Chadron, NE has a population of 5,792 and is the 5,885th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,492 per sq mi which is 6124% higher than the Nebraska average and 1547% higher than the national average. The median age in Chadron is 27 which is approximately 25% lower than the Nebraska average of 36. In Chadron, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 51% of Chadron residents were born in Nebraska, 42% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.