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Races in Omaha, Nebraska (NE) Detailed Stats: Ancestries, Foreign born residents, place of birth

 

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2009 2000

Races in Omaha, NE (2009)

  • White alone - 326,845 (71.9%)
  • Black alone - 53,410 (11.7%)
  • Hispanic - 49,609 (10.9%)
  • Asian alone - 10,393 (2.3%)
  • Two or more races - 10,353 (2.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 2,335 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 1,413 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 356 (0.08%)

Races in Omaha, NE (2000)

  • White alone - 293,876 (75.4%)
  • Black alone - 51,427 (13.2%)
  • Hispanic - 29,397 (7.5%)
  • Asian alone - 6,685 (1.7%)
  • Two or more races - 5,744 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 2,238 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 448 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 192 (0.05%)

2009 2000

Races in Nebraska (2009)

  • White alone - 1,496,386 (83.3%)
  • Hispanic - 149,822 (8.3%)
  • Black alone - 75,948 (4.2%)
  • Asian alone - 29,863 (1.7%)
  • Two or more races - 28,108 (1.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 12,808 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 2,732 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 955 (0.05%)

Races in Nebraska (2000)

  • White alone - 1,494,494 (87.3%)
  • Hispanic - 94,425 (5.5%)
  • Black alone - 67,537 (3.9%)
  • Asian alone - 21,677 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 17,696 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 13,460 (0.8%)
  • Other race alone - 1,327 (0.08%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 647 (0.04%)


English speakers - Total:

86.8% of residents of Omaha speak English at home.
9.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (44% speak English very well, 56% speak English less than very well).
4.0% of residents speak other language at home (55% speak English very well, 45% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Born in the United States:

94.6% of residents of Omaha speak English at home.
4.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English less than very well).
1.0% of residents speak other language at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Native, born elsewhere:

86.7% of residents of Omaha speak English at home.
8.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
4.3% of residents speak other language at home (51% speak English very well, 50% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Foreign born:

13.3% of residents of Omaha speak English at home.
55.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (21% speak English very well, 79% speak English less than very well).
31.2% of residents speak other language at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English less than very well).


White - Speak only English
Native:

97.4% (300,555)
Foreign born:

17.8% (2,579)
White - Speak another language
Native:

2.6% (8,077)
Foreign born:

82.2% (11,908)

Black or African American - Speak only English
Native:

96.0% (42,934)
Foreign born:

23.2% (803)
Black or African American - Speak another language
Native:

4.0% (1,791)
Foreign born:

76.8% (2,652)

American Indian / Alaska Native - Speak another language
Native:

10.6% (213)
Foreign born:

95.0% (202)

Asian - Speak only English
Native:

57.5% (568)
Foreign born:

18.3% (1,542)
Asian - Speak another language
Native:

42.5% (419)
Foreign born:

81.7% (6,871)

Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander - Speak another language
Native:

30.8% (65)
Foreign born:

100.0% (288)

Other race - Speak only English
Native:

16.8% (1,319)
Foreign born:

3.0% (447)
Other race - Speak another language
Native:

83.2% (6,542)
Foreign born:

97.0% (14,528)

Two or more races - Speak only English
Native:

91.1% (9,027)
Foreign born:

40.0% (279)
Two or more races - Speak another language
Native:

8.5% (845)
Foreign born:

57.5% (400)

White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak only English
Native:

98.0% (295,624)
Foreign born:

44.6% (2,134)
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak another language
Native:

2.0% (5,938)
Foreign born:

55.4% (2,654)

Hispanic or Latino - Speak only English
Native:

45.4% (7,858)
Foreign born:

2.6% (612)
Hispanic or Latino - Speak another language
Native:

54.6% (9,450)
Foreign born:

97.4% (23,277)

25,687 residents are foreign born , , (3.6% Latin America1.6% Asia0.9% Europe).

