Axtell, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Axtell, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The Village of Axtell had a population of 753 as of July 1, 2017. Axtell 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 Axtell is located at latitude 40.4799 and longitude -99.1288 in Kearney County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Axtell (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kearney County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,224 feet.

The Village of Axtell (GNIS ID: 2398014) 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 Village of Axtell is located within Township of Mirage, a minor civil division (MCD) of Kearney County.

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

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


Total Population 753
Daytime Population: Workers 154
Daytime Population: Residents 382
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 536
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 753
Population in Familes 647
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,699
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $58,753
Average Household Income $68,936
Per Capita Income $26,711


Total Housing Units 304 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 227 (74.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 62 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $140,625
Average Home Value $167,291


Total Households 289
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 213
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 0.5% 0.37%
Households 0.64% 0.48%
Families 0.33% 0.37%
Median Household Income   3.83%
Per Capita Income   3.21%

Axtell, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Axtell 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 # 158 73rd
Population Density # 70 88th
Diversity Index # 119 79th
Median Household Income # 141 76th
Per Capita Income # 368 37th

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