Bancroft, Nebraska

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Population in 2019: 466 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.4%
 
Males: 239  (51.3%)
Females: 227  (48.7%)
Median resident age:

45.9 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 68004.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $61,534 (it was $28,500 in 2000)
Bancroft:

$61,534
NE:

$63,229

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,816 (it was $17,244 in 2000)

Bancroft village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $79,145 (it was $43,200 in 2000)
Bancroft:

$79,145
NE:

$172,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $98,650; detached houses: $98,788

Median gross rent in 2019: $765.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bancroft: 73.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.6%
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  • Races in Bancroft, NE (2019)
    • 45498.3%White alone
    • 30.6%Two or more races
    • 20.4%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bancroft, Nebraska as of April 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bancroft is 556 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (64.8%), Irish (12.7%), American (4.7%), Czech (4.2%), Swedish (3.4%), Danish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1340 feet

Land area: 0.37 square miles.

Population density: 1,271 people per square mile   (low).

Bancroft, Nebraska map

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Nebraska:

4.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,378 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $987 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (34.9 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (59.5 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (457.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Rosalie, NE (2.1 miles),
Lyons, NE (2.7 miles ),
Pender, NE (3.1 miles ),
Walthill, NE (3.2 miles ),
Macy, NE (3.6 miles ),
Thurston, NE (3.6 miles),
Oakland, NE (3.7 miles ),
Beemer, NE (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.01 N, Longitude: 96.57 W

Area code: 402

Distribution of median household income in Bancroft, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Bancroft, NE in 2019
Bancroft satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $249,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Bancroft, NE residents
Average permit cost in Bancroft, NE
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

1.8%
Nebraska:

2.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +24 (+4.8%).
Most common industries in Bancroft, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Truck transportation (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (10.9%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Machinery (5.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Social assistance (7.5%)
  • Food (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Bancroft, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.6%)
  • Child care workers (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)

Average climate in Bancroft, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bancroft, Nebraska average temperatures Bancroft, Nebraska average precipitation Bancroft, Nebraska humidity Bancroft, Nebraska wind speed Bancroft, Nebraska snowfall Bancroft, Nebraska sunshine Bancroft, Nebraska clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Bancroft-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/15/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the Bancroft village center injured 33 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 tornado 23.8 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bancroft-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 273% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 386.8 miles away from Bancroft center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 129.7 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 209.1 miles away from Bancroft center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 244.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 254.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cuming County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 9, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bancroft topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bancroft:

  • LOGAN VALLEY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LYONS, NE)
  • LEGACY GARDEN REHABILITATION AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PENDER, NE)
  • COLONIAL HAVEN (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BEEMER, NE)
  • WEST POINT LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WEST POINT, NE)
  • ST. FRANCIS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; WEST POINT, NE)
  • ST FRANCIS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; WEST POINT, NE)
  • OAKLAND HEIGHTS (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; OAKLAND, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bancroft:

  • Wayne State College (about 28 miles; Wayne, NE; Full-time enrollment: 3,121)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 35 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Northeast Community College (about 43 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of South Dakota (about 57 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 59 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 60 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 61 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)

Public high school in Bancroft:

  • BANCROFT-ROSALIE JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 708 MAIN ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Bancroft:

  • BANCROFT-ROSALIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 708 MAIN ST, Grades: PK-6)

Library in Bancroft:

  • BANCROFT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $21,018; Location: 103 E. POPLAR; 7,969 books; 178 audio materials; 268 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 20 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bancroft: Farmers Elevator Company Incorporated Elevator (A), Bancroft Park Campground (B), John G Neihardt Center (C), Bancroft Police Department (D), Bancroft Public Library (E), Bancroft Rural Volunteer Fire and Rescue (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bancroft include: Presbyterian Church (A), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (B), Holy Cross Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Bancroft include: John G Neihardt Center Historical Marker (1), John G Neihardt Study Historical Marker (2), John G Neihardt State Historic Site (3), Bancroft Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Nebraska State - Bancroft- Neihardt CNTR John G- NEBR State Historical Soc (Museums; 306 West Elm).

