Statewide Claims to Fame

Hastings is 5th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Size in square miles

Hastings is 7th in Nebraska out of 32 other cities in Current population (2012)

Hastings is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Households

Hastings is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Housing units

Hastings is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Hastings is 9th in Nebraska out of 29 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Hastings is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Asian

Hastings is 10th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Hastings is 13th in Nebraska out of 32 other cities in Retail sales

Hastings is 13th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Foreign born residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 25,058 7th 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 13.5 5th 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,847.7 22nd 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 22nd 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.9% 23rd 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.8% 10th 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.1% 23rd 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.5% 19th 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 90.4% 16th 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.0% 17th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 20th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.7% 9th 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 14th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 25th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.8% 16th 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 86.3% 16th 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 50.6% 25th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.1% 13th 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 10,847 8th 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 19.9% 26th 19.5% 25.9%
Households 10,051 8th 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 67.4% 13th 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $92,100 26th $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 21st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $23,859 17th $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $43,436 21st $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 15.0% 14th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hastings Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,268 8th 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $341,403 13th $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,476 22nd $14,965 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $41,728 9th $2,685,580 $613,795,732

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