Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE

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Population
103,814
0.439% 1-year decline
US Senator
Deb Fischer
Republican Party
US Senator
Ben Sasse
Republican Party
Median Age
41.4

Poverty Rate
11.6%

Median Household Income
$53,021
3.87% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$109,200
4.8% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
48,593
0.0927% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE had a population of 104k people with a median age of 41.4 and a median household income of $53,021. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE declined from 104,272 to 103,814, a -0.439% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,046 to $53,021, a 3.87% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.5%), White (Hispanic) (11.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.96%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.16%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.12%). 9.89% of the people in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE speak a non-English language, and 96.6% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are Mid-Plains Community College (438 degrees awarded in 2017) and Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (127 degrees).

The median property value in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is $109,200, and the homeownership rate is 69.2%. Most people in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 14.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Nebraska. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Nebraska, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Nebraska (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Nebraska across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Nebraska went to Donald J. Trump with 58.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (33.7%), followed by Gary Johnson (4.61%). The most partisan county was Keya Paha County, NE with 96% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Deb Fischer and Ben Sasse are the senators currently representing the state of Nebraska. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Nebraska
58.7% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Nebraska
  1. 96% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 91.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 90.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Nebraska was Keya Paha County, NE with 96% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Nebraska colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Nebraska

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Deb Fischer
Senator from Nebraska1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013
Ben Sasse
Senator from Nebraska2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Deb Fischer and Ben Sasse are the senators currently representing Nebraska.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Nebraska over time, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Nebraska

Nebraska is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is home to a population of 104k people, from which 96.6% are citizens. As of 2018, 6.12% of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE residents were born outside of the country (6.36k people).

In 2018, there were 7.54 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (86.7k people) in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.5k White (Hispanic) and 2.03k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are Spanish (8,089 speakers), Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages (765 speakers), and German (185 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    86.7k ± 119
  2. White (Hispanic)
    11.5k ± 403
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.03k ± 141
12.7%
Hispanic Population
13.2k people

In 2018, there were 7.54 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (86.7k people) in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.5k White (Hispanic) and 2.03k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

12.7% of the people in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are hispanic (13.2k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    8,089 speakers (8.31%)
  2. Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages
    765 speakers (0.786%)
  3. German
    185 speakers (0.19%)

9.89% of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was Spanish. 8.31% of the overall population of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are native Spanish speakers. 0.786% speak Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages and 0.19% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

6.12%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
6.36k people
5.59%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
5.84k people

As of 2018, 6.12% of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE residents (6.36k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was 5.59%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

42
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
40
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.9

In 2018, the median age of all people in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was 41.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 42, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 40. But people in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE residents was 41.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    3,760 ± 1,478 people
  2. Guatemala
    673 ± 635 people
  3. Somalia
    643 ± 621 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was Mexico, the natal country of 3,760 Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE residents, followed by Guatemala with 673 and Somalia with 643.

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Citizenship

96.6%
2018 Citizenship
96.9%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 96.6% of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was 96.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,677 ± 227
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    922 ± 190
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    767 ± 157

Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.9 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is $53,021. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was Omaha City (Southwest) PUMA, NE with a value of $80,265, followed by Bellevue City PUMA, NE and Omaha City (Northwest) PUMA, NE, with respective values of $77,941 and $75,978.

Males in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE have an average income that is 1.45 times higher than the average income of females, which is $35,870. The income inequality in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE (measured using the Gini index) is 0.415, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE employs 48.6k people. The largest industries in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are Elementary & secondary schools (3,881 people), Construction (2,494 people), and Hospitals (2,472 people), and the highest paying industries are Furniture & home furnishings stores ($199,279), Animal food, grain & oilseed milling ($101,052), and Offices of physicians ($83,712).

Wages

Median Household Income

$53,021
2018 value
± $1,518
3.87%
1 Year Growth
± 3.5%

Households in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE have a median annual income of $53,021, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $51,046 in 2017, which represents a 3.87% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$51,984
Average Male Salary in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE
± $7,613
$35,870
Average Female Salary in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE
± $5,892

In 2017, full-time male employees in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE made 1.45 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE
  1. White
    $39,704 ± $4,623
  2. Two or More Races
    $31,417 ± $33,536
  3. American Indian
    $30,827 ± $134,825

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE workers was White. These workers were paid 1.26 times more than Two or More Races workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE.

