Chase County NE Information


Chase County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,995
Population in Households 3,929
Population in Familes 3,188
Population in Group Qrtrs 66
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 1,688
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,102
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,984 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,225 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 463 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 296 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $92,513
Average Home Value $130,653


Median Household Income $46,421
Average Household Income $60,926
Per Capita Income $25,877
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.06%
Households 0.07% 0.02%
Families -0.03% -0.05%
Median Household Income   3.31%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.


Chase County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chase 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 # 61 35th
Population Density1 # 63 34th
Diversity Index2 # 16 83rd
Median Household Income # 49 48th
Per Capita Income # 55 42nd

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