Cass County NE Information


Cass County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,814
Daytime Population: Workers 6,396
Daytime Population: Residents 12,283
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,679
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 25,517
Population in Familes 21,625
Population in Group Qrtrs 297
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $67,970
Average Household Income $83,529
Per Capita Income $32,560


Total Housing Units 11,532 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,949 (68.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,053 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,530 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $187,272
Average Home Value $222,034


Total Households 10,002
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 7,216
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 0.31% 0.32%
Households 0.43% 0.4%
Families 0.27% 0.29%
Median Household Income   3.51%
Per Capita Income   3.11%


Cass County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cass 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 # 12 88th
Population Density # 13 87th
Diversity Index # 52 45th
Median Household Income # 3 98th
Per Capita Income # 5 96th

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