Stanton County NE Information


Stanton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,239
Daytime Population: Workers 1,958
Daytime Population: Residents 3,068
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,026
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 6,239
Population in Familes 5,277
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $53,702
Average Household Income $65,224
Per Capita Income $25,320


Total Housing Units 2,721 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,888 (69.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 534 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 299 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $114,069
Average Home Value $149,921


Total Households 2,422
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 1,719
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 0.25% -0.22%
Households 0.2% -0.26%
Families 0.03% -0.36%
Median Household Income   3.15%
Per Capita Income   3.13%


Stanton County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanton 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 # 48 49th
Population Density # 31 68th
Diversity Index # 36 62nd
Median Household Income # 22 77th
Per Capita Income # 72 24th

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