Bennet, Nebraska Population 2024

1,079

Bennet is a city located in Lancaster County and Otoe County Nebraska. Bennet has a 2024 population of 1,079. Bennet is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -0.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,082 in 2020.

The average household income in Bennet is $100,163 with a poverty rate of 4.65%. The median age in Bennet is 37.1 years: 36 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Bennet Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bennet was:

  • White: 96.36%
  • Two or more races: 2.55%
  • Other race: 0.64%
  • Asian: 0.36%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
2,081.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-0.28% (-3)
The current population of Bennet, Nebraska is 1,079 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,082.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,05896.36%
Two or more races282.55%
Other race70.64%
Asian40.36%
Native American10.09%
Black or African American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Bennet Population by Race

Bennet Population Pyramid 2024

Bennet Median Age

37.1

Total

36

Male

38.6

Female

Bennet Adults

There are 815 adults, (118 of whom are seniors) in Bennet.

Bennet Age Dependency

57.5

Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bennet Sex Ratio

Female50846.27%
Male59053.73%

Bennet Population by Age

Bennet Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4332.5491.78.3
Married2862.9197.92.1
Non Family1121.3377.722.3
Female223.5986.413.6
Male132.9284.615.4

2.93

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

91.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bennet Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade131.68%
Associates Degree12215.76%
Bachelors Degree20826.87%
Graduate Degree11514.86%
High School Graduate15820.41%
Less Than 9th Grade00%
Some College15820.41%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bennet Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bennet Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White756743320
Other Race773
Hispanic770
Asian440
2+ Races440
Native American110

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 42.86%.

Bennet Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$75,000$70,000$77,682
Graduate Degree$100,476$100,952$63,500
High School Graduate$43,750$52,969$30,278
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$63,359$68,542$60,313
Some College$53,333$59,231$35,833

$63,359

Average Earnings

$68,542

Average Male

$60,313

Average Female

Bennet Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bennet Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bennet Language

99.2% of Bennet residents speak only English, while 0.8% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.6% of the population.

Bennet Language

Bennet Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,039424.04%
Hispanic24937.5%
Other7228.57%

4.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.42%

Male Poverty Rate

4.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bennet

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bennet is Hispanic, with 37.5% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bennet is White, with 4.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.3%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.92%.

Bennet Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Some College10.36%
Less Than 9th Grade7.69%
High School3.16%
Bachelors or Greater1.24%

Bennet Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0.55%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed5.15%
Female Unemployed0%

Bennet Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bennet Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$118,125$116,855
Households$93,125$100,163
Married Families$124,167$-999,999,999
Non Families$48,125$51,046

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bennet Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

70.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.8%

Male Marriage Rate

74.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bennet Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bennet Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bennet Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bennet Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

70

Number of Veterans

70

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam33
First Gulf War19
Korea11
Second Gulf War8
World War II0

Bennet Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7433
35 to 5416
75+13
55 to 645
18 to 343

Bennet Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White698.72%
Native American1100%

Bennet Veterans by Race

Bennet Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

11.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bennet Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

76.6%

Labor Force Participation

76.2%

Employment Rate

0.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bennet Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bennet Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bennet Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

78.32%

Born in Bennet

99.36%

Native Born

0.64%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

0.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.36% of Bennet residents were born in the United States, with 78.32% having been born in Nebraska. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bennet Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,075-1-0.09%
20281,076-1-0.09%
20271,07700%
20261,077-1-0.09%
20251,078-1-0.09%
20241,079-1-0.09%
20231,080-2-0.18%
20221,082-4-0.37%
20211,08640.37%
20201,08210811.09%
2019974181.88%
2018956616.82%
2017895303.47%
2016865111.29%
2015854101.18%
2014844263.18%
2013818202.51%
2012798334.31%
2011765354.79%
201073000%

Bennet Population by Year