COUNTY POPULATIONS BY GENDER
Nebraska - Census Years, 1960 to 2010                    
  1960   1970 1980 1990 2000 2010
County Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female
Nebraska 700,026 711,304 724,455 759,038 765,894 803,931 769,439 808,946 843,351 867,912 906,296 920,045
Percent of Total 49.6% 50.4% 48.8% 51.2% 48.8% 51.2% 48.7% 51.3% 49.3% 50.7% 49.6% 50.4%
             
Adams 14,036 14,908 14,673 15,880 14,681 15,975 14,317 15,308 15,262 15,889 15,600 15,674
Antelope 5,051 5,125 4,399 4,648 4,247 4,428 3,912 4,053 3,666 3,786 3,329 3,356
Arthur 360 320 313 293 266 247 233 229 224 220 228 232
Banner 647 622 509 525 456 462 429 423 426 393 354 336
Blaine 513 503 429 418 422 445 329 346 294 289 247 231
Boone 4,711 4,423 4,127 4,063 3,661 3,730 3,330 3,337 3,116 3,143 2,749 2,756
Box Butte 5,785 5,903 4,900 5,194 6,839 6,857 6,478 6,652 6,054 6,104 5,541 5,767
Boyd 2,325 2,188 1,910 1,842 1,707 1,624 1,401 1,434 1,177 1,261 1,038 1,061
Brown 2,213 2,223 1,953 2,068 2,127 2,250 1,763 1,894 1,731 1,794 1,531 1,614
Buffalo 13,093 13,143 15,334 15,888 16,751 18,046 18,248 19,199 20,694 21,565 22,838 23,264
Burt 5,118 5,074 4,531 4,716 4,320 4,493 3,814 4,054 3,771 4,020 3,361 3,497
Butler 5,282 5,030 4,756 4,705 4,638 4,692 4,272 4,329 4,472 4,295 4,211 4,184
Cass 8,873 8,948 8,936 9,140 10,159 10,138 10,641 10,677 12,028 12,306 12,664 12,577
Cedar 6,805 6,563 6,123 6,069 5,722 5,653 5,060 5,071 4,811 4,804 4,500 4,352
Chase 2,132 2,185 1,985 2,144 2,328 2,430 2,143 2,238 1,999 2,069 1,965 2,001
Cherry 4,294 3,924 3,481 3,365 3,423 3,335 3,127 3,180 3,055 3,093 2,844 2,869
Cheyenne 7,397 7,431 5,236 5,542 4,950 5,107 4,584 4,910 4,814 5,016 4,966 5,032
Clay 4,356 4,361 4,052 4,214 3,979 4,127 3,457 3,666 3,431 3,608 3,277 3,265
Colfax 4,759 4,836 4,664 4,834 4,897 4,993 4,511 4,628 5,382 5,059 5,426 5,089
Cuming 6,311 6,124 6,010 6,024 5,832 5,832 5,003 5,114 5,155 5,048 4,532 4,607
Custer 8,292 8,225 6,882 7,210 6,733 7,144 5,928 6,342 5,779 6,014 5,427 5,512
Dakota 6,109 6,059 6,482 6,655 8,151 8,422 8,294 8,448 10,111 10,142 10,489 10,517
Dawes 4,783 4,753 4,806 4,887 4,724 4,885 4,433 4,588 4,429 4,631 4,559 4,623
Dawson 9,652 9,753 9,490 9,977 11,026 11,278 9,698 10,242 12,286 12,079 12,293 12,033
Deuel 1,544 1,581 1,341 1,376 1,224 1,238 1,109 1,128 1,021 1,077 954 987
Dixon 4,132 3,974 3,736 3,717 3,590 3,547 3,017 3,126 3,145 3,194 2,964 3,036
Dodge 15,877 16,594 16,698 18,084 17,203 18,644 16,493 18,007 17,441 18,719 17,963 18,728
Douglas 166,980 176,510 186,618 202,837 190,016 207,022 200,576 215,868 226,734 236,851 254,164 262,946
