Keith County NE Information


Keith County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,172
Population in Households 8,129
Population in Familes 6,477
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $48,652
Average Household Income $64,635
Per Capita Income $29,363


Total Housing Units 5,424 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,422 (44.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,285 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,717 (31.7%)
Median Home Value $128,962
Average Home Value $152,952


Total Households 3,707
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 2,329
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 -0.29% -0.44%
Households -0.15% -0.27%
Families -0.32% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   1.64%


Keith County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Keith County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents 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 # 35 63rd
Population Density # 51 45th
Diversity Index # 34 65th
Median Household Income # 46 52nd
Per Capita Income # 21 78th

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