The population of Wheeler
County, Nebraska decreased by 59 in 2013 bringing the total to
just 759 people living in 573 homes and apartments spread across
575 square miles. The new estimate moves Wheeler County to
number 19 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Wheeler
County have an annual income of $26391 which is $132 less than
the statewide average for Nebraska. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Wheeler County ranks number 44 for
highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $100400 compared to $181400
nationwide. 73.9% of housing units in Wheeler County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports 5%
of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.