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Dawson County, Nebraska Facts

Facts
State Nebraska
Land area 1,013.1 square miles
Population Density 24 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 24,207
Population change -0.5%
Under 5 years of age 7.5%
Under 18 28.1%
65 and over 14.7%
Females 49.1%
White 91.6
Hispanic or Latino of any race 32.9
Asian 0.8%
Two or more races 1.2%
Black or African American 4.2%
Native American 1.9%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
Had graduated from high school 76%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 16%
Veterans 1,364
Households and Housing
Households 8,774
Persons per household 2.7
Living in the same house for one year or more 84%
Median household income $46,078
The per capita income $20,142
Live below the poverty line. 14.8%
housing units 10,102
Multi-unit structures 12%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $88,200
Residents owning their homes. 68.3%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,903
Women-owned firms 24.4%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 7%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $345,341
Retail sales per capita $13,937
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $424,687