Nemaha County NE Information


Nemaha County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,213
Daytime Population: Workers 3,790
Daytime Population: Residents 3,931
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,721
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 6,695
Population in Familes 5,181
Population in Group Qrtrs 518
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $50,050
Average Household Income $66,875
Per Capita Income $27,471


Total Housing Units 3,544 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,026 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 897 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 621 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $107,221
Average Home Value $141,091


Total Households 2,923
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 1,800
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 -0.07% -0.47%
Households -0.14% -0.5%
Families -0.36% -0.63%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   3.11%


Nemaha County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nemaha 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 # 41 57th
Population Density # 24 75th
Diversity Index # 55 40th
Median Household Income # 39 59th
Per Capita Income # 46 52nd

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