Sherman County, Nebraska Population 2018

Sherman County, Nebraska's estimated population is 3,086 with a growth rate of -0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sherman County, Nebraska is the 66th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,086-4-0.13%
20163,090652.15%
20163,025-11-0.36%
20153,03620.07%
20143,034-27-0.88%
20133,061-17-0.55%
20123,078-23-0.74%
20113,101-63-1.99%
20103,164-554-14.90%
19903,718-508-12.02%
19804,226-499-10.56%
19704,725-657-12.21%
19605,382-1,039-16.18%
19506,421-1,343-17.30%
19407,764-1,358-14.89%
19309,1222452.76%
19208,8775997.24%
19108,2781,72826.38%
19006,5501512.36%
18906,3994,338210.48%
18802,0610.00%

Sherman County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,040
Black or African American23
Some Other Race14
Asian9
Two or More Races2
American Indian and Alaska Native2

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

Sherman 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

Sherman County, Nebraska Median Age

49.7


Total

48.5


Male

50.5


Female

Sherman County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,423 adults, (806 of which are seniors) in Sherman County, Nebraska.

Sherman County, Nebraska Age Dependency

91.2

Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Sherman County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,568

50.74%

Male

1,522

49.26%

Sherman County, Nebraska Households and Families

Sherman County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sherman County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male84.2%15.8%
Married81.4%18.6%
All76.9%23.1%
Non Family76.1%23.9%
Female39.8%60.2%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sherman County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3672.2276.9
Married7482.7481.4
Non Family4931.1976.1
Female883.1839.8
Male382.9584.2

2.74

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sherman County, Nebraska Households

Sherman County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade703.12%
9th to 12th Grade984.37%
High School Graduate95542.54%
Some College53223.70%
Associates Degree23410.42%
Bachelors Degree23610.51%
Graduate Degree1205.35%

Sherman County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1982,046350
Hispanic32165
Other Race142
Asian88
Black44
Multiple Races22
Native American111

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 100.00%.

Sherman County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,470$42,381$21,627
Less Than High School$22,857$24,107$21,042
High School Grad$29,583$42,045$17,165
Some College$30,000$42,500$20,682
Bachelors Degree$40,972$58,625$37,333
Graduate Degree$47,153$45,833$67,784

$31,470

Average Earnings

$42,381

Average Male

$21,627

Average Female

Sherman County, Nebraska Language

Sherman County, Nebraska Language by Age

Sherman County, Nebraska Language

97.00% of Sherman County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 3.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.80% of the population.

Sherman County, Nebraska Poverty

Sherman County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,93738313.04%
Black1919100.00%

13.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.34%

Male Poverty Rate

18.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sherman County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Nebraska is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Nebraska is White, with 13.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.70%.

Sherman County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.34%
High School11.21%
Some College10.12%
Bachelors or Greater5.34%

Sherman County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed7.67%
Female Unemployed6.67%
Male Employed3.65%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sherman County, Nebraska Income

Sherman County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,299$58,838
Families$60,938$71,284
Married Families$64,632$
Non Families$28,839$35,231

Sherman County, Nebraska Marital Status

Sherman County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sherman County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Sherman County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Sherman County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Sherman County, Nebraska Veterans

Sherman County, Nebraska Veterans by War

219

Number of Veterans

217

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam83
Korea55
World War II19
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War17

Sherman County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+103
65 to 7467
35 to 5420
55 to 6419
18 to 3410

Sherman County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2138.92%
Black4100.00%
2 or More150.00%
Indian150.00%

Sherman County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

7.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sherman County, Nebraska Employment Status

Sherman County, Nebraska Employment by Age

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sherman County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Sherman County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sherman County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Loup City10301000-30-2.91%
Litchfield262255-7-2.67%
Ashton194189-5-2.58%
Rockville106103-3-2.83%
Hazard7068-2-2.86%
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