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Schuyler, Nebraska - Basic Facts

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The City of Schuyler had a population of 6,457 as of July 1, 2017. Schuyler ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Schuyler is located at latitude 41.4494 and longitude -97.0627 in Colfax County. The formal boundaries for the City of Schuyler (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Colfax County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,352 feet.

The City of Schuyler (GNIS ID: 2396556) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Schuyler is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Colfax County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Schuyler population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 6,457
Daytime Population: Workers 1,380
Daytime Population: Residents 3,346
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,726
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 6,407
Population in Familes 5,333
Population in Group Qrtrs 50
Population Density2 2,389
Diversity Index3 84


Median Household Income $52,762
Average Household Income $62,860
Per Capita Income $18,804


Total Housing Units 1,980 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,269 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 611 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 101 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $104,141
Average Home Value $118,578


Total Households 1,879
Average Household Size 3.41
Family Households 1,366
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.53% 0.23%
Households 0.37% 0.12%
Families 0.1% 0.01%
Median Household Income   1.23%
Per Capita Income   2.35%

Schuyler, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Schuyler to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 27 96th
Population Density # 22 96th
Diversity Index # 2 100th
Median Household Income # 248 57th
Per Capita Income # 570 2nd

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