Frontier County NE Information


Frontier County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,615
Daytime Population: Workers 1,245
Daytime Population: Residents 1,190
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,435
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 2,502
Population in Familes 1,962
Population in Group Qrtrs 113
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $54,260
Average Household Income $64,675
Per Capita Income $28,102


Total Housing Units 1,574 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 782 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 340 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 452 (28.7%)
Median Home Value $93,314
Average Home Value $125,735


Total Households 1,122
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 712
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 -0.72% -0.82%
Households -0.55% -0.74%
Families -0.77% -0.89%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Frontier County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Frontier 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 # 72 24th
Population Density # 74 22nd
Diversity Index # 80 16th
Median Household Income # 17 83rd
Per Capita Income # 34 65th

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