Fremont, Nebraska Population 2020

26,731

Fremont is a city located in Nebraska. With a 2020 population of 26,731, it is the 6th largest city in Nebraska and the 1436th largest city in the United States. Fremont is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 1.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,397 in 2010. Spanning over 10 miles, Fremont has a population density of 2,566 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fremont is $61,956 with a poverty rate of 15.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $744 per month, and the median house value is $123,600. The median age in Fremont is 37.2 years, 35.3 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.2 males.

Fremont Demographics

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

  • White: 93.23%
  • Two or more races: 2.19%
  • Other race: 1.77%
  • Black or African American: 1.23%
  • Native American: 1.02%
  • Asian: 0.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Fremont, Nebraska is 26,731, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,509.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,397.

Fremont, Nebraska Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202036,785-3-0.01%
201936,788-3-0.01%
201836,791-3-0.01%
201736,7941390.38%
201636,655950.26%
201536,560-56-0.15%
201436,6161180.32%
201336,498-89-0.24%
201236,587-340-0.93%
201136,9272550.69%
201036,6720.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,63893.23%
Two or More Races5782.19%
Some Other Race4671.77%
Black or African American3241.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native2691.02%
Asian1220.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander280.11%

Fremont Population Pyramid 2020

Fremont Median Age

37.2


Total

35.3


Male

38.5


Female

Fremont Adults

There are 20,000 adults, (4,535 of whom are seniors) in Fremont.

Fremont Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fremont Sex Ratio

Female

13,538

51.23%

Male

12,888

48.77%

Fremont Households and Families

Fremont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fremont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.4%26.6%
All57%43%
Female47.2%52.8%
Non Family42.6%57.4%
Male32.7%67.3%

57.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9632.3457
Married5,1592.9773.4
Non Family3,9621.2342.6
Female1,1912.947.2
Male6513.0332.7

2.86

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fremont Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1466.68%
9th to 12th Grade1,0856.32%
High School Graduate6,02035.08%
Some College4,05923.65%
Associates Degree1,75610.23%
Bachelors Degree1,99511.63%
Graduate Degree1,1006.41%

Fremont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,80013,6142,932
Hispanic1,80885095
Multiple Races30627124
Other Race189143
Black12610522
Asian1189822
Native American10291

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.99%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,677$41,539$26,981
Less Than High School$28,435$33,000$25,118
High School Grad$29,465$40,170$24,441
Some College$33,019$42,396$26,336
Bachelors Degree$42,308$42,450$41,899
Graduate Degree$52,135$54,476$48,571

$33,677

Average Earnings

$41,539

Average Male

$26,981

Average Female

Fremont Language

Fremont Language by Age

Fremont Language

85.63% of Fremont residents speak only English, while 14.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.95% of the population.

Fremont Poverty

Fremont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5972,46711.98%
Hispanic4,0601,27031.28%
Multiple56510718.94%
Black29810635.57%
Native2696323.42%
Asian1183529.66%
Other463204.32%

15.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.12%

Male Poverty Rate

18.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fremont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fremont is Black, with 35.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fremont is Other, with 4.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.41%
High School12.00%
Some College9.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.06%
Female Employed9.72%
Male Employed5.40%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fremont Income

Fremont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,644$61,956
Families$58,565$71,395
Married Families$71,169-
Non Families$27,452$41,627

Fremont Marital Status

Fremont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fremont Married by Age and Sex

Fremont Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fremont Marital Status by Race

Fremont Veterans

1,732

Number of Veterans

1,635

Male Veterans

97

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam544
First Gulf War394
Second Gulf War287
Korea244
World War II59
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6878.96%
Asian2722.13%
2 or More185.22%
Hispanic130.56%

$Fremont Veterans by Education

7.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fremont Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fremont Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

68.32%

Born in Nebraska

91.61%

Native Born

8.39%

Foreign Born

6.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.61% of Fremont residents were born in the United States, with 68.32% having been born in Nebraska. 6.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202026,7311110.42%
201926,6201110.42%
201826,509-7-0.03%
201726,5161110.42%
201626,405720.27%
201526,333-54-0.20%
201426,387760.29%
201326,311-55-0.21%
201226,366-284-1.07%
201126,6502500.95%
201026,4001,2260.48%
200025,1741,4940.61%
199023,680-299-0.13%
198023,9791,0170.43%
197022,9623,2641.55%
196019,6984,9362.93%
195014,7622,9002.21%
194011,8624550.39%
193011,4071,8151.75%
19209,5928740.96%
19108,7181,4771.87%
19007,2414940.71%
18906,7473,7348.40%
18803,0130.00%