Rock County, Nebraska Population 2018

Rock County, Nebraska's estimated population is 1,436 with a growth rate of 2.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rock County, Nebraska is the 80th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,436292.06%
20161,407-5-0.35%
20161,412-5-0.35%
20151,417-32-2.21%
20141,44980.56%
20131,441151.05%
20121,426-54-3.65%
20111,480-44-2.89%
20101,524-495-24.52%
19902,019-364-15.27%
19802,3831526.81%
19702,231-323-12.65%
19602,554-472-15.60%
19503,026-951-23.91%
19403,97761118.15%
19303,366-337-9.10%
19203,703762.10%
19103,62781829.12%
19002,809-274-8.89%
18903,0830.00%

Rock County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,351
Two or More Races35
Some Other Race14
Black or African American4
Asian3

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

Rock 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

Rock County, Nebraska Median Age

52.4


Total

49.3


Male

54


Female

Rock County, Nebraska Adults

There are 1,180 adults, (364 of which are seniors) in Rock County, Nebraska.

Rock County, Nebraska Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rock County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

719

51.10%

Male

688

48.90%

Rock County, Nebraska Households and Families

Rock County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rock County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All71.7%28.3%
Female62.2%37.8%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
Male27.3%72.7%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rock County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6951.9571.7
Married3462.6483.8
Non Family2901.0961.7
Female371.6262.2
Male222.9527.3

2.53

Average Family Size

1.95

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rock County, Nebraska Households

Rock County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade212.01%
9th to 12th Grade585.54%
High School Graduate45643.55%
Some College23922.83%
Associates Degree908.60%
Bachelors Degree15314.61%
Graduate Degree302.87%

Rock County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,005926183
Multiple Races2525
Other Race1010
Hispanic66
Black44
Asian33

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 18.21%.

Rock County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,463$41,548$23,125
Less Than High School$41,250$41,750$
High School Grad$31,000$42,308$17,500
Some College$27,692$38,214$21,875
Bachelors Degree$33,750$40,417$32,500
Graduate Degree$54,000$53,750$54,000

$31,463

Average Earnings

$41,548

Average Male

$23,125

Average Female

Rock County, Nebraska Language

Rock County, Nebraska Language by Age

Rock County, Nebraska Language

98.82% of Rock County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 1.18% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

Rock County, Nebraska Poverty

Rock County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,29713310.25%
Multiple31825.81%

10.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.58%

Male Poverty Rate

14.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rock County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rock County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 25.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rock County, Nebraska is White, with 10.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.09%.

Rock County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School14.65%
Less Than High School8.45%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%
Some College4.64%

Rock County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed15.17%
Male Employed3.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Rock County, Nebraska Income

Rock County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,750$62,314
Families$59,792$76,984
Married Families$62,604$
Non Families$33,083$39,605

Rock County, Nebraska Marital Status

Rock County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Rock County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Rock 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 45To54.

Rock County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Rock County, Nebraska Veterans

Rock County, Nebraska Veterans by War

106

Number of Veterans

106

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam49
World War II13
Korea13
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War

Rock County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7447
75+38
35 to 5411
55 to 6410
18 to 34

Rock County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Rock County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

17.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rock County, Nebraska Employment Status

Rock County, Nebraska Employment by Age

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Rock County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Rock County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rock County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bassett619562-57-9.21%
Newport9789-8-8.25%
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