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Richardson County, Nebraska; Boyd County, Nebraska; Otoe County, Nebraska

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Richardson County, Nebraska
Boyd County, Nebraska
Otoe County, Nebraska
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 7,865 1,919 16,012
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 7,865 1,919 16,012
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 8,363 2,099 15,740
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -6.0% -8.6% 1.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 8,363 2,099 15,740
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.5%
4.5%
6.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.4%
18.5%
24.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
24.9%
31.0%
19.8%
Female persons, percent
49.7%
50.2%
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
93.0%
96.5%
95.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.1%
1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
3.3%
1.4%
0.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
1.4%
0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.7%
0.5%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.9%
2.5%
8.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
91.7%
94.4%
88.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 750 204 1,251
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 0.6% 1.5% 4.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 4,403 1,371 7,232
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 77.1% 81.3% 72.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $66,800 $67,100 $134,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $959 $925 $1,295
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $389 $378 $502
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $551 $463 $662
Building permits, 2019 0 0 24
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 3,772 903 6,452
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.08 2.23 2.43
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 91.3% 93.1% 88.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.1% 2.1% 6.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 83.3% 77.7% 85.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 74.9% 69.2% 77.3%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 93.2% 94.6% 91.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 18.2% 18.2% 21.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 9.4% 9.3% 9.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
9.5%
12.2%
8.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 63.5% 60.9% 67.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 59.0% 53.1% 64.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 6,146 645 13,864
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 5,167 66,886
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 40,415 D D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 473,111 8,422 239,389
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 94,078 14,353 202,505
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,348 $6,988 $12,860
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 17.0 19.1 21.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $48,096 $50,729 $54,828
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $28,965 $27,951 $29,229
Persons in poverty, percent
13.0%
13.9%
9.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 261 65 476
Total employment, 2018 1,768 472 4,772
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 55,891 13,992 163,959
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -1.3% 27.9% -1.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 585 193 1,252
All firms, 2012 900 167 1,679
Men-owned firms, 2012 530 103 726
Women-owned firms, 2012 242 F 552
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F F 76
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 846 149 1,537
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 113 42 167
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 728 109 1,339
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 15.2 3.9 25.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 551.84 539.94 615.63
FIPS Code 31147 31015 31131
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.

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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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