Richardson County, Nebraska Population 2018

Richardson County, Nebraska's estimated population is 7,969 with a growth rate of -2.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Richardson County, Nebraska is the 37th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,969-180-2.21%
20168,1491511.89%
20167,998-22-0.27%
20158,020-88-1.09%
20148,108-24-0.30%
20138,132-151-1.82%
20128,283-58-0.70%
20118,341-31-0.37%
20108,372-1,565-15.75%
19909,937-1,378-12.18%
198011,315-962-7.84%
197012,277-1,626-11.70%
196013,903-2,983-17.67%
195016,886-2,292-11.95%
194019,178-648-3.27%
193019,8268584.52%
192018,9681,5208.71%
191017,448-2,166-11.04%
190019,6142,04011.61%
189017,5742,54316.92%
188015,0315,25153.69%
18709,7806,945244.97%
18602,8350.00%

Richardson County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,634
Two or More Races257
American Indian and Alaska Native201
Black or African American25
Asian24
Some Other Race8

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

Richardson 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

Richardson County, Nebraska Median Age

47.4


Total

47.1


Male

47.5


Female

Richardson County, Nebraska Adults

There are 6,438 adults, (1,891 of which are seniors) in Richardson County, Nebraska.

Richardson County, Nebraska Age Dependency

79.2

Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Richardson County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,123

50.60%

Male

4,026

49.40%

Richardson County, Nebraska Households and Families

Richardson County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Richardson County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All75%25%
Male68.7%31.3%
Non Family66.5%33.5%
Female50.6%49.4%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Richardson County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7682.1275
Married1,9452.8184.7
Non Family1,4521.0766.5
Female2372.7250.6
Male1342.4868.7

2.73

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Richardson County, Nebraska Households

Richardson County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1352.28%
9th to 12th Grade3986.71%
High School Graduate2,26938.26%
Some College1,47324.84%
Associates Degree5238.82%
Bachelors Degree86714.62%
Graduate Degree2664.48%

Richardson County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5695,0691,090
Multiple Races14712418
Native American1191134
Hispanic797521
Black2525
Asian1818
Other Race53

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 26.58%.

Richardson County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,195$41,048$25,940
Less Than High School$30,411$30,925$21,000
High School Grad$31,065$38,750$18,405
Some College$32,088$47,543$22,219
Bachelors Degree$41,995$55,160$39,125
Graduate Degree$39,153$$38,548

$33,195

Average Earnings

$41,048

Average Male

$25,940

Average Female

Richardson County, Nebraska Language

Richardson County, Nebraska Language by Age

Richardson County, Nebraska Language

98.53% of Richardson County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 1.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.70% of the population.

Richardson County, Nebraska Poverty

Richardson County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,3971,26917.16%
Native19612865.31%
Hispanic1445437.50%
Multiple256238.98%
Asian241666.67%

18.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.12%

Male Poverty Rate

18.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richardson County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richardson County, Nebraska is Asian, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richardson County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 8.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.12%.

Richardson County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.52%
High School15.21%
Some College12.82%
Bachelors or Greater3.74%

Richardson County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed56.89%
Female Unemployed46.15%
Female Employed13.15%
Male Employed8.47%

Richardson County, Nebraska Income

Richardson County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,929$57,345
Families$59,375$70,639
Married Families$71,009$
Non Families$26,570$33,956

Richardson County, Nebraska Marital Status

Richardson County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Richardson County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Richardson County, Nebraska Marriage

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

Richardson County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Richardson County, Nebraska Veterans

Richardson County, Nebraska Veterans by War

725

Number of Veterans

683

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam249
Second Gulf War150
Korea132
First Gulf War68
World War II65

Richardson County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+200
35 to 54172
65 to 74158
55 to 64123
18 to 3472

Richardson County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White66510.89%
Indian3428.57%
2 or More2414.72%
Black28.00%

Richardson County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richardson County, Nebraska Employment Status

Richardson County, Nebraska Employment by Age

63.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Richardson County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Richardson County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Richardson County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Falls City43254214-111-2.57%
Humboldt877838-39-4.45%
Verdon172165-7-4.07%
Rulo172162-10-5.81%
Stella152146-6-3.95%
Shubert150144-6-4.00%
Dawson146140-6-4.11%
Salem112107-5-4.46%
Preston2827-1-3.57%
Barada2423-1-4.17%
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