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Dawes County, Nebraska; Wheeler County, Nebraska; Banner County, Nebraska; United States

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Dawes County, Nebraska
Wheeler County, Nebraska
Banner County, Nebraska
United States
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,716 805 730 327,167,434
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA NA NA 328,239,523
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,716 805 730 327,167,434
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) NA NA NA 308,758,105
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 9,182 818 690 308,758,105
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA NA NA 6.3%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -5.1% -1.6% 5.8% 6.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,182 818 690 308,745,538
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.0%
5.8%
6.7%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
17.6%
19.4%
23.6%
22.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.5%
25.8%
23.8%
16.0%
Female persons, percent
50.1%
48.9%
52.1%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
88.9%
98.1%
97.3%
76.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.8%
0.0%
1.9%
13.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
4.1%
0.1%
0.3%
1.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
2.1%
0.4%
0.0%
5.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.0%
0.0%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
2.7%
1.4%
0.5%
2.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
5.4%
1.7%
5.8%
18.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
85.0%
96.6%
91.5%
60.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 649 47 41 18,611,432
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.1% 0.6% 1.3% 13.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 4,256 583 367 138,537,078
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 64.7% 70.6% 73.1% 63.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $120,000 $89,000 $136,000 $204,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,178 $917 $1,295 $1,558
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $509 $540 $543 $490
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $582 $444 $475 $1,023
Building permits, 2018 10 0 NA 1,328,827
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 3,623 357 279 119,730,128
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.17 2.30 2.49 2.63
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 75.3% 90.4% 93.1% 85.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.1% 1.0% 4.9% 21.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 85.4% 86.3% 88.5% 88.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 77.8% 71.7% 74.9% 80.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 95.3% 95.2% 97.1% 87.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 37.0% 17.3% 20.7% 31.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 7.6% 10.4% 12.3% 8.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.0%
11.6%
10.0%
10.0%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 61.8% 66.6% 73.3% 62.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 57.2% 52.9% 65.6% 58.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 17,358 243 0 708,138,598
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 44,113 0 0 2,040,441,203
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,490 0 0 5,696,729,632
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 10,375 D 0 5,208,023,478
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 169,884 D 0 4,219,821,871
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $18,563 NA $0 $13,443
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 13.5 18.8 26.4 26.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $51,748 $52,083 $59,625 $60,293
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $26,021 $27,832 $34,670 $32,621
Persons in poverty, percent
17.1%
14.0%
12.5%
11.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 263 23 7 7,860,674
Total employment, 2017 2,149 112 46 128,591,812
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 60,189 2,201 1,686 6,725,346,754
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 -0.3% -16.4% 39.4% 1.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 630 85 58 25,701,671
All firms, 2012 962 41 37 27,626,360
Men-owned firms, 2012 447 F F 14,844,597
Women-owned firms, 2012 225 F F 9,878,397
Minority-owned firms, 2012 58 F F 7,952,386
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 863 33 37 18,987,918
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 86 F F 2,521,682
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 840 36 34 24,070,685
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 6.6 1.4 0.9 87.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,396.46 575.18 746.11 3,531,905.43
FIPS Code 31045 31183 31007 00
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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