Scotts Bluff County, NE

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2019 Population
36,074
0.499% 1-year decline
US Senator
Deb Fischer
Republican Party
US Senator
Ben Sasse
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
39.5
0% 1-year change
2019 Poverty Rate
13.6%
1.13% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$49,745
0.821% 1-year decline
2019 Median Property Value
$128,100
5.09% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
17,175
1.89% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Scotts Bluff County, NE had a population of 36.1k people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $49,745. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Scotts Bluff County, NE declined from 36,255 to 36,074, a −0.499% decrease and its median household income declined from $50,157 to $49,745, a −0.821% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Scotts Bluff County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (72%), White (Hispanic) (19.6%), Other (Hispanic) (2.37%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.56%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.26%). 0% of the households in Scotts Bluff County, NE speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.8% of the residents in Scotts Bluff County, NE are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Scotts Bluff County, NE are Western Nebraska Community College (300 degrees awarded in 2019) and Summit Christian College (4 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Scotts Bluff County, NE was $128,100, and the homeownership rate was 66.9%. Most people in Scotts Bluff County, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 13.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Scotts Bluff County, NE was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Nebraska. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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Community Mobility

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Diversity

Scotts Bluff County, NE is home to a population of 36.1k people, from which 97.8% are citizens. As of 2019, 12.5% of Scotts Bluff County, NE residents were born outside of the country (4.49k people).

In 2019, there were 3.68 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (26k people) in Scotts Bluff County, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.07k White (Hispanic) and 855 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Scotts Bluff County, NE
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    26k ± 50
  2. White (Hispanic)
    7.07k ± 291
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    855 ± 248
23.8%
Hispanic Population
8.59k people

In 2019, there were 3.68 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (26k people) in Scotts Bluff County, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.07k White (Hispanic) and 855 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

23.8% of the people in Scotts Bluff County, NE are hispanic (8.59k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Scotts Bluff County, NE as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

12.5%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
4.49k people
4.12%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
1.49k people

As of 2019, 12.5% of Scotts Bluff County, NE residents (4.49k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Scotts Bluff County, NE was 4.12%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

39
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.6
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 9

In 2019, the median age of all people in Scotts Bluff County, NE was 39.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 39, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Scotts Bluff County, NE are getting staying the same age. In 2018, the average age of all Scotts Bluff County, NE residents was 40.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    48,994 ± 5,364 people
  2. Guatemala
    8,374 ± 2,242 people
  3. India
    6,543 ± 1,983 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Nebraska was Mexico, the natal country of 48,994 Nebraska residents, followed by Guatemala with 8,374 and India with 6,543.

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Citizenship

97.8%
2019 Citizenship
97.6%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 97.8% of Scotts Bluff County, NE residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Scotts Bluff County, NE was 97.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    882 ± 141
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    367 ± 123
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    293 ± 87

Scotts Bluff County, NE has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.4 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Scotts Bluff County, NE is $49,745. In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Scotts Bluff County, NE was Census Tract 9532 with a value of $66,719, followed by Census Tract 9534 and Census Tract 9538, with respective values of $65,188 and $57,140.

Males in Nebraska have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $46,453. The income inequality in Nebraska (measured using the Gini index) is 0.444, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Scotts Bluff County, NE employs 17.2k people. The largest industries in Scotts Bluff County, NE are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,976 people), Retail Trade (2,091 people), and Educational Services (1,446 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($69,286), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,662), and Transportation & Warehousing ($53,958).

