Boone County NE Information


Boone County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,496
Population in Households 5,401
Population in Familes 4,453
Population in Group Qrtrs 95
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $49,004
Average Household Income $69,061
Per Capita Income $29,708


Total Housing Units 2,663 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,831 (68.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 522 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 310 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $88,625
Average Home Value $149,768


Total Households 2,353
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 1,533
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 -0.02% 0.0%
Households 0.09% 0.07%
Families -0.06% -0.01%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.4%


Boone County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boone 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 # 52 45th
Population Density # 49 47th
Diversity Index # 80 15th
Median Household Income # 52 45th
Per Capita Income # 22 77th

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