|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Friend is 908. Friend, Nebraska is the 10,647th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Friend was in 2000, when its population was 1,173. In 2000, Friend was the 9,501st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,647th largest city in the US. Friend is currently 22.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Friend has shrunk 22.5% since the year 2000. Friend, Nebraska's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10641||Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina||909||108.0%|
|10650||Deer River, Minnesota||907||-1.1%|
|10652||Portville, New York||907||-11.2%|
|10653||Tully, New York||907||-1.7%|
The total voting age population of Friend, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 885. The voting age population is 55.4% male and 44.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.5% of the residents of Friend are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Friend are 84.6% White, 9.0% Black, 4.0% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian, 0.9% American Indian and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Friend, 7.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.9%. On a per-household basis, 3.9% of families are below the poverty line in Friend.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.3% of Friend residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.0% of Friend residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.3% have a bachelor's degree and 7.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Friend residents aged 5 and older, 2.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Friend is 4.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Friend, 20.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Friend is $60,625.
In Friend, 80.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.6% of housing units in Friend.
Of all the housing units in Friend, 37.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Friend, 11.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Friend is $763.
In Friend, 77.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.