David City, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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David City, Nebraska - Basic Facts

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The City of David City had a population of 2,925 as of July 1, 2016. David City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for David City is located at latitude 41.2599 and longitude -97.1293 in Butler County. The formal boundaries for the City of David City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Butler County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,614 feet.

The City of David City (GNIS ID: 837956) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with David City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for David City: Davids City.

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David City, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,925
Population in Households 2,766
Population in Familes 2,190
Population in Group Qrtrs 159
Population Density1 1,416
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 1,172
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 725
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,313 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 752 (57.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 419 (31.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 141 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $103,741
Average Home Value $140,259


Median Household Income $42,644
Average Household Income $64,169
Per Capita Income $25,961
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.1% -0.17%
Households 0.26% -0.03%
Families 0.43% -0.08%
Median Household Income   0.32%
Per Capita Income   1.36%
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.

David City, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares David City to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 48 92nd
Population Density1 # 116 80th
Diversity Index2 # 147 75th
Median Household Income # 420 28th
Per Capita Income # 352 39th

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