Bennington, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 1,482 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: +58.2%
Males: 674  (45.5%)
Females: 808  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  34.8 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68007.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $74,848 (it was $47,067 in 2000)
Bennington:

$74,848
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $32,619 (it was $20,416 in 2000)

Bennington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $205,746 (it was $98,900 in 2000)
Bennington:

$205,746
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $205,932; Detached houses: $207,517; Townhouses or other attached units: $186,414; In 2-unit structures: $159,285; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $135,002; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $233,999; Mobile homes: $37,321; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2016: $766.

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  • Races in Bennington, NE (2010)

    Bennington races chart
    • 1,39595.7%White alone
    • 271.9%Hispanic
    • 141.0%Two or more races
    • 120.8%Black alone
    • 50.3%Other race alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bennington: 89.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Bennington, NE City Guides:

Ancestries: German (51.8%), American (8.6%), English (3.7%), Irish (3.4%), Italian (3.4%), European (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 0.39 square miles.

Population density: 3,841 people per square mile   (average).

Bennington,NE real estate house value index trend

Bennington, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Bennington:

  • High school or higher: 95.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bennington city:

  • Never married: 25.5%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Nebraska:

6.7%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Bennington, Nebraska as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Bennington to the number of sex offenders is 547 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $4,301 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,367 (2.0%)

Bennington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (10.4 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (439.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Washington, NE (1.9 miles) , Boys Town, NE (2.7 miles ), Elkhorn, NE (2.7 miles ), Kennard, NE (2.8 miles ), King Lake, NE (2.9 miles ), Waterloo, NE (3.0 miles ), Fort Calhoun, NE (3.0 miles ), Omaha, NE (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $16,900

Latitude: 41.37 N, Longitude: 96.16 W

Area code: 402

Bennington household income distribution Bennington home values distribution

Crime rates in Bennington (2009):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 5 burglaries (494.6 per 100,000)
  • 4 thefts (395.6 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 50.4 (higher means more crime, US average = 279.7)

Crime rates in Bennington (2010):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 11 thefts (1,069.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 42.8 (higher means more crime, US average = 266.4)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Nebraska average:

1.62
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Bennington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bennington, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Bennington city center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 tornado 14.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bennington-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 73% 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 170.9 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 257.0 miles away from Bennington center
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 59.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.9 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 106.7 miles away from Bennington center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 297.7 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 Douglas County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bennington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bennington:

  • FREEDOM IN HOME SERVICES, LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • COMPER CARE REHAB, INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • DIALYSIS CLINICS, INC - WEST OMAHA (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF ELKHORN (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELKHORN, NE)
  • ZUTAN HOME HEALTHCARE INCORPORATED (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • OMAHA WEST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ELKHORN, NE)

airports located in Bennington:

Amtrak station near Bennington:

  • 15 miles: OMAHA (1003 S. 9TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Operable nuclear power plant near Bennington:

  • 10 miles: Fort Calhoun in Fort Calhoun, NE.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bennington:

  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 11 miles; Omaha, NE; Full-time enrollment: 12,073)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 12 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 13 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Creighton University (about 13 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Bellevue University (about 20 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 20 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 45 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public high school in Bennington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bennington:

  • BENNINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 391, Location: 11620 N 156TH ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • PINE CREEK ELEMENTARY (Location: 7801 N HWS CLEVELAND BLVD, Grades: PK-6)
  • HERITAGE ELEMENTARY (Location: 9950 ROSEWATER PARKWAY, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Bennington

Library in Bennington:

  • BENNINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $101,456; Location: 15505 WAREHOUSE STREET; 22,754 books; 723 audio materials; 653 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 23 print serial subscriptions)

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Church in Bennington: Saint Johns Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Hanover Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 87.6. This is about average.

City:

87.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.196. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.196
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.44. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.44
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.81
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0298. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.9%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.8%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.3%
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: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Bennington (2011 data):

  • Bank of Bennington: Bank Of Bennington at 12212 North 156th Street, branch established on 1928/01/28; Mobile Branch at 12212 N 156th Street, branch established on 2009/11/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $58.4 mil, Deposits: $52.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Hilltop Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bennington city (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic123,96250
Evangelical Protestant64,801176
Mainline Protestant52,10597
Other20,61355
Black Protestant12,66439
Orthodox8355
None242,130-
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: 78
Douglas County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Douglas County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 154
Douglas County:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 392
Here:

7.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

26.7%
Nebraska:

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

13.5%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.0%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bennington:

53.7%
State:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Bennington:

28.6
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bennington:

19.1%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bennington:

7.1%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bennington:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.7%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Bennington:

60.8%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Bennington:

80.9%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bennington, 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
Other Government Administration 2$6,058$36,3481$2,634
Police Protection - Officers 6$18,402$36,8048$5,065
Streets and Highways 2$3,756$22,5360$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$888
Local Libraries 2$5,268$31,6085$3,682
Totals for Government 12$33,484$33,48415$12,269

