|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ogallala is 4,823. Ogallala, Nebraska is the 4,916th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ogallala was in 1990, when its population was 5,127. In 1990, Ogallala was the 4,007th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,916th largest city in the US. Ogallala is currently 5.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ogallala has shrunk 5.6% since the year 2000. Ogallala, Nebraska's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|4910||Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey||4,828||-9.1%|
|4912||Saranac Lake, New York||4,825||-4.4%|
|4917||Penns Grove, New Jersey||4,818||-1.1%|
|4919||Midway, North Carolina||4,814||6.8%|
|4920||Ottawa Hills, Ohio||4,814||5.8%|
The total voting age population of Ogallala, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,499. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.4% of the residents of Ogallala are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ogallala are 95.3% White, 1.4% American Indian, 1.0% Asian, 0.9% Black, 0.6% Other, 0.6% Two or more races and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 9.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ogallala, 16.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.0%. On a per-household basis, 11.4% of families are below the poverty line in Ogallala.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.8% of Ogallala residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.2% of Ogallala residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ogallala residents aged 5 and older, 6.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ogallala is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ogallala, 13.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ogallala is $41,765.
In Ogallala, 58.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.5% of housing units in Ogallala.
Of all the housing units in Ogallala, 19.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Ogallala, 6.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ogallala is $635.
In Ogallala, 81.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.