Statewide Claims to Fame

Ralston is 3rd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Ralston is 5th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income per capita

Ralston is 6th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Home ownership rate

Ralston is 6th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Ralston is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income per household

Ralston is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Ralston is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Ralston is 11th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Foreign born residents

Ralston is 11th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Home median value

Ralston is 13th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 7,187 23rd 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.6 33rd 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,615 3rd 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 6.5% 30th 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.2% 30th 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.3% 9th 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.6% 13th 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 26.1% 14th 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 89.7% 17th 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.6% 8th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 27th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.8% 14th 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 26th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.9% 18th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 10.0% 15th 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 85.4% 18th 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 50.9% 20th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.6% 11th 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 2,711 27th 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 27.2% 6th 19.5% 25.9%
Households 2,601 25th 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 71.4% 6th 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $131,800 11th $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 27th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $27,523 5th $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $51,545 8th $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.9% 28th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Ralston Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 485 29th 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $62,935 28th $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,309 27th $14,965 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $15,616 17th $2,685,580 $613,795,732

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