Thayer County NE Information


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  1. Thayer County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forThayer County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Thayer County NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 5,093
Population in Households 4,960
Population in Familes 3,977
Population in Group Qrtrs 133
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $50,289
Average Household Income $68,180
Per Capita Income $30,321


Total Housing Units 2,731 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,639 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 624 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 468 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $82,908
Average Home Value $138,301


Total Households 2,263
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 1,432
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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.28% -0.21%
Households -0.16% -0.16%
Families -0.28% -0.24%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   2.21%


Thayer County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Thayer County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 56 41st
Population Density # 46 52nd
Diversity Index # 75 20th
Median Household Income # 60 37th
Per Capita Income # 24 75th

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