Wheeler County, Nebraska Population 2018

Wheeler County, Nebraska's estimated population is 818 with a growth rate of 1.87% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wheeler County, Nebraska is the 83rd largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017846283.42%
2017818151.87%
2016803253.21%
2015778-8-1.02%
201478681.03%
2013778-19-2.38%
2012797-18-2.21%
2011815-10-1.21%
2010825-123-12.97%
1990948-112-10.57%
19801,06060.57%
19701,054-243-18.74%
19601,297-229-15.01%
19501,526-644-29.68%
19402,170-165-7.07%
19302,335-196-7.74%
19202,53123910.43%
19102,29293068.28%
19001,362-321-19.07%
18901,6831,039161.34%
18806440.00%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White837
Some Other Race6
Two or More Races2
Asian1

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

Wheeler County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

1020304050 Male Population1020304050 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Wheeler County, Nebraska Median Age

50.2


Total

48.3


Male

54.1


Female

Wheeler County, Nebraska Adults

There are 692 adults, (217 of whom are seniors) in Wheeler County, Nebraska.

Wheeler County, Nebraska Age Dependency

78.1

Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wheeler County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

402

47.52%

Male

444

52.48%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Households and Families

Wheeler County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Wheeler County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female78.6%21.4%
Married73.5%26.5%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family62.4%37.6%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wheeler County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3782.2470.1
Married2152.7473.5
Non Family1331.1462.4
Female283.5778.6
Male22.5100

2.78

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wheeler County, Nebraska Households

Wheeler County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade101.54%
9th to 12th Grade243.69%
High School Graduate26640.92%
Some College14922.92%
Associates Degree7711.85%
Bachelors Degree8713.38%
Graduate Degree375.69%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White642614123
Hispanic6
Other Race6
Multiple Races221

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Wheeler County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,391$36,583$22,500
Less Than High School$20,625$21,250$
High School Grad$28,056$38,750$12,250
Some College$33,542$36,111$25,833
Bachelors Degree$27,500$37,750$26,458
Graduate Degree$56,071$$56,250

$30,391

Average Earnings

$36,583

Average Male

$22,500

Average Female

Wheeler County, Nebraska Language

Wheeler County, Nebraska Language by Age

Wheeler County, Nebraska Language

99.00% of Wheeler County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 1.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.00% of the population.

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White837212.51%
Asian11100.00%

2.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.25%

Male Poverty Rate

2.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wheeler County, Nebraska

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wheeler County, Nebraska is White, with 2.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.22%.

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School3.01%
Less Than High School2.94%
Some College2.65%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female UnemployedNaN%
Female Employed4.10%
Male Employed1.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Income

Wheeler County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,706$59,451
Families$59,688$69,002
Married Families$63,173$
Non Families$33,625$40,230

Wheeler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Wheeler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.6%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wheeler County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Wheeler County, Nebraska Marriage

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

Wheeler County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by War

52

Number of Veterans

52

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam25
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War4
Korea2
World War II

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7426
75+11
55 to 648
18 to 346
35 to 541

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

1.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wheeler County, Nebraska Employment Status

Wheeler County, Nebraska Employment by Age

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

69%

Employment Rate

0.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wheeler County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Wheeler County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wheeler County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bartlett117113-4-3.42%
Ericson9490-4-4.26%
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