Dundy 1,797 1,773 1,443 1,483 1,418 1,443 1,246 1,336 1,128 1,164 1,006 1,002
Fillmore 4,605 4,820 3,917 4,220 3,858 4,062 3,445 3,658 3,205 3,429 2,893 2,997
Franklin 2,749 2,700 2,252 2,314 2,126 2,251 1,897 2,041 1,720 1,854 1,613 1,612
Frontier 2,245 2,066 2,104 1,878 1,796 1,851 1,537 1,564 1,553 1,546 1,399 1,357
Furnas 3,815 3,896 3,312 3,585 3,131 3,355 2,671 2,882 2,555 2,769 2,423 2,536
Gage 13,194 13,624 12,637 13,082 11,792 12,664 10,923 11,871 11,149 11,844 10,952 11,359
Garden 1,768 1,704 1,444 1,485 1,365 1,437 1,183 1,277 1,116 1,176 1,043 1,014
Garfield 1,387 1,312 1,153 1,258 1,138 1,225 1,026 1,115 911 991 1,003 1,046
Gosper 1,276 1,213 1,109 1,069 1,094 1,046 977 951 1,082 1,061 1,024 1,020
Grant 527 482 509 510 446 431 391 378 398 349 336 278
Greeley 2,354 2,241 1,992 2,008 1,699 1,763 1,480 1,526 1,337 1,377 1,280 1,258
Hall 17,293 18,464 20,486 22,365 23,083 24,607 23,709 25,216 26,554 26,980 29,287 29,320
Hamilton 4,332 4,382 4,426 4,441 4,578 4,723 4,330 4,532 4,687 4,716 4,564 4,560
Harlan 2,538 2,543 2,140 2,217 2,085 2,207 1,830 1,980 1,874 1,912 1,723 1,700
Hayes 995 924 787 743 702 654 626 596 535 533 510 457
Hitchcock 2,430 2,399 2,038 2,013 2,076 2,003 1,841 1,909 1,516 1,595 1,446 1,462
Holt 6,804 6,918 6,401 6,532 6,768 6,784 6,270 6,329 5,685 5,866 5,189 5,246
Hooker 563 567 461 478 471 519 388 405 356 427 346 390
Howard 3,349 3,192 3,401 3,406 3,364 3,409 2,959 3,096 3,300 3,267 3,191 3,083
Jefferson 5,729 5,891 5,113 5,323 4,787 5,030 4,230 4,529 4,073 4,260 3,717 3,830
Johnson 3,128 3,153 2,840 2,903 2,591 2,694 2,252 2,421 2,149 2,339 3,015 2,202
Kearney 3,225 3,355 3,271 3,436 3,421 3,632 3,284 3,345 3,413 3,469 3,187 3,302
Keith 3,999 3,959 4,132 4,355 4,602 4,762 4,173 4,411 4,358 4,517 4,196 4,172
Keya Paha 847 825 672 668 670 631 538 491 495 488 415 409
Kimball 3,993 3,982 2,998 3,011 2,427 2,455 2,016 2,092 1,998 2,091 1,903 1,918
Knox 6,848 6,452 5,923 5,800 5,753 5,704 4,650 4,884 4,609 4,765 4,262 4,439
Lancaster 77,008 78,264 81,832 86,140 94,358 98,526 104,493 109,148 125,029 125,262 143,048 142,359
Lincoln 14,130 14,361 14,416 15,122 18,059 18,396 15,777 16,731 17,009 17,623 17,941 18,347
Logan 566 542 501 490 484 499 441 437 385 389 381 382
Loup 566 531 420 434 425 434 337 346 371 341 324 308
McPherson 366 369 312 311 300 293 276 270 266 267 277 262
Madison 12,187 12,958 13,218 14,184 15,061 16,321 15,954 16,701 17,480 17,746 17,314 17,562
Merrick 4,188 4,175 4,335 4,416 4,403 4,542 3,979 4,063 4,017 4,187 3,880 3,965
Morrill 3,608 3,449 2,888 2,925 3,009 3,076 2,685 2,738 2,691 2,749 2,517 2,525
