Friend is located in east Nebraska. Friend is between the Saline, Fillmore, Seward county. Friend has 0.83 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Friend population is 1,162, which has shrunk 1.02% 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%. Friend median household income is $60,707 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 74.28% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 33.50% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Friend median house value is $97,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 34.91% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 47.84% and is lower 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 Friend is worse than the state average in quality. The Friend area code is 402.