Statewide Claims to Fame

Crete is 2nd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income below poverty line

Crete is 2nd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Crete is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Foreign born residents

Crete is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Asian

Crete is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Crete is 5th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in People per household

Crete is 7th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Crete is 12th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Crete is 13th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Crete is 13th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents younger than 18

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 7,174 24th 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.9 28th 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,382.7 13th 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 8.3% 7th 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.7% 13th 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.9% 27th 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 74.9% 30th 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.2% 29th 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 70.6% 30th 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.0% 16th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 18th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.5% 4th 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 12th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.2% 16th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 35.7% 4th 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 59.1% 30th 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 50.2% 28th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 20.6% 4th 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 2,389 30th 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.3% 2nd 19.5% 25.9%
Households 2,286 29th 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.4% 31st 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $99,100 19th $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.6 5th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $18,213 29th $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $35,750 31st $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 24.6% 2nd 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Crete Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 273 33rd 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $81,665 24th $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,050 23rd $14,965 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $8,314 25th $2,685,580 $613,795,732

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