Dixon County, Nebraska Population 2021

Dixon County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,508 with a growth rate of -1.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dixon County, Nebraska is the 51st largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 5,988 and has seen a growth of -8.02% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20215,508-64-1.15%
20205,572-64-1.14%
20195,636-64-1.12%
20185,700-46-0.80%
20175,74640.07%
20165,742-27-0.47%
20155,76990.16%
20145,760-55-0.95%
20135,815-73-1.24%
20125,888-110-1.83%
20115,998100.17%
20105,988-155-2.52%
19906,143-994-13.93%
19807,137-316-4.24%
19707,453-653-8.06%
19608,106-1,023-11.21%
19509,129-1,284-12.33%
194010,413-1,173-10.12%
193011,586-229-1.94%
192011,8153382.95%
191011,4779428.94%
190010,5352,45130.32%
18908,0843,90793.54%
18804,1772,832210.56%
18701,3451,098444.53%
18602470.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.15%
County Website
Founded
1858
County Seat
2010 Population
5,988
Growth Since 2010
-8.02%
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Dixon County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,32893.16%
Some Other Race2644.62%
Two or More Races581.01%
Black or African American250.44%
Asian220.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.38%
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Dixon County, Nebraska Population by Race

Dixon County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Dixon County, Nebraska Median Age

40.8


Total

40.1


Male

41.6


Female

Dixon County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,292 adults, (1,142 of whom are seniors) in Dixon County, Nebraska.

Dixon County, Nebraska Age Dependency

81.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dixon County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,810

49.13%

Male

2,909

50.87%

Dixon County, Nebraska Population by Age

Dixon County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dixon County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
Male80.9%19.1%
All78.5%21.5%
Female73.5%26.5%
Non Family65.8%34.2%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dixon County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3522.478.5
Married1,3233.0186.4
Non Family7831.1365.8
Female1362.6173.5
Male1103.7480.9

2.97

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Dixon County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1423.67%
9th to 12th Grade3258.40%
High School Graduate1,36635.32%
Some College79220.48%
Associates Degree42310.94%
Bachelors Degree57514.87%
Graduate Degree2446.31%
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Dixon County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dixon County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,4043,159780
Hispanic38618925
Other Race14525
2+ Races30217
Black2211
Native American15132
Asian1375

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.46%.

Dixon County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,007$38,818$31,142
Less Than 9th Grade$31,169$27,250$31,538
High School Graduate$31,179$39,531$24,214
Some College$31,995$40,347$28,438
Bachelors Degree$40,788$42,639$40,294
Graduate Degree$60,227$54,000$61,875

$34,007

Average Earnings

$38,818

Average Male

$31,142

Average Female

Dixon County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dixon County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Dixon County, Nebraska Language

88.95% of Dixon County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 11.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.79% of the population.

Dixon County, Nebraska Language

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,7434449.36%
Hispanic783658.30%
Black221359.09%
Multiple55916.36%
Asian2229.09%

9.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.55%

Male Poverty Rate

9.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dixon County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dixon County, Nebraska is Black, with 59.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dixon County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 8.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.86%.

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.37%
High School8.81%
Some College7.47%
Bachelors or Greater6.77%

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Unemployed9.38%
Male Employed5.74%
Female Employed3.89%

Dixon County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dixon County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,905$68,200
Families$72,708$84,032
Married Families$80,685-
Non Families$25,790$32,163
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Income by Household Type

Dixon County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Dixon County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Dixon 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.

Dixon County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Dixon County, Nebraska Marital Status

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382

Number of Veterans

362

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam175
Korea50
Second Gulf War43
First Gulf War39
World War II8

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+112
65 to 74109
35 to 5470
55 to 6464
18 to 3427

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3809.43%
Hispanic20.44%
2+ Races26.25%

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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4.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dixon County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Dixon County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Dixon County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Dixon 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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44.54%

Born in Dixon County, Nebraska

93.09%

Native Born

6.91%

Foreign Born

4.77%

Non Citizen

2.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.09% of Dixon County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 44.54% having been born in Nebraska. 4.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dixon 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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