Nemaha County, Kansas Population 2022

Nemaha County, Kansas's estimated population is 10,549 with a growth rate of 1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nemaha County, Kansas is the 39th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 10,159 and has seen a growth of 3.84% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18602,4360.00%
18707,3394,903201.27%
188012,4625,12369.81%
189019,2496,78754.46%
190020,3761,1275.85%
191019,072-1,304-6.40%
192018,487-585-3.07%
193018,342-145-0.78%
194016,761-1,581-8.62%
195014,341-2,420-14.44%
196012,897-1,444-10.07%
197011,825-1,072-8.31%
198011,211-614-5.19%
199010,446-765-6.82%
201010,159-287-2.75%
201110,088-71-0.70%
201210,067-21-0.21%
201310,092250.25%
201410,087-5-0.05%
201510,09470.07%
201610,089-5-0.05%
201710,060-29-0.29%
201810,125650.65%
201910,2311061.05%
202010,3371061.04%
202110,4431061.03%
202210,5491061.02%
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Nemaha County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,74596.40%
Black or African American570.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native650.64%
Asian180.18%
Some Other Race350.35%
Two or More Races1891.87%
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Nemaha County, Kansas Population by Race

Nemaha County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Nemaha County, Kansas Median Age

40.7


Total

38.3


Male

42.6


Female

Nemaha County, Kansas Adults

There are 7,425 adults, (2,003 of whom are seniors) in Nemaha County, Kansas.

Nemaha County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Nemaha County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

4,958

49.05%

Male

5,151

50.95%

Nemaha County, Kansas Population by Age

Nemaha County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nemaha County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90%10%
All73.2%26.8%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female47.1%52.9%
Male36%64%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nemaha County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0692.4173.2
Married2,2443.0890
Male2583.0136
Female2042.8147.1
Non Family1,3631.1256.3

2.97

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Nemaha County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1552.34%
9th to 12th Grade2974.48%
High School Graduate2,41636.42%
Some College1,14817.31%
Associates Degree83512.59%
Bachelors Degree1,21318.29%
Graduate Degree5698.58%
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Nemaha County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nemaha County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian17175
White6,3615,9661,757
Other Race992
Hispanic1177316
2+ Races52382
Native American65651
Black3523

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.41%.

Nemaha County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,091$48,571$29,614
Less Than 9th Grade$32,500$36,471$22,500
High School Graduate$37,857$47,197$24,327
Some College$31,765$39,447$26,010
Bachelors Degree$50,227$70,058$39,150
Graduate Degree$57,208$64,875$56,250

$39,091

Average Earnings

$48,571

Average Male

$29,614

Average Female

Nemaha County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nemaha County, Kansas Language by Age

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Nemaha County, Kansas Language

97.34% of Nemaha County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Nemaha County, Kansas Language

Nemaha County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native64812.50%
Hispanic217219.68%
Black5259.62%
White9,2577558.16%
OtherNaN%
Multiple189115.82%

8.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.02%

Male Poverty Rate

11.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nemaha County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nemaha County, Kansas is Native, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nemaha County, Kansas is Multiple, with 5.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.13%.

Nemaha County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.52%
High School7.54%
Some College6.81%
Bachelors or Greater1.28%

Nemaha County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.32%
Male Unemployed8.47%
Female Employed9.01%
Female Unemployed53.49%

Nemaha County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nemaha County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,382$78,586
Families$81,337$100,133
Married Families$89,245-
Non Families$26,453$34,002
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Income by Household Type

Nemaha County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Nemaha County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Nemaha County, Kansas 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.

Nemaha County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Nemaha County, Kansas Marital Status

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489

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War106
First Gulf War81
Vietnam195
Korea58
World War II13

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3435
35 to 5492
55 to 6464
65 to 74166
75+132

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4806.66%
Black24.65%
2+ Races78.54%
Hispanic2520.00%

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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3.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Nemaha County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Nemaha County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Nemaha County, Kansas 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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77.79%

Born in Nemaha County, Kansas

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

0.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.18% of Nemaha County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 77.79% having been born in Kansas. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nemaha County, Kansas Place of Birth

  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

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