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Sioux County, Nebraska
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Location in the state of Nebraska
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Seat Harrison
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

2,067 sq mi (5,354 km²)
2,067 sq mi (5,354 km²)
1 sq mi (3 km²), 0.04%
 - (2000)
 - Density

0/sq mi (0/km²)

Sioux County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of 2000, the population is 1,475. Its county seat is Harrison6.

In the Nebraska license plate system, Sioux County is represented by the prefix 80 (it had the eightieth-largest number of vehicles registered in the county when the license plate system was established in 1922).


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 5,354 km² (2,067 sq mi). 5,352 km² (2,067 sq mi) of it is land and 2 km² (1 sq mi) of it (0.04%) is water.

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Sioux County
Population by decade

1880 - 699
1890 - 2,452
1900 - 2,055
1910 - 5,599
1920 - 4,528
1930 - 4,667
1940 - 4,001
1950 - 3,124
1960 - 2,575
1970 - 2,034
1980 - 1,845
1990 - 1,549
2000 - 1,475

As of the census2 of 2000, there were 1,475 people, 605 households, and 444 families residing in the county. The population density was 0/km² (1/sq mi). There were 780 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (0/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 97.63% White, 0.14% Native American, 0.20% Asian, 1.15% from other races, and 0.88% from two or more races. 2.31% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 605 households out of which 28.10% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.30% were married couples living together, 5.10% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.60% were non-families. 23.60% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.40% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 2.86.

In the county the population was spread out with 24.30% under the age of 18, 7.20% from 18 to 24, 24.70% from 25 to 44, 27.50% from 45 to 64, and 16.20% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 111.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $29,851, and the median income for a family was $31,406. Males had a median income of $23,409 versus $21,490 for females. The per capita income for the county was $15,999. About 11.10% of families and 15.40% of the population were below the poverty line, including 24.40% of those under age 18 and 7.50% of those age 65 or over.

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Coordinates: 42°29′N 103°46′W / 42.48, -103.77

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