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Nemaha County, Nebraska; United States; Otoe County, Nebraska; Boyd County, Nebraska

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Nemaha County, Nebraska
United States
Otoe County, Nebraska
Boyd County, Nebraska
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 6,972 328,239,523 16,012 1,919
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 6,972 328,239,523 16,012 1,919
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 7,248 308,758,105 15,740 2,099
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -3.8% 6.3% 1.7% -8.6%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 7,248 308,745,538 15,740 2,099
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.4%
6.0%
6.5%
4.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.3%
22.3%
24.0%
18.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.4%
16.5%
19.8%
31.0%
Female persons, percent
49.9%
50.8%
50.2%
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.8%
76.3%
95.8%
96.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.4%
13.4%
1.0%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
1.3%
0.7%
1.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.7%
5.9%
0.7%
1.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
2.8%
1.6%
0.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.8%
18.5%
8.6%
2.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
93.4%
60.1%
88.0%
94.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 496 18,230,322 1,174 199
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 1.6% 13.6% 3.9% 1.3%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3,494 139,684,244 7,232 1,371
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 72.9% 64.0% 69.8% 81.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $106,300 $217,500 $143,900 $73,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,119 $1,595 $1,357 $929
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $423 $500 $511 $399
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $563 $1,062 $692 $508
Building permits, 2019 4 1,386,048 24 0
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 2,977 120,756,048 6,510 904
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.16 2.62 2.42 2.11
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 80.8% 85.8% 88.0% 94.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 2.9% 21.6% 6.1% 1.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 87.4% 90.3% 88.4% 80.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 76.3% 82.7% 80.3% 72.6%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 91.8% 88.0% 92.8% 96.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 27.8% 32.1% 23.4% 16.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 11.3% 8.6% 9.0% 8.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
7.0%
9.5%
8.5%
12.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 61.3% 63.0% 67.6% 61.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 55.6% 58.3% 63.8% 57.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,023 708,138,598 13,864 645
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 30,802 2,040,441,203 66,886 5,167
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 5,696,729,632 D D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 69,464 5,208,023,478 239,389 8,422
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 57,722 4,219,821,871 202,505 14,353
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,068 $13,443 $12,860 $6,988
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 17.7 26.9 21.5 22.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $51,828 $62,843 $59,167 $47,778
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $29,574 $34,103 $31,450 $29,871
Persons in poverty, percent
11.8%
10.5%
8.3%
14.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 194 7,912,405 476 65
Total employment, 2018 1,544 130,881,471 4,772 472
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 50,543 7,097,310,272 163,959 13,992
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -2.5% 1.8% -1.2% 27.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 481 26,485,532 1,252 193
All firms, 2012 591 27,626,360 1,679 167
Men-owned firms, 2012 214 14,844,597 726 103
Women-owned firms, 2012 129 9,878,397 552 F
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 7,952,386 76 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 557 18,987,918 1,537 149
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 F 2,521,682 167 42
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 494 24,070,685 1,339 109
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 17.8 87.4 25.6 3.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 407.38 3,531,905.43 615.63 539.94
FIPS Code 31127 1 31131 31015
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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