Nuckolls County NE Information


Nuckolls County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,435
Daytime Population: Workers 1,919
Daytime Population: Residents 2,123
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,042
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 4,376
Population in Familes 3,422
Population in Group Qrtrs 59
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $40,759
Average Household Income $53,890
Per Capita Income $25,212


Total Housing Units 2,465 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,556 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 510 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 399 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $64,206
Average Home Value $102,522


Total Households 2,066
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 1,254
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 -0.2% -0.33%
Households -0.09% -0.25%
Families -0.31% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.82%
Per Capita Income   2.97%


Nuckolls County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nuckolls 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 # 59 38th
Population Density # 52 46th
Diversity Index # 72 26th
Median Household Income # 89 5th
Per Capita Income # 73 23rd

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