Saunders County, Nebraska Population 2018

Saunders County, Nebraska's estimated population is 21,057 with a growth rate of 0.30% 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
201720,953-104-0.49%
201721,057620.30%
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
White20,389
Two or More Races333
Asian65
Black or African American63
Some Other Race59
American Indian and Alaska Native44

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Saunders County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Saunders County, Nebraska Median Age

41


Total

40.3


Male

42.3


Female

Saunders County, Nebraska Adults

There are 15,712 adults, (3,651 of whom are seniors) in Saunders County, Nebraska.

Saunders County, Nebraska Age Dependency

73.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Saunders County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

10,407

49.67%

Male

10,546

50.33%

Saunders County, Nebraska Households and Families

Saunders County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Saunders County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All79.1%20.9%
Non Family67.2%32.8%
Male67.2%32.8%
Female55.8%44.2%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saunders County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1502.5479.1
Married4,7273.0989.2
Non Family2,4921.1967.2
Female6383.5455.8
Male2932.9167.2

3.07

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade2121.49%
9th to 12th Grade7745.45%
High School Graduate4,31930.42%
Some College3,44924.29%
Associates Degree1,68911.90%
Bachelors Degree2,58318.19%
Graduate Degree1,1738.26%

Saunders County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,79412,9393,669
Hispanic21511518
Multiple Races1028530
Asian463932
Other Race3113
Black23167
Native American2222

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 69.57%.

Saunders County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,722$45,973$32,135
Less Than High School$23,646$26,964$17,292
High School Grad$30,787$39,088$22,137
Some College$40,153$49,653$28,682
Bachelors Degree$50,607$61,429$45,117
Graduate Degree$61,926$72,639$56,654

$40,722

Average Earnings

$45,973

Average Male

$32,135

Average Female

Saunders County, Nebraska Language

Saunders County, Nebraska Language by Age

Saunders County, Nebraska Language

97.29% of Saunders County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.63% of the population.

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,8211,7688.92%
Hispanic4085814.22%
Multiple323309.29%
Black5447.41%
Other4548.89%

8.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.73%

Male Poverty Rate

10.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saunders County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saunders County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 14.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saunders County, Nebraska is Black, with 7.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.14%.

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.86%
High School9.71%
Some College5.07%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%

Saunders County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.48%
Female Unemployed32.14%
Female Employed4.80%
Male Employed2.39%

Saunders County, Nebraska Income

Saunders County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,015$77,832
Families$77,994$90,739
Married Families$86,265$
Non Families$37,126$45,100

Saunders County, Nebraska Marital Status

Saunders County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

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 55To64.

Saunders County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by War

1,526

Number of Veterans

1,398

Male Veterans

128

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam635
First Gulf War269
Korea204
Second Gulf War161
World War II67

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74449
75+442
35 to 54315
55 to 64239
18 to 3481

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5159.81%
Hispanic103.57%
2 or More65.71%
Asian58.62%

Saunders County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

4.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saunders County, Nebraska Employment Status

Saunders County, Nebraska Employment by Age

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

67.7%

Employment Rate

2.2%

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