Gosper County, NE

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Population

2,019

2.12% growth

Poverty Rate

5.7%


Median Age

49.5


Median Household Income

$61,769

1.74% growth

Number of Employees

1,129

1.9% growth

Median Property Value

$116,300

2.92% growth

About

In 2017, Gosper County, NE had a population of 2.02k people with a median age of 49.5 and a median household income of $61,769. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Gosper County, NE grew from 1,977 to 2,019, a 2.12% increase and its median household income grew from $60,711 to $61,769, a 1.74% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gosper County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.2%), White (Hispanic) (1.83%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.04%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.644%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.198%). N/A% of the people in Gosper County, NE speak a non-English language, and 100% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Gosper County, NE is $116,300, and the homeownership rate is 69.6%. Most people in Gosper County, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Gosper County, NE is 3 cars per household.

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of Gosper County, NE employs 1.13k people. The largest industries in Gosper County, NE are Health Care & Social Assistance (152 people), Retail Trade (122 people), and Educational Services (118 people), and the highest paying industries are Wholesale Trade ($63,750), Utilities ($60,179), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,000).

Median household income in Gosper County, NE is $61,769. Males in Gosper County, NE have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $42,865. The income inequality in Gosper County, NE (measured using the Gini index) is 0.446, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$61,769

2017 value

± $3,409

1.74%

1 Year Growth

± 7.6%

Households in Gosper County, NE have a median annual income of $61,769, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $60,711 in 2016, which represents a 1.74% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$58,849

Average Male Salary

± $2,084

$42,865

Average Female Salary

± $1,555

In 2017, full-time male employees in Nebraska made 1.37 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $46,766 ± $9,518

  2. White

    $44,931 ± $1,266

  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races

    $34,147 ± $19,585

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Nebraska workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.04 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Gosper County, NE is from Nebraska.

0.446

2017 Wage GINI

0.447

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Nebraska was 0.446 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.189% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Nebraska was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Nebraska in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9676

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Gosper County, NE was Census Tract 9676 with a value of $61,769, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Gosper County, NE colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 45 - 54

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

5.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Gosper County, NE (113 out of 1.98k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 55 - 64.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    110 ± 45

  2. Hispanic

    9 ± 46

  3. Other

    3 ± 45

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Gosper County, NE is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

1.13k

2017 Value

± 122

1.9%

1 Year growth

± 15.2%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Gosper County, NE grew at a rate of 1.9%, from 1.11k employees to 1.13k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Gosper County, NE, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (151 people), Sales & Related Occupations (120 people), and Management Occupations (115 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Gosper County, NE.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Gosper County, NE, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (151 people), Sales & Related Occupations (120 people), and Management Occupations (115 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Gosper County, NE has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (5.38 times higher than expected), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (2.2 times), and Healthcare Support Occupations (1.93 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Gosper County, NE, by median earnings, are Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($56,375), Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($55,375), and Management Occupations ($54,063).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

1.13k

2017 Value

± 122

1.9%

1 Year growth

± 15.2%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Gosper County, NE grew at a rate of 1.9%, from 1.11k employees to 1.13k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Gosper County, NE, are Health Care & Social Assistance (152 people), Retail Trade (122 people), and Educational Services (118 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Gosper County, NE, though some of these residents may live in Gosper County, NE and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Gosper County, NE, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (152 people), Retail Trade (122 people), and Educational Services (118 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Gosper County, NE has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (8.76 times higher than expected), Utilities (2.82 times), and Other Services, Except Public Administration (1.73 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Gosper County, NE, by median earnings, are Wholesale Trade ($63,750), Utilities ($60,179), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,000).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Nebraska to other states, or from other states to Nebraska.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $24.4B

  2. $22.4B

  3. $12.9B

In 2015, the top outbound Nebraska product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $24.4B, followed by Meat/seafood ($22.4B) and Coal-n.e.c. ($12.9B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Nebraska products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$162B

2020 Value

$229B

Projected 2045 Value

41.8% growth

In 2020, total outbound Nebraska trade was $162B. This is expected to increase 41.8% to $229B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Nebraska trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Nebraska to other states, or from other states to Nebraska.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $13.3B

  2. $10B

  3. $9.14B

In 2015, the top outbound Nebraska domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Iowa with $13.3B, followed by Kansas with $10B and California and $9.14B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Nebraska shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

93% of the population of Gosper County, NE has health coverage, with 55.7% on employee plans, 3.93% on Medicaid, 16.5% on Medicare, 16.1% on non-group plans, and 0.807% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Gosper County, NE was $8,412 in 2014. This is a 3.43% increase from the previous year ($8,133).

