Davenport, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 293 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.6%
 
Males: 143  (49.1%)
Females: 150  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  49.4 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68335.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,754 (it was $26,964 in 2000)
Davenport:

$40,754
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,593 (it was $13,960 in 2000)

Davenport village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $41,469 (it was $31,400 in 2000)
Davenport:

$41,469
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $49,335; Detached houses: $49,416

Median gross rent in 2013: $339.

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  • Races in Davenport, NE (2010)

    Davenport races chart
    • 28295.9%White alone
    • 72.4%Hispanic
    • 51.7%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Davenport: 73.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (52.3%), English (10.0%), Czech (7.1%), Irish (7.1%), Scottish (3.2%), United States (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/7/1887

Elevation: 1657 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 443 people per square mile   (low).

Davenport,NE real estate house value index trend

Davenport, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Davenport:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Davenport village:

  • Never married: 11.4%
  • Now married: 77.8%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 2.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Davenport, Nebraska as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Davenport to the number of sex offenders is 289 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $684 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $600 (1.6%)

Davenport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (68.9 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (522.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Ong, NE (2.5 miles) , Oak, NE (2.7 miles) , Carleton, NE (2.7 miles) , Shickley, NE (2.9 miles ), Edgar, NE (3.0 miles ), Ruskin, NE (3.5 miles) , Deshler, NE (3.6 miles ), Bruning, NE (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.31 N, Longitude: 97.81 W

Area code: 402

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

2.9%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -43 (-11.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Davenport, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Davenport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.6 miles away from the Davenport village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Davenport-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 65% 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 178.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 717.5 miles away from Davenport 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 427.4 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 281.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.9 miles away from Davenport center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 306.5 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 Thayer County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Davenport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Davenport:

  • ROSE BROOK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; EDGAR, NE)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; HEBRON, NE)
  • THAYER COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; HEBRON, NE)
  • NELSON GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; NELSON, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Davenport:

  • Central Community College (about 50 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 69 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 72 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 72 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 73 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Kansas State University (about 102 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 115 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

Public elementary/middle schools in Davenport:

Private elementary/middle school in Davenport:

  • ST PETER LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 17; Location: 208 W 10TH ST; Grades: 1 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Davenport

Library in Davenport:

  • DAVENPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $10,120; Location: 109 NORTH MAPLE AVENUE; 13,331 books; 41 audio materials; 51 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 13 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Davenport: Davenport (A), Davenport Public Library (B), Davenport Volunteer Fire and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Davenport include: Saint Peters Lutheran Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), Christs Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Thayer County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

DAVENPORT, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 339, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-03-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-02-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-04-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-30-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-30-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-08-2006)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Davenport that have no violations reported:

  • LITTLE BLUE NRD RWD 1 (Population served: 1,060, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater under infl of surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.0%
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.9%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.5%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Davenport compared to Nebraska 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Davenport (2011 data):

  • Frontier Bank: at 100 W. Sixth Street, branch established on 1894/12/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $23.6 mil, Deposits: $20.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Frontier Holdings, Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Davenport village (based on Thayer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,47417
Evangelical Protestant2,22415
Catholic4502
None80-
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
Thayer County:

7.73 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Thayer County:

11.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

23.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Thayer County:

29.5%
Nebraska:

28.0%
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 1$4,800$57,6000$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$265
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,435
Water Supply 1$2,077$24,9240$0
Totals for Government 2$6,877$41,2622$1,700

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $167,000 ($569.97)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $210,000 ($716.72)
    General - Other: $200,000 ($682.59)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($201.37)
    Central Staff Services: $35,000 ($119.45)
    Financial Administration: $27,000 ($92.15)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($54.61)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($37.54)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($17.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $24,000 ($81.91)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($54.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $265,000 ($904.44)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $100,000 ($341.30)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $273,000 ($931.74)
    Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($47.78)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $159,000 ($542.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $38,000 ($129.69)
    All Other: $26,000 ($88.74)
    General Support: $3,000 ($10.24)
  • Tax - NEC: $150,000 ($511.95)
    Property: $61,000 ($208.19)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $682,000 ($2327.65)

4.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,071 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
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 Jefferson County, NE  0.79% ($26,000 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.69% ($25,071)


5.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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  1.23% ($20,440 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Davenport:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KHAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Davenport:

  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K202CJ (88.3 FM; DESHLER, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Davenport:

  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mp 228.4 Marysville Sub Ded (Lat: 40.334694 Lon: -97.876861), Type: Pole, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQNI998, Licensee ID: L00005111
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.515 MHz, 160.410 MHz, 161.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/18/2011, Expiration Date: 02/18/2021, Certifier: Larry J Kopiasz
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas Street Stop 650, Omaha, NE 68719, Phone: (402) 544-0392, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA0UVF
    Grant Date: 05/12/1995, Expiration Date: 05/12/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2007
    Registrant: Berdon P Pedersen, Rr 1 Box 182, Davenport, NE 68335
  • Call Sign: N0NEN, Previous Call Sign: KB0EDB, Licensee ID: L00319558
    Grant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 03/26/2021, Certifier: Donald G Vorce
    Registrant: Donald G Vorce, 205 N Linden Ave, Davenport, NE 68335
  • Call Sign: KC0HID, Licensee ID: L00213464
    Grant Date: 03/01/2000, Expiration Date: 03/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2012, Certifier: Shannon A Pepper
    Registrant: Shannon A Pepper, Rt 1 Box 201, Davenport, NE 68335

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE 582 DREAM MACHINE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 130ZX , Serial Number: 3809, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 02/16/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne R Biltoft, 4755 Rd V, Davenport, NE 68335
  • Aircraft: PERRITT JOHN O III MONNETT MONI (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 329JP , Serial Number: JP-3, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 11/14/1985
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas L Buresh, 4602 Road T, Davenport, NE 68335
  • Aircraft: RANS S6ES-COYOTE II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 729JL , Serial Number: RANS 1916151820, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Jeremy M Littrel, Po Box 4, Davenport, NE 68335

Most common first names in Davenport, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Arthur469.0 years
Walter478.0 years
Edward485.5 years
Robert468.8 years
Mildred484.3 years
Margaret477.2 years
George485.5 years
John481.0 years
Roy388.0 years
Helen385.7 years
Most common last names in Davenport, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Voigt876.0 years
Meyer782.2 years
Nelson683.8 years
Mosier684.5 years
Johnson675.3 years
Keim683.3 years
Harms686.0 years
Avers584.2 years
Lautenschlag578.6 years
Secrest578.6 years
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