Otoe County, Nebraska Population 2018

Otoe County, Nebraska's estimated population is 16,027 with a growth rate of 0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Otoe County, Nebraska is the 19th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,0271370.86%
201615,890-94-0.59%
201615,9841120.71%
201515,872790.50%
201415,793930.59%
201315,70030.02%
201215,697-48-0.30%
201115,745-3-0.02%
201015,7481,49610.50%
199014,252-931-6.13%
198015,183-393-2.52%
197015,576-927-5.62%
196016,503-553-3.24%
195017,056-1,938-10.20%
194018,994-907-4.56%
193019,9014072.09%
192019,4941710.88%
191019,323-2,965-13.30%
190022,288-3,115-12.26%
189025,4039,67661.52%
188015,7273,38227.40%
187012,3458,134193.16%
18604,2110.00%

Otoe County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,262
Two or More Races360
Some Other Race112
American Indian and Alaska Native83
Asian52
Black or African American21

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

Otoe 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

Otoe County, Nebraska Median Age

41.8


Total

39.4


Male

43.9


Female

Otoe County, Nebraska Adults

There are 12,108 adults, (3,099 of which are seniors) in Otoe County, Nebraska.

Otoe County, Nebraska Age Dependency

76.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Otoe County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

8,081

50.86%

Male

7,809

49.14%

Otoe County, Nebraska Households and Families

Otoe County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Otoe County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
Male80.1%19.9%
All73.7%26.3%
Female58.8%41.2%
Non Family57.7%42.3%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Otoe County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4632.4273.7
Married3,4712.9885.8
Non Family2,1981.1857.7
Female5733.3558.8
Male2213.4580.1

2.98

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Otoe County, Nebraska Households

Otoe County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3533.25%
9th to 12th Grade6075.60%
High School Graduate4,10137.81%
Some College2,25520.79%
Associates Degree1,28211.82%
Bachelors Degree1,64915.20%
Graduate Degree5995.52%

Otoe County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,2309,5322,223
Hispanic4972469
Multiple Races84758
Other Race6632
Native American4948
Asian28288
Black32

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 28.57%.

Otoe County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,368$41,054$29,396
Less Than High School$22,870$22,344$23,208
High School Grad$30,189$35,395$24,614
Some College$36,792$45,511$27,740
Bachelors Degree$47,591$52,672$41,069
Graduate Degree$57,961$64,107$54,306

$35,368

Average Earnings

$41,054

Average Male

$29,396

Average Female

Otoe County, Nebraska Language

Otoe County, Nebraska Language by Age

Otoe County, Nebraska Language

93.75% of Otoe County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 6.25% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.56% of the population.

Otoe County, Nebraska Poverty

Otoe County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,9821,3099.36%
Hispanic1,13729726.12%
Multiple3599025.07%
Other11098.18%
Native7933.80%
Black2114.76%

10.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.04%

Male Poverty Rate

11.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Otoe County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Otoe County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 26.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Otoe County, Nebraska is Native, with 3.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.40%.

Otoe County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.54%
High School7.45%
Some College5.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.95%

Otoe County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.91%
Female Employed7.03%
Male Employed6.18%
Female Unemployed1.06%

Otoe County, Nebraska Income

Otoe County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,108$65,451
Families$66,299$78,466
Married Families$72,464$
Non Families$30,707$38,407

Otoe County, Nebraska Marital Status

Otoe County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Otoe County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Otoe 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.

Otoe County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Otoe County, Nebraska Veterans

Otoe County, Nebraska Veterans by War

1,267

Number of Veterans

1,212

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam457
First Gulf War179
Korea149
Second Gulf War137
World War II87

Otoe County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+376
65 to 74285
55 to 64284
35 to 54221
18 to 34101

Otoe County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,25110.63%
2 or More127.36%
Indian48.16%
Hispanic20.29%

Otoe County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

6.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Otoe County, Nebraska Employment Status

Otoe County, Nebraska Employment by Age

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.8%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Otoe County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Otoe County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Otoe County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Nebraska City72937347540.74%
Syracuse19422007653.35%
Palmyra545565203.67%
Unadilla311322113.54%
Talmage23324073.00%
Dunbar18719031.60%
Douglas17317521.16%
Otoe17117321.17%
Burr575811.75%
Lorton414100.00%
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