Sheridan County NE Information


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  1. Sheridan County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forSheridan County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Sheridan County NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,371
Population in Households 5,258
Population in Familes 4,213
Population in Group Qrtrs 113
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $44,949
Average Household Income $59,628
Per Capita Income $26,316


Total Housing Units 2,918 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,653 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 702 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 563 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $85,559
Average Home Value $142,846


Total Households 2,355
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 1,465
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.22% -0.07%
Households -0.13% -0.01%
Families -0.29% -0.11%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   2.24%


Sheridan County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sheridan County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 53 44th
Population Density # 76 19th
Diversity Index # 18 82nd
Median Household Income # 74 22nd
Per Capita Income # 61 35th

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