Niobrara, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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The Village of Niobrara had a population of 378 as of July 1, 2016. Niobrara ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Niobrara is located at latitude 42.75 and longitude -98.0315 in Knox County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Niobrara (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Knox County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,230 feet.

The Village of Niobrara (GNIS ID: 2399499) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Niobrara is located within Township of Niobrara, a minor civil division (MCD) of Knox County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Niobrara population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 378
Population in Households 378
Population in Familes 313
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 519
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 200
Average Household Size 1.89
Family Households 132
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 271 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 115 (42.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 85 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 71 (26.2%)
Median Home Value $79,891
Average Home Value $139,565


Median Household Income $30,418
Average Household Income $44,148
Per Capita Income $17,059
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.34% 0.21%
Households 0.57% 0.3%
Families 5.76% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   2.6%
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.

Niobrara, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Niobrara to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 240 59th
Population Density1 # 400 31st
Diversity Index2 # 21 97th
Median Household Income # 571 2nd
Per Capita Income # 572 2nd

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