In 2021, Thurston County, NE had a population of 6.81k people with a median age of 27.5 and a median household income of $56,223. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Thurston County, NE declined from 7,218 to 6,806, a −5.71% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,574 to $56,223, a 1.17% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Thurston County, NE are American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (55.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (33.9%), White (Hispanic) (2.31%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.28%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Hispanic) (2.17%).
None of the households in Thurston County, NE reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.8% of the residents in Thurston County, NE are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Thurston County, NE was $78,300, and the homeownership rate was 60.2%.
Most people in Thurston County, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Thurston County, NE was 2 cars per household.