This city:  6.6%
Nebraska:  4.4%

Median age by place of birth - Omaha

Place of birth - Omaha
White

Place of birth - Omaha
Black or African American

Place of birth - Omaha
American Indian / Alaska Native

Place of birth - Omaha
Asian

Place of birth - Omaha
Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Place of birth - Omaha
Other race

Place of birth - Omaha
Two or more races

Place of birth - Omaha
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino

Place of birth - Omaha
Hispanic or Latino

Population born outside the United States - Omaha

Year of entry for the foreign-born population - Omaha

Year of entry for the foreign-born male population - Omaha

Year of entry for the foreign-born female population - Omaha

Place of birth by age - Omaha

Marital status for White (Caucasian) population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 36.8%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 9.4%
Females:
  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

82.5% (3,992)
Unmarried:

17.5% (849)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

40.7% (33,703)
Unmarried:

59.3% (49,174)
Marital status for Black or African American population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 56.6%
  • Now married: 29.4%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 8.2%
Females:
  • Never married: 53.2%
  • Now married: 21.7%
  • Separated: 5.7%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

19.7% (373)
Unmarried:

80.3% (1,521)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

23.7% (3,136)
Unmarried:

76.3% (10,112)
Marital status for American Indian / Alaska Native population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 44.6%
  • Now married: 38.3%
  • Separated: 12.2%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 39.5%
  • Now married: 36.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 19.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

32.0% (16)
Unmarried:

67.1% (33)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

31.3% (185)
Unmarried:

64.9% (384)
Marital status for Asian population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 54.2%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 3.6%
Females:
  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 6.6%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (259)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

60.8% (1,655)
Unmarried:

39.2% (1,066)
Marital status for Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 85.4%
  • Now married: 14.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 64.0%
  • Now married: 14.2%
  • Separated: 8.4%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

9.8% (19)
Unmarried:

90.2% (174)
Marital status for Other race population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 0.3%
  • Divorced: 5.9%
Females:
  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

59.7% (343)
Unmarried:

40.3% (232)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

54.6% (3,414)
Unmarried:

45.4% (2,841)
Marital status for Two or more races population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 61.0%
  • Now married: 29.0%
  • Separated: 6.2%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 3.7%
Females:
  • Never married: 54.0%
  • Now married: 18.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.5%
  • Divorced: 26.2%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

0.0% (0)
Unmarried:

100.0% (434)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

24.5% (613)
Unmarried:

75.5% (1,893)
Marital status for White alone, not Hispanic / Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 36.4%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 9.5%
Females:
  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

82.9% (3,512)
Unmarried:

17.1% (724)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

40.4% (32,156)
Unmarried:

59.6% (47,435)
Marital status for Hispanic or Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 40.8%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 4.5%
Females:
  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

63.6% (757)
Unmarried:

36.4% (434)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

49.9% (4,938)
Unmarried:

50.1% (4,948)

Ancestries in Omaha

  • German - 112,024 (28.7%)
  • Other - 98,838 (25.3%)
  • Irish - 62,455 (16.0%)
  • English - 33,296 (8.5%)
  • Czech - 18,902 (4.8%)
  • Italian - 18,716 (4.8%)
  • Polish - 18,447 (4.7%)
  • Swedish - 14,061 (3.6%)
  • United States - 13,521 (3.5%)
  • Danish - 11,367 (2.9%)
  • French - 9,878 (2.5%)
  • Norwegian - 9,233 (2.4%)
  • Dutch - 6,897 (1.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish - 5,565 (1.4%)
  • Scottish - 5,076 (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African - 3,252 (0.8%)
  • Russian - 2,487 (0.6%)
  • Welsh - 2,054 (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian - 1,761 (0.5%)
  • Arab - 1,574 (0.4%)
  • French Canadian - 1,542 (0.4%)
  • Swiss - 1,232 (0.3%)
  • Hungarian - 1,118 (0.3%)
  • Greek - 950 (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian - 469 (0.1%)
  • Portuguese - 312 (0.08%)
  • West Indian - 285 (0.07%)
  • Slovak - 232 (0.06%)

Geographical mobility - Same house 1 year ago (%)

