Nance County NE Information


Nance County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,658
Population in Households 3,515
Population in Familes 2,868
Population in Group Qrtrs 143
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 1,506
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 988
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,846 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,119 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 387 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 340 (18.4%)
Median Home Value $73,308
Average Home Value $96,872


Median Household Income $45,029
Average Household Income $59,570
Per Capita Income $24,844
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.33% -0.49%
Households -0.2% -0.42%
Families -0.3% -0.47%
Median Household Income   2.96%
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.


Nance County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nance 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 # 64 32nd
Population Density1 # 48 49th
Diversity Index2 # 67 28th
Median Household Income # 60 37th
Per Capita Income # 68 28th

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