PRINCIPAL HOUSE HEATING FUEL BY NUMBER OF OCCUPIED HOUSING UNITS
Nebraska - 1990, 2000, and 2010                                                  
  1990   2000   2010
County Natural   Gas         L.P. Gas    Electricity Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. Coal or Coke      Wood Solar Energy   Natural Gas        L.P.  Gas    Electricity Fuel oil Kerosene, etc. Coal or Coke        Wood   Solar Energy Other Fuel No Fuel   Total:   Utility gas   Bottled, tank, or LP gas   Electricity   Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.   Coal or coke   Wood   Solar energy   Other fuel   No fuel used
Adams 9,911 734 707 18 - 149 10 9,715 685 1,617 16 0 53 0 53 2   12,403 8,792 588 2,654 23 0 181 0 125 40
Antelope 1,507 971 323 95 - 143 - 1,437 848 512 52 0 87 0 15 2   2,792 1,095 681 712 16 0 216 0 57 15
Arthur - 132 38 - - 8 - 0 133 44 0 0 8 0 0 0 178 10 82 61 0 0 25 0 0 0
Banner - 243 30 13 - 17 - 2 238 35 12 0 19 0 5 0   320 37 207 41 0 0 32 0 3 0
Blaine 9 219 22 3 - 15 - 4 187 39 0 0 5 0 3 0   242 4 140 56 0 0 28 0 14 0
Boone 1,418 558 478 53 3 48 - 1,172 503 675 47 0 42 0 10 5   2,382 1,032 458 799 18 0 29 0 44 2
Box Butte 3,449 535 607 210 17 68 3 3,277 654 629 129 4 39 0 36 12   4,793 2,904 679 946 80 0 134 0 26 24
Boyd 8 470 341 180 - 149 - 11 447 325 126 0 97 0 6 2   932 22 388 343 51 0 100 0 20 8
Brown 661 383 206 102 - 135 7 633 396 349 38 0 94 2 12 6   1,340 525 311 325 31 0 139 0 5 4
Buffalo 10,077 1,057 2,144 139 - 225 5 11,051 956 3,639 55 0 146 0 63 20   17,268 10,574 955 5,429 12 0 201 0 84 13
Burt 1,612 778 479 148 - 118 - 1,564 920 512 79 0 57 7 16 0   2,951 1,376 766 613 29 0 124 0 39 4
Butler 1,164 1,150 486 203 - 200 - 1,060 1,275 789 133 0 111 0 54 4   3,451 1,042 869 1,085 238 0 116 0 96 5
Cass 3,944 1,711 1,497 313 - 294 15 4,455 2,135 2,152 184 0 171 0 55 9   9,610 4,681 2,052 2,369 165 0 214 7 105 17
Cedar 1,600 854 454 560 - 160 2 1,452 983 782 288 0 98 0 16 4   3,419 1,191 858 1,069 113 0 108 0 71 9
Chase 775 513 300 96 - 7 4 835 379 347 57 0 7 0 32 5   1,710 662 399 500 39 0 39 0 71 0
Cherry 24 1,143 604 491 - 161 6 38 1,189 912 270 0 85 3 8 3   2,505 138 753 1,183 193 0 164 0 41 33
Cheyenne 2,966 558 162 80 16 61 - 3,051 591 296 60 3 48 0 13 9   4,348 2,949 523 697 30 0 57 0 66 26
Clay 1,949 467 253 19 - 46 2 1,862 395 407 4 0 60 0 22 6   2,621 1,543 332 611 14 5 85 3 28 0
Colfax 1,388 636 570 839 - 121 - 1,329 795 861 567 2 73 2 53 0   3,706 1,162 768 1,327 281 0 108 0 53 7
Cuming 1,981 586 544 634 - 101 - 2,018 758 737 333 0 66 0 33 0   3,841 1,848 743 858 189 0 86 0 106 11
