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Gage County, Nebraska; Dawes County, Nebraska; Douglas County, Nebraska; Frontier County, Nebraska; Otoe County, Nebraska; United States

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Gage County, Nebraska
Dawes County, Nebraska
Douglas County, Nebraska
Frontier County, Nebraska
Otoe County, Nebraska
United States
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 21,493 8,716 566,880 2,608 15,985 327,167,434
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA NA NA NA NA 328,239,523
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 21,493 8,716 566,880 2,608 15,985 327,167,434
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) NA NA NA NA NA 308,758,105
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 22,311 9,182 517,114 2,756 15,740 308,758,105
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA NA NA NA NA 6.3%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -3.7% -5.1% 9.6% -5.4% 1.6% 6.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 22,311 9,182 517,110 2,756 15,740 308,745,538
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.9%
5.0%
7.5%
5.0%
6.6%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.5%
17.6%
25.6%
18.9%
24.0%
22.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.8%
18.5%
13.0%
23.9%
19.5%
16.0%
Female persons, percent
50.1%
50.1%
50.6%
48.9%
50.4%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.5%
88.9%
80.3%
97.8%
95.8%
76.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.8%
1.8%
11.4%
0.5%
1.0%
13.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
4.1%
1.2%
0.5%
0.7%
1.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.6%
2.1%
4.2%
0.2%
0.7%
5.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.4%
0.1%
0.0%
0.2%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
2.7%
2.8%
1.0%
1.7%
2.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.7%
5.4%
12.8%
2.3%
8.3%
18.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
94.2%
85.0%
69.1%
95.6%
88.2%
60.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,362 649 29,979 218 1,251 18,611,432
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.6% 1.1% 9.6% 1.0% 4.0% 13.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 10,492 4,256 237,306 1,583 7,217 138,537,078
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 68.5% 64.7% 61.5% 74.9% 72.1% 63.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $115,500 $120,000 $161,400 $100,200 $134,700 $204,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,142 $1,178 $1,472 $978 $1,295 $1,558
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $452 $509 $602 $438 $502 $490
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $645 $582 $906 $632 $662 $1,023
Building permits, 2018 58 10 2,994 0 33 1,328,827
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 9,160 3,623 215,787 1,116 6,452 119,730,128
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.29 2.17 2.51 2.23 2.43 2.63
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 88.2% 75.3% 82.7% 83.6% 88.2% 85.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.8% 2.1% 14.9% 0.8% 6.2% 21.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 84.0% 85.4% 89.0% 79.4% 85.3% 88.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 76.2% 77.8% 82.8% 68.3% 77.3% 80.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 89.7% 95.3% 90.0% 95.4% 91.5% 87.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 20.2% 37.0% 38.9% 20.0% 21.8% 31.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 10.5% 7.6% 7.5% 9.5% 9.8% 8.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.7%
11.0%
10.0%
11.4%
8.9%
10.0%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 65.7% 61.8% 70.6% 60.0% 67.7% 62.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 61.2% 57.2% 66.1% 55.6% 64.9% 58.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 27,413 17,358 1,170,214 D 13,864 708,138,598
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 114,367 44,113 5,673,517 1,025 66,886 2,040,441,203
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 727,000 1,490 10,990,062 0 D 5,696,729,632
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 369,513 10,375 12,685,127 D 239,389 5,208,023,478
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 262,350 169,884 8,585,975 19,161 202,505 4,219,821,871
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $12,031 $18,563 $16,161 $6,991 $12,860 $13,443
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 20.3 13.5 19.4 18.9 21.9 26.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $51,662 $51,748 $61,688 $51,855 $54,828 $60,293
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $28,438 $26,021 $33,734 $28,583 $29,229 $32,621
Persons in poverty, percent
11.2%
17.1%
11.6%
14.2%
9.4%
11.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 682 263 15,795 72 474 7,860,674
Total employment, 2017 7,328 2,149 311,361 431 4,829 128,591,812
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 253,075 60,189 15,535,332 13,877 158,080 6,725,346,754
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 -2.5% -0.3% 0.1% 0.7% -4.0% 1.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 1,567 630 38,362 211 1,250 25,701,671
All firms, 2012 1,857 962 47,310 232 1,679 27,626,360
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,050 447 24,833 105 726 14,844,597
Women-owned firms, 2012 509 225 16,203 73 552 9,878,397
Minority-owned firms, 2012 49 58 7,426 F 76 7,952,386
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,707 863 37,593 212 1,537 18,987,918
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 275 86 4,610 75 167 2,521,682
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,459 840 39,368 137 1,339 24,070,685
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 26.2 6.6 1,574.4 2.8 25.6 87.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 851.49 1,396.46 328.46 974.59 615.63 3,531,905.43
FIPS Code 31067 31045 31055 31063 31131 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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