Stanton County, Nebraska Population 2021

Stanton County, Nebraska's estimated population is 5,820 with a growth rate of -0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stanton County, Nebraska is the 49th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 6,142 and has seen a growth of -5.24% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20215,820-50-0.85%
20205,870-50-0.84%
20195,920-50-0.84%
20185,970-4-0.07%
20175,974-1-0.02%
20165,975310.52%
20155,944-153-2.51%
20146,097100.16%
20136,087-4-0.07%
20126,091-85-1.38%
20116,176340.55%
20106,142-102-1.63%
19906,244-305-4.66%
19806,54979113.74%
19705,758-25-0.43%
19605,783-604-9.46%
19506,387-500-7.26%
19406,887-922-11.81%
19307,809530.68%
19207,7562142.84%
19107,5425838.38%
19006,9592,34050.66%
18904,6192,806154.77%
18801,8131,177185.06%
18706360.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.85%
Founded
1867
County Seat
2010 Population
6,142
Growth Since 2010
-5.24%
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Stanton County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,76396.74%
Black or African American871.46%
Two or More Races420.71%
Some Other Race360.60%
Asian290.49%
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Stanton County, Nebraska Population by Race

Stanton County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Stanton County, Nebraska Median Age

42.1


Total

42


Male

42.2


Female

Stanton County, Nebraska Adults

There are 4,460 adults, (1,045 of whom are seniors) in Stanton County, Nebraska.

Stanton County, Nebraska Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Stanton County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

2,973

49.91%

Male

2,984

50.09%

Stanton County, Nebraska Population by Age

Stanton County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Stanton County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
Male89.3%10.7%
All82.1%17.9%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female65.6%34.4%

82.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stanton County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4182.4482.1
Married1,4343.0290.2
Non Family6761.1969.2
Female2242.4165.6
Male842.789.3

2.89

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Stanton County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1182.90%
9th to 12th Grade1403.45%
High School Graduate1,28431.60%
Some College1,05625.99%
Associates Degree74018.21%
Bachelors Degree56313.86%
Graduate Degree1623.99%
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Stanton County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Stanton County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,7883,571680
Hispanic19316427
Black535312
Other Race3618
Asian29176

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 22.64%.

Stanton County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,397$44,744$30,817
Less Than 9th Grade$26,042$$32,885
High School Graduate$36,406$45,192$28,920
Some College$37,891$44,196$30,095
Bachelors Degree$42,821$65,521$37,759
Graduate Degree$53,750$60,179$52,167

$38,397

Average Earnings

$44,744

Average Male

$30,817

Average Female

Stanton County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Stanton County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Stanton County, Nebraska Language

94.68% of Stanton County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 5.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.27% of the population.

Stanton County, Nebraska Language

Stanton County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4113175.86%
Hispanic3304914.85%

6.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.90%

Male Poverty Rate

7.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stanton County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanton County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 14.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanton County, Nebraska is White, with 5.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.05%.

Stanton County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.20%
High School7.23%
Some College3.70%
Bachelors or Greater2.38%

Stanton County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed9.09%
Female Employed6.25%
Male Employed2.64%

Stanton County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Stanton County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,986$73,368
Families$79,207$82,509
Married Families$85,602-
Non Families$38,750$47,364
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Income by Household Type

Stanton County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

62.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Stanton County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Stanton 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.

Stanton County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Stanton County, Nebraska Marital Status

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381

Number of Veterans

361

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam166
First Gulf War62
Second Gulf War61
World War II19
Korea9

Stanton County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74138
75+74
35 to 5470
55 to 6452
18 to 3447

Stanton County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3818.80%
Hispanic2211.06%

Stanton County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Stanton County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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5.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stanton County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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71.1%

Labor Force Participation

69.8%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Stanton County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Stanton County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Stanton 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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76.50%

Born in Stanton County, Nebraska

96.14%

Native Born

3.86%

Foreign Born

1.58%

Non Citizen

2.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.14% of Stanton County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 76.50% having been born in Nebraska. 1.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Stanton 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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