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Red Willow County, Nebraska; Clay County, Nebraska; Lincoln County, Nebraska; Thayer County, Nebraska

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Red Willow County, Nebraska
Clay County, Nebraska
Lincoln County, Nebraska
Thayer County, Nebraska
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 10,724 6,203 34,914 5,003
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 10,724 6,203 34,914 5,003
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 11,055 6,539 36,288 5,228
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -3.0% -5.1% -3.8% -4.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 11,055 6,542 36,288 5,228
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.1%
6.9%
6.0%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.2%
24.9%
23.4%
23.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.1%
20.4%
20.1%
25.5%
Female persons, percent
50.1%
49.1%
50.4%
50.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.0%
96.6%
95.1%
97.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.3%
0.5%
1.3%
0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.9%
1.3%
1.1%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.3%
0.9%
0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.3%
0.1%
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.4%
1.0%
1.6%
1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
5.6%
9.0%
9.1%
3.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
91.2%
89.2%
87.2%
94.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 779 400 2,545 358
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.4% 3.7% 1.8% 0.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5,319 3,026 16,889 2,761
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 73.5% 78.6% 65.3% 78.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $99,600 $88,300 $135,700 $66,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,065 $1,033 $1,226 $905
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $424 $460 $518 $384
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $618 $602 $697 $566
Building permits, 2019 4 7 44 6
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 4,459 2,574 14,985 2,283
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.33 2.38 2.31 2.17
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 86.2% 87.4% 84.2% 92.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.9% 8.0% 3.7% 2.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 85.0% 87.1% 87.2% 81.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 74.1% 76.1% 77.9% 74.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 92.1% 90.7% 93.2% 92.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 18.8% 18.4% 22.1% 19.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 8.8% 11.8% 9.3% 8.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.4%
10.3%
7.8%
9.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 68.1% 64.1% 63.7% 64.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 65.6% 57.4% 55.7% 59.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 21,485 980 D 7,615
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 60,928 5,402 D 25,800
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 200,760 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 193,796 289,477 D 524,566
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 329,205 135,943 728,760 56,066
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $29,996 $21,205 $20,188 $10,921
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 13.2 21.1 14.8 12.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $46,859 $56,316 $56,794 $50,734
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $25,456 $27,297 $30,073 $28,793
Persons in poverty, percent
11.0%
11.0%
10.1%
10.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 396 190 1,069 209
Total employment, 2018 3,529 1,113 12,018 1,923
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 130,010 41,575 438,213 72,093
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -2.1% -4.1% -2.3% 2.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 933 540 2,234 421
All firms, 2012 1,363 745 3,224 423
Men-owned firms, 2012 696 217 1,625 150
Women-owned firms, 2012 279 294 1,035 107
Minority-owned firms, 2012 32 F 100 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,254 700 2,949 396
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 175 42 376 36
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 955 643 2,503 363
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 15.4 11.4 14.2 9.1
Land area in square miles, 2010 716.99 572.29 2,564.07 573.81
FIPS Code 31145 31035 31111 31169
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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