  • White: 280,702 (82.0%)
  • Black or African American: 38,334 (73.1%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 1,660 (67.3%)
  • Asian: 5,051 (49.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 263 (52.7%)
  • Other race: 16,866 (64.7%)
  • Two or more races: 8,400 (66.3%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 263,585 (81.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 36,698 (76.2%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same county (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 38,900 (11.4%)
  • Black or African American: 11,664 (22.2%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 690 (28.0%)
  • Asian: 2,857 (28.0%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 164 (32.9%)
  • Other race: 5,969 (22.9%)
  • Two or more races: 3,294 (26.0%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 37,365 (11.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7,691 (16.0%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same state (%)

  • White: 11,564 (3.4%)
  • Black or African American: 964 (1.8%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 76 (3.1%)
  • Asian: 49 (0.5%)
  • Other race: 703 (2.7%)
  • Two or more races: 250 (2.0%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 11,062 (3.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1,359 (2.8%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from different state (%)

  • White: 9,766 (2.9%)
  • Black or African American: 1,475 (2.8%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 103 (4.2%)
  • Asian: 543 (5.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 30 (6.0%)
  • Other race: 1,750 (6.7%)
  • Two or more races: 629 (5.0%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 9,766 (3.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1,711 (3.6%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from abroad (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 1,508 (0.4%)
  • Asian: 1,719 (16.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 42 (8.4%)
  • Other race: 775 (3.0%)
  • Two or more races: 95 (0.7%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 934 (0.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 717 (1.5%)
Children Nativity - Omaha, NE
Under 6 years 6 to 17 years

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 21,512 • Foreign born: 0 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 4,057 • Foreign born: 659 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 1,831 • Foreign born: 0 )

Living with one parent:

14,983 Native

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 35,414 • Foreign born: 288 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 4,408 • Foreign born: 2,960 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 1,617 • Foreign born: 146 )

Living with one parent:

Native parent
( • Native: 19,168 • Foreign born: 4 )

Foreign-born parent
( • Native: 3,018 • Foreign born: 1,537 )


Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Regions

  • Asia: 8,060
  • Europe: 3,149
  • Eastern Asia: 2,696
  • South Central Asia: 2,534
  • Eastern Europe: 1,216
  • Western Europe: 1,060
  • Northern Europe: 528
  • Southern Europe: 345

Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Countries

  • India: 1,831
  • China: 1,207
  • Korea: 766
  • Germany: 645
  • Japan: 399
  • Taiwan: 263
  • England: 235
  • Lithuania: 220
  • Bangladesh: 210
  • Italy: 192
  • Ukraine: 172
  • Russia: 162
  • France: 141
  • Poland: 126
  • Netherlands: 123
  • Belarus: 91
  • Greece: 90
  • Hungary: 86
  • Afghanistan: 85
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: 79
  • Yugoslavia: 70
  • Ireland: 66
  • Hong Kong: 61
  • Belgium: 61
  • Czechoslovakia: 59
  • Romania: 57
  • Iran: 56
  • Norway: 55
  • Latvia: 53
  • Austria: 51
  • Spain: 48
  • Switzerland: 39
  • Scotland: 37
  • Moldova: 29
  • Sweden: 17
  • Other Southern Europe: 15
  • Serbia: 15
  • Croatia: 12
  • Denmark: 9

Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

75.2% (717)
60 years and over:

24.8% (237)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

53.9% (1,654)
60 years and over:

46.1% (1,415)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Black or African American:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

65.1% (880)
60 years and over:

35.4% (477)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

41.2% (100)
60 years and over:

57.6% (140)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - American Indian / Alaska Native:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

58.9% (18)
60 years and over:

28.4% (9)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

150.4% (28)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Asian:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

100.0% (12)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

100.0% (45)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Other race:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (32)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

67.0% (321)
60 years and over:

33.0% (158)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Two or more races:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (38)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

52.4% (54)
60 years and over:

47.6% (49)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White alone, not Hispanic / Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

74.4% (688)
60 years and over:

25.6% (237)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

53.1% (1,502)
60 years and over:

46.9% (1,325)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Hispanic or Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

92.8% (124)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

48.7% (469)
60 years and over:

46.8% (451)

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