Dawson is located in east Nebraska. Dawson is part of Richardson County. Dawson has 0.21 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Dawson population is 116, which has shrunk 44.50% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Dawson median household income is $34,750 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 7.33% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 33.50% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Dawson median house value is $31,900 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -82.29% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 47.84% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Dawson is close to the state average in quality. The Dawson area code is 402.