In 2019, Cherry County, NE had a population of 5.78k people with a median age of 43.1 and a median household income of $56,651. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Cherry County, NE declined from 5,790 to 5,779, a −0.19% decrease and its median household income grew from $53,684 to $56,651, a 5.53% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cherry County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.4%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (3.56%), White (Hispanic) (1.52%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.865%). 0% of the households in Cherry County, NE speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.2% of the residents in Cherry County, NE are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Cherry County, NE was $116,000, and the homeownership rate was 61.3%. Most people in Cherry County, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 11.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Cherry County, NE was 2 cars per household.