Social Security - Benefit Recipients (Dec.) 2008
  #/Month $/Month Average/Recipient
NEBRASKA 297,811 $312,526,000 $1,049
Adams 6,260 6,558,000 1,048
Antelope 1,605 1,529,000 953
Arthur 120 106,000 883
Banner 140 129,000 921
Blaine 105 95,000 905
Boone 1,335 1,282,000 960
Box Butte 1,805 1,760,000 975
Boyd 650 554,000 852
Brown 870 814,000 936
Buffalo 6,655 7,079,000 1,064
Burt 1,855 1,848,000 996
Butler 1,850 1,859,000 1,005
Cass 4,205 4,546,000 1,081
Cedar 1,955 1,801,000 921
Chase 915 940,000 1,027
Cherry 1,300 1,201,000 924
Cheyenne 1,895 2,027,000 1,070
Clay 1,440 1,481,000 1,028
Colfax 1,560 1,539,000 987
Cuming 2,190 2,184,000 997
Custer 2,575 2,452,000 952
Dakota 3,060 3,131,000 1,023
Dawes 1,700 1,652,000 972
Dawson 4,030 4,082,000 1,013
Deuel 525 552,000 1,051
Dixon 1,110 1,063,000 958
Dodge 8,010 8,527,000 1,065
Douglas 70,015 77,336,000 1,105
Dundy 525 504,000 960
Fillmore 1,625 1,662,000 1,023
Franklin 935 910,000 973
Frontier 565 544,000 963
Furnas 1,385 1,336,000 965
Gage 5,650 5,649,000 1,000
Garden 615 620,000 1,008
Garfield 390 360,000 923
Gosper 515 531,000 1,031
Grant 190 188,000 989
Greeley 645 584,000 905
Hall 9,530 9,830,000 1,031
Hamilton 1,930 2,024,000 1,049
Harlan 910 909,000 999
Hayes 170 160,000 941
Hitchcock 800 777,000 971
Holt 2,725 2,443,000 897
Hooker 235 222,000 945
Howard 1,380 1,336,000 968
Jefferson 2,035 1,972,000 969
Johnson 930 889,000 956
Kearney 1,250 1,347,000 1,078
Keith 2,070 2,153,000 1,040
Keya Paha 260 225,000 865
Kimball 1,005 1,060,000 1,055
Knox 2,310 2,102,000 910
Lancaster 37,405 41,270,000 1,103
Lincoln 5,945 5,899,000 992
Logan 165 168,000 1,018
Loup 150 139,000 927
McPherson 85 72,000 847
Madison 6,585 6,666,000 1,012
Merrick 1,810 1,801,000 995
Morrill 1,130 1,083,000 958
Nance 795 741,000 932
Nemaha 1,600 1,622,000 1,014
Nuckolls 1,300 1,282,000 986
Otoe 3,365 3,472,000 1,032
Pawnee 695 647,000 931
Perkins 690 739,000 1,071
Phelps 2,065 2,219,000 1,075
Pierce 1,440 1,417,000 984
Platte 5,820 6,093,000 1,047
Polk 1,250 1,287,000 1,030
Red Willow 2,480 2,532,000 1,021
Richardson 2,305 2,198,000 954
Rock 200 191,000 955
Saline 2,535 2,612,000 1,030
Sarpy 16,600 18,238,000 1,099
Saunders 3,645 3,845,000 1,055
Scotts Bluff 8,145 8,169,000 1,003
Seward 2,925 3,181,000 1,088
Sheridan 1,395 1,330,000 953
Sherman 840 784,000 933
Sioux 270 264,000 978
Stanton 1,020 983,000 964
Thayer 1,455 1,439,000 989
Thomas 140 132,000 943
Thurston 1,075 970,000 902
Valley 1,110 1,036,000 933
Washington 3,305 3,627,000 1,097
Wayne 1,530 1,556,000 1,017
Webster 1,090 1,056,000 969
Wheeler 150 139,000 927
York 2,985 3,165,000 1,060
Source: USA Counties, Social Security Administration, 2009
by Nebraska Databook
Last Updated: 12/31/2009
e-mail: michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov