Cherry County, Nebraska Population 2022

Cherry County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,403 with a growth rate of -0.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cherry County, Nebraska is the 51st largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 5,713 and has seen a growth of -5.43% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
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Cherry County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

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Cherry County, Nebraska Population by Race

Cherry County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2022

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Cherry County, Nebraska Median Age

42.1


Total

39.4


Male

44.3


Female

Cherry County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,450 adults, (1,213 of whom are seniors) in Cherry County, Nebraska.

Cherry County, Nebraska Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cherry County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,881

49.66%

Male

2,920

50.34%

Cherry County, Nebraska Population by Age

Cherry County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cherry County, Nebraska Household Types

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cherry County, Nebraska Households and Families

2.84

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Cherry County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Cherry County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cherry County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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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 white people with a rate of 25.67%.

Cherry County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,507

Average Earnings

$33,981

Average Male

$23,701

Average Female

Cherry County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cherry County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Cherry County, Nebraska Language

98.13% of Cherry County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 1.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

Cherry County, Nebraska Language

Cherry County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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9.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.13%

Male Poverty Rate

11.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cherry County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cherry County, Nebraska is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cherry County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 6.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.08%.

Cherry County, Nebraska Poverty

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Cherry County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Cherry County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cherry County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Cherry County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cherry County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Cherry County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cherry County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Cherry County, Nebraska Marital Status

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387

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Cherry County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Cherry County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Cherry County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Cherry County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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5.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cherry County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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72.9%

Labor Force Participation

72.8%

Employment Rate

0.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cherry County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Cherry County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Cherry 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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70.33%

Born in Cherry County, Nebraska

98.35%

Native Born

1.65%

Foreign Born

0.14%

Non Citizen

1.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.35% of Cherry County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 70.33% having been born in Nebraska. 0.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Cherry 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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