Dixon County NE Information


Dixon County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,860
Daytime Population: Workers 2,202
Daytime Population: Residents 2,845
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,047
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 5,779
Population in Familes 4,826
Population in Group Qrtrs 81
Population Density2 12
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $48,591
Average Household Income $62,379
Per Capita Income $24,910


Total Housing Units 2,688 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,745 (64.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 573 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 370 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $82,832
Average Home Value $123,209


Total Households 2,318
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,600
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 -0.33% -0.34%
Households -0.31% -0.33%
Families -0.47% -0.44%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   3.76%


Dixon County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dixon 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 # 50 47th
Population Density # 39 59th
Diversity Index # 19 81st
Median Household Income # 52 45th
Per Capita Income # 78 17th

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