Boyd County NE Information


Boyd County Subdivisions

Boyd County NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,006
Daytime Population: Workers 953
Daytime Population: Residents 941
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,894
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 1,979
Population in Familes 1,561
Population in Group Qrtrs 27
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $43,632
Average Household Income $57,708
Per Capita Income $26,288


Total Housing Units 1,390 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 704 (50.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 206 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 480 (34.5%)
Median Home Value $69,737
Average Home Value $111,612


Total Households 910
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 562
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 -0.62% -0.73%
Households -0.48% -0.65%
Families -0.69% -0.8%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   3.31%


Boyd County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boyd County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 76 19th
Population Density # 70 26th
Diversity Index # 70 24th
Median Household Income # 76 19th
Per Capita Income # 60 37th

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