Nebraska
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Nebraska POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Nebraska Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
1,929,268

Age

PEOPLE OF Nebraska DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.92
5 To 17 17.89
18 To 24 9.96
25 To 34 13.35
35 To 54 24.24
55 To 64 12.62
65 Years And Over 15.02

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 91.1
College Graduated 31.3
Attending College 5.7

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Nebraska 31101 26600.9964396831 #BFD730
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Nebraska 59116 27343.14951779643 #BDD631
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.6%

Employment Industries in NE

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.5
Retail 11.5
Manufacturing 10.4
Education 9.7
Construction 6.9
Finance 6.3
Accommodation 6.1
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.0
Transportation 4.6
Other 4.4
Agriculture 4.2
Public Service 4.1
Administration 3.5
Wholesale 2.8
Information Technology 1.9
Arts 1.6
Real Estate 1.2
Utilities 1.1
Mining 0.2
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 79.4
Black Or African American 4.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.7
Asian 2.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.2
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 10.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 34.1
Unclassified 19.5
Irish 12.5
English 7.5
Czech 4.5
Swedish 3.9
Polish 3.4
Italian 2.7
French 2.1
Danish 2.1
Norwegian 1.9
Dutch 1.8
European 1.4
Scottish 1.3
Scots-Irish 0.8
Russian 0.6
Welsh 0.6
Swiss 0.4
British 0.4
African 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 88.8
Spanish 7.4
Vietnamese 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.4
Indic languages 0.3
Arabic 0.3
German 0.3
Chinese 0.3
Native American languages 0.3
French 0.2
African languages 0.2
Slavic languages 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1
Korean 0.1
Russian 0.1
Hindi 0.1
Pacific Island languages 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Other languages 0.0

Foreign Born NE Residents
7.0%