Cozad, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 3,912 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 
Males: 1,839  (47.0%)
Females: 2,073  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  40.8 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 69130.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,640 (it was $32,392 in 2000)
Cozad:

$42,640
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,768 (it was $18,139 in 2000)

Cozad city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $94,922 (it was $54,700 in 2000)
Cozad:

$94,922
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $100,417; Detached houses: $103,269; Mobile homes: $7,910

Median gross rent in 2016: $634.

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  • Races in Cozad, NE (2016)

    Cozad races chart
    • 3,25682.8%White alone
    • 44611.3%Hispanic
    • 1744.4%Black alone
    • 230.6%American Indian alone
    • 160.4%Two or more races
    • 70.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cozad: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.0%), American (9.9%), English (6.4%), Irish (5.2%), European (3.2%), Swedish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/11/1886

Elevation: 2487 feet

Land area: 2.07 square miles.

Population density: 1,886 people per square mile   (low).

Cozad,NE real estate house value index trend

Cozad, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Cozad:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cozad city:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

202 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America).

This city:

5.1%
Nebraska:

6.7%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Cozad, Nebraska as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Cozad to the number of sex offenders is 151 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,001 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,819 (2.0%)

Cozad satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (173.2 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (585.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Willow Island, NE (2.2 miles) , Gothenburg, NE (3.2 miles ), Lexington, NE (3.7 miles ), Eustis, NE (3.7 miles ), Farnam, NE (4.0 miles ), Elwood, NE (4.5 miles ), Eddyville, NE (4.6 miles) , Oconto, NE (4.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $62,800
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $80,900
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $180,600
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $129,200
  • 2009: 35 buildings, average cost: $18,600
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.86 N, Longitude: 99.98 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Alfalfa Capital of the World

Area code: 308

Cozad household income distribution Cozad home values distribution

Crime rates in Cozad by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 019512242101610
per 100,000 0.023.6211.9118.123.646.646.994.745.924.90.025.5153.125.70.0
Robberies 000100002000002
per 100,000 0.00.00.023.60.00.00.00.045.90.00.00.00.00.052.1
Assaults 587121451013533
per 100,000 118.9188.4164.823.647.123.393.8118.423.00.024.976.4127.677.178.2
Burglaries 5014381298161228861697
per 100,000 1,188.8329.770.6188.9282.7209.6187.6379.0275.5697.9199.3152.7408.3231.2182.4
Theft 11185581197749553428263031403928
per 100,000 2,639.12,001.91,365.32,809.91,813.91,141.41,289.9805.3642.9648.1747.4789.01,020.71,002.1729.5
Auto thefts 859231334032421
per 100,000 190.2117.8211.947.270.723.370.471.191.80.074.750.9102.151.426.1
Arson 200000001000000
per 100,000 47.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.023.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 229.7170.5281.3235.7126.3104.1126.6163.9107.594.754.882.0225.696.475.3

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Crime rate in Cozad detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Nebraska average:

1.96
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +260 (+6.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Cozad: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Cozad, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cozad-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Cozad city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 6/18/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.9 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cozad-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 50% 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 599.1 miles away from the city 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 307.5 miles away from Cozad 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 143.3 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 233.7 miles away from the city 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 179.8 miles away from Cozad center
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 83.8 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 Dawson County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Birthplace of: Chris Dishman - 2005 NFL player (St. Louis Rams, born: Feb 27, 1974), Dan Christensen - Artist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Cozad:

  • COZAD COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, P O BOX 108, 300 EAST 12TH ST)
  • CENTRAL PLAINS HOME HEALTH AGENCY (835 MERIDAN AVENUE, PO BOX 207)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - COZAD (318 WEST 18TH STREET)

airports located in Cozad:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cozad:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 48 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 85 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 142 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Northeast Community College (about 158 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 172 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 175 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 176 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)

Public high school in Cozad:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cozad:

See full list of schools located in Cozad

Library in Cozad:

  • WILSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $175,048; Location: 910 MERIDIAN; 31,309 books; 1,137 audio materials; 727 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Cozad: Cozad (A), Muny Park Campground (B), One Hundredth Meridian Museum (C), Cozad Police Department (D), Wilson Public Library (E), Robert Henri Museum and Historical Walkway (F), Cozad Rescue Squad (G), Cozad Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cozad include: Community Bible Church (A), Saint Johns Lutheran Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Living Hope Assembly of God Church (D), Church of God (E), American Lutheran Church (F), Church of Christ West Twelfth Street (G), Primitive Baptist Church (H), United Methodist Parkview Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Cozad include: The 100th Meridian Historical Marker (1), Muny Park (2), Centennial Park (3), Cozad City Park (4), Frenchy Park (5), Sportsman Field (6), Bellamy Ballpark (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Henri Robert Museum-Hendee Hotel (112 East 8th Street).

Hotels: Circle S Motel (440 South Meridian Avenue), Motel 6 (809 South Meridian Avenue).

