Wheeler County, Nebraska Population 2018

Wheeler County, Nebraska's estimated population is 818 with a growth rate of 1.61% 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
2017818131.61%
201680520.25%
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
White802
Two or More Races2
Asian1

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

Wheeler 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

Wheeler County, Nebraska Median Age

50


Total

46.4


Male

53.3


Female

Wheeler County, Nebraska Adults

There are 659 adults, (190 of which are seniors) in Wheeler County, Nebraska.

Wheeler County, Nebraska Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wheeler County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

394

48.94%

Male

411

51.06%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Households and Families

Wheeler County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wheeler County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family77.1%22.9%
All75.1%24.9%
Married73.9%26.1%
Female70.8%29.2%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wheeler County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3732.1675.1
Married2072.6473.9
Non Family1401.1477.1
Female243.9670.8
Male22100

2.72

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade71.14%
9th to 12th Grade243.90%
High School Graduate25140.75%
Some College15124.51%
Associates Degree8113.15%
Bachelors Degree7412.01%
Graduate Degree284.55%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White614583101
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$28,977$36,397$23,289
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,509$34,500$
Some College$30,694$36,731$23,750
Bachelors Degree$32,292$39,583$30,417
Graduate Degree$53,125$$53,125

$28,977

Average Earnings

$36,397

Average Male

$23,289

Average Female

Wheeler County, Nebraska Language

Wheeler County, Nebraska Language by Age

Wheeler County, Nebraska Language

99.74% of Wheeler County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 0.26% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.26% of the population.

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White802404.99%
Asian11100.00%

5.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.38%

Male Poverty Rate

5.84%

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 4.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.60%.

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.90%
Some College5.17%
High School4.78%
Bachelors or Greater1.96%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed4.69%
Male Employed2.27%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wheeler County, Nebraska Income

Wheeler County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,452$65,316
Families$57,212$81,627
Married Families$63,542$
Non Families$31,667$36,656

Wheeler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Wheeler County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.8%

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

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by War

47

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam23
Second Gulf War6
Korea4
First Gulf War2
World War II

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7422
75+15
55 to 644
18 to 344
35 to 542

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Wheeler County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

6.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wheeler County, Nebraska Employment Status

Wheeler County, Nebraska Employment by Age

69%

Labor Force Participation

68.5%

Employment Rate

0.6%

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