Nance 2,828 2,807 2,521 2,621 2,362 2,378 2,110 2,165 2,061 1,977 1,873 1,832
Nemaha 4,514 4,585 4,411 4,565 4,029 4,338 3,957 4,023 3,656 3,920 3,541 3,707
Nuckolls 4,100 4,117 3,569 3,835 3,287 3,439 2,782 3,004 2,430 2,627 2,227 2,273
Otoe 8,177 8,326 7,489 8,087 7,355 7,828 6,833 7,419 7,550 7,846 7,714 8,026
Pawnee 2,710 2,646 2,197 2,276 1,897 2,040 1,597 1,720 1,483 1,604 1,378 1,395
Perkins 2,149 2,040 1,728 1,695 1,859 1,778 1,670 1,697 1,606 1,594 1,499 1,471
Phelps 4,767 5,033 4,546 5,007 4,630 5,139 4,680 5,035 4,777 4,970 4,545 4,643
Pierce 4,361 4,361 4,145 4,348 4,176 4,305 3,832 3,995 3,929 3,928 3,669 3,597
Platte 11,876 12,116 12,954 13,554 14,097 14,755 14,645 15,175 15,700 15,962 16,141 16,096
Polk 3,570 3,640 3,138 3,330 3,122 3,198 2,789 2,886 2,827 2,812 2,696 2,710
Red Willow 6,330 6,610 5,912 6,279 6,045 6,570 5,563 6,142 5,544 5,904 5,483 552
Richardson 6,829 7,074 5,892 6,385 5,386 5,929 4,771 5,166 4,606 4,925 4,132 4,231
Rock 1,302 1,252 1,068 1,163 1,174 1,209 995 1,024 843 913 763 763
Saline 6,294 6,248 6,300 6,509 6,370 6,761 6,143 6,572 6,845 6,998 7,137 7,063
Sarpy 16,886 14,395 32,989 30,707 43,690 42,325 51,694 50,889 60,919 61,676 78,886 79,954
Saunders 8,773 8,497 8,585 8,433 9,386 9,330 9,155 9,130 9,869 9,961 10,516 10,264
Scotts Bluff 16,573 17,236 17,986 18,446 18,597 19,747 17,303 18,722 17,625 19,326 17,813 19,157
Seward 6,814 6,767 7,273 7,187 7,994 7,795 7,749 7,701 8,379 8,117 8,527 8,223
Sheridan 4,537 4,512 3,531 3,754 3,665 3,879 3,285 3,465 3,035 3,163 2,654 2,815
Sherman 2,760 2,622 2,387 2,338 2,092 2,134 1,885 1,833 1,634 1,684 1,549 1,603
Sioux 1,326 1,249 1,024 1,010 925 920 777 772 776 699 673 638
Stanton 2,978 2,805 2,859 2,899 3,331 3,218 3,104 3,140 3,201 3,254 3,031 3,098
Thayer 4,544 4,574 3,741 4,038 3,684 3,898 3,212 3,423 2,963 3,092 2,551 2,677
Thomas 547 531 479 475 486 487 411 440 364 365 328 319
Thurston 3,710 3,527 3,437 3,505 3,515 3,671 3,427 3,509 3,575 3,596 3,446 3,494
Valley 3,311 3,279 2,865 2,918 2,765 2,868 2,480 2,689 2,223 2,424 2,109 2,151
Washington 6,093 6,010 6,649 6,661 7,761 7,747 8,136 8,471 9,329 9,451 10,077 10,157
Wayne 5,055 4,904 5,226 5,174 4,817 5,041 4,527 4,837 4,728 5,123 4,816 4,779
Webster 3,102 3,122 3,160 3,317 2,326 2,532 2,063 2,216 1,954 2,107 1,821 1,991
Wheeler 660 637 519 535 530 530 476 472 434 452 412 406
York 6,711 7,013 6,618 7,067 7,129 7,669 6,974 7,454 6,974 7,624 6,670 6,995
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 2000 Census, June 2001 and 2010 Census, 2011
Last Updated: May 20, 2011
by Nebraska Databook
email:  michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov