Thayer County, Nebraska Population 2018

Thayer County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,045 with a growth rate of -2.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Thayer County, Nebraska is the 56th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,045-118-2.29%
20165,163641.26%
20165,099-31-0.60%
20155,130-83-1.59%
20145,213340.66%
20135,179350.68%
20125,144-24-0.46%
20115,168-66-1.26%
20105,234-1,401-21.12%
19906,635-947-12.49%
19807,582-197-2.53%
19707,779-1,339-14.69%
19609,118-1,445-13.68%
195010,563-1,699-13.86%
194012,262-1,422-10.39%
193013,684-292-2.09%
192013,976-799-5.41%
191014,7754503.14%
190014,3251,58712.46%
189012,7386,625108.38%
18806,1130.00%

Thayer County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,040
Two or More Races87
Some Other Race16
American Indian and Alaska Native13
Black or African American7

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

Thayer 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

Thayer County, Nebraska Median Age

48.3


Total

46.9


Male

50


Female

Thayer County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,074 adults, (1,311 of which are seniors) in Thayer County, Nebraska.

Thayer County, Nebraska Age Dependency

86.7

Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Thayer County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,605

50.46%

Male

2,558

49.54%

Thayer County, Nebraska Households and Families

Thayer County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Thayer County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male91.9%8.1%
Married88.8%11.2%
All77.1%22.9%
Non Family62%38%
Female51.5%48.5%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thayer County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3752.1177.1
Married1,3392.888.8
Non Family9021.0762
Female971.9951.5
Male372.791.9

2.74

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Thayer County, Nebraska Households

Thayer County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade792.11%
9th to 12th Grade2266.04%
High School Graduate1,35636.24%
Some College83522.31%
Associates Degree51313.71%
Bachelors Degree53814.38%
Graduate Degree1955.21%

Thayer County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5923,290697
Hispanic6766
Multiple Races646236
Native American1313
Other Race66
Black66

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 56.25%.

Thayer County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,863$40,987$23,177
Less Than High School$22,656$36,033$17,614
High School Grad$27,140$38,365$18,056
Some College$34,063$41,806$25,489
Bachelors Degree$36,061$52,083$25,313
Graduate Degree$45,179$$53,000

$31,863

Average Earnings

$40,987

Average Male

$23,177

Average Female

Thayer County, Nebraska Language

Thayer County, Nebraska Language by Age

Thayer County, Nebraska Language

97.27% of Thayer County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.73% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.28% of the population.

Thayer County, Nebraska Poverty

Thayer County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,79854911.44%
Hispanic1123329.46%
Multiple871416.09%
Native13646.15%
Black11100.00%

12.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.58%

Male Poverty Rate

12.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thayer County, Nebraska

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thayer County, Nebraska is White, with 11.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.18%.

Thayer County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.19%
High School12.12%
Some College9.16%
Bachelors or Greater2.50%

Thayer County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed14.29%
Female Unemployed12.50%
Female Employed5.36%
Male Employed4.12%

Thayer County, Nebraska Income

Thayer County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,590$65,112
Families$61,594$72,383
Married Families$65,110$
Non Families$29,734$53,102

Thayer County, Nebraska Marital Status

Thayer County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.8%

Male Marriage Rate

63.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Thayer County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Thayer 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 35To44.

Thayer County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Thayer County, Nebraska Veterans

Thayer County, Nebraska Veterans by War

413

Number of Veterans

396

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam161
Korea82
World War II34
First Gulf War28
Second Gulf War21

Thayer County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+175
65 to 74130
55 to 6449
35 to 5442
18 to 3417

Thayer County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White40910.28%
Black457.14%

Thayer County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

4.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thayer County, Nebraska Employment Status

Thayer County, Nebraska Employment by Age

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Thayer County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Thayer County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Thayer County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hebron15791537-42-2.66%
Deshler747744-3-0.40%
Davenport294286-8-2.72%
Bruning279271-8-2.87%
Chester232225-7-3.02%
Alexandria177172-5-2.82%
Carleton9188-3-3.30%
Byron8381-2-2.41%
Hubbell6866-2-2.94%
Belvidere4847-1-2.08%
Gilead3938-1-2.56%
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