Living in Scottsbluff, NE

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Scottsbluff SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
10

Scottsbluff, NE Crime Report

541
Total Crimes
3,375.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
31.41%
Above National Average

Scottsbluff, NE Cost Of Living

88
Scottsbluff's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Scottsbluff, Nebraska Info Snack

Scottsbluff is a city in Scotts Bluff County, in the western part of the state of Nebraska, in the Great Plains region of the United States. The population was 15,039 at the 2010 census. Scottsbluff is the largest city in the Nebraska Panhandle, and the 13th largest city in Nebraska.
Population
14,805
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
18.0%
Median Home
$107,500
Median Income
$42,488
Median Rent
$726

Scottsbluff, NE Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Scottsbluff in Nebraska

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Map Of Scottsbluff, NE

Population over time in Scottsbluff

Year Population % Change
2017 14,805 -0.6%
2016 14,887 -0.3%
2015 14,937 -0.1%
2014 14,955 -0.3%
2013 14,998 -0.1%
2012 15,015 0.3%
2011 14,971 0.4%
2010 14,904 0.4%
2009 14,841 -
Crime/100k Scottsbluff NE USA
Violent Crime 343.1 284.8 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 18.7 39.2 86.2
Aggravated Assault 224.6 179.4 246.8
Property Crime 3032.0 2079.9 2199.5
Burglary 530.3 271.9 376.0
Larceny 2308.3 1555.3 1594.6
Car Theft 193.4 252.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Scottsbluff

White
62.8% (9,300)
African American
0.9% (126)
American Indian
2.3% (334)
Asian
0.5% (71)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (6)
Two Or More
1.6% (234)
Hispanic
32.0% (4,734)
Race Scottsbluff NE USA
White 62.8% 79.4% 61.1%
African American 0.9% 4.6% 12.3%
American Indian 2.3% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 2.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 32.0% 10.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
9.9% (146,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (84,982)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (175,078)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (186,767)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.0% (267,123)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (254,217)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (142,692)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (153,407)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (53,570)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (16,558)
Income Scottsbluff NE USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 4.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 9.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 9.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.0% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 13.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 5.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 4.5% 7.0%

Gender in Scottsbluff

Female
52.6% (7,783)
Male
47.4% (7,022)
Gender Scottsbluff NE USA
Female 52.6% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Scottsbluff for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (1,036)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,184)
High School / GED
28.0% (4,145)
Some College
27.0% (3,997)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,036)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,220)
Master's Degree
6.0% (888)
Professional Degree
1.0% (148)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (148)
Education Scottsbluff NE USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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