Berwyn, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 82 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -38.8%
Males: 44  (54.3%)
Females: 38  (45.7%)
Median resident age:  53.0 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68819

Estimated median household income in 2016: $56,263 (it was $29,375 in 2000)
Berwyn:

$56,263
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,473 (it was $13,288 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $52,099 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Berwyn:

$52,099
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $79,057; Detached houses: $86,313; Mobile homes: $37,782
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  • Races in Berwyn, NE (2010)

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    • 7894.0%White alone
    • 44.8%American Indian alone
    • 11.2%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Berwyn: 73.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (35.5%), Irish (16.1%), American (3.2%), Swedish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2375 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 321 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Berwyn:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Berwyn village:

  • Never married: 14.5%
  • Now married: 73.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 10.7%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Berwyn, Nebraska as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Berwyn to the number of sex offenders is 46 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $781 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $710 (2.9%)

Berwyn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (152.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (610.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Westerville, NE (2.6 miles) , Ansley, NE (2.7 miles ), Broken Bow, NE (2.9 miles ), Mason City, NE (3.7 miles) , Merna, NE (4.0 miles ), Comstock, NE (4.4 miles) , Oconto, NE (4.5 miles) , Arcadia, NE (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 41.35 N, Longitude: 99.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 308

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

1.9%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+9.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (35%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (32%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (30%)
  • Transportation occupations (24%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (21%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

Average climate in Berwyn, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Berwyn-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Berwyn village center killed 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1961, a category F4 tornado 26.6 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Berwyn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 54% 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 606.2 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 320.6 miles away from Berwyn 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 102.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 198.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.8 miles away from Berwyn center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 167.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Custer County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Berwyn topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Berwyn:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 50 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 67 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Northeast Community College (about 119 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 143 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 151 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 153 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 155 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)

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Custer County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  60.5%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.9%
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:

9.9
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

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Religion statistics for Berwyn village (based on Custer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,00218
Evangelical Protestant1,74121
Catholic8094
Other1652
None5,222-
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: 7
Custer County:

6.46 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Custer County:

1.85 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Custer County:

6.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Custer County:

31.1%
Nebraska:

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

10.0%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Berwyn:

55.1%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.5%
State:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Berwyn:

28.1
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

30.8%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Berwyn:

5.6%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Berwyn:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Berwyn:

25.1%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Berwyn:

50.6%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.4%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Berwyn, 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$100
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$210
Totals for Government 0$0 7$310

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $12,000 ($146.34)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($73.17)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($60.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($48.78)
    Electric Utilities: $4,000 ($48.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($24.39)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($24.39)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($12.20)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($12.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($12.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $18,000 ($219.51)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($12.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($12.20)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,000 ($48.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $13,000 ($158.54)
    General Support: $5,000 ($60.98)
    All Other: $2,000 ($24.39)
  • Tax - Property: $11,000 ($134.15)
    NEC: $1,000 ($12.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $18,000 ($219.51)

5.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,755 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
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 Buffalo County, NE  0.61% ($24,654 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.35% ($30,400)
from Dawson County, NE  0.30% ($33,000)


5.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,981 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
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  0.49% ($39,238 average AGI)
to Buffalo County, NE  0.42% ($18,667)
to Dawson County, NE  0.31% ($18,615)

Strongest AM radio stations in Berwyn:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KCNI (1280 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: CUSTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KNLV (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORD, NE; Owner: SANDHILLS ADVERTISING CORP.)
  • KOOQ (1410 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Berwyn:

  • KBBN-FM (98.3 FM; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: CUSTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Berwyn:

  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • K18DH (Channel 18; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: NORTH PLATTE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K09GW (Channel 9; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: BROKEN BOW JR. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • K06EY (Channel 6; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: BROKEN BOW JR. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • K04CV (Channel 4; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: BROKEN BOW JR. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 3,635Total average daily traffic
  • 594Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,767Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 41.336111 Lon: -99.588889, Call Sign: WPSE584, Licensee ID: L00327697
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.665 MHzGrant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 03/28/2021, Certifier: Hugh ClarkeRegistrant: Clarke, Hugh

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0VMO, Licensee ID: L01109976, Grant Date: 01/24/2006, Expiration Date: 03/05/2016, Certifier: Donald W Mc Cullough, Registrant: Donald W Mc Cullough, 44505 Rd 786, Berwyn, NE 68814-5200

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2467R , Serial Number: 18255567, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Travis T Johnson, 44840 Road 793, Berwyn, NE 68814
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3848E , Serial Number: 11AC-S-56, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 12/10/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Travis T Johnson, 44840 Road 793, Berwyn, NE 68814

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (43%)

Berwyn compared to Nebraska state average:

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