Cornlea, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 36 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.2%
 
Males: 19  (53.8%)
Females: 17  (46.2%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68642

Estimated median household income in 2013: $92,334 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Cornlea:

$92,334
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,460 (it was $9,627 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $77,754 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
Cornlea:

$77,754
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $87,932; Detached houses: $89,579
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    • 3391.7%White alone
    • 38.3%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Cornlea: 72.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (53.5%), Czech (16.3%), Polish (16.3%), Dutch (2.3%), English (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1902

Elevation: 1722 feet

Land area: 0.09 square miles.

Population density: 397 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Cornlea:

  • High school or higher: 77.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cornlea village:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 44.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 36.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,241 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,330 (0.9%)

Cornlea satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (76.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (510.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Humphrey, NE (2.1 miles ), Tarnov, NE (2.4 miles) , Lindsay, NE (2.6 miles ), Platte Center, NE (3.3 miles ), Creston, NE (3.3 miles ), Madison, NE (3.4 miles ), Newman Grove, NE (3.4 miles ), Monroe, NE (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 41.68 N, Longitude: 97.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

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

3.2%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+5.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (73%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (73%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (40%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (33%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Material moving occupations (55%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Cornlea, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cornlea-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 87% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the Cornlea village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cornlea-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 66% 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 101.4 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 198.5 miles away from Cornlea center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 689.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 57.6 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 21.3 miles away from Cornlea 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 413.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Platte County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Cornlea:

  • MID-NEBRASKA LUTHERAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NEWMAN GROVE, NE)
  • COUNTRYSIDE HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MADISON, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cornlea:

  • Northeast Community College (about 27 miles; Norfolk, NE; Full-time enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 49 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Central Community College (about 69 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 75 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 76 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 78 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of South Dakota (about 84 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)

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Platte 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 2013: 0.0%
Average household size:
This village:  3.0 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  83.3%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Cornlea compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed 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 below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Other fuel (18%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cornlea village (based on Platte County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,54310
Evangelical Protestant8,32720
Mainline Protestant4,21413
Other5593
None5,594-
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: 7
Platte County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Platte County:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Platte County:

28.9%
Nebraska:

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

16.6%
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

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($83.33)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($27.78)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($27.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,000 ($27.78)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $3,000 ($83.33)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($83.33)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($55.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($138.89)
    All Other: $1,000 ($27.78)
  • Tax - NEC: $2,000 ($55.56)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $119,000 ($3305.56)

6.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,210 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
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 Colfax County, NE  0.65% ($33,812 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.59% ($25,078)
from Madison County, NE  0.48% ($31,290)


6.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
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 Douglas County, NE  0.76% ($33,616 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.67% ($29,318)
to Colfax County, NE  0.45% ($31,746)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cornlea:

  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KJSK (900 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WJAG (780 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NORFOLK, NE)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTTT (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, NE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cornlea:

  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KKOT (93.5 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • KNEN (94.7 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: CENTRAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KEXL (106.7 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: WJAG, INC.)
  • KUSO (92.7 FM; ALBION, NE; Owner: FLOOD COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KLIR (101.1 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

TV broadcast stations around Cornlea:

  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KLKE (Channel 24; ALBION, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
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