Cambridge, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Cambridge Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Cambridge Content

Also See: Cambridge, NE ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Cambridge, Nebraska - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The City of Cambridge had a population of 966 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Cambridge is located at latitude 40.2843 and longitude -100.1654 in Furnas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cambridge (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Furnas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,267 feet.

The City of Cambridge (GNIS ID: 2393508) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve 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 Cambridge is located within Cambridge Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Furnas County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cambridge: Pickletown.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


City of Cambridge, NE Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | NE Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Cambridge Election Precinct | Furnas County | Nebraska Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 966
Daytime Population: Workers 983
Daytime Population: Residents 484
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,467
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.52
Population in Households 940
Population in Familes 722
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density2 723
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $42,442
Average Household Income $64,459
Per Capita Income $29,610


Total Housing Units 589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 311 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 135 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 142 (24.1%)
Median Home Value $91,471
Average Home Value $128,994


Total Households 447
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 257
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 -1.31% -0.78%
Households -1.26% -0.77%
Families -0.78% -0.87%
Median Household Income   2.51%
Per Capita Income   3.57%

Cambridge, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cambridge 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 # 119 79th
Population Density # 329 43rd
Diversity Index # 414 28th
Median Household Income # 463 20th
Per Capita Income # 208 64th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.

Nebraska Research Tools

Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Nebraska Census Data
Highest or Lowest: