Living in Grand Island, NE

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Grand Island, Nebraska Info Snack

Population
51,147
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
12.8%
Median Home
$140,800
Median Income
$54,965
Median Rent
$767

Grand Island SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Grand Island, NE Crime Report

1,559
Total Crimes
3,008.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
21.47%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Island
/ 100k People
Nebraska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,559 3,008.4 2,340.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 236 455.4 300.9 366.7
Murder 1 1.9 2.3 5.0
Robbery 14 27.0 40.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 166 320.3 192.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,323 2,553.0 2,039.3 2,109.9
Burglary 189 364.7 245.3 340.5
Larceny 1,034 1,995.3 1,536.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 100 193.0 257.7 219.9

Grand Island, NE Cost Of Living

85
Grand Island's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Island Nebraska National Average
Overall 85 89 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 100 98 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 68 76 100
Transportation 92 95 100
Utilities 82 90 100

Grand Island, NE Photos

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Rankings for Grand Island in Nebraska

Map Of Grand Island, NE

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2

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3

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4

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5

Minden, NE
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6

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Population 1,082

7

Geneva, NE
Population 2,071

8

Genoa, NE
Population 1,065

9

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Population 1,503

10

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Population 24,906

Population over time in Grand Island

Year Population % Change
2019 51,147 -0.1%
2018 51,187 0.3%
2017 51,042 0.3%
2016 50,895 0.6%
2015 50,582 1.0%
2014 50,059 1.4%
2013 49,347 1.6%
2012 48,548 1.7%
2011 47,722 1.6%
2010 46,975 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Island

White
62.0% (31,715)
African American
2.9% (1,498)
American Indian
0.5% (243)
Asian
1.3% (640)
Hawaiian
0.3% (137)
Other
0.2% (77)
Two Or More
1.3% (663)
Hispanic
31.6% (16,174)
Race Grand Island NE USA
White 62.0% 79.0% 60.7%
African American 2.9% 4.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 31.6% 10.9% 18.0%

Gender in Grand Island

Female
49.6% (25,370)
Male
50.4% (25,777)
Gender Grand Island NE USA
Female 49.6% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grand Island for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (4,603)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (4,603)
High School / GED
30.0% (15,344)
Some College
23.0% (11,763)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,603)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (7,672)
Master's Degree
4.0% (2,045)
Professional Degree
1.0% (511)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Grand Island NE USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Grand Island, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
6.1% (313,372)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (254,100)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.5% (538,767)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (444,409)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (798,183)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (996,998)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.0% (767,616)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (604,950)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (245,329)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (150,971)
Income Grand Island NE USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.5% 8.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 15.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 4.9% 7.7%

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