Statewide Claims to Fame

Norfolk is 5th in Nebraska out of 31 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Norfolk is 5th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Norfolk is 7th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Norfolk is 7th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Norfolk is 8th in Nebraska out of 29 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Norfolk is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Size in square miles

Norfolk is 9th in Nebraska out of 32 other cities in Current population (2012)

Norfolk is 9th in Nebraska out of 32 other cities in Retail sales

Norfolk is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Households

Norfolk is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Housing units

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 24,332 9th 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.7 8th 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,264.7 16th 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 7.7% 9th 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.5% 20th 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.6% 18th 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.5% 25th 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 22.6% 17th 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 88.0% 21st 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.6% 12th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.4% 7th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 21st 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 21st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 17th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 12.1% 11th 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.2% 21st 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 51.0% 19th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.8% 10th 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 10,625 9th 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.5% 5th 19.5% 25.9%
Households 9,718 9th 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.3% 26th 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $104,300 15th $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.4 20th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $22,305 21st $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $38,840 30th $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 16.3% 9th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Norfolk Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,467 7th 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $559,775 9th $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $24,361 5th $14,965 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $45,526 8th $2,685,580 $613,795,732

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