Wages

Median Household Income

$49,745
2019 value
± $1,994
−0.821%
1 Year Growth
± 5.78%

Households in Scotts Bluff County, NE have a median annual income of $49,745, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $50,157 in 2018, which represents a −0.821% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$62,233
Average Male Salary in Nebraska
± $2,227
$46,453
Average Female Salary in Nebraska
± $1,721

In 2019, full-time male employees in Nebraska made 1.34 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Nebraska by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Nebraska
  1. White
    $48,483 ± $1,383
  2. Asian
    $45,945 ± $9,205
  3. Two or More Races
    $36,413 ± $8,665

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Nebraska workers was White. These workers were paid 1.06 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Nebraska.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Scotts Bluff County, NE is from Nebraska.
0.444
2019 Wage GINI in Nebraska
0.445
2018 Wage GINI in Nebraska

In 2019, the income inequality in Nebraska was 0.444 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.297% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Nebraska was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Nebraska in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9532
  2. Census Tract 9534
  3. Census Tract 9538

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Scotts Bluff County, NE was Census Tract 9532 with a value of $66,719, followed by Census Tract 9534 and Census Tract 9538, with respective values of $65,188 and $57,140.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Scotts Bluff County, NE colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

13.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Scotts Bluff County, NE (4.77k out of 35.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 55 - 64.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    4,324 ± 440
  2. Hispanic
    1,741 ± 269
  3. Native American
    160 ± 112

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Scotts Bluff County, NE is White, followed by Hispanic and Native American.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

17.2k
2019 Value
± 790
−1.89%
1 Year decline
± 6.64%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Scotts Bluff County, NE declined at a rate of −1.89%, from 17.5k employees to 17.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Scotts Bluff County, NE, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,236 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,614 people), and Management Occupations (1,414 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Scotts Bluff County, NE.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Scotts Bluff County, NE, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,236 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,614 people), and Management Occupations (1,414 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Scotts Bluff County, NE has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (2 times higher than expected), Community & Social Service Occupations (1.65 times), and Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1.63 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Scotts Bluff County, NE, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($65,403), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($62,155), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($60,280).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

17.2k
2019 Value
± 790
−1.89%
1 Year decline
± 6.64%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Scotts Bluff County, NE declined at a rate of −1.89%, from 17.5k employees to 17.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Scotts Bluff County, NE, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,976 people), Retail Trade (2,091 people), and Educational Services (1,446 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Scotts Bluff County, NE, though some of these residents may live in Scotts Bluff County, NE and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Scotts Bluff County, NE, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,976 people), Retail Trade (2,091 people), and Educational Services (1,446 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Scotts Bluff County, NE has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (3.43 times higher than expected), Transportation & Warehousing (1.36 times), and Wholesale Trade (1.27 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Scotts Bluff County, NE, by median earnings, are Utilities ($69,286), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,662), and Transportation & Warehousing ($53,958).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Nebraska to other states, or from other states to Nebraska.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $29.5B
  2. $21.8B
  3. $12.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Nebraska product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $29.5B, followed by Meat/seafood ($21.8B) and Live animals/fish ($12.9B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Nebraska products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$161B
2018 Value in Nebraska
$260B
Projected 2045 Value in Nebraska
61.9% growth

In 2018, total outbound Nebraska trade was $161B. This is expected to increase 61.9% to $260B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Nebraska trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Nebraska to other states, or from other states to Nebraska.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $12.2B
  2. $11.1B
  3. $9.4B

In 2018, the top outbound Nebraska domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Iowa with $12.2B, followed by California with $11.1B and Kansas and $9.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Nebraska shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Scotts Bluff County, NE went to Donald J. Trump with 70.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (22.4%), followed by Other (7.22%). The most partisan county was Keya Paha County, NE with 96% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Deb Fischer and Ben Sasse are the senators currently representing the state of Nebraska. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Nebraska is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Scotts Bluff County, NE
70.4% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Nebraska
  1. 96% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 91.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 90.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Nebraska was Keya Paha County, NE with 96% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Nebraska colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Nebraska

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Deb Fischer
Senator from Nebraska1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013
Ben Sasse
Senator from Nebraska2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Deb Fischer and Ben Sasse are the senators currently representing Nebraska.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Nebraska

Nebraska is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Nebraska have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Scotts Bluff County, NE awarded 304 degrees. The student population of Scotts Bluff County, NE is skewed towards women, with 642 male students and 1,105 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Scotts Bluff County, NE are White (197 and 74.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (47 and 17.7%), Black or African American (7 and 2.64%), and Unknown (5 and 1.89%).

