Chase County NE Information


Chase County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,975
Daytime Population: Workers 2,525
Daytime Population: Residents 1,792
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,317
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 3,909
Population in Familes 3,160
Population in Group Qrtrs 66
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $50,191
Average Household Income $63,172
Per Capita Income $26,755


Total Housing Units 1,946 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,234 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 441 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 271 (13.9%)
Median Home Value $95,031
Average Home Value $139,060


Total Households 1,675
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,084
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 0.03% -0.11%
Households -0.05% -0.17%
Families -0.25% -0.3%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   3.0%


Chase County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chase 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 # 61 35th
Population Density # 64 33rd
Diversity Index # 18 82nd
Median Household Income # 37 61st
Per Capita Income # 55 42nd

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