Perkins County, Nebraska Population 2018

Perkins County, Nebraska's estimated population is 2,903 with a growth rate of -0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perkins County, Nebraska is the 69th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,903-8-0.27%
20162,91150.17%
20162,906-32-1.09%
20152,938592.05%
20142,879-14-0.48%
20132,893-39-1.33%
20122,932-15-0.51%
20112,947-34-1.14%
20102,981-386-11.46%
19903,367-270-7.42%
19803,6372146.25%
19703,423-766-18.29%
19604,189-620-12.89%
19504,809-388-7.47%
19405,197-637-10.92%
19305,8341,86747.06%
19203,9671,39754.36%
19102,57086851.00%
19001,702-2,662-61.00%
18904,3640.00%

Perkins County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,884
Two or More Races12
Some Other Race8
Black or African American5
American Indian and Alaska Native2

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

Perkins County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Perkins County, Nebraska Median Age

43.9


Total

41.8


Male

46.1


Female

Perkins County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,230 adults, (632 of which are seniors) in Perkins County, Nebraska.

Perkins County, Nebraska Age Dependency

82.1

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Perkins County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,443

49.57%

Male

1,468

50.43%

Perkins County, Nebraska Households and Families

Perkins County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perkins County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All76.3%23.7%
Female63.9%36.1%
Non Family56.2%43.8%
Male40.9%59.1%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perkins County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2412.3176.3
Married7492.9389.6
Non Family4341.0956.2
Female363.3663.9
Male223.5940.9

2.94

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perkins County, Nebraska Households

Perkins County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1014.90%
9th to 12th Grade1235.96%
High School Graduate64031.02%
Some College53625.98%
Associates Degree1869.02%
Bachelors Degree28413.77%
Graduate Degree1939.36%

Perkins County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9751,768463
Hispanic78629
Other Race862
Black555
Multiple Races43
Native American22

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 100.00%.

Perkins County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,917$40,286$26,146
Less Than High School$26,719$36,667$9,500
High School Grad$30,549$38,466$15,938
Some College$27,150$39,583$18,068
Bachelors Degree$49,779$49,500$49,896
Graduate Degree$52,574$62,614$51,667

$35,917

Average Earnings

$40,286

Average Male

$26,146

Average Female

Perkins County, Nebraska Language

Perkins County, Nebraska Language by Age

Perkins County, Nebraska Language

95.79% of Perkins County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.22% of the population.

Perkins County, Nebraska Poverty

Perkins County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,7461575.72%
Hispanic1063533.02%
Multiple12216.67%
Native22100.00%

6.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.44%

Male Poverty Rate

10.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perkins County, Nebraska

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perkins County, Nebraska is White, with 5.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.40%.

Perkins County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School7.66%
Some College6.44%
High School3.52%
Bachelors or Greater1.05%

Perkins County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed7.93%
Male Employed1.25%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Perkins County, Nebraska Income

Perkins County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,797$70,501
Families$69,917$85,643
Married Families$71,726$
Non Families$27,273$41,354

Perkins County, Nebraska Marital Status

Perkins County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Perkins County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Perkins County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Perkins County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Perkins County, Nebraska Veterans

Perkins County, Nebraska Veterans by War

196

Number of Veterans

186

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam95
Korea34
World War II15
First Gulf War12
Second Gulf War6

Perkins County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+69
65 to 7459
55 to 6440
35 to 5422
18 to 346

Perkins County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1958.84%
Other112.50%

Perkins County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

6.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perkins County, Nebraska Employment Status

Perkins County, Nebraska Employment by Age

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Perkins County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Perkins County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Perkins County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Grant11611115-46-3.96%
Madrid23123100.00%
Venango167165-2-1.20%
Elsie106104-2-1.89%
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