%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.92%
Female Unemployed16.90%
Male Employed8.61%
Female Employed7.92%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Income

Nemaha County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,736$69,073
Families$74,519$84,136
Married Families$83,015$
Non Families$29,124$40,662

Nemaha County, Nebraska Marital Status

Nemaha County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

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 35To44.

Nemaha County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by War

517

Number of Veterans

444

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam214
First Gulf War113
Second Gulf War93
Korea26
World War II25

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74138
35 to 54115
75+101
55 to 6498
18 to 3465

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5039.26%
Indian937.50%
Other422.22%
Hispanic10.66%
2 or More12.50%

Nemaha County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

6.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nemaha County, Nebraska Employment Status

Nemaha County, Nebraska Employment by Age

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

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