Nance County NE Information


Nance County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,654
Daytime Population: Workers 1,469
Daytime Population: Residents 1,788
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,257
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 3,511
Population in Familes 2,854
Population in Group Qrtrs 143
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $47,274
Average Household Income $61,504
Per Capita Income $25,600


Total Housing Units 1,833 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,132 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 370 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 331 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $80,139
Average Home Value $104,262


Total Households 1,502
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 977
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 -0.3% -0.28%
Households -0.21% -0.21%
Families -0.42% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Nance County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nance 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 # 64 32nd
Population Density # 48 49th
Diversity Index # 65 31st
Median Household Income # 59 38th
Per Capita Income # 66 30th

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