Frontier County, Nebraska Population 2021

Frontier County, Nebraska's estimated population is 2,681 with a growth rate of 1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Frontier County, Nebraska is the 72nd largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 2,760 and has seen a growth of -2.86% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20212,681271.02%
20202,654271.03%
20192,627271.04%
20182,600-23-0.88%
20172,623-22-0.83%
20162,645140.53%
20152,631-91-3.34%
20142,72260.22%
20132,716-3-0.11%
20122,71950.18%
20112,714-46-1.67%
20102,760-341-11.00%
19903,101-546-14.97%
19803,647-335-8.41%
19703,982-329-7.63%
19604,311-971-18.38%
19505,282-1,135-17.69%
19406,417-1,697-20.91%
19308,114-426-4.99%
19208,540-32-0.37%
19108,572-209-2.38%
19008,7812843.34%
18908,4977,563809.74%
18809340.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.02%
County Website
Founded
1872
County Seat
2010 Population
2,760
Growth Since 2010
-2.86%
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Frontier County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,56997.31%
Two or More Races451.70%
Black or African American150.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.34%
Asian20.08%
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Frontier County, Nebraska Population by Race

Frontier County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Frontier County, Nebraska Median Age

45.2


Total

45


Male

45.3


Female

Frontier County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,122 adults, (668 of whom are seniors) in Frontier County, Nebraska.

Frontier County, Nebraska Age Dependency

81.6

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Frontier County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,291

48.90%

Male

1,349

51.10%

Frontier County, Nebraska Population by Age

Frontier County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Frontier County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
All70.2%29.8%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Male36.1%63.9%
Female25.6%74.4%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Frontier County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1352.2370.2
Married6572.7380.1
Non Family3741.0863.6
Male613.2336.1
Female433.1425.6

2.72

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Frontier County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade100.55%
9th to 12th Grade643.52%
High School Graduate53029.17%
Some College57031.37%
Associates Degree25213.87%
Bachelors Degree25313.92%
Graduate Degree1387.59%
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Frontier County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Frontier County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7711,698385
2+ Races2626
Hispanic1110
Black666
Asian22
Native American11

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Frontier County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,859$42,500$26,402
Less Than 9th Grade$20,000$30,000$
High School Graduate$31,500$36,304$14,167
Some College$31,982$40,000$26,375
Bachelors Degree$42,961$54,519$36,071
Graduate Degree$54,868$54,911$54,750

$35,859

Average Earnings

$42,500

Average Male

$26,402

Average Female

Frontier County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Frontier County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Frontier County, Nebraska Language

99.28% of Frontier County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 0.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.60% of the population.

Frontier County, Nebraska Language

Frontier County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,4362078.50%
Multiple371540.54%
Hispanic2627.69%
Black15213.33%

8.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.76%

Male Poverty Rate

11.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Frontier County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Frontier County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 40.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Frontier County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.76%.

Frontier County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.72%
High School8.32%
Some College7.40%
Bachelors or Greater1.02%

Frontier County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.00%
Male Unemployed34.38%
Female Employed9.46%
Male Employed3.14%

Frontier County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Frontier County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,659$66,014
Families$67,102$78,591
Married Families$73,125-
Non Families$28,529$38,206
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Income by Household Type

Frontier County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

61.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Frontier County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Frontier County, Nebraska Marriage

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

Frontier County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Frontier County, Nebraska Marital Status

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211

Number of Veterans

207

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam64
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War17
Korea16
World War II6

Frontier County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+75
65 to 7458
35 to 5440
55 to 6438
18 to 34

Frontier County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White21110.17%
Hispanic28.70%

Frontier County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Frontier County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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5.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Frontier County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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62.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Frontier County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Frontier County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Frontier 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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78.45%

Born in Frontier County, Nebraska

99.09%

Native Born

0.91%

Foreign Born

0.64%

Non Citizen

0.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.09% of Frontier County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 78.45% having been born in Nebraska. 0.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Frontier 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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