Cuming 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 Bancroft and their reported violations in the past:

BANCROFT, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-17-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-28-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-15-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-28-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-18-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-17-2008)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

65.2%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

3.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Bancroft (2011 data):

  • First Community Bank: Bancroft Branch at N Main Street, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/14: Bank assets: $121.2 mil, Deposits: $103.3 mil, headquarters in Beemer, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Beemer Corporation
  • The First National Bank of Bancroft: The First National Bank Of Bancroft at 301 Main Street, branch established on 1884/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $19.9 mil, Deposits: $16.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Bancroft:

Marital status in Bancroft, NE
  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

For population 25 years and over in Bancroft:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Nebraska average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Bancroft
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bancroft, NE (based on Cuming County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7908
Evangelical Protestant2,97412
Mainline Protestant1,4198
Other42
None952-
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: 3
Cuming County:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Here:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Cuming County:

10.73 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.2%
State:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.1%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cuming County:

16.7%
Nebraska:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bancroft:

48.0%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.4%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.9%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bancroft:

12.8%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bancroft:

6.9
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.8%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Bancroft:

50.2%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Bancroft:

72.2%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bancroft, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$1,504$9,0240$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,600$31,2000$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,983$35,7960$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$900
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,300
Water Supply 0$0 1$2,600
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$6,012
Totals for Government 4$7,087$21,26110$10,812

Bancroft government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $35,000 ($75.11)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($15.02)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($10.73)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($10.73)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($10.73)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($8.58)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($6.44)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($2.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($2.15)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $57,000 ($122.32)
    Regular Highways: $51,000 ($109.44)
    Police Protection: $47,000 ($100.86)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($94.42)
    Sewerage: $43,000 ($92.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $43,000 ($92.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000 ($79.40)
    Water Utilities: $37,000 ($79.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $30,000 ($64.38)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($25.75)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($19.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($130.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $4,000 ($8.58)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $193,000 ($414.16)

Bancroft government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $72,000 ($154.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($68.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($17.17)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $32,000 ($68.67)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($12.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($120.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $58,000 ($124.46)
    General Local Government Support: $30,000 ($64.38)
  • Tax - Property: $82,000 ($175.97)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $55,000 ($118.03)

Bancroft government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,665,000 ($3572.96)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,530,000 ($3283.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $180,000 ($386.27)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,000 ($96.57)

Bancroft government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $295,000 ($633.05)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bancroft:

  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KMNS (620 AM; 1 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTCH (1590 AM; 3 kW; WAYNE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bancroft:

  • KZSR (102.3 FM; ONAWA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KGLI (95.5 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KWPN-FM (107.9 FM; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWIT (90.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMM. COLLEGE)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KSUX (105.7 FM; WINNEBAGO, NE; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KKMA (99.5 FM; LE MARS, IA; Owner: POWELL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKYY (101.3 FM; WHITING, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KTFC (103.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KAYA (91.3 FM; HUBBARD, NE; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Bancroft:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

Bancroft fatal accident list:

May 26, 2002 11:40 PM, Sr-16, Lat: 42.017156, Lon: -96.575165, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 43.9mTotal length
  • 4,820Total average daily traffic
  • 220Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,388Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bancroft, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 72000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bancroft, NE

