Cedar County, Nebraska Population 2021

Cedar County, Nebraska's estimated population is 8,300 with a growth rate of -0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cedar County, Nebraska is the 34th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 8,819 and has seen a growth of -5.89% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20218,300-51-0.61%
20208,351-51-0.61%
20198,402-51-0.60%
20188,453-62-0.73%
20178,515-89-1.03%
20168,604861.01%
20158,518-24-0.28%
20148,542-83-0.96%
20138,625-74-0.85%
20128,699-53-0.61%
20118,752-67-0.76%
20108,819-1,312-12.95%
199010,131-1,244-10.94%
198011,375-817-6.70%
197012,192-1,176-8.80%
196013,368-475-3.43%
195013,843-1,283-8.48%
194015,126-1,301-7.92%
193016,4272021.24%
192016,2251,0346.81%
191015,1912,72421.85%
190012,4675,43977.39%
18907,0284,129142.43%
18802,8991,867180.91%
18701,032786319.51%
18602460.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.61%
County Website
Founded
1857
County Seat
2010 Population
8,819
Growth Since 2010
-5.89%
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Cedar County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,27997.42%
Some Other Race800.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native680.80%
Two or More Races530.62%
Black or African American130.15%
Asian50.06%
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Cedar County, Nebraska Population by Race

Cedar County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Cedar County, Nebraska Median Age

42.7


Total

40.8


Male

45.1


Female

Cedar County, Nebraska Adults

There are 6,342 adults, (1,806 of whom are seniors) in Cedar County, Nebraska.

Cedar County, Nebraska Age Dependency

87.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cedar County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

4,171

49.08%

Male

4,327

50.92%

Cedar County, Nebraska Population by Age

Cedar County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cedar County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
All80.5%19.5%
Male73%27%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Female59.6%40.4%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cedar County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5062.3880.5
Married2,1132.9790.3
Non Family1,1321.1566.1
Female1613.1159.6
Male1002.7373

2.93

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Cedar County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1863.25%
9th to 12th Grade2444.26%
High School Graduate2,02535.36%
Some College1,16120.27%
Associates Degree90715.84%
Bachelors Degree85014.84%
Graduate Degree3546.18%
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Cedar County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cedar County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,5685,2221,192
Hispanic93349
Other Race5215
Native American37243
2+ Races1615
Black134
Asian2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.41%.

Cedar County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,451$46,222$30,000
Less Than 9th Grade$26,000$27,250$14,444
High School Graduate$35,156$44,345$26,398
Some College$36,062$45,294$28,393
Bachelors Degree$41,458$53,103$30,389
Graduate Degree$61,389$70,536$57,125

$37,451

Average Earnings

$46,222

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Cedar County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cedar County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Cedar County, Nebraska Language

98.74% of Cedar County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 1.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.

Cedar County, Nebraska Language

Cedar County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,0165066.31%
Native685073.53%
Hispanic1673118.56%
Other751722.67%
Multiple53815.09%

7.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.24%

Male Poverty Rate

8.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cedar County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Nebraska is Native, with 73.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Nebraska is White, with 6.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.18%.

Cedar County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.41%
High School6.97%
Some College3.94%
Bachelors or Greater1.34%

Cedar County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Unemployed14.29%
Female Employed4.28%
Male Employed2.71%

Cedar County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cedar County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,869$73,576
Families$75,346$88,774
Married Families$78,608-
Non Families$30,272$40,383
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Income by Household Type

Cedar County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.4%

Male Marriage Rate

63.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Cedar County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Cedar County, Nebraska Marriage

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

Cedar County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Cedar County, Nebraska Marital Status

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565

Number of Veterans

547

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam214
Korea92
Second Gulf War76
First Gulf War70
World War II36

Cedar County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74189
75+177
55 to 6477
35 to 5474
18 to 3448

Cedar County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5478.81%
Hispanic87.69%
2+ Races624.00%
Black538.46%
Native American410.81%
Other Race35.36%

Cedar County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Cedar County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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8.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cedar County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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69.8%

Labor Force Participation

69.1%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cedar County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Cedar County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Cedar County, Nebraska 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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51.15%

Born in Cedar County, Nebraska

99.48%

Native Born

0.52%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

0.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.48% of Cedar County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 51.15% having been born in Nebraska. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cedar County, Nebraska 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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