Alliance, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 8,164 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.9%
 
Males: 4,182  (51.2%)
Females: 3,982  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 69301.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,447 (it was $39,408 in 2000)
Alliance:

$57,447
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,412 (it was $18,584 in 2000)

Alliance city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $108,097 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Alliance:

$108,097
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $129,198; detached houses: $134,042; townhouses or other attached units: $142,250; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $164,777; mobile homes: $93,683

Median gross rent in 2017: $592.

March 2019 cost of living index in Alliance: 74.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.2%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for Black residents, 12.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.4% for American Indian residents, 13.9% for other race residents, 72.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Alliance, NE (2017)
    • 6,55877.1%White alone
    • 1,32815.6%Hispanic
    • 3073.6%American Indian alone
    • 1902.2%Two or more races
    • 660.8%Black alone
    • 250.3%Asian alone
    • 250.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Alliance detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Alliance, Nebraska as of January 22, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Alliance is 343 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Alliance by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(94.0)
6
(70.6)
3
(35.2)
6
(70.3)
3
(36.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(11.9)
5
(59.7)
1
(12.4)
6
(75.3)
5
(62.3)
1
(12.5)
2
(23.3)
1
(11.8)
2
(23.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
25
(297.4)
12
(143.3)
30
(372.5)
23
(288.8)
21
(261.7)
15
(187.4)
22
(256.8)
11
(129.3)
18
(211.7)
8
(93.8)
15
(175.8)
6
(73.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(380.7)
28
(334.3)
34
(422.2)
14
(175.8)
24
(299.1)
31
(387.3)
53
(618.7)
57
(669.8)
44
(517.5)
32
(375.2)
32
(375.0)
32
(394.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
91
(1,083)
133
(1,588)
131
(1,627)
131
(1,645)
114
(1,421)
114
(1,424)
106
(1,237)
76
(893.1)
122
(1,435)
138
(1,618)
61
(714.9)
90
(1,108)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(142.8)
6
(71.6)
10
(124.2)
9
(113.0)
8
(99.7)
9
(112.4)
6
(70.0)
3
(35.3)
10
(117.6)
1
(11.7)
8
(93.8)
8
(98.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(71.4)
8
(95.5)
7
(86.9)
2
(25.1)
1
(12.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
1
(11.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)144.4148.8182.8192.6156.8134.3180.1190.0208.9138.8157.3124.1

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City-data.com crime index in Alliance, NE

Crime rate in Alliance detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 25 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Nebraska average:

1.90
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Ancestries: German (31.6%), American (10.2%), Irish (6.5%), English (4.4%), Polish (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1888

Elevation: 3960 feet

Land area: 4.77 square miles.

Population density: 1,712 people per square mile   (low).

Alliance, Nebraska map

179 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.5% Asia, 0.2% Africa).

This city:

2.1%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,056 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,413 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (119.8 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (189.7 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (724.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Berea, NE (3.1 miles),
Hemingford, NE (4.3 miles ),
Bridgeport, NE (5.7 miles ),
Bayard, NE (5.8 miles ),
Broadwater, NE (5.9 miles),
McGrew, NE (6.1 miles),
Minatare, NE (6.2 miles ),
Melbeta, NE (6.3 miles)

Latitude: 42.10 N, Longitude: 102.87 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +359 (+4.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,363 (81.7%)

Area code: 308

Distribution of median household income in Alliance, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in Alliance, NE in 2017
Alliance satellite photo by USGS

Alliance tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $80,900
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,800
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,600
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $176,500
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $244,900
  • 2008: 25 buildings, average cost: $144,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $327,300
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $750,000
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $182,700
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $310,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Alliance, NE residents
Average permit cost in Alliance, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Historical population in Alliance, NE
Historical housing units in Alliance, NE
Most common industries in Alliance, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Rail transportation (21.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.3%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Rail transportation (32.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (2.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Educational services (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.1%)
  • Rail transportation (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Alliance, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Rail and water transportation workers (11.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Rail and water transportation workers (16.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.2%)

Average climate in Alliance, Nebraska

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Tornado activity:

Alliance-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.6 miles away from the Alliance city center killed 2 people and injured 29 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.9 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alliance-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 426.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 139.6 miles away from Alliance center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 568.4 miles away from Alliance center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 213.1 miles away from Alliance center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 214.7 miles away from Alliance center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 433.3 miles away from Alliance center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Box Butte County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alliance topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Alliance:

  • BOX BUTTE GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, P O BOX 810, 2101 BOX BUTTE AVE)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - ALLIANCE (P O BOX 970, 1016 EAST 6TH STREET)
  • HIGHLAND PARK CARE CENTER (P O BOX 950, 1633 SWEETWATER)

Airports and heliports located in Alliance:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alliance:

  • Chadron State College (about 51 miles; Chadron, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 121 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 138 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • University of Wyoming (about 150 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 150 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 152 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Aims Community College (about 153 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)