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Justin D Dehnert, Ne7005 Bancroft (Lat: 42.004722 Lon: -96.572500), Type: 90.6, Structure height: 31039 m, Overall height: 90.6 m, Registrant: 1 Source Towers, LLC, Justin@1swllc.Com, , New P-ort Richey, Phone: (813) 527-3830
  • Justin D Dehnert, Ne7005 Bancroft (Lat: 42.004722 Lon: -96.572500), Type: 90.6, Structure height: 31039 m, Overall height: 90.6 m, Registrant: 1 Source Towers, LLC, Justin@1swllc.Com, , New P-ort Richey, Phone: (813) 527-3830
  • Christophe Le Scanve, Xxxx Main Street (Lat: 42.004861 Lon: -96.572389), Type: 93.8, Structure height: 31039 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Alltel Corporation, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Christophe Le Scanve, Xxxx Main Street (Lat: 42.004861 Lon: -96.572389), Type: 93.8, Structure height: 31039 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Alltel Corporation, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Christophe Le Scanve, Xxxx Main Street (Lat: 42.004861 Lon: -96.572389), Type: 93.8, Structure height: 31039 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Alltel Corporation, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 2081 Hwy 16 (Lat: 42.017250 Lon: -96.578000), Type: Mast, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WPUB968,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.635 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2002, Expiration Date: 01/31/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2012, Certifier: Lowell Nolting, Registrant: Haug Communications Inc, Rr 3, Box 9, Seneca, KS 66538, Phone: (785) 336-3579, Fax: (785) 336-3400, Email:
  • Lat: 41.971500 Lon: -96.594417, Call Sign: WQUZ573,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.730 MHz, Grant Date: 12/01/2014, Expiration Date: 12/01/2024, Certifier: Tracy Osten, Registrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7002 Graham Rd Suite 219, Indianapolis, IN 46220, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Substation 54 8, Lat: 42.032500 Lon: -96.690556, Type: Upole, Structure height: 19.7 m, Call Sign: WQPJ695,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 06/06/2022, Certifier: Elwood Moore, Registrant: Cuming County Public Power District, 500 S Main St, West Point, NE 68788, Phone: (402) 372-2463, Fax: (402) 372-5832, Email:
  • Substation 54 11, Lat: 42.016111 Lon: -96.573333, Type: Upole, Structure height: 19.7 m, Call Sign: WQPJ695,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 06/06/2022, Certifier: Elwood Moore, Registrant: Cuming County Public Power District, 500 S Main St, West Point, NE 68788, Phone: (402) 372-2463, Fax: (402) 372-5832, Email:
  • Bancroft Rptr CPE, Lat: 42.004167 Lon: -96.572222, Type: Upole, Structure height: 18.2 m, Call Sign: WQPJ695,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 06/06/2022, Certifier: Elwood Moore, Registrant: Cuming County Public Power District, 500 S Main St, West Point, NE 68788, Phone: (402) 372-2463, Fax: (402) 372-5832, Email:
  • Bancroft Rptr BS, Lat: 42.004167 Lon: -96.572222, Type: Upole, Structure height: 18.2 m, Call Sign: WQPJ695,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 06/06/2022, Certifier: Elwood Moore, Registrant: Cuming County Public Power District, 500 S Main St, West Point, NE 68788, Phone: (402) 372-2463, Fax: (402) 372-5832, Email:
  • ZOBELTOWER, 1657 21st Rd (Lat: 41.968972 Lon: -96.635361), Type: Silo, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WRJZ772, Licensee ID: L01700638,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/26/2020, Expiration Date: 11/26/2030, Certifier: Craig Schmaderer, Registrant: Skywave Wireless, Inc., 121 South Main Street, West Point, NE 68788, Phone: (402) 372-1975, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N6TNT, Licensee ID: L00343175, Grant Date: 05/13/1998, Expiration Date: 05/13/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2010, Certifier: John A Bassett Jr, Registrant: John A Bassett Jr, 711 Vine St, Bancroft, NE 68004
  • Call Sign: WB6IGS, Licensee ID: L00343176, Grant Date: 01/12/2006, Expiration Date: 04/10/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2018, Certifier: John A Bassett, Registrant: John A Bassett, 711 Vine Box 106, Bancroft, NE 68004

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2035U , Serial Number: 28-7415467, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 04/02/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 09/14/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Dallas G Breitbarth, 1494 T Rd, Bancroft, NE 68004
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55808 , Serial Number: 287305416, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 05/31/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 10/07/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Michael Oltrogge, 4028 Elm Rd, Bancroft, NE 68004
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6825F , Serial Number: 15063425, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/15/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 10/08/1985
    Registrant (Individual): Kay L Luedke, 2238 O Rd, Bancroft, NE 68004
  • Aircraft: SIXCHUTER SR7 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7228C , Serial Number: SR7DE-2971, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 11/01/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin L Tonjes, 1899 23rd Rd, Bancroft, NE 68004
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84506 , Serial Number: 7AC-3207, Year manufactured: 1946, Certificate Issue Date: 03/18/2014
    Registrant (LLC): Jjbk LLC, 2257 Q Rd, Bancroft, NE 68004

Most common first names in Bancroft, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1780.5 years
Anna1084.3 years
Elmer878.1 years
John880.2 years
Louis880.3 years
Bertha783.0 years
Edward779.4 years
Arthur778.9 years
Frank778.6 years
Martin783.4 years
Most common last names in Bancroft, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Buchholz1383.8 years
Sorensen1078.9 years
Anderson980.3 years
Gatzemeyer984.1 years
Mackey885.2 years
Munderloh878.5 years
Abendroth784.0 years
Hermelbracht773.4 years
Nelson778.3 years
Bargmann773.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bancroft, NE
  • 70.8%Utility gas
  • 28.0%Electricity
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bancroft, NE
  • 75.0%Utility gas
  • 25.0%Electricity


Bancroft compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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