Sarpy County, Nebraska Population 2021

Sarpy County, Nebraska's estimated population is 193,464 with a growth rate of 1.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sarpy County, Nebraska is the 4th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 159,720 and has seen a growth of 21.13% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021193,4643,1341.65%
2020190,3303,1341.67%
2019187,1963,1341.70%
2018184,0622,6861.48%
2017181,3763,0211.69%
2016178,3553,1821.82%
2015175,1733,3201.93%
2014171,8532,8631.69%
2013168,9903,3262.01%
2012165,6643,0961.90%
2011162,5682,8481.78%
2010159,72057,13755.70%
1990102,58316,56819.26%
198086,01522,31935.04%
197063,69632,415103.63%
196031,28115,58899.33%
195015,6934,85844.84%
194010,8354334.16%
193010,4021,03211.01%
19209,370961.04%
19109,2741942.14%
19009,0802,20532.07%
18906,8752,39453.43%
18804,4811,56853.83%
18702,9131,712142.55%
18601,2010.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.65%
County Website
Founded
February 7, 1857
County Seat
2010 Population
159,720
Growth Since 2010
21.13%
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Sarpy County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White158,41487.41%
Black or African American7,1203.93%
Two or More Races6,3293.49%
Asian4,6272.55%
Some Other Race3,6472.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native9010.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1940.11%
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Sarpy County, Nebraska Population by Race

Sarpy County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Sarpy County, Nebraska Median Age

34.6


Total

33.5


Male

35.6


Female

Sarpy County, Nebraska Adults

There are 131,250 adults, (20,619 of whom are seniors) in Sarpy County, Nebraska.

Sarpy County, Nebraska Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sarpy County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

90,537

49.96%

Male

90,695

50.04%

Sarpy County, Nebraska Population by Age

Sarpy County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sarpy County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All68.9%31.1%
Male56.3%43.7%
Female47.7%52.3%
Non Family45.4%54.6%

68.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sarpy County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All66,2602.7268.9
Married38,8983.2884.4
Non Family18,2481.2945.4
Female6,3613.1447.7
Male2,7533.256.3

3.18

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Sarpy County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9981.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,2352.79%
High School Graduate25,17521.72%
Some College27,83524.01%
Associates Degree11,5649.98%
Bachelors Degree29,64725.58%
Graduate Degree16,46114.20%
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Sarpy County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sarpy County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White97,73794,81840,447
Hispanic8,4356,8491,920
Black4,4044,0801,499
Asian2,9882,6831,310
2+ Races2,2952,203932
Other Race1,8891,457307
Native American53550196
Islander11495

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.84%.

Sarpy County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,576$57,002$38,832
Less Than 9th Grade$31,011$43,441$18,450
High School Graduate$35,837$44,352$27,409
Some College$41,752$51,384$32,242
Bachelors Degree$55,133$67,500$47,304
Graduate Degree$74,508$90,732$61,149

$48,576

Average Earnings

$57,002

Average Male

$38,832

Average Female

Sarpy County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sarpy County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Sarpy County, Nebraska Language

91.66% of Sarpy County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 8.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.95% of the population.

Sarpy County, Nebraska Language

Sarpy County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White145,3146,3764.39%
Hispanic16,5042,34214.19%
Black6,9431,13016.28%
Other3,44889125.84%
Multiple6,21270911.41%
Asian4,6062545.51%
Native89412213.65%
Islander1531610.46%

5.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.30%

Male Poverty Rate

6.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sarpy County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sarpy County, Nebraska is Other, with 25.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sarpy County, Nebraska is White, with 4.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.39%.

Sarpy County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.35%
High School7.12%
Some College4.72%
Bachelors or Greater1.66%

Sarpy County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed21.06%
Female Unemployed19.43%
Female Employed3.91%
Male Employed2.59%

Sarpy County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sarpy County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$82,032$97,334
Families$96,898$111,315
Married Families$107,997$123,143
Non Families$43,798$55,577
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Income by Household Type

Sarpy County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sarpy County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Sarpy 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.

Sarpy County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Sarpy County, Nebraska Marital Status

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17,961

Number of Veterans

15,475

Male Veterans

2,486

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War7,353
Second Gulf War6,559
Vietnam5,254
Korea819
World War II180

Sarpy County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 546,382
55 to 643,786
65 to 743,426
18 to 342,190
75+2,177

Sarpy County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White16,25314.37%
Hispanic9639.50%
Black90317.98%
2+ Races31010.64%
Asian3029.00%
Other Race1315.64%
Native American467.44%
Islander1614.04%

Sarpy County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Sarpy County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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2.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sarpy County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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74.3%

Labor Force Participation

69.4%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Sarpy County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Sarpy County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Sarpy 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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53.89%

Born in Sarpy County, Nebraska

94.92%

Native Born

5.08%

Foreign Born

2.48%

Non Citizen

2.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.92% of Sarpy County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 53.89% having been born in Nebraska. 2.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sarpy 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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