|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Grand Island is 52,335. Grand Island, Nebraska is the 760th largest city in the US.
Grand Island is located entirely in Hall County.
The peak population of Grand Island was in 2020, when its population was 52,944. In 2020, Grand Island was the 752nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 760th largest city in the US. Grand Island is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Grand Island has grown 20.1% since the 2000. Grand Island, Nebraska's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Grand Island has a population density of 1,708 people per square mile.
|756||Winter Haven, Florida||52,710||92.2%|
|759||Battle Creek, Michigan||52,335||-1.9%|
|760||Grand Island, Nebraska||52,335||20.1%|
|761||West New York, New Jersey||52,242||13.6%|
|762||Cathedral City, California||52,220||21.5%|
|763||La Crosse, Wisconsin||52,185||0.4%|
The total voting age population of Grand Island, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 32,109. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.0% of the residents of Grand Island are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Grand Island are 82.0% White, 10.6% Other, 3.2% Black, 1.9% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian, 0.6% American Indian and 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 31.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Grand Island, 12.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.4%. On a per-household basis, 10.9% of families are below the poverty line in Grand Island.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.8% of Grand Island residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.8% of Grand Island residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.6% have a bachelor's degree and 6.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Grand Island residents aged 5 and older, 25.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 22.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Grand Island is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Grand Island, 11.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Grand Island is $54,965.
In Grand Island, 58.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.2% of housing units in Grand Island.
Of all the housing units in Grand Island, 15.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Grand Island, 15.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Grand Island is $767.
In Grand Island, 80.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.