Madison County NE Information


Madison County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 35,369
Population in Households 34,288
Population in Familes 27,149
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,081
Population Density1 62
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 14,236
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 9,035
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,386 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,954 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,282 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,150 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $125,773
Average Home Value $160,699


Median Household Income $47,056
Average Household Income $63,468
Per Capita Income $25,951
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.06%
Households 0.34% 0.13%
Families 0.23% 0.07%
Median Household Income   3.06%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.


Madison County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madison 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 # 9 91st
Population Density1 # 7 94th
Diversity Index2 # 10 90th
Median Household Income # 44 54th
Per Capita Income # 52 45th

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