Webster County, Nebraska Population 2021

Webster County, Nebraska's estimated population is 3,393 with a growth rate of -1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Webster County, Nebraska is the 65th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 3,809 and has seen a growth of -10.92% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20213,393-47-1.37%
20203,440-47-1.35%
20193,487-47-1.33%
20183,534290.83%
20173,505-61-1.71%
20163,566-26-0.72%
20153,592-53-1.45%
20143,64520.05%
20133,643-91-2.44%
20123,734-23-0.61%
20113,757-52-1.37%
20103,809-470-10.98%
19904,279-579-11.92%
19804,858-1,619-25.00%
19706,4772534.06%
19606,224-1,171-15.84%
19507,395-676-8.38%
19408,071-2,139-20.95%
193010,210-712-6.52%
192010,922-1,086-9.04%
191012,0083893.35%
190011,6194093.65%
189011,2104,10657.80%
18807,1047,08844300.00%
1870160.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.37%
County Website
Founded
1871
County Seat
2010 Population
3,809
Growth Since 2010
-10.92%
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Webster County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,37595.42%
Two or More Races902.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native320.90%
Some Other Race170.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.37%
Black or African American100.28%
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Webster County, Nebraska Population by Race

Webster County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Webster County, Nebraska Median Age

45.1


Total

43.7


Male

47


Female

Webster County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,731 adults, (792 of whom are seniors) in Webster County, Nebraska.

Webster County, Nebraska Age Dependency

82.4

Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,750

49.48%

Male

1,787

50.52%

Webster County, Nebraska Population by Age

Webster County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Webster County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.8%9.2%
All79.6%20.4%
Non Family69.6%30.4%
Male67.9%32.1%
Female49.5%50.5%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webster County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5072.379.6
Married8112.9590.8
Non Family5461.0869.6
Female973.0549.5
Male533.467.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Webster County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade361.47%
9th to 12th Grade1164.72%
High School Graduate87135.46%
Some College54222.07%
Associates Degree32513.23%
Bachelors Degree37115.11%
Graduate Degree1957.94%
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Webster County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Webster County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3462,211559
Hispanic66597
2+ Races3729
Other Race1111
Native American77
Islander53
Black11

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 white people with a rate of 23.83%.

Webster County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,900$43,333$30,423
Less Than 9th Grade$33,125$$13,750
High School Graduate$32,750$38,750$21,563
Some College$30,739$41,705$25,962
Bachelors Degree$40,833$56,563$37,885
Graduate Degree$74,779$76,406$64,286

$35,900

Average Earnings

$43,333

Average Male

$30,423

Average Female

Webster County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Webster County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Webster County, Nebraska Language

97.72% of Webster County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.47% of the population.

Webster County, Nebraska Language

Webster County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,14632610.36%
Hispanic1782815.73%
Islander1313100.00%
Other17952.94%
Black66100.00%

10.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.83%

Male Poverty Rate

11.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Nebraska is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Nebraska is White, with 10.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.38%.

Webster County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.40%
Some College9.52%
High School7.88%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%

Webster County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed19.05%
Female Unemployed17.65%
Female Employed6.39%
Male Employed4.66%

Webster County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Webster County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,188$69,851
Families$63,849$89,075
Married Families$75,096-
Non Families$26,875$33,610
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Income by Household Type

Webster County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Webster 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 35-44.

Webster County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Webster County, Nebraska Marital Status

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235

Number of Veterans

214

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam82
First Gulf War44
Second Gulf War43
Korea22
World War II13

Webster County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7465
75+58
35 to 5458
55 to 6435
18 to 3419

Webster County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2258.48%
2+ Races713.73%
Other Race327.27%

Webster County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Webster County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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5.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Webster County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Webster County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Webster 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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72.21%

Born in Webster County, Nebraska

99.10%

Native Born

0.90%

Foreign Born

0.08%

Non Citizen

0.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.10% of Webster County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 72.21% having been born in Nebraska. 0.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Webster 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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