The City of Nelson had a population of 466 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Nelson is located at latitude 40.2017 and longitude -98.0678 in Nuckolls County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nelson encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nuckolls County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,696 feet.
The City of Nelson (GNIS ID: 2395167) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||466 (100%)|
|Population in Households||466 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||370 (79.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,759|
|Average Household Income||$58,811|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||6%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,414|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||298 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||168 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||68 (22.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||62 (20.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$67,411|
|Average Home Value||$145,210|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||1.97|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.92%|
|Per Capita Income||1.44%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.24%|
The table below compares Nelson to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 206||65th|
|Population Density||# 383||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 480||17th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 573||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 410||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 348||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.