Brady, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 424 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +15.8%
 
Males: 169  (40.0%)
Females: 255  (60.0%)
Median resident age:  36.4 years
Nebraska median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 69123.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $53,767 (it was $29,000 in 2000)
Brady:

$53,767
NE:

$50,723
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,714 (it was $14,024 in 2000)

Brady village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $95,086 (it was $46,100 in 2000)
Brady:

$95,086
NE:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $84,599; Detached houses: $94,664; Mobile homes: $27,921

Median gross rent in 2012: $644.

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  • White alone - 416 (97.2%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (1.9%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.7%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Brady: 75.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.5%), Irish (17.1%), Swedish (10.8%), English (8.6%), United States (8.6%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2654 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 1,295 people per square mile   (low).

Brady,NE real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Brady:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brady village:

  • Never married: 15.3%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.8%
Nebraska:  6.1%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Brady, Nebraska as of July 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Brady to the number of sex offenders is 213 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,758 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $775 (1.2%)

Brady satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (193.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (602.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Maxwell, NE (3.0 miles ), Gothenburg, NE (3.5 miles ), Willow Island, NE (4.3 miles) , North Platte, NE (4.7 miles ), Cozad, NE (4.8 miles ), Moorefield, NE (4.8 miles) , Farnam, NE (4.8 miles ), Wellfleet, NE (5.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $42,800
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $207,500
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $146,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $160,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.02 N, Longitude: 100.37 W

Area code: 308

Brady household income distribution Brady home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.2%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+10.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Finance and insurance (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Rail and water transportation workers (14%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other financial specialists (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Brady, Nebraska

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Tornado activity:

Brady-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Brady village center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 5/17/2000, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused $750,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brady-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 47% 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 576.2 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 284.7 miles away from Brady 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 142.5 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 226.1 miles away from the city 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 160.5 miles away from Brady center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 359.3 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 Lincoln County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Brady:

  • GOTHENBURG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; GOTHENBURG, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brady:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 71 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 105 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 159 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Northeast Community College (about 170 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Chadron State College (about 184 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 193 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Wayne State College (about 193 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)

Public high school in Brady:

  • Brady High School (Students: 88; Location: 112 E Popleton Street Box 68; Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Brady:

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Notable locations in Brady: Brady (A), Farmland Service Coop Incorporated Elevator (B), Brady Volunteer Fire and Rescue (C), Fort Brady Museum (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brady include: United Methodist Church (A), Berean Fundamental Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lincoln County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 44.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 30.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 7.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.88
U.S.:

9.14

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

BRADY, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 428, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2008)
  • 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-08-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-02-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-09-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-14-2014)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.0%
(20.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  76.1%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Brady compared to Nebraska 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.

Banks with branches in Brady (2011 data):

  • Gothenburg State Bank: Brady Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1904/10/01. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $124.2 mil, Deposits: $98.9 mil, headquarters in Gothenburg, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Williams Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Brady village (based on Lincoln County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.05%
Here: 60.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents39.1%11.7%10.1%6.9%4.8%
Congregations14.0%16.0%8.0%4.0%2.0%
NameAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Presbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents3.6%3.6%3.1%3.0%14.2%
Congregations8.0%6.0%2.0%4.0%36.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Lincoln County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Lincoln County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Lincoln County:

6.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

31.0%
Nebraska:

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

6.8%
State:

12.9%
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 6$4,086$8,1720$0
Streets and Highways 1$5,846$70,1521$319
Totals for Government 7$9,932$17,0261$319

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $315,000 ($742.92)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $34,000 ($80.19)
    Central Staff Services: $28,000 ($66.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($54.25)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($51.89)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($51.89)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($25.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($21.23)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($18.87)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($11.79)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($9.43)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($9.43)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($7.08)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($4.72)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($4.72)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $110,000 ($259.43)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $38,000 ($89.62)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($7.08)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $27,000 ($63.68)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($14.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($35.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $311,000 ($733.49)
    Highways: $29,000 ($68.40)
    General Support: $1,000 ($2.36)
  • Tax - Property: $50,000 ($117.92)
    Public Utilities: $26,000 ($61.32)
    NEC: $14,000 ($33.02)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $292,000 ($688.68)

4.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,366 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
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  0.34% ($30,413 average AGI)
from Buffalo County, NE  0.28% ($28,605)
from Douglas County, NE  0.24% ($46,667)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,741 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
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  0.67% ($33,720 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.31% ($37,302)
to Buffalo County, NE  0.28% ($31,205)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brady:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOOQ (1410 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KODY (1240 AM; 1 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KOGA (930 AM; 5 kW; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KAMI (1580 AM; 1 kW; COZAD, NE; Owner: VECTO RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brady:

  • KJLT-FM (94.9 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KXNP (103.5 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KICX-FM (96.1 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KELN (97.1 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KPNE-FM (91.7 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • KRVN-FM (93.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KAMI-FM (104.5 FM; COZAD, NE; Owner: VECTO RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brady:

  • KNOP-TV (Channel 2; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPNE-TV (Channel 9; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K59FT (Channel 59; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: MARY E. HARDERS)
  • K28GC (Channel 28; GOTHENBURG, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K11TW (Channel 11; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC)

Brady fatal accident list:

May 28, 2000 08:58 PM, Us-30, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 27, 1999 11:24 PM, Sr-L56d, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 28, 1989 02:00 PM, 30, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Apr 11, 1979 12:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brady)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Brady, NE)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: W0IXF
    Grant Date: 03/16/1999, Expiration Date: 02/03/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2011
    Registrant: Milton S Berg, 220 N Main, Brady, NE 69123-0244

Most common first names in Brady, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George779.0 years
John785.3 years
Mary685.2 years
William577.6 years
Dorothy476.8 years
Arthur480.0 years
Harold474.7 years
Ruth485.5 years
Walter479.5 years
Wayne474.0 years
Most common last names in Brady, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson885.7 years
Hendrickson576.0 years
Johnson573.0 years
Camblin583.0 years
Mccullough582.6 years
Peterson575.8 years
Snyder573.4 years
Jones479.7 years
Brittenham479.7 years
Connelly479.8 years

Businesses in Brady, NE

  • Dairy Queen: 1
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