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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dorchester is 588. Dorchester, Nebraska is the 12,521st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Dorchester was in 2000, when its population was 615. In 2000, Dorchester was the 12,452nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,521st largest city in the US. Dorchester is currently 4.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Dorchester has shrunk 4.3% since the year 2000. Dorchester, Nebraska's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Dorchester, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 457. The voting age population is 47.7% male and 52.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.7% of the residents of Dorchester are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dorchester are 100.0% White. Additionally, 16.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dorchester, 2.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 3.1% of families are below the poverty line in Dorchester.
Among those aged 16 and older, 73.2% of Dorchester residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.9% of Dorchester residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.5% have a bachelor's degree and 0.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dorchester residents aged 5 and older, 10.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dorchester is 0.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dorchester, 13.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dorchester is $58,750.
In Dorchester, 82.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 17.6% of housing units in Dorchester.
Of all the housing units in Dorchester, 34.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Dorchester, 3.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dorchester is $771.
In Dorchester, 78.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.