Cordova, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 138 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.7%
 
Males: 72  (52.4%)
Females: 66  (47.6%)
Median resident age:  38.1 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68359

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,011 (it was $31,667 in 2000)
Cordova:

$52,011
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,388 (it was $16,712 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,810 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Cordova:

$72,810
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $73,595; Detached houses: $79,216; Mobile homes: $23,820
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    • 21.5%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cordova: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (41.9%), Irish (9.3%), Scottish (9.3%), American (7.0%), Czech (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 1572 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 541 people per square mile   (low).

Cordova, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Cordova:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cordova village:

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 59.4%
  • Separated: 8.3%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.8%
Nebraska:

4.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $578 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $905 (1.1%)

Cordova satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (36.1 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (508.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Friend, NE (2.4 miles ), Beaver Crossing, NE (2.4 miles ), Exeter, NE (2.6 miles ), Goehner, NE (3.3 miles) , Utica, NE (3.5 miles ), McCool Junction, NE (3.6 miles ), Dorchester, NE (3.6 miles ), Fairmont, NE (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $105,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.72 N, Longitude: 97.35 W

Area code: 402

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

2.4%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-13.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Information (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Average climate in Cordova, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cordova-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the Cordova village center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/2001, a category F4 tornado 17.1 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cordova-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 67% 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 162.8 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 263.7 miles away from Cordova center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 726.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.0 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 440.6 miles away from Cordova center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.8 miles away from the city 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 Seward County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cordova topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cordova:

  • UTICA COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; UTICA, NE)
  • FAIRVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; FAIRMONT, NE)
  • YORK GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; YORK, NE)
  • CRESTVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MILFORD, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cordova:

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 35 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 38 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 39 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Central Community College (about 55 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 80 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Bellevue University (about 81 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 81 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)

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Notable locations in Cordova: Dorchester Farmers Co-op Elevator (A), Cordova Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Cordova: Saint Johns Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Seward County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.8%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  60.7%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Cordova (2011 data):

  • First Bank of Utica: Cordova Branch at 390 Hector P.O. Box 77, branch established on 2004/08/03. Info updated 2009/06/26: Bank assets: $44.5 mil, Deposits: $37.3 mil, headquarters in Utica, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First National Utica Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Cordova village (based on Seward County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,81524
Mainline Protestant2,66412
Catholic1,9934
Other31
None5,275-
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: 4
Seward County:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Seward County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Seward County:

4.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Seward County:

27.1%
Nebraska:

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

13.1%
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$325
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$595
Water Supply 0$0 1$500
Totals for Government 0$0 9$1,420

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $20,000 ($144.93)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($101.45)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($79.71)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($14.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($7.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($7.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $23,000 ($166.67)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $13,000 ($94.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $14,000 ($101.45)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($14.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $16,000 ($115.94)
    All Other: $3,000 ($21.74)
  • Tax - Property: $8,000 ($57.97)
    NEC: $8,000 ($57.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $85,000 ($615.94)

6.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.23%
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  2.24% ($42,933 average AGI)
from York County, NE  0.38% ($35,609)
from Butler County, NE  0.28% ($53,941)


7.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.55%
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  3.08% ($36,963 average AGI)
to Saline County, NE  0.44% ($34,593)
to York County, NE  0.39% ($35,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cordova:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAWL (1370 AM; 1 kW; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cordova:

  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Cordova:

  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Tommy L Gleason, 9.4 Km Wnw (Lat: 40.752500 Lon: -97.446944), Type: 304.8, Overall height: 303.6 m, Registrant: 4023624433, , RT 4 BOX 121A
  • Tommy L Gleason, 9.8 Km Wnw (Lat: 40.751944 Lon: -97.451417), Type: 304.8, Overall height: 303.6 m, Registrant: 2025086000, Jrwilner@bryancavellp.Com, 700 THIRTEENTH ST NW
  • Mark Jensen, 9.8 Km Wnw (Lat: 40.751944 Lon: -97.451417), Type: 304.8, Overall height: 303.6 m, Registrant: 4023624433, Mwbbroadcasting@hotmail.Com, 1309 ROAD 11
  • Mark G Jensen, 9.8 Km Wnw (Lat: 40.751944 Lon: -97.451417), Type: 304.8, Overall height: 303.6 m, Registrant: 4023624433, Mwbbroadcasting@hotmail.Com, 1309 ROAD 11
  • Mark G Jensen, 9.8 Km Wnw (Lat: 40.751944 Lon: -97.451417), Type: 304.8, Structure height: 31185 m, Overall height: 303.6 m, Registrant: 4023624433, Mwbbroadcasting@hotmail.Com, 1309 ROAD 11
  • 9.4 Km Wnw (Lat: 40.752500 Lon: -97.446944), Type: 304.8, Overall height: 303.6 m, Registrant: 4023624433, , RT 4 BOX 121A

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1/2 Mi S On W Side (Lat: 40.718889 Lon: -97.357833), Call Sign: KNEF343
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.925 MHzGrant Date: 12/05/2012, Expiration Date: 12/08/2022Registrant: Cordova, NE 68330, Phone: (402) 576-3051

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 9.4 Km Wsw (Lat: 40.752500 Lon: -97.447000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 305 m, Call Sign: WPPB666
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.020 MHzGrant Date: 10/07/1999, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021, Certifier: Thomas D RobsonRegistrant: Bryan Cave LLP, 700 Thirteenth St Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3960, Fax: (202) 508-6200

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KSNB-TV Tower York, 9.8 Km Wnw (Lat: 40.751944 Lon: -97.451417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 303.6 m, Overall height: 304.8 m, Call Sign: WQRL289
    Assigned Frequencies: 6655.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/10/2013, Expiration Date: 06/10/2023, Certifier: Kevin P LatekRegistrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7438, Fax: (202) 719-7049

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB2TLJ, Licensee ID: L00966219, Grant Date: 03/14/2015, Expiration Date: 03/14/2025, Registrant: Timothy S Mc Ilvaine, 350 Helen Street, Cordova, NE 68330-0062

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

CORDOVA, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 125, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-20-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-21-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-21-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-04-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-21-2009)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-07-2003), St Compliance achieved (DEC-02-2008)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-07-2003), St Compliance achieved (DEC-02-2008)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-07-2003), St Compliance achieved (DEC-02-2008)
  • 7 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-16-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In FEB-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-06-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-06-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-01-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-21-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2010)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (61%)
  • Other fuel (20%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Wood (7%)

Cordova 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above 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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