Dawson County, Nebraska's estimated population is 24,067 with a growth rate of -0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dawson County, Nebraska is the 13th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 24,326 and has seen a growth of -1.06% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.26%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.80%.
68.87% of Dawson County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 31.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.31% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Dawson County, Nebraska is Native, with 55.41% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Dawson County, Nebraska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.33%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Dawson County, Nebraska
79.81% of Dawson County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 59.73% having been born in Nebraska. 11.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.