Box Butte County NE Information

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Box Butte County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 11,398
Population in Households 11,212
Population in Familes 9,147
Population in Group Qrtrs 186
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 40
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,839
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 3,172
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,590 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,232 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,607 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 751 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $104,673
Average Home Value $125,162
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $49,620
Average Household Income $61,746
Per Capita Income $26,347
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.13% 0.05%
Households 0.34% 0.18%
Families 0.23% 0.12%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
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.

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Box Butte County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Box Butte 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 # 22 77th
Population Density1 # 44 54th
Diversity Index2 # 13 87th
Median Household Income # 35 63rd
Per Capita Income # 43 55th

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