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Wage Distribution

0.415
2017 Wage GINI in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE
0.414
2016 Wage GINI in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE

In 2017, the income inequality in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was 0.415 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.297% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was Omaha City (Southwest) PUMA, NE with a value of $80,265, followed by Bellevue City PUMA, NE and Omaha City (Northwest) PUMA, NE, with respective values of $77,941 and $75,978.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 55 - 64
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

11.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE (11.7k out of 101k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    10,597 ± 586
  2. Hispanic
    2,959 ± 347
  3. Other
    532 ± 164

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

48.6k
2017 Value
0.0927%
1 Year growth
± 0.0927%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE grew at a rate of 0.0927%, from 48.5k employees to 48.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,832 people), Farmers, ranchers, & other agricultural managers (1,603 people), and Miscellaneous agricultural workers, including animal breeders (1,578 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, by number of employees, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,832 people), Farmers, ranchers, & other agricultural managers (1,603 people), and Miscellaneous agricultural workers, including animal breeders (1,578 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE has an unusually high number of residents working as Locomotive engineers & operators (26.7 times higher than expected), Railroad conductors & yardmasters (25 times), and Subway, streetcar, & other rail transportation workers (21.4 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($157,942), Human resources managers ($144,375), and Real estate brokers & sales agents ($111,067).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

48.6k
2017 Value
0.0927%
1 Year growth
± 0.0927%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE grew at a rate of 0.0927%, from 48.5k employees to 48.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,881 people), Construction (2,494 people), and Hospitals (2,472 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, though some of these residents may live in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,881 people), Construction (2,494 people), and Hospitals (2,472 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE has an unusually high number of Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers (25.1 times higher than expected), Rail transportation (23.9 times), and Animal production & aquaculture (15.9 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, by average salary, are Furniture & home furnishings stores ($199,279), Animal food, grain & oilseed milling ($101,052), and Offices of physicians ($83,712).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Nebraska to other states, or from other states to Nebraska.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $24.1B
  2. $20.7B
  3. $11.6B

In 2015, the top outbound Nebraska product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $24.1B, followed by Meat/seafood ($20.7B) and Live animals/fish ($11.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Nebraska products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$149B
2015 Value in Nebraska
$229B
Projected 2045 Value in Nebraska
53.9% growth

In 2015, total outbound Nebraska trade was $149B. This is expected to increase 53.9% to $229B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Nebraska trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Nebraska to other states, or from other states to Nebraska.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $12.4B
  2. $9.12B
  3. $8.39B

In 2015, the top outbound Nebraska domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Iowa with $12.4B, followed by Kansas with $9.12B and California and $8.39B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Nebraska shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2017, universities in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE awarded 565 degrees. The student population of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is skewed towards women, with 1,033 male students and 1,505 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are White (493 and 89.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (36 and 6.56%), Black or African American (10 and 1.82%), and Two or More Races (5 and 0.911%).

The largest universities in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE by number of degrees awarded are Mid-Plains Community College (438 and 77.5%) and Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (127 and 22.5%).

The most popular majors in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are Liberal Arts & Sciences (196 and 34.7%), General Agricultural Production Operations (56 and 9.91%), and Veterinary Technician & Veterinary Assistant (51 and 9.03%).

The median tuition costs in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 196 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 50 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 45 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 196 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 438 degrees awarded
  2. 127 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2017, the Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE institution with the largest number of graduating students was Mid-Plains Community College with 438 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

185
Degrees Awarded to Men
380
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 185 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE, which is 0.487 times less than the 380 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    493 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    36 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    10 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE were to White students. These 493 degrees mean that there were 13.7 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 36 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was $109,200 in 2018, which is 0.475 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $104,200 to $109,200, a 4.8% increase. The homeownership rate in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is 69.2%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE have an average commute time of 14.6 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$109,200
2018 Median
± $2,809
$104,200
2017 Median
± $2,692

In 2018, the median property value in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE grew to to $109,200 from the previous year's value of $104,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$53,021
Median Household Income
± $1,518
43.5k
Number of Households
± 1,194

In 2018, the median household income of the 43.5k households in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE grew to $53,021 from the previous year's value of $51,046.

The following chart displays the households in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

69.2%
2018 Homeownership
68.7%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 69.2% of the housing units in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 68.7%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

14.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE have a shorter commute time (14.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 1.12% of the workforce in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    80.8%
  2. Carpooled
    9.66%
  3. Worked At Home
    4.63%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE was Drove Alone (80.8%), followed by those who Carpooled (9.66%) and those who Worked At Home (4.63%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

90.6% of the population of Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE has health coverage, with 47.9% on employee plans, 10.8% on Medicaid, 14.6% on Medicare, 15.7% on non-group plans, and 1.53% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Nebraska was $8,412 in 2014. This is a 3.43% increase from the previous year ($8,133).

Primary care physicians in Nebraska see 1339 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.45% increase from the previous year (1333 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1358 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 421 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Thurston County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16.5%). Additionally, Thurston County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (43.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Nebraska.
1,339 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Nebraska

Primary care physicians in Nebraska see an average of 1,339 patients per year. This represents a 0.45% increase from the previous year (1,333 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Nebraska in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Nebraska.
$8,412
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Nebraska
$4,536
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,964
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,956
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Nebraska (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.43%, from $8,133 to $8,412.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

9.42%
Uninsured
47.9%
Employer Coverage
10.8%
Medicaid
14.6%
Medicare
15.7%
Non-Group
1.53%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE N/A by N/A from N/A% to 9.42%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 16.5% prevalence
  2. 14.8% prevalence
  3. 13.5% prevalence

Thurston County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Nebraska, at 16.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Nebraska by county over multiple years.

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