Dunbar, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 187 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.1%
Males: 86  (46.1%)
Females: 101  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68346.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,806 (it was $48,036 in 2000)
Dunbar:

$33,806
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,419 (it was $15,495 in 2000)

Dunbar village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $91,542 (it was $53,900 in 2000)
Dunbar:

$91,542
NE:

$132,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $670.

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  • Races in Dunbar, NE (2010)

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    • 18397.9%White alone
    • 31.6%Hispanic
    • 10.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dunbar: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.2%), Irish (11.2%), United States (8.2%), Czech (7.7%), Dutch (7.1%), Swedish (6.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 755 people per square mile   (low).

Dunbar,NE real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Dunbar:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dunbar village:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 7.6%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Dunbar, Nebraska as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Dunbar to the number of sex offenders is 187 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,329 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,162 (1.3%)

Dunbar satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (35.2 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (441.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lorton, NE (2.2 miles) , Otoe, NE (2.5 miles ), Syracuse, NE (2.8 miles ), Nebraska City, NE (3.0 miles ), Talmage, NE (3.1 miles ), Avoca, NE (3.2 miles ), Nehawka, NE (3.4 miles ), Union, NE (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.67 N, Longitude: 96.03 W

Area code: 402

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

3.9%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +67 (+39.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Manufacturing (47%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (47%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Dunbar, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dunbar-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the Dunbar village center killed one person and injured 38 people and caused $160 million in damages.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 tornado 20.7 miles away from the village center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dunbar-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 73% 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 25.3 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 207.3 miles away from Dunbar center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 299.8 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 98.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from Dunbar center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.7 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 Otoe County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dunbar topographic map

Birthplace of: Sam Francis (American football) - Football player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers near Dunbar:

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SYRACUSE, NE)
  • THE AMBASSADOR NEBRASKA CITY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NEBRASKA CITY, NE)
  • ST MARY'S COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; NEBRASKA CITY, NE)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - NEBRASKA CITY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NEBRASKA CITY, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dunbar:

  • Southeast Community College Area (about 33 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 8,838)
  • Bellevue University (about 34 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 35 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 37 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 41 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 41 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Creighton University (about 42 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

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Notable locations in Dunbar: Dunbar (A), Nehawka Farmers Co-op Elevator (B), Dunbar Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Dunbar: Dunbar Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 38.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.1

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

DUNBAR, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 270, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2013)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.3%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  71.4%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Dunbar compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Dunbar village (based on Otoe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,54926
Catholic3,4966
Evangelical Protestant79713
Other5464
None4,352-
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: 5
Otoe County:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Otoe County:

8.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Otoe County:

31.6%
Nebraska:

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

16.5%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$919
Water Supply 0$0 2$979
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,898

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $19,000 ($101.60)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($85.56)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($74.87)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($26.74)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($21.39)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($16.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($16.04)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($10.70)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($5.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $31,000 ($165.78)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $15,000 ($80.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($5.35)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($85.56)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($10.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($90.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($90.91)
    General Support: $5,000 ($26.74)
    All Other: $3,000 ($16.04)
  • Tax - NEC: $9,000 ($48.13)
    Property: $9,000 ($48.13)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $82,000 ($438.50)

6.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,592 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
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  1.41% ($31,570 average AGI)
from Douglas County, NE  0.43% ($75,500)
from Fremont County, IA  0.39% ($43,375)


6.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
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  1.74% ($46,271 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.73% ($31,133)
to Nemaha County, NE  0.51% ($39,613)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dunbar:

  • 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.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KNCY (1600 AM; 1 kW; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: RADIO 2000 NE, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dunbar:

  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNCY-FM (103.1 FM; AUBURN, NE; Owner: RADIO 2000 NE, INC.)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBBK (107.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • K220GT (91.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Dunbar:

  • 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)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $342,000Total costs
  • 350Total average daily traffic
  • 35Total average daily truck traffic
  • 472Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • KELLYE E ABERNATHY, 120 - 3rd Street (Lat: 40.668722 Lon: -96.035028), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297422, , 5601 LEGACY DRIVE - MS:A3
  • Kellye Abernathy, 120 - 3rd Street (Lat: 40.668722 Lon: -96.035028), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297422, , 5601 LEGACY DRIVE - MS:A3
  • Michael J Umano, 409 West Nebraska Street (Lat: 40.666639 Lon: -96.035944), Type: 106.6, Overall height: 100.5 m
    Registrant: 7813191011, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com
  • Michael J Umano, 409 West Nebraska Street (Lat: 40.666639 Lon: -96.035944), Type: 106.6, Overall height: 100.5 m
    Registrant: 7813191011, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1/4 Mi E Of Int Cr 50 & I S Side (Lat: 40.668056 Lon: -95.985000), Call Sign: KVT434, Licensee ID: L00052631
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/24/2003, Expiration Date: 04/12/2013
    Registrant: Dean A Biere, Dunbar, NE 68346
  • 4 Mi S On Hwy 67 1 Mi W 1 Mi N & 1/4 Mi W On N Side Of Rd (Lat: 40.609444 Lon: -96.058056), Call Sign: WSO698, Licensee ID: L00054224
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/22/2005, Expiration Date: 03/13/2015
    Registrant: Rinne Fertilizer Inc, 4275 M Rd, Dunbar, NE 68346, Phone: (402) 259-3435

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • DUNBAR, 409 West Nebraska Street (Lat: 40.666639 Lon: -96.035972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106.6 m, Call Sign: WQPI438
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/29/2012, Expiration Date: 05/29/2022, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett
    Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Avenue, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: W0HQL, Licensee ID: L01284073
    Grant Date: 05/16/2007, Expiration Date: 06/09/2017
    Registrant: Alvin H Guenther Jr, 629 N. 46th Rd., Dunbar, NE 68346

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 71651 , Serial Number: 18259703, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/1969
    Registrant (Corporation): Biere Farms Inc, 5062 I Rd, Dunbar, NE 68346

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Dunbar, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Ernest480.3 years
Dean375.7 years
Henry386.7 years
John374.6 years
William382.7 years
Robert360.3 years
George282.5 years
Allen275.0 years
Ella279.1 years
Arthur276.0 years
Most common last names in Dunbar, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Griepenstroh578.6 years
Johnston480.7 years
Frerichs482.3 years
Ganzel382.0 years
Anderson377.0 years
Bade369.7 years
Biere383.7 years
Moeller386.3 years
Neubauer385.0 years
Roos380.7 years
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