Grand Island, NE
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Grand Island, Nebraska Info Snack

Population
51,250
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
11.8%
Median Home
$148,200
Median Income
$56,513
Median Rent
$780

Grand Island SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Grand Island, NE Crime Report

1,474
Total Crimes
2,859.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
21.89%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Island
/ 100k People
Nebraska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,474 2,859.5 2,243.2 2,346.0
Violent Crime 216 419.0 334.1 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.6 6.5
Robbery 17 33.0 41.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 149 289.1 229.3 279.7
Property Crime 1,258 2,440.5 1,909.2 1,958.2
Burglary 149 289.1 229.9 314.2
Larceny 1,015 1,969.1 1,418.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 94 182.4 260.5 246.0

Grand Island, NE Cost Of Living

88
Grand Island's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Island Nebraska National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 96 98 100
Groceries 102 97 100
Health 97 101 100
Housing 69 78 100
Transportation 92 98 100
Utilities 82 91 100

Grand Island, NE Photos

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Rankings for Grand Island in Nebraska

Map Of Grand Island, NE

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Population over time in Grand Island

Year Population % Change
2020 51,250 0.1%
2019 51,187 0.3%
2018 51,042 0.3%
2017 50,895 0.6%
2016 50,582 1.0%
2015 50,059 1.4%
2014 49,347 1.6%
2013 48,548 1.7%
2012 47,722 1.6%
2011 46,975 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Island

White
61.2% (31,347)
African American
3.2% (1,627)
American Indian
0.4% (222)
Asian
1.3% (667)
Hawaiian
0.2% (119)
Other
0.1% (76)
Two Or More
1.2% (607)
Hispanic
32.4% (16,585)
Race Grand Island NE USA
White 61.2% 78.3% 60.1%
African American 3.2% 4.7% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.7% 0.6%
Asian 1.3% 2.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 32.4% 11.2% 18.2%

Gender in Grand Island

Female
49.2% (25,194)
Male
50.8% (26,055)
Gender Grand Island NE USA
Female 49.2% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 49.9% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
8.0% (4,100)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,100)
High School / GED
29.0% (14,862)
Some College
26.0% (13,325)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,612)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (7,175)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,562)
Professional Degree
1.0% (512)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Grand Island NE USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 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
5.5% (280,291)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (257,021)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (510,120)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (446,322)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (785,967)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.0% (1,077,763)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (693,931)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.9% (660,725)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (219,893)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (192,962)
Income Grand Island NE USA
Less than $10,000 5.5% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 3.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 8.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 9.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.0% 19.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.9% 15.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 6.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 5.2% 8.3%

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