Danbury, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 99 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.0%
Males: 46  (46.8%)
Females: 53  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  50.9 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 69026

Estimated median household income in 2016: $27,739 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Danbury:

$27,739
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,846 (it was $19,512 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $41,852 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Danbury:

$41,852
NE:

$148,100
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  • Races in Danbury, NE (2010)

    Danbury races chart
    • 9998.0%White alone
    • 11.0%Two or more races
    • 11.0%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Danbury: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.6%), American (11.5%), English (7.7%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%), Scottish (3.8%), Swiss (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2476 feet

Land area: 0.34 square miles.

Population density: 295 people per square mile   (very low).

Danbury, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Danbury:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Danbury village:

  • Never married: 14.2%
  • Now married: 46.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 25.3%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

4 residents are foreign born (5.2% Latin America).

This village:

5.2%
Nebraska:

6.7%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Danbury, Nebraska as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Danbury to the number of sex offenders is 39 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $337 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $252 (1.9%)

Danbury satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (203.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (539.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lebanon, NE (2.6 miles) , Indianola, NE (3.7 miles ), Bartley, NE (3.9 miles ), McCook, NE (4.0 miles ), Oberlin, KS (4.0 miles ), Wilsonville, NE (4.1 miles) , Norcatur, KS (4.3 miles) , Cambridge, NE (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.04 N, Longitude: 100.41 W

Area code: 308

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

2.4%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+16.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Construction (24%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (43%)
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Average climate in Danbury, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Danbury-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 28% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/15/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the Danbury village 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 16.2 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Danbury-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 47% 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 610.0 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 314.1 miles away from Danbury center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 245.3 miles away from the city 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 319.8 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) earthquake occurred 204.4 miles away from Danbury 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 10.9 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 Red Willow County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Danbury topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Danbury:

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE AND HOSPIC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; MCCOOK, NE)

Amtrak station near Danbury:

  • 16 miles: MCCOOK (101 NORRIS AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Danbury:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 83 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 99 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Central Community College (about 123 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Barton County Community College (about 145 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 191 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 203 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 206 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

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Notable location: Beaver Valley Rural Fire District Danbury (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Red Willow 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: 28.9%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.0%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  0.0%
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:

6.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Danbury village (based on Red Willow County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7874
Evangelical Protestant2,22613
Mainline Protestant2,2068
Other3193
None2,517-
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: 1
Red Willow County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Red Willow County:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Red Willow County:

28.3%
Nebraska:

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

14.6%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Danbury:

51.7%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Danbury:

51.3%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Danbury:

20.4%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Danbury:

10.9%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Danbury:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Danbury:

43.8%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

57.0%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Danbury:

79.6%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Danbury, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 5$17
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$400
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$51
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$670
Water Supply 0$0 1$200
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$550
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,888

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($80.81)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($60.61)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($10.10)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($10.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $15,000 ($151.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,000 ($80.81)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($10.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($10.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($141.41)
    General Support: $4,000 ($40.40)
    All Other: $2,000 ($20.20)
  • Tax - Property: $7,000 ($70.71)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $49,000 ($494.95)

6.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,546 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
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 Hitchcock County, NE  0.76% ($26,906 average AGI)
from Furnas County, NE  0.43% ($30,889)
from Lincoln County, NE  0.29% ($68,000)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
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  0.69% ($31,069 average AGI)
to Hitchcock County, NE  0.57% ($26,250)
to Buffalo County, NE  0.43% ($22,611)

Strongest AM radio stations in Danbury:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KNGN (1360 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: KANSAS NEBRASKA GOOD NEWS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Danbury:

  • KRKU (98.5 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KICX-FM (96.1 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KIOD (105.3 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: AUSTIN MCCOOK LLC)
  • KFNF (101.1 FM; OBERLIN, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSWN (93.9 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: AUSTIN-MCCOOK, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Danbury:

  • KSNK (Channel 8; McCOOK, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • K32BY (Channel 32; OBERLIN, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION)
  • K30FV (Channel 30; CAMBRIDGE, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)

Danbury fatal accident list:

Sep 24, 2011 11:45 PM, Sr-89, Grandville Street, Lat: 40.04310, Lon: -100.40441, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 18, 2006 07:15 AM, Sr-89, County Rd 397, Lat: 40.04342, Lon: -100.40291, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 9, 1987 05:30 PM, 89, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 5 1/2 Mi North, 1 1/2 Mi West Of (Lat: 40.120694 Lon: -100.431167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 58 m, Call Sign: WPFU716
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.050 MHzGrant Date: 10/20/2014, Expiration Date: 10/12/2024Registrant: Prairie States Communications Service, Inc., Post Office Box 755, Imperial, NE 69033-0755, Phone: (308) 882-4694, Fax: (308) 882-2264, Email:
  • Corner Of Main St & Hwy 89 (Lat: 40.032778 Lon: -100.402639), Call Sign: KNDW599
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHzGrant Date: 08/14/1997, Expiration Date: 10/01/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2002Registrant: Sauvage Gas Company Inc, Oberlin, KS 67749, Phone: (913) 475-2241
  • DANBURY FX, Main St. & Nkcr Railnet (Lat: 40.038889 Lon: -100.403000), Type: Silo, Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: WPZQ674
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.525 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2004, Expiration Date: 02/23/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2014, Certifier: Randy DeanRegistrant: Silver Creek Technologies Inc., Hc Rt. 66 Box 25a, Bartley, NE 69020-9717, Phone: (308) 340-1041, Fax: (308) 692-3361, Email:
  • Lat: 40.020444 Lon: -100.492583, Call Sign: WQPM797
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.870 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/2012, Expiration Date: 07/02/2022, Certifier: Bob MathenyRegistrant: Rural Telephone Service Co., Inc./Nex-Te, 233 East 8th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-2119, Fax: (785) 628-2272, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Danbury, 5 Mi North, 1.5 Mi West Of Danbury (Lat: 40.120306 Lon: -100.430889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQTI244
    Assigned Frequencies: 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2014, Expiration Date: 02/07/2024, Certifier: Randall RaileRegistrant: Raicom Inc., 4118 Howard Blvd, Columbus, NE 68601, Phone: (402) 564-2876, Fax: (402) 563-3655, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: WEATHERLY AVIATION CO INC 620B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1999R , Serial Number: 1649, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 06/09/1997
    Registrant (Corporation): Ras Inc, 1766 Cc Ln, Danbury, NE 69026
  • Aircraft: WEATHERLY AVIATION CO INC 620B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 20263 , Serial Number: 1575, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 05/05/1994
    Registrant (Corporation): Ras Inc, 1766 Cc Ln, Danbury, NE 69026
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/13/1995, Exported to: Portugal
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-25-260 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4928Y , Serial Number: 25-4727, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Ras Inc, 1766 Cc Ln, Danbury, NE 69026
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6674U , Serial Number: 2401, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 03/07/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Bradley S Uehlin, 1766 Cc Ln, Danbury, NE 69026

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

DANBURY, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-10-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-04-2010)
  • 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-29-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-02-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2008)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)

Danbury compared to Nebraska state average:

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