Barneston, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 113 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.4%
 
Males: 55  (49.5%)
Females: 58  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  44.5 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68309, 68466.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $48,413 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Barneston:

$48,413
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,522 (it was $13,255 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $47,892 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Barneston:

$47,892
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $159,070; Detached houses: $161,626; Townhouses or other attached units: $160,120; In 2-unit structures: $185,419; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,245; Mobile homes: $32,151

Median gross rent in 2016: $728.

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    • 10489.7%White alone
    • 108.6%Hispanic
    • 21.7%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Barneston: 74.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (30.4%), German (21.7%), English (4.3%), Irish (4.3%), Welsh (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1203 feet

Land area: 0.24 square miles.

Population density: 478 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Barneston:

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Barneston village:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

2.0%
Nebraska:

6.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $303 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $695 (1.5%)

Barneston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (52.9 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (480.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Liberty, NE (2.3 miles) , Oketo, KS (2.5 miles) , Wymore, NE (2.7 miles ), Blue Springs, NE (2.8 miles ), Holmesville, NE (3.4 miles) , Odell, NE (3.5 miles ), Summerfield, KS (3.5 miles ), Burchard, NE (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 40.05 N, Longitude: 96.57 W

Area code: 402

Barneston household income distribution Barneston home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (26%)
  • Other services, except public administration (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Retail trade (39%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Transportation occupations (26%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Average climate in Barneston, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Barneston-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.1 miles away from the Barneston village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Barneston-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 67.5 miles away from the city center
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 223.3 miles away from Barneston center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 322.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 332.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 247.9 miles away from Barneston center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 124.9 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 Gage County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Barneston:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WYMORE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WYMORE, NE)
  • CAMBRIDGE PLACE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MARYSVILLE, KS)
  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; MARYSVILLE, KS)
  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LTCU (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MARYSVILLE, KS)
  • REGENCY PLACE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MARYSVILLE, KS)
  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE HHA (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MARYSVILLE, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Barneston:

  • Southeast Community College Area (about 53 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 54 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 55 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Kansas State University (about 60 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • Highland Community College (about 71 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Bellevue University (about 84 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Washburn University (about 85 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)

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Notable locations in Barneston: Farmers Co-operative Elevator (A), Barneston (B), Barneston Rural Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Barneston: Saint Joseph Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Gage County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.0%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.3%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Barneston village (based on Gage County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,04827
Evangelical Protestant4,80424
Catholic1,6315
Other2683
None6,560-
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: 4
Gage County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Gage County:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

8.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Gage County:

29.6%
Nebraska:

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

16.0%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.4%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Barneston:

50.9%
State:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Barneston:

19.9%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Barneston:

12.2%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

43.4%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Barneston:

56.7%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.8%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Barneston, NE Residents
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$562
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$337
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$165
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,064

Barneston government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($61.95)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($88.50)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($44.25)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($8.85)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($8.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($8.85)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($53.10)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($44.25)

Barneston government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $6,000 ($53.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($8.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($61.95)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($17.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $23,000 ($203.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($123.89)
    General Support: $5,000 ($44.25)
    All Other: $3,000 ($26.55)
  • Tax - Property: $8,000 ($70.80)
    NEC: $4,000 ($35.40)

Barneston government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($707.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($707.96)

Barneston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $105,000 ($929.20)

4.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,274 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
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  1.23% ($44,581 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, NE  0.46% ($24,205)
from Saline County, NE  0.33% ($22,250)


6.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,813 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
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 Lancaster County, NE  2.16% ($33,032 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.40% ($34,086)
to Jefferson County, NE  0.33% ($28,276)

Strongest AM radio stations in Barneston:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWBE (1450 AM; 1 kW; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Barneston:

  • KNDY-FM (95.5 FM; MARYSVILLE, KS; Owner: DIERKING COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUTT (99.5 FM; FAIRBURY, NE; Owner: SIEBERT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQIQ (88.3 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: SOUTHEAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Barneston:

  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K17CI (Channel 17; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Brad Hunsberger, South 36th Road 5 Miles South West Of Barneston Ne (Lat: 40.034028 Lon: -96.672194), Type: 71.6, Structure height: 31067 m, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 5742370464, Bhunsberger@horvathcommunications.Com, 312 WEST COLFAX AVENUE, Phone: (Hun) sbe-rger
  • Brad Hunsberger, South 36th Road 5 Miles South West Of Barneston Ne (Lat: 40.034028 Lon: -96.672194), Type: 71.6, Structure height: 31067 m, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 5742370464, Bhunsberger@horvathcommunications.Com, 312 WEST COLFAX AVENUE, Phone: (Hun) sbe-rger
  • Jennifer Sirovica, South 36th Road 5 Miles South West Of Barneston Ne (Lat: 40.034028 Lon: -96.672194), Type: 71.6, Structure height: 31067 m, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 5742370464, Bhunsberger@horvathcommunications.Com, 312 WEST COLFAX AVENUE, Phone: (Hun) sbe-rger

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (59%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Other fuel (9%)
  • Wood (7%)

Barneston compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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