Stanton County NE Information


Stanton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,301
Population in Households 6,301
Population in Familes 5,345
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 15
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 2,462
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 1,760
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,760 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,895 (68.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 567 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 298 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $106,693
Average Home Value $143,193


Median Household Income $52,752
Average Household Income $63,404
Per Capita Income $24,774
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.39%
Households 0.5% 0.43%
Families 0.42% 0.38%
Median Household Income   2.77%
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.


Stanton County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanton 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 # 48 49th
Population Density1 # 31 68th
Diversity Index2 # 39 59th
Median Household Income # 21 78th
Per Capita Income # 69 27th

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