Custer 2,143 1,947 456 54 8 211 - 1,925 1,874 747 65 0 169 0 42 4   4,585 1,489 1,566 1,185 56 0 193 0 82 14
Dakota 4,031 519 1,168 134 - 162 - 4,262 680 1,957 78 0 83 0 33 2   7,281 3,823 498 2,751 24 0 79 0 78 28
Dawes 1,856 434 552 231 - 249 - 1,895 501 785 189 4 120 0 18 0   3,594 1,652 372 1,203 57 0 223 0 72 15
Dawson 5,178 1,161 1,178 64 - 183 11 5,483 1,010 2,079 42 0 152 0 40 18   8,908 4,369 856 3,378 58 0 158 4 64 21
Deuel 656 203 34 10 - 10 2 636 178 65 5 0 16 0 8 0   931 613 184 98 2 0 31 0 3 0
Dixon 896 635 327 285 - 190 - 880 757 462 221 0 70 0 18 5   2,389 880 675 585 109 3 77 0 51 9
Dodge 9,966 885 1,533 679 - 254 6 10,399 1,266 2,243 299 0 90 0 122 14   14,994 9,451 926 3,756 205 0 304 0 265 87
Douglas 137,765 1,921 17,599 1,946 19 656 16 153,864 2,344 23,869 706 22 241 26 767 355   198,410 163,075 2,434 30,705 471 18 431 51 696 529
Dundy 462 468 95 21 3 36 - 363 395 138 24 0 13 0 23 5   879 343 289 198 22 0 0 0 27 0
Fillmore 1,602 687 383 98 - 50 3 1,613 584 435 18 0 15 3 21 0   2,572 1,331 503 637 15 0 56 3 26 1
Franklin 1,197 330 46 23 - 58 - 1,050 246 106 17 0 55 0 11 0   1,385 916 172 172 9 0 41 0 72 3
Frontier 555 443 147 13 - 46 - 519 444 175 5 0 40 0 9 0   1,156 444 342 329 2 0 31 0 8 0
Furnas 1,682 423 122 20 - 87 - 1,563 360 233 18 2 60 0 35 7   2,149 1,276 278 416 0 0 108 0 67 4
Gage 5,779 1,515 1,174 148 8 358 - 5,458 1,446 2,038 72 0 200 0 97 5   9,219 4,735 1,273 2,905 50 0 147 0 87 22
Garden 534 286 160 - - 60 - 509 266 194 3 0 42 2 2 2   969 362 188 344 0 0 59 0 14 2
Garfield 517 245 24 4 - 69 3 456 216 77 0 0 53 0 8 3   875 323 151 243 8 0 128 0 22 0
Gosper 336 268 121 9 - 30 - 371 228 217 15 0 24 0 3 5   801 275 133 327 8 0 41 0 17 0
Grant - 179 67 34 - 23 - 3 198 70 6 0 15 0 0 0   293 3 182 87 3 0 17 0 1 0
Greeley 477 360 221 32 2 41 - 474 310 251 7 5 25 0 5 0   965 377 224 311 9 0 29 0 15 0
Hall 16,565 886 917 119 - 132 13 17,274 884 1,903 46 0 102 0 104 43   21,878 17,365 910 3,155 77 15 181 0 119 56
Hamilton 2,215 505 350 66 - 92 - 2,289 374 749 24 0 43 0 20 4   3,464 2,025 299 986 28 0 42 0 69 15
Harlan 1,124 265 132 7 - 55 - 1,052 211 276 11 0 44 0 3 0   1,547 850 162 439 14 0 58 0 24 0
Hayes - 353 78 17 3 26 - 2 294 72 22 0 21 0 19 0   440 20 270 106 4 0 26 0 14 0
Hitchcock - 953 208 213 3 82 - 16 873 212 127 0 35 0 24 0   1,280 27 717 390 52 0 61 5 28 0
Holt 1,961 1,035 1,060 320 - 329 - 1,806 1,050 1,312 180 0 232 0 24 4   4,244 1,638 827 1,327 98 0 329 0 25 0
Hooker - 275 21 21 - 15 - 8 256 43 7 0 19 0 2 0   320 16 200 78 0 0 18 0 8 0
