Brown County is located in north-central Nebraska. The County Seat is Ainsworth and the largest city is Ainsworth. The Official Web Site is located at https://brown.gisworkshop.com/ . The 2014 population estimate is 2,941 and the 2010 census population was 3,143. The land area is 1,221.33 square miles and there are 2.6 persons per square mile.
98.1% of the population is White, 0.2% is Black or African American, 1.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.2% is Asian, 0.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.1% is two or more races. 91.2% have a high school degree or higher, and 21.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $58,900, there are 1,544 households, an average of 2.02 persons per household. The per capita income is $21,843, the median household income is $33,647, and 15.6% of the persons in Brown County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was unavailable. Retail sales (in $1000) were $48,132, and sales per capita were $15,169.
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