Primary care physicians in Gosper County, NE see 0 patients per year on average, which represents a 0% change from the previous year (0 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 0 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1971 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Thurston County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16.5%). Additionally, Thurston County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (43.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

0 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Gosper County, NE see an average of 0 patients per year. This represents a 0% change from the previous year (0 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

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State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

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Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,412

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,536

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$7,964

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,956

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Nebraska (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.43%, from $8,133 to $8,412.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

6.96%

Uninsured

55.7%

Employer Coverage

3.93%

Medicaid

16.5%

Medicare

16.1%

Non-Group

0.807%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Gosper County, NE declined by 16.1% from 8.3% to 6.96%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Gosper County, NE changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 16.5% prevalence

  2. 14.8% prevalence

  3. 13.5% prevalence

Thurston County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Nebraska, at 16.5%.

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Diversity

Gosper County, NE is home to a population of 2.02k people, from which 100% are citizens. As of 2017, 1.04% of Gosper County, NE residents were born outside of the country (21 people).

In 2017, there were 52.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.94k people) in Gosper County, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 37 White (Hispanic) and 21 Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Age

Age by Nativity

50

Median Native-Born Age

± 2.7

39

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 23.8

In 2017, the median age of all people in Gosper County, NE was 49.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 50, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Gosper County, NE are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Gosper County, NE residents was 47.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.04%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

21 people

0.961%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

19 people

As of 2017, 1.04% of Gosper County, NE residents (21 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Gosper County, NE was 0.961%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    47,787 ± 5,299 people

  2. Guatemala

    8,331 ± 2,236 people

  3. Vietnam

    6,596 ± 1,990 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Nebraska was Mexico, the natal country of 47,787 Nebraska residents, followed by Guatemala with 8,331 and Vietnam with 6,596.

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Citizenship

100%

2017 Citizenship

100%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 100% of Gosper County, NE residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Gosper County, NE was 100%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been maintaining.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Gosper County, NE

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    1.94k ± 48

  2. White (Hispanic)

    37 ± 37

  3. Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic)

    21 ± 25.6

In 2017, there were 52.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.94k people) in Gosper County, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 37 White (Hispanic) and 21 Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 7 races represented in Gosper County, NE as a share of the total population.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    77 ± 36

  2. Korea

    20 ± 16

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    11 ± 14

Gosper County, NE has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.85 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Gosper County, NE was $116,300 in 2017, which is 0.506 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $113,000 to $116,300, a 2.92% increase. The homeownership rate in Gosper County, NE is 69.6%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Gosper County, NE have an average commute time of 15.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Gosper County, NE is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$116,300

2017 Median

± $8,328

$113,000

2016 Median

± $8,143

In 2017, the median property value in Gosper County, NE grew to to $116,300 from the previous year's value of $113,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Gosper County, NE compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Gosper County, NE the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$61,769

Median Household Income

± $3,409

885

Number of Households

± 104

In 2017, the median household income of the 885 households in Gosper County, NE grew to $61,769 from the previous year's value of $60,711.

The following chart displays the households in Gosper County, NE distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Gosper County, NE distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Gosper County, NE the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

69.6%

2017 Homeownership

69.7%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 69.6% of the housing units in Gosper County, NE were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 69.7%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Gosper County, NE compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

15.9 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Gosper County, NE have a shorter commute time (15.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 0% of the workforce in Gosper County, NE have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    82.8%

  2. Carpooled

    6.92%

  3. Walked

    4.31%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Gosper County, NE was Drove Alone (82.8%), followed by those who Carpooled (6.92%) and those who Walked (4.31%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

3 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Gosper County, NE distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Gosper County, NE have 3 cars, followed by 2 cars.

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