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Sherman County, Nebraska; Otoe County, Nebraska; United States

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Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018)

Sherman County, Nebraska
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 3,038
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 3,038
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 3,152
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -3.6%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 3,152
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
27.1%
Female persons, percent
50.9%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
98.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
0.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
96.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 205
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 1.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 1,946
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 81.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $85,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $976
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $412
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $510
Building permits, 2018 10
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 1,378
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.17
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 96.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 2.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 80.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 68.8%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 92.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 18.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 7.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 62.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 56.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,506
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 15,189
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 59,084
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $19,010
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 25.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $48,704
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $27,983
Persons in poverty, percent
11.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 89
Total employment, 2016 561
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 15,654
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 -4.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 272
All firms, 2012 329
Men-owned firms, 2012 218
Women-owned firms, 2012 59
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 318
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 39
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 269
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 5.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 565.83
FIPS Code 31163
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For places on the map, populations of 5,000 or more are shown
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81,800,000
163,600,000
245,400,000
327,200,000
Sherman County, Nebraska
3,038
Otoe County, Nebraska
15,985
United States
327,167,434
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81,800,000
163,600,000
245,400,000
327,200,000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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