Crab Orchard, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 37 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.5%
Males: 22  (60.7%)
Females: 15  (39.3%)
Median resident age:  53.3 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68332

Estimated median household income in 2016: $24,861 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Crab Orchard:

$24,861
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,209 (it was $11,627 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $13,483 (it was $18,500 in 2000)
Crab Orchard:

$13,483
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $119,207; Detached houses: $121,661; Townhouses or other attached units: $85,961; In 2-unit structures: $82,268; Mobile homes: $58,536
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crab Orchard: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.8%), Polish (22.2%), Hungarian (16.7%), Danish (11.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1282 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 223 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Crab Orchard:

  • High school or higher: 70.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crab Orchard village:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 32.7%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Crab Orchard, Nebraska as of January 16, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Crab Orchard to the number of sex offenders is 61 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $201 (0.5%)

Crab Orchard satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (35.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (467.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lewiston, NE (2.5 miles) , Filley, NE (2.6 miles) , Virginia, NE (2.7 miles) , Sterling, NE (3.0 miles ), Adams, NE (3.1 miles ), Tecumseh, NE (3.5 miles ), Steinauer, NE (3.6 miles) , Burchard, NE (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 40.33 N, Longitude: 96.42 W

Area code: 402

Crab Orchard household income distribution Crab Orchard home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+4.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (42%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (58%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (42%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (42%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (25%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (58%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (42%)
  • 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%)

Average climate in Crab Orchard, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Crab Orchard-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Crab Orchard village center killed one person and injured 38 people and caused $160 million in damages.

On 9/25/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 42 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crab Orchard-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.3 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 211.5 miles away from Crab Orchard center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 308.8 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 108.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 140.9 miles away from Crab Orchard center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 161.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Johnson County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Crab Orchard topographic map

Birthplace of: Roy Barcroft - Film actor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Crab Orchard:

  • GOLD CREST RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ADAMS, NE)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; TECUMSEH, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crab Orchard:

  • Southeast Community College Area (about 35 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 37 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 37 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Bellevue University (about 63 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 68 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 68 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Creighton University (about 69 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

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Johnson 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: 42.6%
(44.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  1.8 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  38.1%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Nebraska average:

11.3

Crab Orchard travel time to work - commute Crab Orchard mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Crab Orchard village (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,5082
Evangelical Protestant1,2816
Mainline Protestant8167
Other281
None1,584-
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: 3
Johnson County:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

29.5%
Nebraska:

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

17.1%
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 3$810
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$625
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$429
Sewerage 0$0 1$454
Water Supply 0$0 1$77
Electric Power 0$0 1$971
Gas Supply 0$0 3$685
Totals for Government 0$0 13$4,051

Crab Orchard government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,000 ($108.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($81.08)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($81.08)
    Electric Utilities: $2,000 ($54.05)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($27.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($108.11)

Crab Orchard government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,000 ($54.05)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($54.05)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($27.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($108.11)
    Electric Utilities: $2,000 ($54.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($189.19)
    General Support: $2,000 ($54.05)
    All Other: $1,000 ($27.03)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($54.05)
    NEC: $1,000 ($27.03)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $44,000 ($1189.19)

6.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,573 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
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  0.88% ($26,533 average AGI)
from Nemaha County, NE  0.65% ($37,455)


8.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,859 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
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  1.84% ($40,688 average AGI)
to Otoe County, NE  0.98% ($49,118)

Strongest AM radio stations in Crab Orchard:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT 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.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crab Orchard:

  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KUTT (99.5 FM; FAIRBURY, NE; Owner: SIEBERT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KBBK (107.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • K220GT (91.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KFLV (89.9 FM; WILBER, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Crab Orchard:

  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K17CI (Channel 17; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 240Total average daily traffic
  • 36Total average daily truck traffic
  • 324Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • LORI DAWSON, 724 75th Street (Lat: 40.331944 Lon: -96.449167), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • LORI DAWSON, 724 75th Street (Lat: 40.331944 Lon: -96.449167), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • CRAB ORCHARD, 724 75th Street (Lat: 40.331944 Lon: -96.449167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQKQ852
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/2009, Expiration Date: 08/18/2019, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Jack Schaffer, Lat: 40.377500 Lon: -96.442222, Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQLZ773
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/2010, Expiration Date: 06/08/2020, Certifier: Brad D PahlRegistrant: Diode Communications, 300 Commercial St, Diller, NE 68342, Phone: (402) 793-5125, Fax: (402) 739-5139, Email:
  • Allen Harms, Lat: 40.277500 Lon: -96.422500, Type: Mast, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 5.1 m, Call Sign: WQLZ773
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/2010, Expiration Date: 06/08/2020, Certifier: Brad D PahlRegistrant: Diode Communications, 300 Commercial St, Diller, NE 68342, Phone: (402) 793-5125, Fax: (402) 739-5139, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD4OGC, Licensee ID: L00492073, Grant Date: 05/03/2012, Expiration Date: 05/12/2022, Certifier: Joshua M Wilkerson, Registrant: Joshua M Wilkerson, 72523 60850 Ave, Crab Orchard, NE 68332

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

CRAB ORCHARD, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 42, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (67%)
  • Electricity (30%)

Crab Orchard 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age 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.
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