|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wood River is 1,164. Wood River, Nebraska is the 9,655th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wood River was in 2010, when its population was 1,325. In 2010, Wood River was the 9,158th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,655th largest city in the US. Wood River is currently 12.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Wood River has shrunk 3.5% since the year 2000. Wood River, Nebraska's growth is about average. 59% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9651||Frisco City, Alabama||1,165||-19.8%|
|9654||White Haven, Pennsylvania||1,164||-1.3%|
|9655||Wood River, Nebraska||1,164||-3.5%|
|9656||La Harpe, Illinois||1,163||-15.9%|
|9660||Silver Grove, Kentucky||1,162||-3.5%|
|9661||St. Ansgar, Iowa||1,162||13.0%|
The total voting age population of Wood River, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 889. The voting age population is 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.8% of the residents of Wood River are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wood River are 79.0% White, 17.3% Other, 2.0% American Indian, 1.1% Two or more races and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 30.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wood River, 8.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.7%. On a per-household basis, 6.1% of families are below the poverty line in Wood River.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.1% of Wood River residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.6% of Wood River residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.3% have a bachelor's degree and 5.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wood River residents aged 5 and older, 26.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 25.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wood River is 7.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wood River, 9.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wood River is $54,750.
In Wood River, 73.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.4% of housing units in Wood River.
Of all the housing units in Wood River, 33.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Wood River, 9.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wood River is $759.
In Wood River, 81.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.