Nance County, Nebraska Population 2021

Nance County, Nebraska's estimated population is 3,545 with a growth rate of 0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nance County, Nebraska is the 64th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 3,740 and has seen a growth of -5.21% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20213,545130.37%
20203,532130.37%
20193,519130.37%
20183,506-55-1.54%
20173,5610.00%
20163,561-12-0.34%
20153,573461.30%
20143,527-31-0.87%
20133,558-116-3.16%
20123,674-57-1.53%
20113,731-9-0.24%
20103,740-535-12.51%
19904,275-465-9.81%
19804,740-402-7.82%
19705,142-493-8.75%
19605,635-877-13.47%
19506,512-1,141-14.91%
19407,653-1,065-12.22%
19308,71860.07%
19208,712-214-2.40%
19108,9267048.56%
19008,2222,44942.42%
18905,7734,561376.32%
18801,2121,1682654.55%
1870440.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.37%
County Website
Founded
1879
County Seat
2010 Population
3,740
Growth Since 2010
-5.21%
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Nance County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,50498.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.51%
Black or African American140.40%
Some Other Race50.14%
Two or More Races30.08%
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Nance County, Nebraska Population by Race

Nance County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Nance County, Nebraska Median Age

44.8


Total

43


Male

47.7


Female

Nance County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,761 adults, (723 of whom are seniors) in Nance County, Nebraska.

Nance County, Nebraska Age Dependency

73.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Nance County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,765

49.80%

Male

1,779

50.20%

Nance County, Nebraska Population by Age

Nance County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nance County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87.5%12.5%
Married86.7%13.3%
All80.5%19.5%
Female75.9%24.1%
Non Family71.7%28.3%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nance County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5462.280.5
Married8172.8986.7
Non Family5651.1371.7
Female1082.3575.9
Male562.6887.5

2.77

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Nance County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade602.38%
9th to 12th Grade1134.47%
High School Graduate95237.69%
Some College57222.64%
Associates Degree36714.53%
Bachelors Degree2299.07%
Graduate Degree2339.22%
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Nance County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nance County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,4172,263451
Hispanic94837
Native American13
Black744
Other Race55
2+ Races33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 57.14%.

Nance County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,140$40,127$28,438
Less Than 9th Grade$24,375$25,156$
High School Graduate$29,107$38,250$21,021
Some College$37,470$41,169$32,159
Bachelors Degree$37,941$38,971$36,154
Graduate Degree$53,438$118,750$45,833

$36,140

Average Earnings

$40,127

Average Male

$28,438

Average Female

Nance County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nance County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Nance County, Nebraska Language

98.45% of Nance County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 1.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Nance County, Nebraska Language

Nance County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,32037811.39%
Hispanic991414.14%
Native18844.44%

11.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.54%

Male Poverty Rate

12.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nance County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nance County, Nebraska is Native, with 44.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nance County, Nebraska is White, with 11.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.00%.

Nance County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.22%
High School12.62%
Some College9.38%
Bachelors or Greater6.39%

Nance County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed6.98%
Female Employed5.27%
Male Employed4.14%

Nance County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nance County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,032$66,210
Families$62,917$82,303
Married Families$73,938-
Non Families$26,625$38,130
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Income by Household Type

Nance County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Nance County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Nance 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 45-54.

Nance County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Nance County, Nebraska Marital Status

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276

Number of Veterans

266

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam91
Second Gulf War62
First Gulf War24
Korea21
World War II16

Nance County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+71
65 to 7470
55 to 6459
35 to 5444
18 to 3432

Nance County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2729.95%
Hispanic2324.47%
Black457.14%

Nance County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Nance County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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11.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nance County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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64.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Nance County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Nance County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Nance 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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84.96%

Born in Nance County, Nebraska

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.62%

Non Citizen

0.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.32% of Nance County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 84.96% having been born in Nebraska. 0.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Nance 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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