Arthur County NE Information


Arthur County Subdivisions

Arthur County NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 474
Population in Households 474
Population in Familes 413
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 191
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 137
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 270 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 124 (45.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 67 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 (29.3%)
Median Home Value $103,571
Average Home Value $179,839


Median Household Income $43,049
Average Household Income $53,150
Per Capita Income $21,417
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.48% 0.25%
Households 0.34% 0.21%
Families 0.24% 0.15%
Median Household Income   0.82%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Arthur County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Arthur County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 93 1st
Population Density1 # 91 4th
Diversity Index2 # 36 62nd
Median Household Income # 70 26th
Per Capita Income # 89 5th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.