Living in Chadron, NE

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Chadron SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
10

Chadron, NE Crime Report

103
Total Crimes
1,832.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.65%
Below National Average

Chadron, NE Cost Of Living

90
Chadron's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Chadron, Nebraska Info Snack

Chadron (/ædrn/ SHAD-rn) is a city in Dawes County, in the state of Nebraska in the Great Plains region of the United States. The population was 5,851 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Dawes County, and the location of Chadron State College.
Population
5,654
Unemployment
1.1%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$124,800
Median Income
$52,201
Median Rent
$600

Chadron, NE Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Chadron in Nebraska

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Map Of Chadron, NE

Population over time in Chadron

Year Population % Change
2017 5,654 -0.9%
2016 5,704 -1.5%
2015 5,792 -0.6%
2014 5,828 -0.0%
2013 5,829 -0.2%
2012 5,840 -0.1%
2011 5,846 0.2%
2010 5,834 0.4%
2009 5,812 -
Crime/100k Chadron NE USA
Violent Crime 160.1 284.8 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 17.8 39.2 86.2
Aggravated Assault 71.2 179.4 246.8
Property Crime 1672.3 2079.9 2199.5
Burglary 302.4 271.9 376.0
Larceny 1245.3 1555.3 1594.6
Car Theft 124.5 252.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Chadron

White
81.1% (4,583)
African American
2.4% (136)
American Indian
6.6% (375)
Asian
0.8% (47)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (10)
Two Or More
4.5% (255)
Hispanic
4.4% (248)
Race Chadron NE USA
White 81.1% 79.4% 61.1%
African American 2.4% 4.6% 12.3%
American Indian 6.6% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 2.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.4% 10.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Chadron, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
11.4% (64,538)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (19,934)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (58,558)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (78,243)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.1% (45,849)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.7% (139,792)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.1% (96,434)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.8% (44,105)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (7,226)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (10,714)
Income Chadron NE USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 4.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 9.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 9.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.1% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.7% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.1% 13.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.8% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 5.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 4.5% 7.0%

Gender in Chadron

Female
47.8% (2,702)
Male
52.2% (2,952)
Gender Chadron NE USA
Female 47.8% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chadron for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (113)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (56)
High School / GED
19.0% (1,074)
Some College
22.0% (1,243)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (621)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (1,300)
Master's Degree
11.0% (621)
Professional Degree
4.0% (226)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (395)
Education Chadron NE USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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