Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population 2021

Hitchcock County, Nebraska's estimated population is 2,684 with a growth rate of -1.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hitchcock County, Nebraska is the 71st largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 2,897 and has seen a growth of -7.35% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20212,684-39-1.43%
20202,723-39-1.41%
20192,762-39-1.39%
20182,801-5-0.18%
20172,806-22-0.78%
20162,828-51-1.77%
20152,8790.00%
20142,879260.91%
20132,853-20-0.70%
20122,873160.56%
20112,857-40-1.38%
20102,897-853-22.75%
19903,750-329-8.07%
19804,079280.69%
19704,051-778-16.11%
19604,829-1,038-17.69%
19505,867-537-8.39%
19406,404-865-11.90%
19307,2691,22420.25%
19206,04563011.63%
19105,4151,00622.82%
19004,409-1,390-23.97%
18905,7994,787473.02%
18801,0120.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.43%
County Website
Founded
1873
County Seat
2010 Population
2,897
Growth Since 2010
-7.35%
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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,80299.54%
Two or More Races70.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.11%
Black or African American20.07%
Some Other Race10.04%
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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population by Race

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Median Age

46.2


Total

44.3


Male

48


Female

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,171 adults, (712 of whom are seniors) in Hitchcock County, Nebraska.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Age Dependency

92.9

Age Dependency Ratio

48.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,415

50.27%

Male

1,400

49.73%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Population by Age

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All73.9%26.1%
Female65.4%34.6%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Male32.3%67.7%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2432.2373.9
Married5882.9187.1
Non Family5151.1565.2
Female783.2165.4
Male623.5532.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade261.29%
9th to 12th Grade1326.56%
High School Graduate67533.55%
Some College58629.13%
Associates Degree23911.88%
Bachelors Degree22711.28%
Graduate Degree1276.31%
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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,9991,842353
Hispanic77
Native American32
Black221
2+ Races11
Other Race11

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 50.00%.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,119$40,844$22,760
Less Than 9th Grade$20,625$28,500$19,286
High School Graduate$31,172$40,139$17,500
Some College$26,985$42,750$21,628
Bachelors Degree$37,917$52,000$35,313
Graduate Degree$53,516$$53,320

$31,119

Average Earnings

$40,844

Average Male

$22,760

Average Female

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Language

99.10% of Hitchcock County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 0.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.60% of the population.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Language

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,74030611.17%
Multiple7342.86%
Native22100.00%

11.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.56%

Male Poverty Rate

10.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hitchcock County, Nebraska

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hitchcock County, Nebraska is White, with 11.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.96%.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.52%
Bachelors or Greater10.83%
Some College8.98%
High School8.69%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed7.56%
Male Employed5.59%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,962$66,763
Families$65,469$83,887
Married Families$70,500-
Non Families$29,637$41,373
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Income by Household Type

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Marital Status

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211

Number of Veterans

203

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam86
Second Gulf War30
First Gulf War24
Korea16
World War II3

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5464
65 to 7459
75+52
55 to 6427
18 to 349

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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4.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Hitchcock County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Hitchcock County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Hitchcock 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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68.28%

Born in Hitchcock County, Nebraska

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.11%

Non Citizen

0.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.72% of Hitchcock County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 68.28% having been born in Nebraska. 0.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Hitchcock 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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