Hastings is a city located in Adams County, Nebraska. With a 2020 population of 24,972, it is the 8th largest city in Nebraska and the 1534th largest city in the United States. Hastings is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 0.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,907 in 2010. Hastings reached it's highest population of 25,181 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Hastings has a population density of 1,711 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hastings is $67,793 with a poverty rate of 14.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $673 per month, and the median house value is $110,600. The median age in Hastings is 36 years, 33.3 years for males, and 38.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.4 males.