Box Butte County, NE has a population of 11,279 people with a median age of 40.5 and a median household income of $54,444. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Box Butte County, NE declined from 11,310 to 11,279, a 0.27% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,691 to $54,444, a 5.33% increase.
The population of Box Butte County, NE is 82.5% White, 11.8% Hispanic, and 3.21% Native. 3.17% of the people in Box Butte County, NE speak a non-English language, and 98.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Box Butte County, NE are Chadron State College, with 606 graduates, Western Nebraska Community College, with 320 graduates, and Fullen School of Hair Design, with 13 graduates.
The median property value in Box Butte County, NE is $99,500, and the homeownership rate is 69.3%. Most people in Box Butte County, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 10.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Box Butte County, NE is 2 cars per household.
Box Butte County, NE is the 22nd most populated county in Nebraska and borders Dawes County, NE; Morrill County, NE; Scotts Bluff County, NE; Sheridan County, NE; and Sioux County, NE.