Howard 969 764 302 156 2 110 - 935 833 568 60 0 89 3 46 12   2,681 908 761 721 44 0 211 0 36 0
Jefferson 1,925 885 413 101 - 277 - 1,663 790 856 36 0 117 0 59 6   3,279 1,137 627 1,168 49 0 250 0 48 0
Johnson 802 535 298 119 - 174 12 798 560 379 31 0 91 2 26 0   1,980 774 594 497 15 0 79 3 18 0
Kearney 1,868 259 319 50 - 27 - 1,739 356 444 42 13 38 0 11 0   2,630 1,545 225 807 0 0 19 0 34 0
Keith 1,916 497 917 28 2 54 2 1,911 573 1,121 16 0 55 0 19 12   3,735 1,753 497 1,320 46 0 76 0 43 0
Keya Paha - 254 44 32 - 89 - 20 214 69 21 0 81 2 2 0   346 31 135 95 12 0 64 0 3 6
Kimball 1,066 439 83 23 8 23 8 1,095 478 96 12 0 20 0 15 11   1,662 983 335 244 2 0 28 0 57 13
Knox 1,318 1,297 615 292 4 291 - 1,211 1,423 884 161 2 112 0 16 2   3,847 1,169 1,170 1,129 91 2 199 0 81 6
Lancaster 64,315 4,129 12,679 414 6 709 30 71,112 3,935 23,039 261 2 353 30 274 181   111,933 76,200 3,701 30,032 233 22 473 4 997 271
Lincoln 9,686 1,383 1,221 23 11 304 4 10,429 1,460 1,796 38 4 241 10 58 40   15,038 9,875 1,413 3,160 18 0 464 8 96 4
Logan - 250 29 12 - 27 - 9 261 31 0 0 15 0 0 0   320 5 241 40 4 0 18 0 12 0
Loup - 214 22 14 - 26 - 2 200 57 4 0 26 0 0 0   242 18 122 75 0 0 22 0 5 0
Madison 8,133 827 2,491 365 32 305 - 8,274 950 3,763 228 2 143 4 55 17   13,663 7,873 987 4,380 119 0 166 0 109 29
McPherson - 185 16 - - 9 - 3 171 22 0 0 6 0 0 0   204 12 116 56 2 0 15 0 3 0
Merrick 1,573 905 378 80 - 109 2 1,573 735 731 51 0 87 0 23 9   3,145 1,449 477 1,012 29 0 138 0 40 0
Morrill 1,202 512 263 7 8 85 - 1,243 460 328 19 0 68 0 18 2   2,136 1,033 415 523 15 0 98 0 52 0
Nance 864 336 235 77 - 70 1 816 318 324 45 0 58 0 14 2   1,528 636 222 553 18 0 68 0 31 0
Nemaha 1,483 766 595 75 - 149 - 1,576 721 598 38 0 95 0 19 0   3,024 1,312 693 895 23 0 51 0 43 7
Nuckolls 1,504 536 218 32 2 64 2 1,352 536 253 21 0 44 0 12 0   2,060 1,106 451 364 18 0 49 0 72 0
Otoe 3,620 1,061 519 202 1 224 5 3,678 1,119 967 132 0 93 0 63 8   6,335 3,492 1,053 1,475 60 0 184 0 69 2
Pawnee 482 522 225 16 - 157 - 530 488 202 15 0 89 0 9 6   1,309 453 447 227 8 0 158 0 16 0
Perkins 424 429 318 79 3 28 2 466 403 323 52 0 12 9 7 3   1,240 398 386 364 31 0 14 15 32 0
Phelps 2,888 367 438 49 - 23 - 2,772 289 699 41 0 19 0 15 9   3,832 2,554 253 888 7 0 38 0 64 28
Pierce 1,368 842 381 197 2 135 - 1,432 903 418 107 0 104 0 13 2   2,917 1,292 762 643 43 0 94 0 75 8
Platte 5,137 1,144 4,039 332 6 206 - 4,804 1,139 5,780 186 2 98 0 47 20   12,378 3,956 830 7,212 157 0 145 0 41 37
Polk 1,199 517 311 92 2 102 - 1,173 574 381 33 0 46 0 47 5   2,230 1,054 347 554 165 5 67 0 33 5
