Kearney SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
10

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Kearney, Nebraska Info Snack

Kearney /krni/ is a city in and the county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 30,787 at the 2010 census. It is home to the University of Nebraska at Kearney. The westward push of the railroad as the Civil War ended gave birth to the community.
Population
32,709
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$159,400
Median Income
$51,333
Median Rent
$722

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Map Of Kearney, NE

Population over time in Kearney

Year Population % Change
2016 32,709 1.5%
2015 32,217 1.4%
2014 31,759 1.2%
2013 31,397 1.5%
2012 30,932 1.3%
2011 30,530 1.0%
2010 30,214 -

Crime in Kearney Per 100k

Crime Kearney NE USA
Violent Crime 227.1 291.0 386.3
Murder 0.0 2.6 5.3
Robbery 20.9 49.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 146.4 186.7 248.5
Property Crime 2219.8 2263.3 2450.7
Burglary 340.6 337.9 468.9
Larceny 1774.7 1677.6 1745.0
Car Theft 104.6 247.8 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Kearney

White
87.3% (28,558)
African American
1.2% (386)
American Indian
0.3% (82)
Asian
1.9% (608)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (46)
Two Or More
1.4% (466)
Hispanic
7.8% (2,563)
Race Kearney NE USA
White 87.3% 80.3% 60.6%
African American 1.2% 4.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 2.1% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 7.8% 10.2% 17.3%

Household Income For Kearney, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
6.6% (2,158)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (1,177)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (4,121)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (3,532)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (4,840)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (6,051)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (4,448)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (4,317)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (1,242)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (850)
Income Kearney NE USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 5.8% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 4.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 10.2% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.5% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 14.4% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 19.8% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 13.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 13.5% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 4.2% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Kearney

Female
50.5% (16,517)
Male
49.5% (16,191)
Gender Kearney NE USA
Female 50.5% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kearney for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.3% (436)
9-12th Grade
3.7% (1,222)
High School / GED
23.0% (7,539)
Some College
25.8% (8,440)
Associate's Degree
9.3% (3,037)
Bachelor's Degree
25.1% (8,199)
Master's Degree
8.1% (2,656)
Professional Degree
1.4% (470)
Doctorate Degree
2.2% (708)
Education Kearney NE USA
< 9th Grade 1.3% 4.1% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 3.7% 5.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 23.0% 27.0% 27.5%
Some College 25.8% 23.6% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.3% 10.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 25.1% 20.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 8.1% 7.0% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.2% 1.2% 1.3%

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