Statewide Claims to Fame

Gretna is 1st in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Home median value

Gretna is 1st in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Home ownership rate

Gretna is 1st in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income per household

Gretna is 1st in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - White

Gretna is 1st in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Gretna is 1st in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Gretna is 1st in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Gretna is 3rd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Gretna is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income per capita

Gretna is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Gretna, Nebraska Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 5,387 32nd 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.1 32nd 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,118.8 18th 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 9.1% 4th 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 31.7% 3rd 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.4% 22nd 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.8% 1st 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 42.1% 1st 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 97.4% 1st 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 24th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 33rd 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.5% 26th 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 20th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 32nd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 33rd 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 96.4% 1st 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 51.0% 18th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.2% 30th 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 1,671 33rd 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 18.4% 31st 19.5% 25.9%
Households 1,716 33rd 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 75.1% 1st 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $166,200 1st $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.6 8th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $30,070 4th $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $76,378 1st $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 2.4% 32nd 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Gretna Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 575 26th 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $50,084 31st $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $798 31st $14,965 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $5,185 27th $2,685,580 $613,795,732

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