Abie, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 68 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -37.0%
Males: 33  (48.5%)
Females: 35  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  31.6 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68001, 68014.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $64,708 (it was $25,417 in 2000)
Abie:

$64,708
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,136 (it was $12,470 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $41,469 (it was $36,700 in 2000)
Abie:

$41,469
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $43,510; Detached houses: $43,581
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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Abie: 74.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Czech (40.0%), German (21.2%), Irish (14.1%), English (11.8%), Italian (10.6%), United States (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1902

Elevation: 1440 feet

Land area: 0.11 square miles.

Population density: 620 people per square mile   (low).

Abie, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Abie:

  • High school or higher: 98.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Abie village:

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 75.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 3.8%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.9%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Abie, Nebraska as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Abie to the number of sex offenders is 68 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $654 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $662 (2.3%)

Abie satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (39.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (480.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bruno, NE (1.9 miles) , Linwood, NE (2.3 miles) , Octavia, NE (2.4 miles) , Prague, NE (2.8 miles ), Rogers, NE (3.0 miles) , Schuyler, NE (3.1 miles ), David City, NE (3.3 miles ), Brainard, NE (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 41.33 N, Longitude: 96.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

Abie household income distribution Abie home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.1%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+1.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (42%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (38%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Abie, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Abie-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.7 miles away from the Abie village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the village center injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Abie-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 140.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 235.0 miles away from Abie center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 727.9 miles away from Abie center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Butler County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Abie topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Abie:

  • ALEGENT HEALTH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SCHUYLER, NE)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - SCHUYLER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SCHUYLER, NE)
  • DAVID PLACE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DAVID CITY, NE)
  • BUTLER COUNTY HEALTH CARE CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; DAVID CITY, NE)
  • BIRCHWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NORTH BEND, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Abie:

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 38 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 38 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 40 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 50 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 51 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 52 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Creighton University (about 53 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

Public elementary/middle school in Abie:

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Notable locations in Abie: Abie Grain Company Elevator (A), Abie Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Butler County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Abie that have no violations reported:

  • ABIE, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.4%
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  55.9%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  17.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.9% of all households

Abie compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Nebraska average:

11.3

Abie travel time to work - commute Abie mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Abie village (based on Butler County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,65411
Mainline Protestant8007
Evangelical Protestant7664
None3,175-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Butler County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Butler County:

5.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

3.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Butler County:

29.3%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.7%
State:

12.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$125
Totals for Government 0$0 5$125

5.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,726 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lancaster County, NE  1.18% ($25,590 average AGI)
from Platte County, NE  1.18% ($33,462)
from Saunders County, NE  0.39% ($34,308)


7.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,280 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Platte County, NE  1.31% ($30,432 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  1.25% ($26,310)
to Seward County, NE  0.51% ($53,941)

Strongest AM radio stations in Abie:

  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KJSK (900 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Abie:

  • KZKX (96.9 FM; SEWARD, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KLIR (101.1 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KFMT-FM (105.5 FM; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOT (93.5 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRKR (95.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Abie:

  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K53GH (Channel 53; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: MARY E. HARDERS)
  • K40FH (Channel 46; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K28EN (Channel 28; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K28FS (Channel 28; FREMONT & OMAHA, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K47FK (Channel 39; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K49FP (Channel 49; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K52EX (Channel 52; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K55HX (Channel 55; COLUMBUS/FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K50EG (Channel 50; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 60Total average daily traffic
  • 60Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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