Dawson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 41.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.7
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 24.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.5%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.8% for Black residents, 2.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.5% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.9%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
75 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
14 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
60 people in nursing homes in 2000
24 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Cozad, Nebraska environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Cozad (2011 data):

  • Homestead Bank: at 915 Meridian Avenue, branch established on 1905/01/01. Info updated 2011/03/08: Bank assets: $231.0 mil, Deposits: $197.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: C.S.b. Co.
  • First Bank & Trust Company: at 747 Meridian, branch established on 1883/01/01. Info updated 2007/08/30: Bank assets: $221.4 mil, Deposits: $193.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Midwest Banco Corporation
  • Security First Bank: Cozad Branch at 818 Avenue F, branch established on 1990/11/30. Info updated 2010/02/19: Bank assets: $829.2 mil, Deposits: $644.3 mil, headquarters in Lincoln, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Stockmens Limited Partnership

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cozad city (based on Dawson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,65019
Catholic4,9495
Evangelical Protestant3,84132
Other7793
None9,107-
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
Dawson County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Dawson County:

5.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Dawson County:

29.1%
Nebraska:

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

17.0%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.3%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cozad:

45.7%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.7%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cozad:

10.3%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cozad:

33.8%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Cozad:

54.8%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.1%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cozad, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,605$55,2600$0
Other Government Administration 3$8,743$34,9721$985
Police Protection - Officers 6$23,318$46,6360$0
Streets and Highways 8$28,120$42,1800$0
Sewerage 2$6,863$41,1780$0
Water Supply 3$10,988$43,9520$0
Electric Power 5$18,830$45,1920$0
Local Libraries 1$3,055$36,6606$5,517
Totals for Government 29$104,522$43,2507$6,502

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $418,000 ($106.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $414,000 ($105.83)
    Electric Utilities: $75,000 ($19.17)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($3.58)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,416,000 ($873.21)
    Sewerage: $395,000 ($100.97)
    Police Protection: $317,000 ($81.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $302,000 ($77.20)
    Regular Highways: $301,000 ($76.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $267,000 ($68.25)
    Central Staff Services: $236,000 ($60.33)
    Water Utilities: $224,000 ($57.26)
    Fire Protection: $211,000 ($53.94)
    Financial Administration: $182,000 ($46.52)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($9.20)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $20,000 ($5.11)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($2.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $143,000 ($36.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $164,000 ($41.92)
    Electric Utilities: $107,000 ($27.35)
    Sewerage: $103,000 ($26.33)
    Police Protection: $60,000 ($15.34)
    Fire Protection: $40,000 ($10.22)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($5.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,684,000 ($941.72)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,100,000 ($281.19)
    Sewerage: $601,000 ($153.63)
    Parks & Recreation: $316,000 ($80.78)
    All Other: $115,000 ($29.40)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $287,000 ($73.36)
    Interest Earnings: $97,000 ($24.80)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,810,000 ($973.93)
    Water Utilities: $256,000 ($65.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $463,000 ($118.35)
    Highways: $318,000 ($81.29)
    General Support: $7,000 ($1.79)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $544,000 ($139.06)
    Property: $474,000 ($121.17)
    Public Utilities: $254,000 ($64.93)
    NEC: $132,000 ($33.74)

Cozad government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,270,000 ($835.89)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,083,000 ($788.09)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $187,000 ($47.80)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,032,000 ($519.43)

6.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,110 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
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 Buffalo County, NE  0.49% ($24,773 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, NE  0.41% ($27,081)
from Hall County, NE  0.39% ($57,114)


7.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,319 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
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 Buffalo County, NE  1.02% ($38,957 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.59% ($25,556)
to Hall County, NE  0.52% ($25,511)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cozad:

  • KAMI (1580 AM; 1 kW; COZAD, NE; Owner: VECTO RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KOOQ (1410 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ 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.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cozad:

  • KAMI-FM (104.5 FM; COZAD, NE; Owner: VECTO RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN-FM (93.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KICX-FM (96.1 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KLNE-FM (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

TV broadcast stations around Cozad:

  • KLNE-TV (Channel 3; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • K28GC (Channel 28; GOTHENBURG, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
Cozad fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Cozad fatal accident list:

Jul 21, 2013 06:13 PM, Us-30, Lat: 40.85684, Lon: -99.98431, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 31, 2012 09:42 PM, 16th Street, Newell St, Lat: 40.86677, Lon: -99.97691, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 31, 2003 01:15 AM, Us-30, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 13, 1978 11:47 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 7, 1978 00:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 14, 1976 04:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 14, 1975 04:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 53m174ftTotal length
  • 26,058Total average daily traffic
  • 4,591Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 85 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cozad)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Cozad, NE)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (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: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cozad)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cozad)

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

COZAD, CITY OF (Population served: 3,977, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2010), St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-04-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2010)
LAKESIDE TRAILER COURT (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-07-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2007)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Cozad, Nebraska:

  • Circle S Motel, 440 S Meridian Ave, Cozad, Nebraska 69130 , Phone: (308) 784-2290, Fax: (308) 784-3917
  • Rodeway Inn, 809 S Meridian, Cozad, Nebraska 69130 , Phone: (308) 784-4900, Fax: (308) 784-4907
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Cozad, Nebraska
Most common first names in Cozad, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3581.0 years
Robert3476.2 years
Mary3379.5 years
James2175.7 years
Donald2171.4 years
Charles2074.9 years
William2076.6 years
Anna1986.3 years
George1977.7 years
Ruth1780.6 years
Most common last names in Cozad, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2379.2 years
Jensen2179.6 years
Anderson1780.0 years
Johnson1775.2 years
Miller1572.1 years
Allen1377.6 years
Kostman1171.4 years
Griffith1081.2 years
Adle1075.5 years
Brown1074.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • No fuel used (0%)
Businesses in Cozad, NE
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen2Rodeway Inn1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1

Cozad compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
There are 13 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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