Sidney, Nebraska Population 2022

6,340
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Sidney is a city located in Cheyenne County Nebraska. Sidney has a 2020 population of 6,340. It is also the county seat of Cheyenne County. Sidney is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -1.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,410 in 2010.

The average household income in Sidney is $67,730 with a poverty rate of 10.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $786 per month, and the median house value is $101,800. The median age in Sidney is 37.9 years, 37.6 years for males, and 38.1 years for females.

Sidney Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sidneywas:

  • White: 93.61%
  • Two or more races: 3.24%
  • Asian: 0.99%
  • Black or African American: 0.93%
  • Other race: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.54%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sidney, Nebraska is 6,340 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,410.

Sidney, Nebraska Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,03993.61%
Black or African American600.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.54%
Asian640.99%
Some Other Race440.68%
Two or More Races2093.24%
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Sidney Population by Race

Sidney Population Pyramid 2022

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Sidney Median Age

37.9


Total

36.8


Male

38.9


Female

Sidney Adults

There are 4,938 adults, (1,202 of whom are seniors) in Sidney.

Sidney Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sidney Sex Ratio

Female

3,246

50.32%

Male

3,205

49.68%

Sidney Population by Age

Sidney Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sidney Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.8%7.2%
Married87.3%12.7%
All59.7%40.3%
Non Family38.7%61.3%
Female13.2%86.8%

59.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sidney Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0622.0759.7
Married1,2023.1687.3
Male1663.0492.8
Female1212.7413.2
Non Family1,5731.0838.7

3.02

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

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Sidney Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade721.62%
9th to 12th Grade1423.20%
High School Graduate1,47933.28%
Some College97822.01%
Associates Degree62113.97%
Bachelors Degree84719.06%
Graduate Degree3056.86%
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Sidney Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sidney Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian383838
Other Race393317
Black16166
White3,9663,8221,042
2+ Races14514422
Hispanic28824734
Native American356

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Sidney Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,536$45,096$32,566
Less Than 9th Grade$24,135$24,679$
High School Graduate$30,714$30,761$30,673
Some College$33,981$43,186$30,492
Bachelors Degree$58,389$66,406$54,152
Graduate Degree$70,156$73,221$57,813

$38,536

Average Earnings

$45,096

Average Male

$32,566

Average Female

Sidney Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sidney Language by Age

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Sidney Language

96.49% of Sidney residents speak only English, while 3.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Sidney Language

Sidney Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native342985.29%
Multiple2084722.60%
White5,5245469.88%
Other10NaN%
Hispanic550529.45%

10.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.11%

Male Poverty Rate

11.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sidney

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sidney is Native, with 85.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sidney is Hispanic, with 9.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.07%.

Sidney Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.99%
High School15.84%
Some College7.90%
Bachelors or Greater1.57%

Sidney Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.85%
Male Unemployed12.96%
Female Employed5.62%
Female Unemployed29.03%

Sidney Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sidney Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,880$62,134
Families$73,958$85,254
Married Families$84,082-
Non Families$34,077$38,738
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Income by Household Type

Sidney Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sidney Married by Age and Sex

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Sidney 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 35-44.

Sidney Marital Status by Race

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Sidney Marital Status

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422

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War43
First Gulf War94
Vietnam121
Korea28
World War II9

Sidney Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3427
35 to 5483
55 to 64106
65 to 74110
75+96

Sidney Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4199.01%
2+ Races32.07%
Hispanic61.68%

Sidney Veterans by Race

Sidney Veterans by Education

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13.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sidney Veterans by Education

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67%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sidney Employment by Age

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Sidney Employment by Race

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Sidney Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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57.71%

Born in Sidney

98.22%

Native Born

1.78%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.22% of Sidney residents were born in the United States, with 57.71% having been born in Nebraska. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sidney Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19202,8520.00%
19303,3064541.49%
19403,388820.25%
19504,9121,5243.78%
19608,0043,0925.00%
19706,403-1,601-2.21%
19806,010-393-0.63%
19905,959-51-0.09%
20006,2823230.53%
20106,7574750.73%
20116,722-35-0.52%
20126,687-35-0.52%
20136,652-35-0.52%
20146,617-35-0.53%
20156,582-35-0.53%
20166,547-35-0.53%
20176,512-35-0.53%
20186,477-35-0.54%
20196,442-35-0.54%
20206,410-32-0.50%
20216,375-35-0.55%
20226,340-35-0.55%

Sidney Population by Year