Sheridan County, Nebraska Population 2022

Sheridan County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,059 with a growth rate of -0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sheridan County, Nebraska is the 55th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 5,469 and has seen a growth of -7.50% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
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Sheridan County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Population by Race

Sheridan County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2022

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Median Age

46.3


Total

44.8


Male

47.5


Female

Sheridan County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,048 adults, (1,349 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan County, Nebraska.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

50

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,709

51.95%

Male

2,506

48.05%

Sheridan County, Nebraska Population by Age

Sheridan County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Household Types

64.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan County, Nebraska Households and Families

2.68

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sheridan County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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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 2+ races people with a rate of 36.89%.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,647

Average Earnings

$36,950

Average Male

$22,482

Average Female

Sheridan County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Language

95.88% of Sheridan County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 4.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.87% of the population.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Language

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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19.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.34%

Male Poverty Rate

21.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska is Black, with 70.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Nebraska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.63%.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sheridan County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Marital Status

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466

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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8.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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63.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Sheridan County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Sheridan 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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59.19%

Born in Sheridan County, Nebraska

98.04%

Native Born

1.96%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

1.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.04% of Sheridan County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 59.19% having been born in Nebraska. 0.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Sheridan 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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