Grant County NE Information


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Grant County NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 605 (100%)
Population in Households 593 (98.0%)
Population in Families 494 (81.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 12 ( 2.0%)
Population Density 1
Diversity Index2 13


Median Household Income $51,599
Average Household Income $69,912
% of Income for Mortgage4 10%
Per Capita Income $29,943
Wealth Index5 56


Total HU (Housing Units) 360 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 192 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 67 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 101 (28.1%)
Median Home Value $92,683
Average Home Value $160,156
Housing Affordability Index3 234


Total Households 259
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 173
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population -0.44% -1.32%
Households -0.68% -1.51%
Families   -1.55%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.45%
Owner Occupied HU   -1.28%


Grant County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grant County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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 # 89 5th
Population Density # 89 5th
Median Household Income # 86 9th
Housing Affordability Index # 75 81st
Per Capita Income # 82 13th
Diversity Index # 82 13th

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