Valley County, Nebraska Population 2018

Valley County, Nebraska's estimated population is 4,209 with a growth rate of -0.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Valley County, Nebraska is the 60th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,209-31-0.73%
20164,240591.41%
20164,181290.70%
20154,152-55-1.31%
20144,207250.60%
20134,182-34-0.81%
20124,216-12-0.28%
20114,228-37-0.87%
20104,265-904-17.49%
19905,169-464-8.24%
19805,633-150-2.59%
19705,783-807-12.25%
19606,590-662-9.13%
19507,252-911-11.16%
19408,163-1,370-14.37%
19309,533-290-2.95%
19209,8233433.62%
19109,4802,14129.17%
19007,3392473.48%
18907,0924,768205.16%
18802,3240.00%

Valley County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,183
Two or More Races36
Black or African American12
American Indian and Alaska Native8
Some Other Race1

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

Valley County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Valley County, Nebraska Median Age

46.1


Total

44


Male

47.2


Female

Valley County, Nebraska Adults

There are 3,294 adults, (1,022 of which are seniors) in Valley County, Nebraska.

Valley County, Nebraska Age Dependency

86.5

Age Dependency Ratio

45

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Valley County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,112

49.81%

Male

2,128

50.19%

Valley County, Nebraska Households and Families

Valley County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Valley County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Male42.3%57.7%
Female31.2%68.8%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Valley County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9162.1870.6
Married1,0982.7587
Non Family6311.0752.5
Female1092.4431.2
Male782.7442.3

2.63

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Valley County, Nebraska Households

Valley County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade712.35%
9th to 12th Grade1514.99%
High School Graduate1,24641.19%
Some College67622.35%
Associates Degree2578.50%
Bachelors Degree46315.31%
Graduate Degree1615.32%

Valley County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9122,741596
Hispanic733318
Multiple Races2515
Black111010
Native American44
Other Race1

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 90.91%.

Valley County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,070$40,266$20,610
Less Than High School$13,782$14,455$
High School Grad$25,208$37,669$15,378
Some College$30,469$43,214$20,278
Bachelors Degree$37,051$49,063$35,164
Graduate Degree$61,161$67,167$44,659

$30,070

Average Earnings

$40,266

Average Male

$20,610

Average Female

Valley County, Nebraska Language

Valley County, Nebraska Language by Age

Valley County, Nebraska Language

97.13% of Valley County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,00850312.55%
Multiple361747.22%
Native88100.00%
Hispanic10343.88%
Black1119.09%

12.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.20%

Male Poverty Rate

14.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Valley County, Nebraska

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valley County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 3.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.36%.

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.64%
High School12.21%
Some College4.99%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Employed14.06%
Male Employed7.58%

Valley County, Nebraska Income

Valley County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,657$59,520
Families$61,115$72,899
Married Families$66,892$
Non Families$18,487$29,774

Valley County, Nebraska Marital Status

Valley County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.1%

Male Marriage Rate

65.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Valley County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Valley County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Valley County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by War

330

Number of Veterans

319

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam114
Korea62
World War II41
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War6

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+141
65 to 7497
55 to 6455
35 to 5431
18 to 346

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

9.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valley County, Nebraska Employment Status

Valley County, Nebraska Employment by Age

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Valley County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Valley County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Valley County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ord21122078-34-1.61%
Arcadia311305-6-1.93%
North Loup297291-6-2.02%
Elyria5150-1-1.96%
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