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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ponca is 894. Ponca, Nebraska is the 10,719th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ponca was in 2000, when its population was 1,071. In 2000, Ponca was the 9,885th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,719th largest city in the US. Ponca is currently 16.5% smaller than it was in 2000.
Ponca has shrunk 16.5% since the year 2000. Ponca, Nebraska's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10713||Pond Creek, Oklahoma||895||0.3%|
|10714||Apple Valley, Utah||894||102.7%|
|10722||Center Hill, Florida||892||-7.9%|
|10725||New Berlin, New York||892||-20.9%|
The total voting age population of Ponca, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 727. The voting age population is 52.5% male and 47.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 28.6% of the residents of Ponca are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ponca are 97.6% White, 1.0% American Indian, 0.9% Two or more races, 0.3% Black and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 6.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ponca, 10.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.5%. On a per-household basis, 3.7% of families are below the poverty line in Ponca.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.2% of Ponca residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.1% of Ponca residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ponca residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ponca is 2.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ponca, 18.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ponca is $52,604.
In Ponca, 76.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.4% of housing units in Ponca.
Of all the housing units in Ponca, 38.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Ponca, 4.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ponca is $575.
In Ponca, 68.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.