Central City, NE has a population of 2,892 and is the 8,992nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,246 per sq mi which is 5096% higher than the Nebraska average and 1275% higher than the national average. The median age in Central City is 44 which is approximately 23% higher than the Nebraska average of 36. In Central City, 61% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 76% of Central City residents were born in Nebraska, 23% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.