Burt County NE Information


Burt County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,674
Daytime Population: Workers 2,428
Daytime Population: Residents 3,360
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,788
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 6,552
Population in Familes 5,345
Population in Group Qrtrs 122
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $49,612
Average Household Income $66,951
Per Capita Income $28,709


Total Housing Units 3,466 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,112 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 735 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 619 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $96,149
Average Home Value $130,812


Total Households 2,847
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 1,892
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 -0.37% -0.47%
Households -0.28% -0.43%
Families -0.47% -0.55%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   3.28%


Burt County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burt 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 # 43 55th
Population Density # 35 63rd
Diversity Index # 50 47th
Median Household Income # 45 53rd
Per Capita Income # 29 70th

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