|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hershey is 645. Hershey, Nebraska is the 12,133rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Hershey was in 2000, when its population was 706. In 2000, Hershey was the 11,812th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,133rd largest city in the US. Hershey is currently 8.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Hershey has shrunk 8.6% since the year 2000. Hershey, Nebraska's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12127||Maple Hill, Kansas||646||37.7%|
|12131||Camp Douglas, Wisconsin||645||9.3%|
|12132||Danville, West Virginia||645||13.1%|
|12135||Rocky Ripple, Indiana||645||-9.4%|
|12138||Silver Cliff, Colorado||645||25.9%|
|12139||Wagener, South Carolina||645||-25.3%|
The total voting age population of Hershey, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 452. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 27.6% of the residents of Hershey are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hershey are 95.0% White, 3.3% Two or more races, 1.3% Other and 0.3% Black. Additionally, 11.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hershey, 4.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.3%. On a per-household basis, 3.6% of families are below the poverty line in Hershey.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.1% of Hershey residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.9% of Hershey residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.6% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hershey residents aged 5 and older, 4.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hershey is 0.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hershey, 21.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hershey is $61,875.
In Hershey, 78.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.5% of housing units in Hershey.
Of all the housing units in Hershey, 32.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Hershey, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hershey is $811.
In Hershey, 78.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.