The City of Nelson had a population of 523 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Nelson is located at latitude 40.2012 and longitude -98.0686 in Nuckolls County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nelson (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nuckolls County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,696 feet.
The City of Nelson (GNIS ID: 2395167) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Nelson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||523|
|Population in Familes||417|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||1.98|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||321 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||193 (60.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||71 (22.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||57 (17.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$60,811|
|Average Home Value||$134,115|
|Median Household Income||$39,388|
|Average Household Income||$49,752|
|Per Capita Income||$23,203|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.5%|
|Per Capita Income||2.01%|
The table below compares Nelson 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.
|Total Population||# 196||66th|
|Population Density1||# 358||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 349||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 496||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 495||15th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.