Dawson County Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Dawson County Info Snack

Population
23,804
Unemployment
371.9%
Poverty
13.1%
Median Home
$99,200
Median Income
$53,769
Median Rent
$738

Cities & Towns in Dawson County

Lexington, NE (Photos)
Population 10,067

Cozad, NE (Photos)
Population 3,832

Gothenburg, NE (Photos)
Population 3,482

Overton, NE
Population 561

Farnam, NE
Population 250

Sumner, NE
Population 244

Eddyville, NE
Population 95

Willow Island, NE
Population 7

Map Of Dawson County

Population over time in Dawson County

Year Population % Change
2017 18,538 -1.9%
2016 18,897 -0.9%
2015 19,077 0.2%
2014 19,040 0.1%
2013 19,019 0.7%
2012 18,885 -0.1%
2011 18,903 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dawson County

White
59.5% (14,171)
African American
6.0% (1,431)
American Indian
0.5% (111)
Asian
0.3% (80)
Hawaiian
0.1% (19)
Other
0.0% (10)
Two Or More
0.4% (99)
Hispanic
33.1% (7,883)
Race Dawson County NE USA
White 59.5% 79.4% 61.1%
African American 6.0% 4.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 2.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 33.1% 10.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Dawson County, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
4.3% (1,023)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (788)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (2,701)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.4% (3,185)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (3,420)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (4,963)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (2,965)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.1% (3,590)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (605)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (558)
Income Dawson County NE USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 537.2% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 417.5% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 916.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.4% 975.2% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 1382.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 1934.7% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 1371.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.1% 1506.3% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 512.2% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 446.5% 697.9%

Gender in Dawson County

Female
48.6% (11,563)
Male
51.4% (12,240)
Gender Dawson County NE USA
Female 48.6% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 51.4% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dawson County for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0% (35)
9-12th Grade
0% (19)
High School / GED
0% (76)
Some College
0% (47)
Associate's Degree
0% (23)
Bachelor's Degree
0% (26)
Master's Degree
0% (7)
Professional Degree
0% (2)
Doctorate Degree
0% (0)
Education Dawson County NE USA
< 9th Grade 0.2% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 0.1% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 0.3% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 0.2% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 0.1% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 0.1% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 0.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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