NEW PRIVATE HOUSING UNITS
AUTHORIZED BY BUILDING PERMITS
Nebraska - 1963 to 2017  
Year Units Value
1963 7,074 $78,000,000
1964 7,133 78,000,000
1965 7,813 82,000,000
1966 5,114 59,000,000
1967 7,263 77,000,000
1968 9,356 96,000,000
1969 7,418 82,300,000
1970 8,014 89,700,000
1971 13,156 141,071,000
1972 13,556 165,887,000
1973 10,207 146,793,000
1974 7,019 123,033,000
1975 7,927 151,000,000
1976 10,528 225,568,000
1977 11,322 287,043,000
1978 10,553 289,575,000
1979 8,785 275,124,000
1980 1 6,666 207,765,000
1981 3,783 138,223,000
1982 3,614 127,666,000
1983 5,477 217,514,931
1984 5,786 254,373,481
1985 5,001 221,356,686
1986 6,236 251,687,000
1987 4,902 242,411,000
1988 5,739 293,758,000
1989 6,040 313,027,000
1990 6,750 354,902,000
1991 6,235 387,078,000
1992 6,745 461,970,000
1993 7,751 551,055,000
1994 7,877 574,131,000
1995 8,164 570,328,333
1996 10,091 681,358,656
1997 9,880 711,145,000
1998 9,560 786,914,829
1999 8,696 827,967,864
2000 9,105 830,393,000
2001 8,198 834,966,000
2002 9,340 1,030,887,616
2003 10,339 1,250,209,000
2004 10,920 1,372,587,732
2005 9,929 1,276,699,000
2006 8,230 1,064,921,536
2007 7,604 969,579,372
2008 5,620 750,788,390
2009 5,180 775,275,000
2010 5,013 776,403,000
2011 5,168 773,947,000
2012 6,535 1,012,255,000
2013 7,863 1,268,495,000
2014 7,690 1,221,773,000
2015 8,096 1,317,315,000
2016 8,078 1,306,195,000
2017 8,863 1,446,057,000
Note: Based on reports from places with local building permit
systems: 1963-1966 (12,000 places), 1967-1971 (13,000),
1972-1977 (14,000), 1978-1983 (16,000), and 1984 (17,000).
1 Includes new privately owned housing units only for 1980 and later.
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Current
Construction Reports, Housing Units Authorized by Building Permits, 2018
Last Update: 5/30/2018
by Nebraska Databook
email: michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov