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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Decatur is 408. Decatur, Nebraska is the 14,022nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Decatur was in 1990, when its population was 659. In 1990, Decatur was the 11,731st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,022nd largest city in the US. Decatur is currently 38.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Decatur has shrunk 33.8% since the year 2000. Decatur, Nebraska's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14021||Cross Hill, South Carolina||408||-32.1%|
|14025||South Renovo, Pennsylvania||408||-26.6%|
The total voting age population of Decatur, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 322. The voting age population is 52.2% male and 47.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 40.6% of the residents of Decatur are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Decatur are 93.4% White, 4.2% Asian and 2.4% American Indian. Additionally, 4.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Decatur, 13.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.1%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Decatur.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.0% of Decatur residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.2% of Decatur residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.7% have a bachelor's degree and 1.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Decatur residents aged 5 and older, 6.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Decatur is 14.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Decatur, 7.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Decatur is $36,528.
In Decatur, 79.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.9% of housing units in Decatur.
Of all the housing units in Decatur, 25.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Decatur, 5.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Decatur is $494.
In Decatur, 55.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.