Johnson County, Nebraska Population 2021

Johnson County, Nebraska's estimated population is 4,983 with a growth rate of -0.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Johnson County, Nebraska is the 56th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 5,233 and has seen a growth of -4.78% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20214,983-44-0.88%
20205,027-44-0.87%
20195,071-44-0.86%
20185,115-54-1.04%
20175,169-44-0.84%
20165,213-26-0.50%
20155,239160.31%
20145,223561.08%
20135,167-19-0.37%
20125,186-31-0.59%
20115,217-16-0.31%
20105,23356011.98%
19904,673-612-11.58%
19805,285-458-7.97%
19705,743-538-8.57%
19606,281-970-13.38%
19507,251-1,411-16.29%
19408,662-495-5.41%
19309,1572172.43%
19208,940-1,247-12.24%
191010,187-1,010-9.02%
190011,1978648.36%
189010,3332,73836.05%
18807,5954,166121.49%
18703,4292,901549.43%
18605280.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.88%
County Website
Founded
1857
County Seat
2010 Population
5,233
Growth Since 2010
-4.78%
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Johnson County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,45886.38%
Black or African American3136.06%
Some Other Race2204.26%
Asian811.57%
Two or More Races551.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native340.66%
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Johnson County, Nebraska Population by Race

Johnson County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Johnson County, Nebraska Median Age

40.9


Total

38.1


Male

46.9


Female

Johnson County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,200 adults, (939 of whom are seniors) in Johnson County, Nebraska.

Johnson County, Nebraska Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Johnson County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,090

40.50%

Male

3,071

59.50%

Johnson County, Nebraska Population by Age

Johnson County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Johnson County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All73.4%26.6%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Male55.4%44.6%
Female34.5%65.5%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Johnson County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8092.2873.4
Married1,0012.886.9
Non Family5861.162.5
Female1483.0434.5
Male743.0355.4

2.77

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Johnson County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2165.72%
9th to 12th Grade3007.95%
High School Graduate1,61542.79%
Some College60816.11%
Associates Degree3769.96%
Bachelors Degree46912.43%
Graduate Degree1905.03%
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Johnson County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Johnson County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0772,792616
Hispanic30018929
Black2471694
Other Race148822
Asian71436
2+ Races47382
Native American3025

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.02%.

Johnson County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,811$39,447$31,020
Less Than 9th Grade$29,375$23,846$33,611
High School Graduate$29,044$38,077$25,168
Some College$38,301$39,665$33,214
Bachelors Degree$43,667$46,923$41,250
Graduate Degree$52,500$52,083$53,000

$34,811

Average Earnings

$39,447

Average Male

$31,020

Average Female

Johnson County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Johnson County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Johnson County, Nebraska Language

90.46% of Johnson County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 9.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.61% of the population.

Johnson County, Nebraska Language

Johnson County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6232406.62%
Hispanic37210026.88%
Asian7679.21%
Black8450.00%

8.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.00%

Male Poverty Rate

10.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Johnson County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Nebraska is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Nebraska is White, with 6.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.68%.

Johnson County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.13%
High School8.48%
Some College5.22%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%

Johnson County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed73.68%
Female Unemployed13.33%
Female Employed6.62%
Male Employed2.62%

Johnson County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Johnson County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,712$67,668
Families$66,063$82,963
Married Families$78,750-
Non Families$25,625$32,780
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Income by Household Type

Johnson County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Johnson County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Johnson 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 45-54.

Johnson County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Johnson County, Nebraska Marital Status

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336

Number of Veterans

333

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam99
Second Gulf War65
First Gulf War58
World War II25
Korea25

Johnson County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+110
35 to 54104
55 to 6452
65 to 7451
18 to 3419

Johnson County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3158.87%
Native American1544.12%
Hispanic71.90%
Other Race42.37%
2+ Races24.00%

Johnson County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Johnson County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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1.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Johnson County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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50.2%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Johnson County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Johnson County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Johnson 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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71.07%

Born in Johnson County, Nebraska

96.05%

Native Born

3.95%

Foreign Born

2.58%

Non Citizen

1.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.05% of Johnson County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 71.07% having been born in Nebraska. 2.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Johnson 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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