Seward is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 7,167 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Seward is the 23rd largest community in Nebraska.
Seward real estate is some of the most expensive in Nebraska, although Seward house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Seward isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Seward are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seward is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seward who work in management occupations (10.93%), office and administrative support (9.90%), and sales jobs (9.12%).
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Seward, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Seward provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
As is often the case in a small city, Seward doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Seward is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.85% of adults in Seward have a college degree.
The per capita income in Seward in 2010 was $24,832, which is upper middle income relative to Nebraska, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,328 for a family of four. However, Seward contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Seward home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seward residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Seward include Czech, Irish, English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Seward is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.