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $69,000 ($46.56)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($14.17)
    Housing & Community Development: $12,000 ($8.10)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($74.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $106,000 ($71.52)
    Police Protection: $88,000 ($59.38)
    Fire Protection: $59,000 ($39.81)
    Regular Highways: $56,000 ($37.79)
    Financial Administration: $46,000 ($31.04)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($6.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $26,000 ($17.54)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($13.50)
    General Public Building: $4,000 ($2.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $218,000 ($147.10)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $126,000 ($85.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($15.52)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $14,000 ($9.45)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $91,000 ($61.40)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($5.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($74.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $55,000 ($37.11)
    General Support: $38,000 ($25.64)
    All Other: $24,000 ($16.19)
  • Tax - Property: $172,000 ($116.06)
    Total General Sales: $96,000 ($64.78)
    Public Utilities: $88,000 ($59.38)
    NEC: $46,000 ($31.04)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $408,000 ($275.30)

5.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,630 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($215 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.03%
Nebraska average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sarpy County, NE  1.47% ($35,257 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.39% ($35,818)
from Pottawattamie County, IA  0.35% ($32,474)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,973 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($269 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.05%
Nebraska average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sarpy County, NE  1.51% ($39,420 average AGI)
to Pottawattamie County, IA  0.30% ($36,992)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.26% ($30,764)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bennington:

  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOSR (1490 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHLP (1420 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bennington:

  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • 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.)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVSS (88.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KRQC (93.3 FM; BENNINGTON, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • K299AK (107.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: BAER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKYY (101.3 FM; WHITING, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFMT-FM (105.5 FM; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bennington:

  • 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.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KOHA-LP (Channel 65; OMAHA, NE; Owner: K. SANDOVAL BURKE)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • K53EY (Channel 53; OMAHA, NE; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)

Bennington fatal accident list:

Feb 12, 2013 06:00 AM, Sr-36, Ashwood Drive, Lat: 41.37185, Lon: -96.14872, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 24, 2008 10:20 AM, Sr-36, N 160th Ave, Lat: 41.37338, Lon: -96.16312, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 25, 2002 07:02 AM, Sr-36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 30, 1997 08:00 PM, 36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bennington)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 15509 Warehouse (Lat: 41.364444 Lon: -96.202806), Call Sign: KWF960, Licensee ID: L00051252
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.8200 MHz, 39.9800 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/1998, Expiration Date: 11/25/2003, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2004Registrant: City Of Bennington, 15509 Warehouse St, Bennington, NE 68007

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • WARM, 12780 North 156th Street (Lat: 41.374944 Lon: -96.161056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 56.9 m, Call Sign: WQIX449
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 06/10/2008, Expiration Date: 06/10/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • HIGHWAY 36 & 133, 11043 Bennington Road (Lat: 41.363611 Lon: -96.085139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQIX451
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 06/10/2008, Expiration Date: 06/10/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • BENNINGTON, 12780 North 156th Street (Lat: 41.374944 Lon: -96.161056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 56.9 m, Call Sign: WQSZ822
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/16/2013, Expiration Date: 12/16/2023, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • ELK CITY, 20911 Bennington Road (311233) (Lat: 41.362778 Lon: -96.242528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.5 m, Overall height: 75.6 m, Call Sign: WQSZ824
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/16/2013, Expiration Date: 12/16/2023, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bennington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • ODANIEL TREY M, 10133 N 190th Ave, Bennington, NE 68007
    Certificate: D005128 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 11/18/2015, Expiration Date: 11/17/2016

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T240 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-C (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 218RK , Serial Number: T24002049, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): 404 Mystic Bay LLC, 11825 N 176th Cir, Bennington, NE 68007
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3776V , Serial Number: 15076619
    Registrant (Individual): Trey M Odaniel, 10133 N 190th Ave, Bennington, NE 68007
  • Aircraft: AIRBORNE REDBACK (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5140S , Serial Number: 503-791, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 10/03/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Ross Allen Mccrea, 10425 N 156th St, Bennington, NE 68007
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5172X , Serial Number: 679, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Mike O'Daniel, 10133 N 190th Ave, Bennington, NE 68007
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 64786 , Serial Number: 17557075, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 09/28/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Wayland G Magee, 18007 State St, Bennington, NE 68007
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7FC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8985R , Serial Number: 7FC-350, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 08/03/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Trey M Odaniel, 10133 N 190th Ave, Bennington, NE 68007

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$126,0551$198,9605$185,444
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$132,590
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$161,460
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0073.07

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$134,710
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0073.07

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Bennington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bennington, NE
Most common first names in Bennington, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles975.8 years
John980.7 years
Robert876.9 years
Anna786.2 years
James677.3 years
Fred679.8 years
George676.5 years
William683.8 years
Henry680.0 years
Albert574.7 years
Most common last names in Bennington, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sass981.3 years
Markmann677.0 years
Tiedje579.6 years
Johnson574.8 years
Mangold582.4 years
Gottsch586.8 years
Hansen481.2 years
Mueller479.3 years
Kruse481.2 years
Anderson467.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Bennington, NE

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Bennington compared to Nebraska 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 16 pilots and 13 other airmen in this city.
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