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Kearney County, Nebraska; Idaho; United States; Antelope County, Nebraska; Lancaster County, Nebraska

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Kearney County, Nebraska
Idaho
United States
Antelope County, Nebraska
Lancaster County, Nebraska
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 6,495 1,787,065 328,239,523 6,298 319,090
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 6,495 1,787,065 328,239,523 6,298 319,090
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 6,489 1,567,657 308,758,105 6,685 285,407
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 0.1% 14.0% 6.3% -5.8% 11.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 6,489 1,567,582 308,745,538 6,685 285,407
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.4%
6.5%
6.0%
6.6%
6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.8%
25.1%
22.3%
23.6%
22.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.8%
16.3%
16.5%
24.1%
14.4%
Female persons, percent
50.1%
49.9%
50.8%
49.5%
49.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.3%
93.0%
76.3%
97.9%
86.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.9%
13.4%
0.4%
4.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.6%
1.7%
1.3%
0.5%
1.0%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
1.6%
5.9%
0.5%
4.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.2%
2.6%
2.8%
0.7%
3.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
6.5%
12.8%
18.5%
3.4%
7.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
91.7%
81.6%
60.1%
94.9%
80.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 394 116,157 18,230,322 494 15,225
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 4.0% 6.0% 13.6% 2.0% 7.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2,983 751,105 139,684,244 3,336 134,986
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 73.1% 70.0% 64.0% 75.5% 59.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $149,700 $212,300 $217,500 $82,000 $177,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,259 $1,270 $1,595 $1,027 $1,412
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $468 $377 $500 $423 $551
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $695 $853 $1,062 $603 $852
Building permits, 2019 14 17,716 1,386,048 17 1,887
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 2,666 630,008 120,756,048 2,714 124,324
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.42 2.68 2.62 2.31 2.41
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 92.1% 82.8% 85.8% 90.2% 79.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 3.9% 10.9% 21.6% 4.1% 11.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 87.3% 91.8% 90.3% 83.7% 93.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 81.1% 82.7% 82.7% 76.1% 87.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 96.4% 90.8% 88.0% 93.0% 93.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 26.7% 27.6% 32.1% 18.4% 39.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 6.6% 9.6% 8.6% 7.9% 7.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
7.4%
12.8%
9.5%
10.7%
8.0%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 68.7% 62.4% 63.0% 65.5% 71.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 62.7% 57.0% 58.3% 60.2% 68.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,089 2,680,225 708,138,598 D 598,262
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 27,684 7,895,614 2,040,441,203 22,905 2,364,812
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 209,232 20,201,432 5,696,729,632 D 5,963,290
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 246,089 17,906,012 5,208,023,478 535,015 3,139,666
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 33,428 20,444,278 4,219,821,871 70,221 4,322,640
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $5,155 $12,812 $13,443 $10,729 $14,733
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 18.1 21.1 26.9 15.1 19.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $60,266 $55,785 $62,843 $49,912 $60,527
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $31,094 $27,970 $34,103 $26,523 $32,378
Persons in poverty, percent
7.7%
11.2%
10.5%
12.2%
10.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 172 49,267 7,912,405 227 8,659
Total employment, 2018 1,642 597,765 130,881,471 1,592 143,596
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 61,701 25,229,557 7,097,310,272 62,393 6,131,897
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -0.8% 3.4% 1.8% 5.2% 3.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 538 135,986 26,485,532 703 22,126
All firms, 2012 672 146,642 27,626,360 854 25,691
Men-owned firms, 2012 385 70,438 14,844,597 364 13,181
Women-owned firms, 2012 147 45,121 9,878,397 242 8,943
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 10,592 7,952,386 26 2,153
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 649 130,973 18,987,918 799 22,447
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 102 12,804 2,521,682 91 2,557
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 473 124,314 24,070,685 693 21,671
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 12.6 19.0 87.4 7.8 340.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 516.24 82,643.12 3,531,905.43 857.22 837.55
FIPS Code 31099 16 1 31003 31109
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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