Saunders County, Nebraska Population 2018

Saunders County, Nebraska's estimated population is 21,057 with a growth rate of 0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Saunders County, Nebraska is the 15th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,0571110.53%
201620,946-49-0.23%
201620,995320.15%
201520,963940.45%
201420,869-11-0.05%
201320,880810.39%
201220,799-43-0.21%
201120,842-28-0.13%
201020,8702,58514.14%
199018,285-431-2.30%
198018,7161,6989.98%
197017,018-252-1.46%
196017,2703472.05%
195016,923-969-5.42%
194017,892-2,275-11.28%
193020,167-422-2.05%
192020,589-590-2.79%
191021,179-906-4.10%
190022,0855082.35%
189021,5775,76736.48%
188015,81011,263247.70%
18704,5474,50610990.24%
1860410.00%

Saunders County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,404
Two or More Races345
Some Other Race58
Asian50
American Indian and Alaska Native49
Black or African American40

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

Saunders 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

Saunders County, Nebraska Median Age

41.1


Total

40.5


Male

42.1


Female

Saunders County, Nebraska Adults

There are 15,689 adults, (3,603 of which are seniors) in Saunders County, Nebraska.

Saunders County, Nebraska Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Saunders County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

10,416

49.73%

Male

10,530

50.27%

Saunders County, Nebraska Households and Families

Saunders County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saunders County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All79.2%20.8%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Male59.5%40.5%
Female50.5%49.5%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saunders County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9912.5979.2
Married4,8713.1289.8
Non Family2,3271.1865.6
Female5463.650.5
Male2473.0159.5

3.11

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saunders County, Nebraska Households

Saunders County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2431.72%
9th to 12th Grade7385.21%
High School Graduate4,47031.55%
Some College3,35223.66%
Associates Degree1,66611.76%
Bachelors Degree2,41217.02%
Graduate Degree1,2889.09%

Saunders County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,80012,9273,620
Hispanic21213032
Multiple Races997825
Asian282823
Other Race2714
Native American1919
Black149

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 82.14%.

Saunders County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,923$43,790$32,030
Less Than High School$22,000$27,083$10,724
High School Grad$31,075$38,523$22,500
Some College$37,110$46,091$29,395
Bachelors Degree$48,780$60,300$43,030
Graduate Degree$63,363$72,167$55,481

$38,923

Average Earnings

$43,790

Average Male

$32,030

Average Female

Saunders County, Nebraska Language

Saunders County, Nebraska Language by Age

Saunders County, Nebraska Language

96.97% of Saunders County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 3.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.80% of the population.

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,8491,7879.00%
Hispanic3915714.58%
Multiple3254313.23%
Native451022.22%
Other50510.00%

9.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.50%

Male Poverty Rate

10.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saunders County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saunders County, Nebraska is Native, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saunders County, Nebraska is White, with 9.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.79%.

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.50%
High School9.13%
Some College5.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.62%

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.68%
Female Unemployed24.56%
Female Employed5.09%
Male Employed2.73%

Saunders County, Nebraska Income

Saunders County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,475$77,145
Families$76,779$90,210
Married Families$82,831$
Non Families$35,432$43,030

Saunders County, Nebraska Marital Status

Saunders County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Saunders County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Saunders 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.

Saunders County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by War

1,604

Number of Veterans

1,472

Male Veterans

132

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam611
First Gulf War337
Korea199
Second Gulf War188
World War II87

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+454
35 to 54373
65 to 74371
55 to 64307
18 to 3499

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,59810.36%
Hispanic114.26%
Asian512.20%
2 or More10.92%

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

4.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saunders County, Nebraska Employment Status

Saunders County, Nebraska Employment by Age

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Saunders County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Saunders County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Saunders County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wahoo45084499-9-0.20%
Ashland245325661134.61%
Yutan11861235494.13%
Ceresco88988900.00%
Cedar Bluffs610589-21-3.44%
Mead569551-18-3.16%
Valparaiso570547-23-4.04%
Weston32432620.62%
Prague311309-2-0.64%
Ithaca14815021.35%
Morse Bluff13513721.48%
Malmo120118-2-1.67%
Memphis11411400.00%
Leshara112110-2-1.79%
Colon110108-2-1.82%
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