Sarpy County NE Information


Sarpy County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 177,737
Population in Households 176,591
Population in Familes 150,841
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,146
Population Density1 744
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 65,188
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 47,453
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 69,171 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 44,525 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,663 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,983 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $187,126
Average Home Value $213,269


Median Household Income $71,597
Average Household Income $84,672
Per Capita Income $31,147
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.81% 1.84%
Households 1.86% 1.87%
Families 1.78% 1.82%
Median Household Income   2.78%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
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.


Sarpy County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sarpy 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 # 3 98th
Population Density1 # 2 99th
Diversity Index2 # 14 86th
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 4 97th

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