Public high school in Alliance:

Public elementary/middle schools in Alliance:

Private elementary/middle school in Alliance:

  • ST AGNES ACADEMY (Students: 147, Location: 1104 CHEYENNE AVE, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in Alliance:

  • ALLIANCE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $325,209; Location: 1750 SWEETWATER AVENUE; 42,154 books; 2,375 e-books; 3,610 audio materials; 1,314 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 102 print serial subscriptions; 9 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Alliance: Jensens Wheel In Camper Court (A), Sunset Motel and RV Park (B), Alliance (C), Kelley Bean Company Incorporated Elevator (D), Sallows Arboretum and Conservatory (E), Alliance Speedway (F), Sandhills Drive-In Theater (G), Alliance Police Department (H), Alliance Fire Department (I), Box Butte County Courthouse (J), Box Butte County Sheriffs Office (K), Knight Museum of the High Plains Heritage (L), Alliance Public Library (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Alliance include: Alliance Berean Church (A), Presbyterian Church (B), Spanish Assembly of God Church (C), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D), Episcopal Evangelical Free Church (E), Alliance Christian Church (F), Alliance Baptist Church (G), Panhandle Church of Christ (H), Calvary Assembly of God Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Alliance include: Sudman Field (1), Knight Park (2), Bulldog Stadium (3), Laing Park (4), Central Park (5), Hal Murray Softball Complex (6), Bower Park (7), Bower-Shankland Field (8), Burlington Locomotive 719 Historical Marker (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Alliance City - Knight Museum (908 Yellowstone Avenue).

Hotels: Super 8 Motel (West Highway 2), McCarrollS Motel (Bv) (1028 E 3rd St), U S Contract (2917 West Lakefield Drive), Days Inn of Alliance (117 Cody Avenue), Rainbow Lodge (614 West 3rd Street), Sunset Motel & RV Park (1210 East US Highway 2), Days Inn Alliance (117 Cody Avenue), West Way Motel & Restaurant (1207 West 3rd Street).

Courts: Box Butte County - Alliance- District Court Clerk (510 Box Butte Avenue), Box Butte County - Alliance- District Court Reporter (510 Box Butte Avenue).

Birthplace of: James Emanuel - Poet and scholar, Ronald L. Coker - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Chuck Hayward - Stunt performer, LeRoy J. Louden - Politician, Mike Gloor - Politician, Tony Wilbrand - College basketball player (Nebraska Cornhuskers).

Box Butte County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alliance and their reported violations in the past:

ALLIANCE, CITY OF (Population served: 8,500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-11-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-11-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-17-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-01-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-17-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-01-2008)
  • 4 other older health violations
FRONTIER MART (Serves WY, Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (SEP-05-2014)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.0%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Alliance in 2010:

  • 117 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Alliance in 2000:

  • 134 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in religious group quarters
  • 14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Alliance (2011 data):

  • Bank of the West: Alliance Branch at 224 Box Butte Avenue, branch established on 1919/07/14; Alliance Drive Up Branch at 120 West 2nd Street, branch established on 1964/02/03. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Alliance Branch at 1204 West Third Street, branch established on 1979/01/25. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First National Bank: Alliance Branch at 124 West Third Street, branch established on 1888/04/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $433.4 mil, Deposits: $382.5 mil, headquarters in North Platte, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Lauritzen Corporation
  • Great Western Bank: Alliance Office at 423 West 3rd Street, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited

For population 15 years and over in Alliance:

Marital status in Alliance, NE
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Alliance:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Alliance
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Alliance, NE (based on Box Butte County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,3012
Mainline Protestant1,8599
Evangelical Protestant1,1569
Other2522
None5,740-
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: 5
Box Butte County:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Here:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Box Butte County:

13.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Box Butte County:

8.5%
State:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.5%
State:

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

13.4%
Nebraska:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Alliance:

47.4%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.2%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Alliance:

28.7
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.2%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Alliance:

10.5%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.0%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Alliance:

77.2%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alliance, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 15$71,639$57,3110$0
Parks and Recreation 9$34,968$46,6245$6,455
Police - Other 7$19,293$33,0741$2,033
Water Supply 7$23,939$41,0380$0
Electric Power 7$31,605$54,1801$354
Financial Administration 7$25,595$43,8774$5,104
Solid Waste Management 6$19,709$39,4180$0
Other Government Administration 5$28,609$68,6620$0
Other and Unallocable 5$17,743$42,5831$1,003
Streets and Highways 5$15,721$37,7300$0
Local Libraries 3$11,229$44,9168$4,271
Firefighters 3$11,355$45,4200$0
Airports 2$8,700$52,2000$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$7,245$43,4700$0
Fire - Other 1$6,993$83,9160$0
Sewerage 1$3,496$41,9520$0
Transit 1$2,697$32,36410$7,954
Totals for Government 86$340,536$47,51730$27,174

