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Ralston is a city in Douglas County, Nebraska,
United States. The population is 6,314 as of the 2000 census. Ralston
geographically surrounded by Omaha, Nebraska but is a separate city.
Since Ralston's population is below 10,000, state law technically
allows for Omaha to forcibly annex Ralston as they did with Elkhorn
in 2007, and Millard in 1971.
There is an agreement dating to the 1960s whereby Omaha will leave
Ralston as an independent city.
Early in the last century Ralston was a resort town with a 47 acre
lake located on the east end of the city. It was a popular destination
for Omaha's well to do. Some of the cabins still exist as houses on the
west end of the former lake. The lake was drained around World War II
and a golf course built. The golf course is now the site of new
The median income for a household in the city is $47,252, and the median income for a family is $58,360. Males have a median income of $35,898 versus $27,475 for females.
The per capita income for the city is $23,230. About 0.6% of families and 1.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 3.2% of those age 65 or over.
Ralston has a cost of living that is well below the national average.
The Ralston community has 6 elementary schools, 1 middle school, and 1 senior high school.Ralston Area Schools
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The racial makeup of the city is 94.96% White, 1.24% African American, 0.16% Native American, 1.16% Asian, Pacific Islander, 1.58% from other races, and 0.86% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.39% of the population.
There are 2,538 households out of which 32.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.8% are married couples living together, 9.1% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.1% are non-families. 27.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.46 and the average family size is 3.00.
In the city the population is spread out with 24.6% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 31.3% from 25 to 44, 24.1% from 45 to 64, and 11.4% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years.
For every 100 females there are 98.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.1 males.
*Charts current as of the 2010 census