Garden County, NE

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2022 Population
1,778
3.01% 1-year growth
US Senator
Deb Fischer
Republican Party
US Senator
Pete Ricketts
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
47.3
12.1% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
9.61%
39.5% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$47,139
8.42% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$91,700
15.8% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Garden County, NE had a population of 1.78k people with a median age of 47.3 and a median household income of $47,139. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Garden County, NE grew from 1,726 to 1,778, a 3.01% increase and its median household income grew from $43,478 to $47,139, a 8.42% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Garden County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.4%), Other (Hispanic) (3.77%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.07%), Other (Non-Hispanic) (0.956%), and White (Hispanic) (0.394%).

None of the households in Garden County, NE reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

100% of the residents in Garden County, NE are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Garden County, NE was $91,700, and the homeownership rate was 79.6%.

Most people in Garden County, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 13.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Garden County, NE was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Garden County, NE is home to a population of 1.78k people, from which 100% are citizens. As of 2022, 0.394% of Garden County, NE residents were born outside of the country (7 people).

In 2022, there were 24.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.66k people) in Garden County, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 67 Other (Hispanic) and 19 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

100%
2022 Citizenship
99.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 100% of Garden County, NE residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Garden County, NE was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Garden County, NE
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    1.66k ± 137
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    67 ± 57
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    19 ± 14.9
4.16%
Hispanic Population
74 people

In 2022, there were 24.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.66k people) in Garden County, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 67 Other (Hispanic) and 19 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.16% of the people in Garden County, NE are hispanic (74 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Garden County, NE as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

0.394%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
7 people
0.985%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
17 people

As of 2022, 0.394% of Garden County, NE residents (7 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Garden County, NE was 0.985%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    85 ± 42
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    14 ± 10
  3. Korea
    11 ± 13

Garden County, NE has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 6.07 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Garden County, NE employs 698 people. The largest industries in Garden County, NE are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (145 people), Educational Services (81 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (81 people), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($72,344), Transportation & Warehousing ($72,344), and Finance & Insurance ($69,063).

Occupations

698
2022 Value
± 105
−9%
1 Year decline
± 23.5%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Garden County, NE declined at a rate of −9%, from 767 employees to 698 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Garden County, NE, are Management Occupations (203 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (61 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (56 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Garden County, NE.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

698
2022 Value
± 105
−9%
1 Year decline
± 23.5%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Garden County, NE declined at a rate of −9%, from 767 employees to 698 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Garden County, NE, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (145 people), Educational Services (81 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (81 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Garden County, NE, though some of these residents may live in Garden County, NE and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$45,906
Median earning men ± $3,945
$27,169
Median earning women ± $2,048

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($105,536), Public Administration ($85,250), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($75,938).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($46,071), Public Administration ($40,000), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($27,903).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.25%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.03M people employed in Nebraska. This represents a 2.25% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 8.87%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Nebraska.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 17
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  2. 13
    Other Services, Except Public Administration
  3. 11
    Retail Trade

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Garden County, NE went to Donald J. Trump with 85% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (13.5%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.51%).

Deb Fischer and Pete Ricketts 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.

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

US Senators from Nebraska

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Senator from Nebraska1
  1. Deb Fischer
    Assumed office on January 3, 2013
  2. Pete Ricketts
    Assumed office on January 12, 2023
    Appointed to the seat on January 12, 2023 following the resignation of Ben Sasse.

Deb Fischer and Pete Ricketts are the senators currently representing Nebraska.

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

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US Representatives from Nebraska

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

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.09% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.952% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (381k), Some college (364k), and Bachelors Degree (309k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Garden County, NE was $91,700 in 2022, which is 0.325 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $79,200 to $91,700, a 15.8% increase. The homeownership rate in Garden County, NE is 79.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Garden County, NE have an average commute time of 13.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Garden County, NE is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$91,700
Median Property Value 2022
±$10,221
$660
Median Property Taxes
±$94

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Garden County, NE the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Garden County, NE compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

79.6%
Homeownership
2022
65.3%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 79.6% of the housing units in Garden County, NE were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 78.9%.

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Income by Location

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Census Tract 9521
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

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Household Income

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$47,139
Median Household Income
± $5,743
829
Number of Households
± 107

In 2022, the median household income of the 829 households in Garden County, NE grew to $47,139 from the previous year's value of $43,478.

The following chart displays the households in Garden County, 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 $60k - $75k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Garden County, NE is from Nebraska.
0.444
2022 Wage GINI in Nebraska
0.444
2021 Wage GINI in Nebraska

In 2022, the income inequality in Nebraska was 0.444 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0995% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Nebraska was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Nebraska in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (68.5%)
  2. Worked At Home (15.7%)
  3. Walked (6.75%)

In 2022, 68.5% of workers in Garden County, NE drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (15.7%) and those who walked to work (6.75%).

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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Commute Time

13.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Garden County, NE have a shorter commute time (13.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0% of the workforce in Garden County, NE have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Garden County, NE distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Garden County, NE have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

9.61% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Garden County, NE (168 out of 1.75k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 55 - 64 and then Males 75+.

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

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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Health

81.7% of the population of Garden County, NE has health coverage, with 31.8% on employee plans, 8.86% on Medicaid, 21.1% on Medicare, 16.6% on non-group plans, and 3.37% on military or VA plans.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.3% were men and 51.7% were women.

Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.2% under 18 years, 11.7% between 18 and 34 years, 35.2% between 35 and 64 years, and 28% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.3% were men and 51.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

18.3%
Uninsured
31.8%
Employer Coverage
8.86%
Medicaid
21.1%
Medicare
16.6%
Non-Group
3.37%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Garden County, NE grew by 36.9% from 13.4% to 18.3%.

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Health Outcomes

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 37.5% in Garden County, NE.

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