Dakota City, NE has a population of 1,875 and is the 11,405th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,302 per sq mi which is 5331% higher than the Nebraska average and 1337% higher than the national average. The median age in Dakota City is 33 which is approximately 8% lower than the Nebraska average of 36. In Dakota City, 56% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 74% speak English and 24% speak Spanish. 19% of Dakota City residents were born in Nebraska, 67% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 12% were foreign born.