Red Willow County, Nebraska Population 2021

Red Willow County, Nebraska's estimated population is 10,762 with a growth rate of 0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Red Willow County, Nebraska is the 25th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 11,059 and has seen a growth of -2.69% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202110,762190.18%
202010,743190.18%
201910,724190.18%
201810,705-55-0.51%
201710,760-7-0.07%
201610,767-116-1.07%
201510,883-18-0.17%
201410,901-152-1.38%
201311,05390.08%
201211,044-5-0.05%
201111,049-10-0.09%
201011,059-646-5.52%
199011,705-910-7.21%
198012,6154243.48%
197012,191-749-5.79%
196012,940-37-0.29%
195012,9771,0268.59%
194011,951-1,908-13.77%
193013,8592,42521.21%
192011,4343783.42%
191011,0561,45215.12%
19009,6047678.68%
18908,8375,793190.31%
18803,0440.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.18%
County Website
Founded
1873
County Seat
2010 Population
11,059
Growth Since 2010
-2.69%
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Red Willow County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,30595.70%
Two or More Races2732.54%
Some Other Race790.73%
Black or African American660.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.34%
Asian80.07%
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Red Willow County, Nebraska Population by Race

Red Willow County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Red Willow County, Nebraska Median Age

40.7


Total

38.8


Male

42.6


Female

Red Willow County, Nebraska Adults

There are 8,311 adults, (2,155 of whom are seniors) in Red Willow County, Nebraska.

Red Willow County, Nebraska Age Dependency

74.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Red Willow County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

5,422

50.35%

Male

5,346

49.65%

Red Willow County, Nebraska Population by Age

Red Willow County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Red Willow County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All72.9%27.1%
Male68.3%31.7%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female52.5%47.5%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Red Willow County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5192.2972.9
Married2,3592.9485
Non Family1,7011.1860.6
Female3392.6452.5
Male1204.1868.3

2.94

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Red Willow County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1221.66%
9th to 12th Grade4275.80%
High School Graduate2,40032.61%
Some College1,99827.15%
Associates Degree1,00813.70%
Bachelors Degree86711.78%
Graduate Degree5387.31%
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Red Willow County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Red Willow County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,9526,5011,405
Hispanic302212
2+ Races7777
Other Race404
Native American3724
Black3426
Asian11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.21%.

Red Willow County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,377$40,026$26,093
Less Than 9th Grade$33,750$$32,546
High School Graduate$25,761$30,280$14,821
Some College$30,919$39,783$25,856
Bachelors Degree$50,234$45,000$51,797
Graduate Degree$56,851$63,009$32,554

$32,377

Average Earnings

$40,026

Average Male

$26,093

Average Female

Red Willow County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Red Willow County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Red Willow County, Nebraska Language

97.77% of Red Willow County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.71% of the population.

Red Willow County, Nebraska Language

Red Willow County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,5471,17312.29%
Hispanic527387.21%
Native371745.95%
Multiple273124.40%

11.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.48%

Male Poverty Rate

12.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Red Willow County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Red Willow County, Nebraska is Native, with 45.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Red Willow County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 4.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.35%.

Red Willow County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.58%
High School10.47%
Some College9.74%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Red Willow County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed43.06%
Male Unemployed42.45%
Female Employed10.61%
Male Employed4.49%

Red Willow County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Red Willow County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,808$63,841
Families$63,367$75,569
Married Families$70,768-
Non Families$26,784$43,781
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Income by Household Type

Red Willow County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Red Willow County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Red Willow County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Red Willow County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Red Willow County, Nebraska Marital Status

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709

Number of Veterans

632

Male Veterans

77

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam268
Second Gulf War108
Korea91
First Gulf War77
World War II76

Red Willow County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74242
75+209
35 to 54166
55 to 6480
18 to 3412

Red Willow County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7028.69%
Native American718.92%
Hispanic20.56%

Red Willow County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Red Willow County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Red Willow County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.7%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Red Willow County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Red Willow County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Red Willow 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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70.74%

Born in Red Willow County, Nebraska

98.65%

Native Born

1.35%

Foreign Born

0.63%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.65% of Red Willow County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 70.74% having been born in Nebraska. 0.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Red Willow 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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