Red Willow 3,579 520 403 53 - 131 3 3,347 573 666 22 0 66 0 27 9   4,658 2,856 424 1,135 13 0 185 0 31 14
Richardson 2,286 1,105 402 94 - 219 4 2,145 1,158 508 48 0 84 0 45 5   3,862 2,164 942 580 25 0 85 0 62 4
Rock 300 247 159 14 - 75 - 247 208 228 15 2 59 0 2 2   713 221 179 247 0 0 59 0 7 0
Saline 3,137 702 606 115 - 235 - 3,060 880 1,005 73 0 136 10 22 2   5,020 2,489 585 1,600 51 4 207 0 80 4
Sarpy 26,812 687 5,598 431 - 298 28 34,777 1,184 7,049 203 0 90 6 35 82   56,512 43,966 1,357 10,791 100 9 162 0 22 105
Saunders 2,402 1,817 1,461 669 23 368 - 2,743 2,211 1,919 365 0 167 0 82 11   7,985 2,793 2,017 2,486 181 0 263 0 231 14
Scotts Bluff 10,295 1,228 1,988 144 47 248 23 10,283 1,248 2,832 106 0 308 0 73 37   14,902 9,590 926 3,735 63 0 306 13 222 47
Seward 2,799 1,413 760 154 - 278 5 2,988 1,589 1,154 114 0 111 0 52 5   6,394 3,152 1,036 1,611 244 0 222 0 89 40
Sheridan 1,199 567 320 256 9 233 - 1,107 587 522 237 4 80 0 6 6   2,434 1,029 476 592 95 0 160 7 75 0
Sherman 615 478 164 82 2 81 3 537 456 288 24 4 68 0 17 0   1,362 550 366 341 10 0 80 0 15 0
Sioux 6 423 30 42 8 101 2 16 406 56 37 4 79 0 7 0   598 47 338 69 31 0 101 3 9 0
Stanton 984 350 349 267 - 198 - 1,052 509 479 173 0 66 0 11 7   2,419 1,042 499 610 96 0 96 0 55 21
Thayer 1,504 795 214 69 - 83 - 1,342 720 405 21 0 37 0 14 2   2,247 1,113 456 580 9 0 56 0 33 0
Thomas - 229 56 5 - 24 - 4 246 60 4 0 11 0 0 0   332 2 196 86 13 0 33 0 2 0
Thurston 1,184 771 141 110 - 65 4 1,138 781 252 42 0 36 3 3 0   2,054 1,055 560 342 40 0 29 0 28 0
Valley 1,421 406 213 12 - 85 - 1,078 324 466 10 0 79 0 4 4   1,913 696 161 889 8 0 107 0 28 24
Washington 2,929 1,068 1,268 357 - 374 6 3,335 1,793 1,439 165 0 141 0 49 18   7,431 3,248 1,582 1,960 105 0 148 2 355 31
Wayne 1,708 906 366 158 - 94 - 1,760 897 547 150 0 45 0 38 0   3,316 1,568 1,016 567 88 8 42 0 27 0
Webster 1,211 361 89 14 - 78 2 1,120 331 174 6 0 53 0 24 0   1,478 975 202 199 0 0 68 0 34 0
Wheeler - 264 42 13 - 31 - 2 252 75 2 0 19 0 0 2   336 32 174 107 0 0 15 0 8 0
York 3,091 843 1,234 145 6 124 - 3,072 814 1,639 103 0 41 0 47 6   5,771 2,994 548 1,867 198 0 83 0 79 2
Total 423,144 65,914 81,650 14,835 266 12,930 256   454,905 68,768 122,259 8,227 81 7,321 124 3,389 1,110   711,771 461,865 58,483 166,617 5,482 91 10,749 128 6,610 1,746
Note:  Other miscellaneous fuels not included.
Sources:  U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census of Housing, 1990, and May 2002 & ACS 2016
Last Updated: 21-Apr-16
by Nebraska Databook
email: mlundeen@neded.org