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Stanton, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The City of Stanton had a population of 1,466 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Stanton is located at latitude 41.948 and longitude -97.2123 in Stanton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Stanton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Stanton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,480 feet.

The City of Stanton (GNIS ID: 2395953) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Stanton is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Stanton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Stanton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 1,466
Population in Households 1,466
Population in Familes 1,177
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 843
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 623
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 391
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 730 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 415 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 207 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 107 (14.7%)
Median Home Value $89,130
Average Home Value $104,327


Median Household Income $41,968
Average Household Income $50,860
Per Capita Income $21,420
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.16% -0.68%
Households -1.11% -0.72%
Families -1.29% -0.83%
Median Household Income   2.51%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
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, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanton 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 81 86th
Population Density1 # 292 50th
Diversity Index2 # 179 70th
Median Household Income # 426 27th
Per Capita Income # 547 6th

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