Alliance government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Air Transportation: $7,520,000 ($921.12)
    Regular Highways: $1,479,000 ($181.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $771,000 ($94.44)
    Electric Utilities: $650,000 ($79.62)
    Libraries: $257,000 ($31.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $200,000 ($24.50)
    Central Staff Services: $49,000 ($6.00)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($4.65)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($2.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($1.71)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($0.98)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $11,238,000 ($1376.53)
    General - Other: $2,406,000 ($294.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,651,000 ($202.23)
    Regular Highways: $1,637,000 ($200.51)
    Police Protection: $1,567,000 ($191.94)
    Central Staff Services: $1,270,000 ($155.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,228,000 ($150.42)
    Water Utilities: $1,101,000 ($134.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,002,000 ($122.73)
    Financial Administration: $977,000 ($119.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $833,000 ($102.03)
    Libraries: $550,000 ($67.37)
    Air Transportation: $420,000 ($51.45)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $320,000 ($39.20)
    Transit Utilities: $313,000 ($38.34)
    Sewerage: $251,000 ($30.74)
    General Public Buildings: $195,000 ($23.89)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $67,000 ($8.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $625,000 ($76.56)
    Sewerage: $445,000 ($54.51)
    Police Protection: $332,000 ($40.67)
    Regular Highways: $220,000 ($26.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $212,000 ($25.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $130,000 ($15.92)
    Central Staff Services: $68,000 ($8.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $58,000 ($7.10)
    Financial Administration: $52,000 ($6.37)
    Air Transportation: $50,000 ($6.12)
    Libraries: $19,000 ($2.33)
    General Public Building: $10,000 ($1.22)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($0.98)
    Transit Utilities: $8,000 ($0.98)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,671,000 ($1552.06)

Alliance government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $625,000 ($76.56)
    Sewerage: $419,000 ($51.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $363,000 ($44.46)
    Air Transportation: $227,000 ($27.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,902,000 ($845.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,173,000 ($388.66)
    Interest Earnings: $253,000 ($30.99)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $15,059,000 ($1844.56)
    Water Utilities: $1,651,000 ($202.23)
    Transit Utilities: $53,000 ($6.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $893,000 ($109.38)
    General Local Government Support: $350,000 ($42.87)
    Other: $193,000 ($23.64)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,975,000 ($241.92)
    Property: $1,672,000 ($204.80)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,220,000 ($149.44)

Alliance government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,500,000 ($306.22)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,095,000 ($256.61)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,670,000 ($204.56)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,265,000 ($154.95)

Alliance government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,630,000 ($1547.04)
Businesses in Alliance, NE
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
FedEx1Pizza Hut1
Ford1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Safeway1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
Kmart1UPS2
La-Z-Boy1Vons1
Lane Furniture1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Alliance:

  • KCOW (1400 AM; 1 kW; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KNEB (960 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: PANHANDLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOLT (1320 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alliance:

  • K296DS (107.1 FM; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: JAMES AND SUSAN NOGA)
  • KTNE-FM (91.1 FM; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KPNY (102.1 FM; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: HALSTEAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAQ (105.9 FM; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KQSK (97.5 FM; CHADRON, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alliance:

  • K23EU (Channel 31; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BROADAHL)
  • K33EM (Channel 33; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K65GE (Channel 65; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • KDUH-TV (Channel 4; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KTNE-TV (Channel 13; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Alliance: Ronald L. Coker.

Alliance fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Alliance fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 16.8mTotal length
  • 15,270Total average daily traffic
  • 1,350Total average daily truck traffic
  • 20,964Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Alliance)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Alliance, NE)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Alliance)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Alliance)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 42 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2016 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2016 the average number of fire incidents per year is 34. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 82 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Alliance, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (56.4%), and Structure Fires (28.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Alliance, NE
    • 28756.4%Outside Fires
    • 14428.3%Structure Fires
    • 7013.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 81.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alliance, NE

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Alliance, Nebraska:

  • Quality Inn, 1420 W 3RD St, Alliance, Nebraska 69301 , Phone: (308) 762-7600, Fax: (308) 762-6468
  • Holiday Inn Express Alliance, 1630 Holsten Dr, Alliance, Nebraska 69301 , Phone: (308) 761-0970
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Alliance, Nebraska
Most common first names in Alliance, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7978.0 years
William6379.9 years
Mary5981.8 years
Robert3872.4 years
Helen3785.3 years
Charles3778.8 years
James3673.9 years
George3579.3 years
Margaret3382.5 years
Anna3185.7 years
Most common last names in Alliance, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3880.3 years
Smith2482.2 years
Miller2085.9 years
Hashman1982.4 years
Jensen1874.0 years
Mundt1876.0 years
Walker1781.6 years
Nelson1682.3 years
Taylor1578.3 years
Wright1379.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alliance, NE
  • 73.9%Utility gas
  • 23.0%Electricity
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.7%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alliance, NE
  • 58.5%Electricity
  • 39.2%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Alliance compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Alliance on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2021.