Adams County NE Information


Adams County Subdivisions

Adams County NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 32,395
Population in Households 30,909
Population in Familes 24,453
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,486
Population Density2 58
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $52,256
Average Household Income $68,799
Per Capita Income $28,102


Total Housing Units 13,852 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,391 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,555 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 906 ( 6.5%)
Median Home Value $127,696
Average Home Value $162,606


Total Households 12,946
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 8,161
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.39% 0.43%
Households 0.46% 0.47%
Families 0.3% 0.36%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.18%


Adams County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adams County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 11 89th
Population Density # 8 92nd
Diversity Index # 20 80th
Median Household Income # 35 63rd
Per Capita Income # 37 61st

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