Madison County NE Information


Madison County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 35,088
Daytime Population: Workers 22,131
Daytime Population: Residents 16,210
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,341
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 33,992
Population in Familes 26,816
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,096
Population Density2 61
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $48,173
Average Household Income $66,436
Per Capita Income $27,094


Total Housing Units 15,318 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,042 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,049 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,227 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $127,731
Average Home Value $162,572


Total Households 14,091
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 8,867
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 0.08% -0.15%
Households 0.15% -0.1%
Families -0.06% -0.24%
Median Household Income   3.18%
Per Capita Income   3.12%


Madison County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madison 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 # 9 91st
Population Density # 7 94th
Diversity Index # 10 90th
Median Household Income # 55 42nd
Per Capita Income # 50 47th

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