Pawnee County NE Information


Pawnee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,685
Daytime Population: Workers 1,169
Daytime Population: Residents 1,316
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,485
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 2,646
Population in Familes 2,067
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $44,810
Average Household Income $62,448
Per Capita Income $27,633


Total Housing Units 1,588 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 924 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 259 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 405 (25.5%)
Median Home Value $74,565
Average Home Value $113,582


Total Households 1,183
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 715
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 -0.44% -0.79%
Households -0.54% -0.86%
Families -0.77% -1.0%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   3.34%


Pawnee County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pawnee 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 # 71 25th
Population Density # 59 39th
Diversity Index # 75 20th
Median Household Income # 71 25th
Per Capita Income # 43 55th

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