Chase County is located in southwest Nebraska. The County Seat is Imperial and the largest city is Imperial. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.chase.ne.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 3,978 and the 2010 census population was 3,966. The land area is 894.42 square miles and there are 4.4 persons per square mile.
98.4% of the population is White, 0.2% is Black or African American, 12.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.1% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.8% is two or more races. 90.8% have a high school degree or higher, and 18.2% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $86,000, there are 1,697 households, an average of 2.30 persons per household. The per capita income is $28,241, the median household income is $45,610, and 12.8% of the persons in Chase County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 531. Retail sales (in $1000) were $60,445, and sales per capita were $16,394.
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