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Boyd County, Nebraska
Map of Nebraska highlighting Boyd County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of USA NE
Nebraska's location in the U.S.
Founded Information needed
Seat Butte
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

545 sq mi (1,412 km²)
540 sq mi (1,399 km²)
5 sq mi (13 km²), 0.83%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

2,438
5/sq mi (2/km²)

Boyd County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of 2000, the population is 2,438. Its county seat is Butte6.

In the Nebraska license plate system, Boyd County is represented by the prefix 63 (it had the sixty-third-largest number of vehicles registered in the county when the license plate system was established in 1922).

GeographyEdit

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,410 km² (545 sq mi). 1,399 km² (540 sq mi) of it is land and 12 km² (5 sq mi) of it (0.83%) is water.

Adjacent Counties Edit

DemographicsEdit

Boyd County
Population by decade

1890 - 695
1900 - 7,332
1910 - 8,826
1920 - 8,243
1930 - 7,169
1940 - 6,060
1950 - 4,911
1960 - 4,513
1970 - 3,752
1980 - 3,331
1990 - 2,835
2000 - 2,438

As of the census2 of 2000, there were 2,438 people, 1,014 households, and 670 families residing in the county. The population density was 2/km² (4/sq mi). There were 1,406 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (3/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 98.89% White, 0.57% Native American, 0.16% Asian, and 0.37% from two or more races. 0.08% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 1,014 households out of which 29.00% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.40% were married couples living together, 3.70% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.90% were non-families. 32.00% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.60% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the county the population was spread out with 25.00% under the age of 18, 5.40% from 18 to 24, 21.20% from 25 to 44, 24.10% from 45 to 64, and 24.30% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 93.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.60 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $26,075, and the median income for a family was $32,000. Males had a median income of $20,859 versus $17,688 for females. The per capita income for the county was $13,840. About 12.90% of families and 15.20% of the population were below the poverty line, including 19.60% of those under age 18 and 11.20% of those age 65 or over.


Villages Edit

Townships Edit

  • Basin
  • Bristow
  • Bush
  • Butte
  • Lynch
  • McCulley
  • Morton
  • Mullen
  • Spencer

Coordinates: 42°54′N 98°46′W / 42.90, -98.77

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