Cambridge, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 1,040 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.1%
 
Males: 497  (47.8%)
Females: 543  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

49.6 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 69022.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,705 (it was $30,913 in 2000)
Cambridge:

$48,705
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,963 (it was $19,673 in 2000)

Cambridge city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $80,307 (it was $38,500 in 2000)
Cambridge:

$80,307
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $85,650; detached houses: $85,288

Median gross rent in 2017: $633.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cambridge: 73.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.4%
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  • Races in Cambridge, NE (2010)
    • 1,03697.5%White alone
    • 141.3%Hispanic
    • 70.7%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cambridge, Nebraska as of May 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cambridge is 1,168 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (48.7%), English (6.4%), Irish (5.2%), Swedish (5.0%), American (3.8%), Danish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2263 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,286 people per square mile   (low).

Cambridge, Nebraska map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $964 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,140 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (187.3 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (550.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Bartley, NE (2.8 miles ),
Holbrook, NE (2.9 miles ),
Wilsonville, NE (3.5 miles),
Indianola, NE (3.7 miles ),
Arapahoe, NE (3.8 miles ),
Hendley, NE (3.9 miles),
Lebanon, NE (4.1 miles),
Stockville, NE (4.5 miles)

Latitude: 40.28 N, Longitude: 100.17 W

Area code: 308

Distribution of median household income in Cambridge, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in Cambridge, NE in 2017
Cambridge satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $227,100
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $255,900
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $230,500
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $185,300
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $281,300
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $252,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $325,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $388,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Cambridge, NE residents
Average permit cost in Cambridge, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Most common industries in Cambridge, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Utilities (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (19.9%)
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Utilities (7.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (27.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.5%)
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Cambridge, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (3.4%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (12.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Registered nurses (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.7%)

Average climate in Cambridge, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Cambridge, Nebraska environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Cambridge-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 37% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/15/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.0 miles away from the Cambridge city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/29/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cambridge-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 49% 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 611.1 miles away from Cambridge 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 316.0 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 184.1 miles away from Cambridge center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 263.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.0 miles away from Cambridge center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 340.3 miles away from Cambridge center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Furnas County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cambridge topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Cambridge:

  • TRI VALLEY HEALTH SYSTEM (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1305 WEST HIGHWAY 6/34)
  • CAMBRIDGE MANOR (P O BOX 488, WEST HWY 6 & 34)

Airports and heliports located in Cambridge:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cambridge:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 64 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 104 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 108 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 152 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 187 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 190 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Northeast Community College (about 190 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)

Public high school in Cambridge:

Public elementary/middle school in Cambridge:

See full list of schools located in Cambridge

Library in Cambridge:

  • BUTLER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $39,645; Location: 621 PENN; 24,372 books; 753 audio materials; 1,193 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions; 18 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cambridge: Cambridge Golf Course (A), Cambridge City Park Campground (B), Cambridge (C), Cambridge Rescue Service (D), Cambridge Volunteer Fire Department (E), Butler Memorial Library (F), Cambridge Museum (G), Cambridge Police Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cambridge include: Calvary Baptist Church (A), Congregational Church (B), Saint John Catholic Church (C), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (D), United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Cambridge: Cambridge City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Bunkhouse Motel (120 Nasby Street).

Furnas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

CAMBRIDGE, CITY OF (Population served: 1,044, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-07-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-07-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-13-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-27-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-11-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-11-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-29-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-30-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2009), St Public Notif received (2 times from OCT-26-2009 to OCT-26-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-18-2005), St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-04-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2010)
  • 15 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

55.5%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

30 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Cambridge (2011 data):

  • First Central Bank: at 623 Patterson, branch established on 1907/06/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $85.2 mil, Deposits: $74.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Cambridge: The First National Bank Of Cambridge at 707 Patterson, branch established on 1887/04/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $48.6 mil, Deposits: $43.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Fnb Financial Services, Inc.
  • First State Bank: Branch at 618 Patterson St, branch established on 1954/01/28. Info updated 2009/02/26: Bank assets: $45.7 mil, Deposits: $30.9 mil, headquarters in Farnam, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Nebraska Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Cambridge:

Marital status in Cambridge, NE
  • Never married: 15.6%
  • Now married: 61.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Cambridge:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Cambridge
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cambridge, NE (based on Furnas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,96412
Evangelical Protestant1,57911
Catholic7293
None687-
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: 6
This county:

12.76 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Here:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

10.63 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Furnas County:

9.9%
State:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Furnas County:

30.1%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Furnas County:

9.0%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cambridge:

51.2%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.8%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.4
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.4%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.3%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.2%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Cambridge:

54.9%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.8%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cambridge, 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
Other Government Administration 4$13,399$40,1977$1,825
Electric Power 1$4,277$51,3240$0
Water Supply 1$3,483$41,7960$0
Sewerage 1$2,969$35,6280$0
Local Libraries 0$0 6$1,616
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$340
Firefighters 0$0 15$2,077
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 7$24,128$41,36230$5,858

