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Nebraska Economic Information

Nebraska Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    1,442,692
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    1,016,841
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    70.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    1,012,293
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    70.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    957,508
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    66.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    54,785
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    4,548
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    425,851
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    29.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    1,012,293
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    732,888
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    481,359
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    65.7%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    480,792
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    65.6%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    456,336
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    62.3%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    151,013
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    110,021
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    72.9%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    291,698
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    230,157
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    78.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    945,395
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    767,564
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    81.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    91,000
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    6,514
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    26,232
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    12,017
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    42,068
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    18.20
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    957,508
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    339,029
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    35.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    160,654
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    16.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    232,773
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    96,209
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    128,843
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    13.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    957,508
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    43,684
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    62,076
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    102,662
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    26,337
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    111,394
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    54,186
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    18,956
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    71,413
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    78,873
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    228,935
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    23.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    74,971
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    43,316
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    40,705
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    957,508
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    750,686
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    78.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    137,885
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    14.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    67,131
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    1,806
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    731,347
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    43,612
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    38,613
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    5.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    78,116
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    79,963
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    107,420
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    14.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    144,951
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    19.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    96,604
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    13.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    91,581
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    12.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    27,216
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    23,271
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    52,400
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    68,081
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    597,363
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    81.7%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    67,528
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    202,053
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    27.6%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    17,983
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    100,780
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    13.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    19,991
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    27,331
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,260
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    15,958
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    2,801
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    66,947
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    475,740
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16,468
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    11,498
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    33,025
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    41,943
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    64,342
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    103,874
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    21.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    78,968
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    80,524
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    24,287
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    20,811
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    66,188
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    81,503
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    27,339
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    255,607
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    30,483
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    40,406
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    29,063
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    44,773
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    34,680
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    1,827,507
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    1,625,947
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    89.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    1,356,642
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    74.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    488,156
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    26.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    201,560
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    11.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    461,286
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    25,986
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    1,120,755
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    936,550
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    887,249
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    768,510
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    86.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    743,094
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    83.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    44,664
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    118,739
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    49,301
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    26,976
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    54.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    19,161
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    38.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    9,108
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    18.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    22,325
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    45.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    184,205
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    150,692
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    81.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    108,438
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    58.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    56,698
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    30.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    33,513
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    18.2%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    8.9%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    14.8%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    18.8%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    4.1%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    6.3%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    6.4%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    30.5%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    38.7%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    51.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    12.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    17.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    17.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    21.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    15.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    11.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    12.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    7.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    10.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    24.1%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.