Brunswick, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 136 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.0%
Males: 74  (54.5%)
Females: 62  (45.5%)
Median resident age:  52.6 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68720

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,966 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Brunswick:

$30,966
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $41,610 (it was $16,159 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $78,203 (it was $47,300 in 2000)
Brunswick:

$78,203
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $94,181; Detached houses: $94,184

Median gross rent in 2016: $557.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brunswick: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (50.0%), Norwegian (12.2%), American (4.1%), English (4.1%), European (2.0%), French (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1854 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 229 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Brunswick:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brunswick village:

  • Never married: 17.6%
  • Now married: 69.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

7 residents are foreign born (4.2% Latin America).

This village:

4.2%
Nebraska:

6.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $655 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,034 (1.1%)

Brunswick satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (81.2 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (125.1 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (529.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Royal, NE (2.8 miles) , Creighton, NE (3.1 miles ), Plainview, NE (3.1 miles ), Winnetoon, NE (3.5 miles) , Bazile Mills, NE (3.5 miles) , Orchard, NE (3.7 miles ), Neligh, NE (3.8 miles ), Clearwater, NE (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 42.34 N, Longitude: 97.97 W

Area code: 402

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

2.0%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-1.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (28%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
  • Wholesale trade (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Average climate in Brunswick, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brunswick-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the Brunswick village center .

On 5/5/1964, a category F4 tornado 18.6 miles away from the village center injured 11 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brunswick-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 64% 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 55.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 654.5 miles away from Brunswick center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 148.6 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 25.1 miles away from the city center
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 388.1 miles away from Brunswick center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 103.9 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 Antelope County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brunswick topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brunswick:

  • Northeast Community College (about 36 miles; Norfolk, NE; Full-time enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 50 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 62 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 84 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Central Community College (about 103 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 105 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 124 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)

Library in Brunswick:

  • BRUNSWICK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,008; Location: 303 FRANKLIN ST.; 6,002 books; 217 audio materials; 481 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Brunswick: J E Meuret Grain Company Elevator (A), Brunswick (B), Brunswick Volunteer Fire Department (C), Brunswick Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brunswick include: Brunswick Community Church (A), Saint Ignatius Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Antelope 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: 24.5%
(22.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.2%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  1.5%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Brunswick (2011 data):

  • Brunswick State Bank: at 226 2nd St, branch established on 1930/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $84.5 mil, Deposits: $70.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Bsb Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Brunswick village (based on Antelope County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,0825
Evangelical Protestant1,55310
Mainline Protestant1,14910
Other1891
None1,712-
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: 5
Antelope County:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Antelope County:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Antelope County:

28.7%
Nebraska:

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

9.7%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.8%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.0%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Brunswick:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brunswick:

24.7%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brunswick:

4.6%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brunswick:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brunswick:

33.5%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

56.0%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

72.8%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brunswick, 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$20
Water Supply 0$0 1$158
Totals for Government 0$0 2$178

Brunswick government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($58.82)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $31,000 ($227.94)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($125.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($102.94)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($58.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($44.12)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($44.12)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($22.06)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($7.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($22.06)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($14.71)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $40,000 ($294.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($58.82)

Brunswick government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $8,000 ($58.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($22.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($22.06)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($14.71)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $28,000 ($205.88)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($22.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $16,000 ($117.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $18,000 ($132.35)
    All Other: $7,000 ($51.47)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($36.76)
  • Tax - Property: $37,000 ($272.06)
    NEC: $16,000 ($117.65)

Brunswick government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $210,000 ($1544.12)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $198,000 ($1455.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,000 ($88.24)

Brunswick government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $155,000 ($1139.71)

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,587 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Madison County, NE  0.91% ($15,304 average AGI)


5.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,902 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
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 Madison County, NE  1.37% ($28,886 average AGI)
to Holt County, NE  0.39% ($40,700)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.39% ($21,900)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brunswick:

  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJAG (780 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NORFOLK, NE)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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 Brunswick:

  • KEXL (106.7 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: WJAG, INC.)
  • KNEN (94.7 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: CENTRAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KGRD (105.3 FM; ORCHARD, NE; Owner: THE PRAISE NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brunswick:

  • KLKE (Channel 24; ALBION, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K53GC (Channel 53; NELIGH, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K39AL (Channel 39; NELIGH, NE; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)

Brunswick fatal accident list:

Jun 1, 1991 02:00 AM, Franklin, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brunswick)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Blk E Of Post Office (Lat: 42.337500 Lon: -97.968944), Call Sign: KNFZ762, Licensee ID: L00054815
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.680 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/1997, Expiration Date: 07/07/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2002Registrant: Wahrer Edwin R:wahrer, Tuana L Dba Wahrer Feed & Fertilizer, Brunswick, NE 68720, Phone: (402) 842-2485

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Brunswick, Lat: 42.336861 Lon: -97.968167, Type: Tank, Structure height: 598 m, Call Sign: WQPU413
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/16/2012, Expiration Date: 08/16/2022, Certifier: Donn C Swedenburg Mr.Registrant: Plainview Telephone Company, 112 So. Main, Plainview, NE 68769, Phone: (402) 582-4242, Fax: (402) 582-3300, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • 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: 6813F , Serial Number: 15063413, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 04/06/1966
    Registrant (Corporation): Buffalo Aviation LLC, 52220 868th Rd, Brunswick, NE 68720
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9005H , Serial Number: 17265894, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/1975
    Registrant (Corporation): Buffalo Aviation LLC, 52220 866 Rd, Brunswick, NE 68720

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

BRUNSWICK, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 179, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-09-2013 to MAR-17-2014)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (60%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Wood (4%)

Brunswick compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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