Hickman, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hickman, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The City of Hickman had a population of 2,264 as of July 1, 2016. Hickman ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower 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 Hickman is located at latitude 40.624 and longitude -96.6308 in Lancaster County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hickman (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lancaster County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,266 feet.

The City of Hickman (GNIS ID: 2394370) 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 City of Hickman is located within Saltillo Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lancaster County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hickman 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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Hickman, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,264
Population in Households 2,264
Population in Familes 2,014
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,160
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 784
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 612
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 799 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 633 (79.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 151 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 ( 1.9%)
Median Home Value $160,587
Average Home Value $201,935


Median Household Income $68,252
Average Household Income $80,013
Per Capita Income $28,958
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 5.12% 2.26%
Households 4.74% 2.2%
Families 4.57% 2.13%
Median Household Income   3.8%
Per Capita Income   2.3%
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.

Hickman, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hickman 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 # 55 91st
Population Density1 # 7 99th
Diversity Index2 # 442 24th
Median Household Income # 39 93rd
Per Capita Income # 179 69th

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