Kearney 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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

Kearney Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
33,867

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.9%
5 - 17:
14.6%
18 - 24:
19.3%
25 - 34:
14.1%
35 - 54:
21.7%
55 - 64:
9.8%
Over 65 Years:
13.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
14.1%
14.1%
High School Graduates
93.6%
93.6%
College Graduated
37.9%
37.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Kearney
$30,014
$30,014
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Kearney
$57,064
$57,064
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
16.7%

Employment Industries in Kearney

 
Retail
18.4%
18.4%
Healthcare
17.1%
17.1%
Education
11.3%
11.3%
Manufacturing
10.2%
10.2%
Accommodation
9.4%
9.4%
Construction
6.2%
6.2%
Agriculture
3.5%
3.5%
Other
3.3%
3.3%
Wholesale
3.0%
3.0%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.6%
2.6%
Public Service
2.6%
2.6%
Finance
2.4%
2.4%
Transportation
2.2%
2.2%
Administration
2.2%
2.2%
Information Technology
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
85.7%
85.7%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
9.3%
9.3%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.9%
1.9%
Asian
1.7%
1.7%
Black or African American
1.1%
1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
35.1%
35.1%
Irish
11.1%
11.1%
English
8.7%
8.7%
Swedish
5.6%
5.6%
Czech
4.7%
4.7%
French
2.8%
2.8%
Polish
2.8%
2.8%
Danish
2.8%
2.8%
Dutch
2.3%
2.3%
European
1.4%
1.4%
Italian
1.4%
1.4%
Norwegian
1.3%
1.3%
Scottish
1.3%
1.3%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
Welsh
0.8%
0.8%
Swiss
0.6%
0.6%
French Canadian
0.6%
0.6%
Scandinavian
0.4%
0.4%
British
0.4%
0.4%
Croatian
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
92.0%
92.0%
Spanish
5.3%
5.3%
Langs. of India
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Chinese
0.2%
0.2%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Kearney Residents:
5.1%