Dixon County NE Information


Dixon County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,829
Population in Households 5,748
Population in Familes 4,815
Population in Group Qrtrs 81
Population Density1 12
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 2,304
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,600
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,688 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,710 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 594 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 384 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $79,142
Average Home Value $112,749


Median Household Income $47,263
Average Household Income $58,495
Per Capita Income $23,357
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.46% -0.47%
Households -0.45% -0.46%
Families -0.55% -0.52%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
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.


Dixon County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dixon 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 # 51 46th
Population Density1 # 39 59th
Diversity Index2 # 19 81st
Median Household Income # 43 55th
Per Capita Income # 81 14th

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