Dodge County NE Information


Dodge County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 36,986
Population in Households 35,735
Population in Familes 28,426
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,251
Population Density1 70
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 15,170
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 9,853
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,822 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,591 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,579 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,652 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $129,584
Average Home Value $155,727


Median Household Income $47,302
Average Household Income $60,488
Per Capita Income $25,258
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.13% 0.02%
Households 0.19% 0.13%
Families 0.09% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.19%
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.


Dodge County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dodge 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 # 7 94th
Population Density1 # 6 95th
Diversity Index2 # 15 85th
Median Household Income # 42 56th
Per Capita Income # 61 35th

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