Boyd County NE Information


Boyd County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,029
Population in Households 2,002
Population in Familes 1,585
Population in Group Qrtrs 27
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 926
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 577
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,414 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 707 (50.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 219 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 488 (34.5%)
Median Home Value $68,620
Average Home Value $116,018


Median Household Income $40,085
Average Household Income $54,574
Per Capita Income $25,015
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.54% -0.42%
Households -0.27% -0.24%
Families -0.38% -0.31%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   1.42%
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.


Boyd County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boyd 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 # 75 20th
Population Density1 # 70 26th
Diversity Index2 # 70 27th
Median Household Income # 83 12th
Per Capita Income # 66 30th

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