Pierce County NE Information


Pierce County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,298
Daytime Population: Workers 2,553
Daytime Population: Residents 3,524
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,077
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 7,182
Population in Familes 6,087
Population in Group Qrtrs 116
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $52,802
Average Household Income $64,907
Per Capita Income $26,270


Total Housing Units 3,243 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,275 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 655 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 313 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $105,764
Average Home Value $149,582


Total Households 2,930
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 2,055
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 0.06% 0.05%
Households 0.09% 0.07%
Families -0.08% -0.05%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   3.48%


Pierce County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pierce 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 # 39 59th
Population Density # 38 61st
Diversity Index # 81 14th
Median Household Income # 29 70th
Per Capita Income # 62 34th

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