Sheridan County, Nebraska Population 2018

Sheridan County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,289 with a growth rate of 0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sheridan County, Nebraska is the 54th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,241-48-0.91%
20175,289500.95%
20165,239240.46%
20155,215-38-0.72%
20145,253440.84%
20135,209-120-2.25%
20125,329-31-0.58%
20115,360-84-1.54%
20105,444-1,306-19.35%
19906,750-794-10.52%
19807,5442593.56%
19707,285-1,764-19.49%
19609,049-490-5.14%
19509,539-330-3.34%
19409,869-924-8.56%
193010,7931,16812.14%
19209,6252,29731.35%
19107,3281,29521.47%
19006,033-2,654-30.55%
18908,6870.00%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,367
American Indian and Alaska Native497
Two or More Races293
Some Other Race28
Black or African American28
Asian26
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

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

Sheridan County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200 Male Population50100150200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sheridan County, Nebraska Median Age

46.1


Total

45.3


Male

47.6


Female

Sheridan County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,069 adults, (1,334 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan County, Nebraska.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Age Dependency

91.6

Age Dependency Ratio

48.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,637

50.31%

Male

2,604

49.69%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Households and Families

Sheridan County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Sheridan County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Male58.3%41.7%
Female43.9%56.1%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3062.2270.3
Married1,1382.7682.7
Non Family8741.1261.6
Female1983.5143.9
Male963.1558.3

2.84

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Nebraska Households

Sheridan County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1283.41%
9th to 12th Grade2205.87%
High School Graduate1,20232.04%
Some College89023.73%
Associates Degree3459.20%
Bachelors Degree69418.50%
Graduate Degree2727.25%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2723,013914
Native American22314620
Multiple Races12912311
Hispanic948113
Other Race2822
Black25252
Asian242413
Islander22

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 54.17%.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,657$34,443$23,050
Less Than High School$23,864$27,361$5,417
High School Grad$21,742$26,157$15,707
Some College$32,932$38,553$22,066
Bachelors Degree$35,865$44,044$30,474
Graduate Degree$64,063$74,000$60,750

$30,657

Average Earnings

$34,443

Average Male

$23,050

Average Female

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language by Age

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language

95.97% of Sheridan County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.93% of the population.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,23545810.81%
Native49730661.57%
Hispanic2437530.86%
Multiple293175.80%

15.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.63%

Male Poverty Rate

16.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska is Native, with 61.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 5.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.35%.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.07%
Some College11.54%
High School10.14%
Bachelors or Greater8.49%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed78.57%
Female Employed8.03%
Male Unemployed7.69%
Male Employed4.89%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Income

Sheridan County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,209$58,342
Families$54,881$72,353
Married Families$61,450$
Non Families$26,122$34,336

Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status

Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Sheridan 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.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by War

503

Number of Veterans

473

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam219
Korea49
First Gulf War42
World War II38
Second Gulf War38

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74205
75+147
55 to 6480
35 to 5443
18 to 3428

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White44812.57%
2 or More4626.29%
Indian93.59%
Hispanic86.06%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

8.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment Status

Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment by Age

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sheridan County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gordon16121535-77-4.78%
Rushville890851-39-4.38%
Hay Springs570551-19-3.33%
Clinton4140-1-2.44%
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