Statewide Claims to Fame

Seward is 2nd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - White

Seward is 2nd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Seward is 5th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income per household

Seward is 6th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Female residents

Seward is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Home median value

Seward is 10th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Home ownership rate

Seward is 11th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income per capita

Seward is 11th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Seward is 15th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Seward is 18th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Seward, Nebraska Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 7,043 25th 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.3 24th 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,629.8 25th 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 6.3% 31st 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.6% 29th 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.1% 15th 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.3% 18th 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 29.9% 11th 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 96.8% 2nd 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 25th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 28th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 23rd 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 29th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 28th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.9% 32nd 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 95.4% 2nd 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 51.9% 6th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.7% 33rd 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 2,796 26th 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 21.2% 22nd 19.5% 25.9%
Households 2,500 27th 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 70.1% 10th 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $135,300 8th $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.4 19th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $24,819 11th $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $58,949 5th $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 5.9% 30th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Seward Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 412 31st 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $56,981 30th $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,482 29th $14,965 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $10,439 23rd $2,685,580 $613,795,732

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