Cook, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Cook, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The Village of Cook is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Johnson County at latitude 40.5106 and longitude -96.1616. Johnson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,053 feet.

The formal official name is the Village of Cook, but most people and references simply refer to it as Cook, Nebraska.

The P1 Census Class Code for Cook indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Cook (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Village of Cook, NE Boundary Map


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


Total Population 314
Population in Households 314
Population in Familes 262
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,816
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 142
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 99
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 108 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (16.5%)
Median Home Value $67,857
Average Home Value $72,685


Median Household Income $44,974
Average Household Income $51,447
Per Capita Income $21,463
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.52% -0.45%
Households -0.49% -0.43%
Families 2.54% -0.41%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
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.


Cook, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cook 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 # 276 53rd
Population Density1 # 58 90th
Diversity Index2 # 268 54th
Median Household Income # 367 37th
Per Capita Income # 476 18th

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