Cambridge government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $483,000 ($464.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $309,000 ($297.12)
    Regular Highways: $261,000 ($250.96)
    Water Utilities: $125,000 ($120.19)
    Electric Utilities: $100,000 ($96.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $53,000 ($50.96)
    Central Staff Services: $41,000 ($39.42)
    Financial Administration: $31,000 ($29.81)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($17.31)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($5.77)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,363,000 ($3233.65)
    Water Utilities: $304,000 ($292.31)
    Central Staff Services: $297,000 ($285.58)
    Financial Administration: $229,000 ($220.19)
    Regular Highways: $216,000 ($207.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $191,000 ($183.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $149,000 ($143.27)
    Police Protection: $112,000 ($107.69)
    Sewerage: $73,000 ($70.19)
    Local Fire Protection: $72,000 ($69.23)
    Libraries: $64,000 ($61.54)
    General Public Buildings: $46,000 ($44.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($2.88)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $199,000 ($191.35)
    Police Protection: $148,000 ($142.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $94,000 ($90.38)
    Central Staff Services: $78,000 ($75.00)
    Financial Administration: $60,000 ($57.69)
    Sewerage: $48,000 ($46.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($29.81)
    General Public Building: $12,000 ($11.54)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($10.58)
    Libraries: $10,000 ($9.62)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($3.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,404,000 ($2311.54)

Cambridge government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $122,000 ($117.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $112,000 ($107.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000 ($40.38)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $204,000 ($196.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $571,000 ($549.04)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($23.08)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,506,000 ($4332.69)
    Water Utilities: $456,000 ($438.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $140,000 ($134.62)
    General Local Government Support: $74,000 ($71.15)
  • Tax - Property: $225,000 ($216.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $220,000 ($211.54)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $208,000 ($200.00)
    Other License: $9,000 ($8.65)

Cambridge government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $738,000 ($709.62)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $728,000 ($700.00)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,000 ($73.08)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $66,000 ($63.46)

Cambridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,204,000 ($1157.69)

Businesses in Cambridge, NE

  • Chevrolet: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Cambridge:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER 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.)
  • KNGN (1360 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: KANSAS NEBRASKA GOOD NEWS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cambridge:

  • KRKU (98.5 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KICX-FM (96.1 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KLNE-FM (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KRVN-FM (93.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KIOD (105.3 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: AUSTIN MCCOOK LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Cambridge:

  • K30FV (Channel 30; CAMBRIDGE, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLNE-TV (Channel 3; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

Cambridge fatal accident list:

Mar 11, 1995 02:20 PM, Paxton St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 22, 1979 12:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 112ft / 34.2mTotal length
  • $40,000Total costs
  • 23,030Total average daily traffic
  • 2,707Total average daily truck traffic
  • 31,381Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cambridge, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cambridge, NE

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 222 Nasby (Lat: 40.281944 Lon: -100.168056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WPSZ267,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.050 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2001, Expiration Date: 08/09/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/15/2011, Certifier: Dan Sexton, Registrant: Platte Valley Comm Of Kearney Inc, Kearney, NE 68848, Phone: (308) 237-9512, Fax: (308) 236-5728
  • Lat: 40.322222 Lon: -100.267083, Call Sign: WPTA894,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0200 MHz, Grant Date: 08/21/2001, Expiration Date: 08/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/22/2011, Certifier: Wren L Trosper, Registrant: Troxell, Lory A, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • West Cambridge WIU, Bnsf Ls2 Mp264.03 West Cambridge Wiu (Lat: 40.276694 Lon: -100.192000), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQOH718,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.215 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2011, Expiration Date: 09/29/2021, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (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 Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cambridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Cambridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of fire incidents - 29 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Cambridge, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (60.1%), and Structure Fires (22.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cambridge, NE
    • 10760.1%Outside Fires
    • 4022.5%Structure Fires
    • 2413.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 73.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cambridge, NE
Most common first names in Cambridge, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2280.6 years
Charles1677.5 years
Robert1676.4 years
Helen1681.6 years
Mary1684.4 years
Hazel1181.4 years
George1179.9 years
Ruth1078.0 years
William981.9 years
Elsie985.0 years
Most common last names in Cambridge, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Minnick1479.9 years
Mousel1484.1 years
Allen1380.4 years
Sayer1376.3 years
Brown1182.6 years
Jones1084.4 years
Phillips1085.4 years
Ogorzolka881.4 years
Johnson879.3 years
Smith884.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cambridge, NE
  • 73.4%Utility gas
  • 14.3%Electricity
  • 6.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.9%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cambridge, NE
  • 67.6%Electricity
  • 28.6%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Wood


Cambridge compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
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