Fremont, NE Profile: Facts & Data


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Fremont, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The City of Fremont is the 6th largest city in Nebraska with a population of 26,870 as of July 1, 2018. Fremont 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 Fremont is located at latitude 41.4416 and longitude -96.4897 in Dodge County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fremont (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Dodge County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,197 feet.

The City of Fremont (GNIS ID: 838010) 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.

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Fremont, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 26,870
Population in Households 25,875
Population in Familes 20,287
Population in Group Qrtrs 995
Population Density2 2,907
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $50,086
Average Household Income $62,036
Per Capita Income $25,848


Total Housing Units 11,607 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,459 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,409 (38.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 739 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $144,781
Average Home Value $167,759


Total Households 10,868
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 6,812
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.21% 0.22%
Households 0.16% 0.25%
Families -0.09% 0.13%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.1%

Fremont, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fremont to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 6 99th
Population Density # 12 98th
Diversity Index # 45 92nd
Median Household Income # 336 42nd
Per Capita Income # 432 26th

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