Pawnee County NE Information


Pawnee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,760
Population in Households 2,721
Population in Familes 2,135
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 1,226
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 748
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,626 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 945 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 281 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 400 (24.6%)
Median Home Value $70,273
Average Home Value $112,434


Median Household Income $43,441
Average Household Income $58,935
Per Capita Income $26,294
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% -0.26%
Households -0.05% -0.25%
Families -0.17% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.92%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.


Pawnee County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pawnee 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 # 71 25th
Population Density1 # 58 39th
Diversity Index2 # 74 22nd
Median Household Income # 69 27th
Per Capita Income # 45 53rd

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