Basic information about the Dawes County
The Dawes County is located in the state of Nebraska. This county occupies 1402 square miles, with 5 square miles being water areas. There are 9.182 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Dawes County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (89.39%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (3.94%) and Two or More races (2.54%). There are 3.684 households in the county, while 57,22% of them are family households and 42,78% represent non family households. There are 3 cities and towns in Dawes County. The most populated city is Chadron city and the smallest town or village is Whitney village.