Burr, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 57 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.6%
 
Males: 27  (48.1%)
Females: 30  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  58.0 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68324

Estimated median household income in 2016: $33,693 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Burr:

$33,693
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,801 (it was $20,113 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $50,805 (it was $31,300 in 2000)
Burr:

$50,805
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $50,167; Detached houses: $50,168
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Burr: 74.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (62.5%), European (12.5%), Swedish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1120 feet

Land area: 0.08 square miles.

Population density: 678 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Burr:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burr village:

  • Never married: 8.3%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 28.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,423 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $845 (1.7%)

Burr satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (27.3 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (457.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Douglas, NE (2.4 miles ), Sterling, NE (2.6 miles ), Cook, NE (2.7 miles ), Unadilla, NE (3.2 miles ), Syracuse, NE (3.2 miles ), Panama, NE (3.4 miles ), Adams, NE (3.5 miles ), Palmyra, NE (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.54 N, Longitude: 96.30 W

Area code: 402

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

2.6%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-12.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (50%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Information (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Retail trade (60%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (33%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (60%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Burr, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burr-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the Burr village center killed one person and injured 38 people and caused $160 million in damages.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 tornado 27.5 miles away from the village center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burr-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 72% 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 40.0 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 204.4 miles away from Burr center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 299.8 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 98.5 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 151.0 miles away from Burr center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 138.6 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 Otoe County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Dean Steinkuhler - College football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Burr:

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SYRACUSE, NE)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; TECUMSEH, NE)
  • GOLD CREST RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ADAMS, NE)
  • LAKEVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FIRTH, NE)

airports located in Burr:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burr:

  • Southeast Community College Area (about 26 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 8,838)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 28 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 29 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Bellevue University (about 47 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 53 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 53 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Creighton University (about 54 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

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Notable locations in Burr: Farmers Co-op Elevator (A), Burr Rescue Squad Incorporated (B), Burr Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Burr: Hope Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Otoe 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 30.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.7%
Average household size:
This village:  1.9 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  53.3%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Burr (2011 data):

  • Countryside Bank: Burr Branch at 334 Main Street, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $69.4 mil, Deposits: $54.9 mil, headquarters in Unadilla, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Ub, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.4
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Burr village (based on Otoe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,54926
Catholic3,4966
Evangelical Protestant79713
Other5464
None4,352-
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
Otoe County:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Otoe County:

8.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Otoe County:

31.6%
Nebraska:

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

16.5%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$220
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$222
Sewerage 0$0 1$33
Totals for Government 0$0 8$475

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($175.44)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($140.35)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($122.81)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($87.72)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($35.09)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($17.54)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $3,000 ($52.63)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($52.63)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($17.54)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,000 ($263.16)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($17.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($122.81)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($17.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($122.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($140.35)
    All Other: $2,000 ($35.09)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($157.89)
    NEC: $4,000 ($70.18)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $49,000 ($859.65)

6.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,592 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
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  1.41% ($31,570 average AGI)
from Douglas County, NE  0.43% ($75,500)
from Fremont County, IA  0.39% ($43,375)


6.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
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  1.74% ($46,271 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.73% ($31,133)
to Nemaha County, NE  0.51% ($39,613)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burr:

  • 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.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burr:

  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBBK (107.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K220GT (91.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNCY-FM (103.1 FM; AUBURN, NE; Owner: RADIO 2000 NE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burr:

  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K58GD (Channel 58; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWAZ-LP (Channel 22; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Burr)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Elevator Silo (Lat: 40.534722 Lon: -96.299722), Call Sign: WZY805, Licensee ID: L00855971
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.950 MHzGrant Date: 05/29/2004, Expiration Date: 07/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 09/13/2014Registrant: Farmers Coop Elevator Co Inc, 333 Main Street, Burr, NE 68324, Phone: (402) 786-2468, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BURR, 1733 Q Road (Lat: 40.552833 Lon: -96.300361), Type: Mast, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 87.7 m, Call Sign: WQQR555
    Assigned Frequencies: 6404.79 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6404.79 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2013, Expiration Date: 02/19/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

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

BURR, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-13-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-20-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-16-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-17-2008)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (71%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)

Burr compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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