Sheridan County, Nebraska Population 2018

Sheridan County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,289 with a growth rate of 0.57% 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
20175,289300.57%
20165,259200.38%
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
White4,402
American Indian and Alaska Native452
Two or More Races317
Asian36
Black or African American26
Some Other Race23
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

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

Sheridan 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

Sheridan County, Nebraska Median Age

45.9


Total

44.9


Male

47.8


Female

Sheridan County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,044 adults, (1,288 of which are seniors) in Sheridan County, Nebraska.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Age Dependency

90.8

Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,673

50.83%

Male

2,586

49.17%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Households and Families

Sheridan County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
All71.3%28.7%
Male64.9%35.1%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Female55.8%44.2%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2272.371.3
Married1,1272.8581.9
Non Family8171.1461.2
Female2063.5655.8
Male773.3664.9

2.94

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

4%

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 Grade1463.92%
9th to 12th Grade2346.28%
High School Graduate1,14830.79%
Some College89023.87%
Associates Degree37610.09%
Bachelors Degree65217.49%
Graduate Degree2827.56%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3133,033892
Native American18311829
Multiple Races1361257
Hispanic4433
Asian32134
Other Race2318
Black23232
Islander33

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 26.92%.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,439$33,962$21,474
Less Than High School$24,896$27,019$
High School Grad$20,858$26,600$15,509
Some College$27,305$36,131$20,691
Bachelors Degree$34,653$40,625$31,080
Graduate Degree$67,500$80,093$65,882

$29,439

Average Earnings

$33,962

Average Male

$21,474

Average Female

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language by Age

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language

96.69% of Sheridan County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 3.31% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.25% of the population.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,26249611.64%
Native45128763.64%
Hispanic2279742.73%
Multiple3173711.67%

16.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.46%

Male Poverty Rate

17.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska is Native, with 63.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska is White, with 11.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.06%.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.40%
Some College14.37%
High School10.27%
Bachelors or Greater6.75%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.73%
Male Unemployed27.27%
Female Employed6.69%
Male Employed4.40%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Income

Sheridan County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,802$58,624
Families$54,712$70,900
Married Families$58,378$
Non Families$26,250$35,993

Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status

Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

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

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by War

452

Number of Veterans

435

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam192
Korea61
Second Gulf War39
World War II35
First Gulf War34

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74156
75+131
55 to 6488
35 to 5444
18 to 3433

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White42411.88%
2 or More1810.17%
Indian104.61%
Hispanic34.05%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

9.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment Status

Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment by Age

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

2.1%

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