Deweese, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 65 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.8%
 
Males: 43  (66.2%)
Females: 22  (33.8%)
Median resident age:  50.5 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68934

Estimated median household income in 2016: $31,215 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Deweese:

$31,215
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,883 (it was $13,018 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $31,820 (it was $16,400 in 2000)
Deweese:

$31,820
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $38,003; Detached houses: $38,004
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Deweese: 75.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (35.0%), Czech (22.5%), Welsh (12.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1687 feet

Land area: 0.09 square miles.

Population density: 695 people per square mile   (low).

Deweese, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Deweese:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Deweese village:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 23.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 22.9%
  • Divorced: 27.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $724 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $649 (2.2%)

Deweese satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (83.1 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (527.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Fairfield, NE (2.4 miles ), Lawrence, NE (2.8 miles ), Edgar, NE (3.0 miles ), Nelson, NE (3.3 miles ), Glenvil, NE (3.4 miles ), Clay Center, NE (3.5 miles ), Oak, NE (3.9 miles) , Nora, NE (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 40.35 N, Longitude: 98.14 W

Area code: 402

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

2.4%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+8.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (34%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (24%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (67%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (34%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (24%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (3%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (67%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Deweese, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Deweese-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Deweese village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.4 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Deweese-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 63% 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 171.5 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 701.0 miles away from Deweese 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 410.4 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 274.7 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 83.8 miles away from Deweese center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 300.3 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 Clay County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Deweese topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Deweese:

  • ROSE BROOK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; EDGAR, NE)
  • NELSON GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NELSON, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Deweese:

  • Central Community College (about 39 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 56 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 83 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 86 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 86 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Kansas State University (about 116 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 121 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)

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Clay 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: 6.8%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.6%
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:

2.2
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Deweese village (based on Clay County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,18316
Evangelical Protestant1,0149
Catholic8643
None2,481-
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
Clay County:

9.47 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

30.9%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$209
Water Supply 0$0 1$20
Totals for Government 0$0 7$229

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($153.85)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($107.69)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($61.54)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($46.15)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($15.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $12,000 ($184.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($15.38)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $8,000 ($123.08)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($15.38)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($138.46)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($15.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($76.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($138.46)
    General Support: $3,000 ($46.15)
    All Other: $2,000 ($30.77)
  • Tax - Property: $14,000 ($215.38)
    NEC: $5,000 ($76.92)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($415.38)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($307.69)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($107.69)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $53,000 ($815.38)

5.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,123 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
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 Adams County, NE  1.44% ($34,971 average AGI)


7.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,937 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.64%
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 Adams County, NE  2.14% ($33,528 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.85% ($26,667)
to Douglas County, NE  0.40% ($20,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in Deweese:

  • 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)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KHAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KICS (1550 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Deweese:

  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KRGI-FM (96.5 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KQKY (105.9 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KLIQ (94.5 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KROR (101.5 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRGY (97.3 FM; AURORA, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KRFS-FM (103.9 FM; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: CK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K295AF (106.9 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFKX (90.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: HASTINGS COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Deweese:

  • 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.)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KGIN (Channel 11; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K41FU (Channel 41; COLUMBUS & FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA0DVZ, Licensee ID: L01509315, Grant Date: 07/30/2009, Expiration Date: 05/19/2019, Certifier: Richard L Mazour, Registrant: Richard L Mazour, Rt 1 Box 27, Deweese, NE 68934-9801
  • Call Sign: KB0CMI, Grant Date: 04/26/1988, Expiration Date: 04/26/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2000, Registrant: Dave J Skalka, Rr 1 Box 59, Deweese, NE 68934

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

DEWEESE, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-10-2005)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)

Deweese 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below 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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