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Boone County, Nebraska; Otoe County, Nebraska; Cass County, Nebraska

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Boone County, Nebraska
Otoe County, Nebraska
Cass County, Nebraska
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5,192 16,012 26,248
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5,192 16,012 26,248
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 5,505 15,740 25,241
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -5.7% 1.7% 4.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 5,505 15,740 25,241
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.1%
6.5%
5.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.2%
24.0%
23.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
23.4%
19.8%
18.1%
Female persons, percent
50.4%
50.2%
49.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
98.0%
95.8%
96.2%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.5%
1.0%
0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.7%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.7%
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
0.8%
1.6%
1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.2%
8.6%
3.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
96.2%
88.0%
93.2%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 372 1,174 2,591
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 1.0% 3.9% 1.3%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2,633 7,232 11,730
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 76.2% 69.8% 81.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $118,400 $143,900 $173,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,008 $1,357 $1,492
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $467 $511 $592
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $572 $692 $820
Building permits, 2019 5 24 90
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 2,311 6,510 9,945
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.24 2.42 2.57
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 90.4% 88.0% 88.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 1.6% 6.1% 2.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 84.9% 88.4% 92.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 79.5% 80.3% 84.3%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 94.9% 92.8% 94.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 21.1% 23.4% 27.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 6.6% 9.0% 7.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
9.1%
8.5%
6.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 70.3% 67.6% 67.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 63.0% 63.8% 62.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,183 13,864 D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 13,971 66,886 26,555
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 170,469
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 518,398 239,389 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 85,849 202,505 177,805
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,848 $12,860 $7,075
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 16.5 21.5 26.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $54,979 $59,167 $71,846
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $33,027 $31,450 $33,851
Persons in poverty, percent
10.0%
8.3%
5.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 203 476 580
Total employment, 2018 1,449 4,772 4,331
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 53,121 163,959 159,707
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 0.8% -1.2% 5.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 540 1,252 1,962
All firms, 2012 811 1,679 1,982
Men-owned firms, 2012 393 726 895
Women-owned firms, 2012 147 552 535
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 76 34
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 784 1,537 1,905
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 87 167 233
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 634 1,339 1,613
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 8.0 25.6 45.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 686.55 615.63 557.45
FIPS Code 31011 31131 31025
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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). 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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