The City of Central City had a population of 3,004 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Central City is located at latitude 41.1158 and longitude -98.0017 in Merrick County. The formal boundaries for the City of Central City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Merrick County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,699 feet.
The City of Central City (GNIS ID: 837913) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||2,871|
|Population in Familes||2,277|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||133|
|Median Household Income||$46,336|
|Average Household Income||$55,110|
|Per Capita Income||$23,641|
|Total Housing Units||1,443 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||847 (58.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||433 (30.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||164 (11.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,686|
|Average Home Value||$146,698|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.57%|
|Per Capita Income||3.35%|
The table below compares Central City to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 47||92nd|
|Population Density||# 149||74th|
|Diversity Index||# 165||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 397||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 517||11th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.