The largest universities in Scotts Bluff County, NE by number of degrees awarded are Western Nebraska Community College (300 and 98.7%) and Summit Christian College (4 and 1.32%).

The most popular majors in Scotts Bluff County, NE are Liberal Arts & Sciences (38 and 12.5%), Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (30 and 9.87%), and Lineworker (25 and 8.22%).

The median tuition costs in Scotts Bluff County, NE are $6,400 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 25 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 23 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 38 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Scotts Bluff County, NE was Registered Nursing with 25 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Scotts Bluff County, NE according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 300 degrees awarded
  2. 4 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$6,400
Median Private

In 2019, the Scotts Bluff County, NE institution with the largest number of graduating students was Western Nebraska Community College with 300 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

130
Degrees Awarded to Men
174
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 130 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Scotts Bluff County, NE, which is 0.747 times less than the 174 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Scotts Bluff County, NE by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    197 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    47 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    7 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Scotts Bluff County, NE was White students. These 197 degrees mean that there were 4.19 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 47 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Scotts Bluff County, NE was $128,100 in 2019, which is 0.533 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $121,900 to $128,100, a 5.09% increase. The homeownership rate in Scotts Bluff County, NE is 66.9%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Scotts Bluff County, NE have an average commute time of 13.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Scotts Bluff County, NE is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$128,100
2019 Median
± $5,404
$121,900
2018 Median
± $5,175

In 2019, the median property value in Scotts Bluff County, NE grew to to $128,100 from the previous year's value of $121,900.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Scotts Bluff County, NE compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Scotts Bluff County, NE the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$49,745
Median Household Income
± $1,994
14.7k
Number of Households
± 711

In 2019, the median household income of the 14.7k households in Scotts Bluff County, NE declined from $49,745 from the previous year's value of $50,157.

The following chart displays the households in Scotts Bluff County, NE distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Scotts Bluff County, NE distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Scotts Bluff County, NE the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

66.9%
2019 Homeownership
69%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 66.9% of the housing units in Scotts Bluff County, NE were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 69%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Scotts Bluff County, NE compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

13.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Scotts Bluff County, NE have a shorter commute time (13.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 1.13% of the workforce in Scotts Bluff County, NE have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (83.7%)
  2. Carpooled (10.4%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.5%)

In 2019, 83.7% of workers in Scotts Bluff County, NE drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10.4%) and those who worked at home (3.5%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Scotts Bluff County, NE distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Scotts Bluff County, NE have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

90.7% of the population of Scotts Bluff County, NE has health coverage, with 44% on employee plans, 15.4% on Medicaid, 13.4% on Medicare, 16.2% on non-group plans, and 1.79% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Nebraska was $8,412 in 2014. This is a 3.43% increase from the previous year ($8,133).

Primary care physicians in Scotts Bluff County, NE see 1241 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.04% decrease from the previous year (1254 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1549 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 356 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Thurston County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18.8%). Additionally, Thurston County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (47.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,241 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Scotts Bluff County, NE

Primary care physicians in Scotts Bluff County, NE see an average of 1,241 patients per year. This represents a 1.04% decrease from the previous year (1,254 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Scotts Bluff County, NE in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,412
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Nebraska
$4,536
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,964
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,956
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Nebraska (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.43%, from $8,133 to $8,412.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

9.26%
Uninsured
44%
Employer Coverage
15.4%
Medicaid
13.4%
Medicare
16.2%
Non-Group
1.79%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Scotts Bluff County, NE declined by 19.7% from 11.5% to 9.26%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Scotts Bluff County, NE changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 18.8% prevalence
  2. 16% prevalence
  3. 14.8% prevalence

Thurston County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Nebraska, at 18.8%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Nebraska by county over multiple years.

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