Kearney, NE
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Kearney, Nebraska Info Snack

Population
33,464
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
16.7%
Median Home
$178,900
Median Income
$57,064
Median Rent
$767

Kearney SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Kearney, NE Crime Report

886
Total Crimes
2,586.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
4.41%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kearney
/ 100k People
Nebraska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 886 2,586.0 2,340.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 85 248.1 300.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 3 8.8 40.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 47 137.2 192.9 250.2
Property Crime 801 2,337.9 2,039.3 2,109.9
Burglary 109 318.1 245.3 340.5
Larceny 650 1,897.2 1,536.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 42 122.6 257.7 219.9

Kearney, NE Cost Of Living

89
Kearney's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kearney Nebraska National Average
Overall 89 89 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 100 98 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 83 76 100
Transportation 92 95 100
Utilities 82 90 100

Kearney, NE Photos

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Rankings for Kearney in Nebraska

Map Of Kearney, NE

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Population over time in Kearney

Year Population % Change
2019 33,464 0.6%
2018 33,273 0.6%
2017 33,082 1.1%
2016 32,709 1.5%
2015 32,217 1.4%
2014 31,759 1.2%
2013 31,397 1.5%
2012 30,932 1.3%
2011 30,530 1.0%
2010 30,214 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kearney

White
85.7% (28,675)
African American
1.1% (380)
American Indian
0.2% (70)
Asian
1.7% (583)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (15)
Two Or More
1.9% (631)
Hispanic
9.3% (3,110)
Race Kearney NE USA
White 85.7% 79.0% 60.7%
African American 1.1% 4.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.3% 10.9% 18.0%

Gender in Kearney

Female
50.2% (16,791)
Male
49.8% (16,673)
Gender Kearney NE USA
Female 50.2% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kearney for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,003)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,338)
High School / GED
24.0% (8,031)
Some College
23.0% (7,696)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,677)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (8,366)
Master's Degree
8.0% (2,677)
Professional Degree
2.0% (669)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,003)
Education Kearney NE USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kearney, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
5.8% (192,997)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (164,395)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (429,283)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (320,029)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (374,398)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (617,899)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (462,265)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.3% (478,498)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (185,524)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (121,106)
Income Kearney NE USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 8.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.3% 15.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 4.9% 7.7%

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