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.
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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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cherry County, Nebraska
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.