Valley County, Nebraska Population 2018

Valley County, Nebraska's estimated population is 4,209 with a growth rate of 0.67% 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
20174,252431.02%
20174,209280.67%
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
White4,186
Two or More Races38
Black or African American17
American Indian and Alaska Native9
Some Other Race2

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

Valley County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

50100150 Male Population50100150 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Valley County, Nebraska Median Age

46


Total

44.4


Male

46.6


Female

Valley County, Nebraska Adults

There are 3,332 adults, (1,050 of whom are seniors) in Valley County, Nebraska.

Valley County, Nebraska Age Dependency

86.3

Age Dependency Ratio

46

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Valley County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,141

50.35%

Male

2,111

49.65%

Valley County, Nebraska Households and Families

Valley County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Valley County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All71.6%28.4%
Non Family51.7%48.3%
Female35.3%64.7%
Male33.3%66.7%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Valley County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9342.1671.6
Married1,1592.6787.9
Non Family5721.151.7
Female1162.1135.3
Male872.4933.3

2.52

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade622.03%
9th to 12th Grade1605.23%
High School Graduate1,18538.74%
Some College76725.07%
Associates Degree2638.60%
Bachelors Degree47315.46%
Graduate Degree1494.87%

Valley County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8952,717588
Hispanic1066321
Multiple Races3535
Black141313
Native American99
Other Race11

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 92.86%.

Valley County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,488$40,605$23,250
Less Than High School$14,535$20,066$5,750
High School Grad$25,225$35,938$18,287
Some College$31,435$46,250$21,938
Bachelors Degree$40,160$51,333$35,875
Graduate Degree$61,250$78,438$43,594

$30,488

Average Earnings

$40,605

Average Male

$23,250

Average Female

Valley County, Nebraska Language

Valley County, Nebraska Language by Age

Valley County, Nebraska Language

97.42% of Valley County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,00244511.12%
Hispanic1122724.11%
Native99100.00%
Black1616.25%

11.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.56%

Male Poverty Rate

13.46%

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 Black, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.52%.

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.96%
High School12.53%
Some College4.72%
Bachelors or Greater1.29%

Valley County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed12.14%
Male Employed6.56%

Valley County, Nebraska Income

Valley County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,270$62,426
Families$65,000$73,856
Married Families$70,585$
Non Families$21,316$31,600

Valley County, Nebraska Marital Status

Valley County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.6%

Male Marriage Rate

67.5%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Valley County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by War

317

Number of Veterans

308

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam109
Korea51
World War II38
First Gulf War20
Second Gulf War5

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+130
65 to 74108
35 to 5446
55 to 6428
18 to 345

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3169.66%
Hispanic10.88%
Other150.00%

Valley County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

14.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valley County, Nebraska Employment Status

Valley County, Nebraska Employment by Age

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

1.5%

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