Burton, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 10 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.1%
 
Males: (50.0%)
Females: (50.0%)
Median resident age:  78.0 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68778

Estimated median household income in 2013: $18,666 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Burton:

$18,666
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,244 (it was $11,800 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,108 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Burton:

$49,108
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $187,611; Detached houses: $185,080; Mobile homes: $211,325
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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Burton: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Danish (28.6%), Swedish (28.6%), German (21.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2139 feet

Land area: 0.11 square miles.

Population density: 93 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Burton:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burton village:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 85.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Burton village:  1.6% ($350)
Nebraska:  1.7% ($1,478)

Burton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (150.4 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (209.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (612.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Springview, NE (3.2 miles ), Bassett, NE (4.8 miles ), Dallas, SD (4.8 miles) , Gregory, SD (4.9 miles ), Burke, SD (4.9 miles ), Herrick, SD (5.0 miles) , Colome, SD (5.0 miles ), Newport, NE (5.0 miles) .

Latitude: 42.91 N, Longitude: 99.59 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

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

3.0%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+22.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (100%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (50%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (50%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Burton, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burton-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Burton village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/29/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.8 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burton-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 564.2 miles away from the city 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from Burton center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.6 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 306.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.0 miles away from Burton 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 112.1 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 Keya Paha County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burton:

  • Northeast Community College (about 127 miles; Norfolk, NE; Full-time enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of South Dakota (about 136 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Wayne State College (about 140 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 149 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Central Community College (about 154 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 155 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 168 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)

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Keya Paha 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 2013: 25.0%
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  100.0%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Burton compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income significantly 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.2
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Burton village (based on Keya Paha County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3045
Mainline Protestant1642
None356-
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: 1
Keya Paha County:

11.75 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Keya Paha County:

11.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Keya Paha County:

29.2%
Nebraska:

28.0%
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$21
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$34
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$17
Totals for Government 0$0 4$72

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,000 ($200.00)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($200.00)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($200.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($200.00)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($100.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($100.00)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($100.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($200.00)
  • Tax - NEC: $1,000 ($100.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $37,000 ($3700.00)

5.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,706 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.


7.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,750 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.32%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Burton:

  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KBRB (1400 AM; 1 kW; AINSWORTH, NE; Owner: KBRB BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, 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.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burton:

  • KVCX (101.5 FM; GREGORY, SD; Owner: VCY/AMERICA, INC)
  • KMNE-FM (90.3 FM; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KWYR-FM (93.7 FM; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Burton:

  • KMNE-TV (Channel 7; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K25GM (Channel 25; NEWPORT, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
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