Neligh demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,0352591
Median age45.936.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%59%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%45%43%
Speak English98%89%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%
Neligh, NE has a population of 1,513 and is the 12,634th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,035 per sq mi which is 4040% higher than the Nebraska average and 1042% higher than the national average. The median age in Neligh is 46 which is approximately 27% higher than the Nebraska average of 36. In Neligh, 68% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 83% of Neligh residents were born in Nebraska, 15% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Neligh is 4040% higher than Nebraska.
  • The median age in Neligh is 27% higher than Nebraska.
  • In Neligh 98.61% of the population is White.
  • In Neligh 0.59% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Neligh 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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      Neligh population breakdown by race

      Black or African American0.59%4.70%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.84%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race0.79%2.32%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.95%4.75%
      In Neligh, 1.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Neligh, NE demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).