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Hooper, Nebraska - Basic Facts

Hooper is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Hooper.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Dodge County at latitude 41.6106 and longitude -96.5481. Dodge County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,230 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Hooper (see map) encompass a land area of 0.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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Hooper, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 807
Population in Households 788
Population in Familes 644
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density1 1,242
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 353
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 232
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 396 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 268 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 85 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 43 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $129,571


Median Household Income $52,761
Average Household Income $55,929
Per Capita Income $23,751
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.66% -0.37%
Households -0.4% -0.28%
Families 0.41% -0.43%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   2.1%
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.


Hooper, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hooper to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 147 75th
Population Density1 # 167 71st
Diversity Index2 # 179 69th
Median Household Income # 199 66th
Per Capita Income # 358 38th

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