Elkhorn, Nebraska

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Population in July 2007: 6,486.
Males: 3,205  (49.4%)
Females: 3,281  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Nebraska median age:

35.3 years

Zip codes: 68022.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $95,743 (it was $67,234 in 2000)
Elkhorn:

$95,743
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $43,047 (it was $29,129 in 2000)

Elkhorn city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $220,606 (it was $131,100 in 2000)
Elkhorn:

$220,606
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $212,244; detached houses: $212,939; townhouses or other attached units: $212,017; in 2-unit structures: $124,394; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $128,786; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $177,919; mobile homes: $67,256; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $978,221
March 2019 cost of living index in Elkhorn: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Elkhorn, NE (2000)
    • 5,92397.7%White alone
    • 771.3%Hispanic
    • 200.3%Asian alone
    • 200.3%Two or more races
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 80.1%Black alone
    • 30.05%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Elkhorn, Nebraska as of August 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Elkhorn is 811 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Elkhorn by year

Type

2005

2006

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(12.4)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
13
(160.6)
17
(206.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
81
(1,001)
68
(825.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(24.7)
3
(36.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(12.4)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)55.750.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Elkhorn, NE

Crime rate in Elkhorn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Nebraska average:

2.00
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Elkhorn, NE City Guides:

Ancestries: German (47.8%), Irish (17.3%), English (13.9%), Swedish (10.3%), Czech (6.4%), Danish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1170 feet

Land area: 3.74 square miles.

Population density: 1,733 people per square mile   (low).

Elkhorn, Nebraska map

53 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Nebraska:

4.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Elkhorn city:

1.8% ($2,386)
Nebraska:

1.7% ($1,478)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (11.8 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (444.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Waterloo, NE (1.6 miles ),
King Lake, NE (2.0 miles ),
Boys Town, NE (2.4 miles ),
Valley, NE (2.5 miles ),
Venice, NE (2.6 miles),
Bennington, NE (2.7 miles ),
Washington, NE (2.9 miles),
Chalco, NE (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.28 N, Longitude: 96.24 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,659 (-27.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 461 (15.0%)

Area code: 402

Distribution of median household income in Elkhorn, NE in 2017
Elkhorn satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 92 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 1998: 86 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 1999: 47 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2001: 40 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2002: 46 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2003: 75 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 2004: 70 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2005: 65 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2006: 46 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $122,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Elkhorn, NE residents
Average permit cost in Elkhorn, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Most common industries in Elkhorn, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.5%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
  • Social assistance (2.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.5%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
  • Utilities (3.0%)
  • Food (2.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Elkhorn, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Top executives (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (9.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Computer specialists (5.4%)
  • Child care workers (5.3%)

Average climate in Elkhorn, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Elkhorn, Nebraska average temperatures Elkhorn, Nebraska average precipitation Elkhorn, Nebraska humidity Elkhorn, Nebraska wind speed Elkhorn, Nebraska snowfall Elkhorn, Nebraska sunshine Elkhorn, Nebraska clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.9. This is about average.

City:

74.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.179. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.179
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.524. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.524
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 19.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.70
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0298. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Elkhorn-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Elkhorn city center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 tornado 12.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elkhorn-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 72% 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 171.0 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 259.1 miles away from Elkhorn center
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 57.4 miles away from Elkhorn center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.6 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 108.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 303.8 miles away from Elkhorn 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 Douglas County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elkhorn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Elkhorn:

  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH, LLC (1408 VETERANS DRIVE, SUITE 201)
  • BROOKESTONE MEADOWS REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (600 BROOKESTONE MEADOWS PLAZA)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF ELKHORN (20275 HOPPER STREET)

Heliports located in Elkhorn:

Amtrak station near Elkhorn:

  • 17 miles: OMAHA (1003 S. 9TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Operable nuclear power plant near Elkhorn:

  • 17 miles: Fort Calhoun in Fort Calhoun, NE.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elkhorn:

  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 12 miles; Omaha, NE; Full-time enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 14 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 15 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Creighton University (about 16 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Bellevue University (about 19 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 23 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 38 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public high school in Elkhorn:

Private high school in Elkhorn:

  • MOUNT MICHAEL BENEDICTINE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 217, Location: 22520 MOUNT MICHAEL RD, Grades: 9-12, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Elkhorn:

Private elementary/middle school in Elkhorn:

  • ST PATRICK'S CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 740, Location: 20500 W MAPLE RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Elkhorn

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Elkhorn: Elkhorn (A), Elkhorn Ridge Golf Course (B), Skyline Dental Center (C), Elkhorn Manor Nursing Center (D), Elkhorn Eye Clinic (E), Elkhorn Suburban Fire Department (F), Elkhorn Public Library (G), Elkhorn City Police Department (H), Elkhorn Family Care Center (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Elkhorn include: Lord of Life Lutheran Church (A), Saint Augustines Episcopal Church (B), Saint Patricks Church of Elkhorn (C), Peace Presbyterian Church (D), Bethany Lutheran Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Prospect Hill Cemetery (1), Mount Calvary Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Elkhorn Ridge Golf Course & Batting Cages (Amusement & Theme Parks; 20033 Elkhorn Ridge Drive).

Hotel: Western Enterprises (1625 N. 214th St).

Birthplace of: Jay Moore - Football player.

Douglas 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 Elkhorn and their reported violations in the past:

MOUNT MICHAEL HIGH SCHOOL (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
DOUGLAS CO SID 277 - THE FARM (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-29-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-24-2013)

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

  • DOUGLAS CO SID 285-TERRA LINDE ESTATES (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

3.0 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

84.0%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.8%
Whole state:

4.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

2.1%
Whole state:

9.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

1.1%
Whole state:

4.0%
127 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Elkhorn (2011 data):

  • American Interstate Bank: at 3331 N 204th Street, branch established on 1915/03/29; Elkhorn Branch at 3331 N. 204th Street, branch established on 2000/07/01. Info updated 2008/06/04: Bank assets: $110.5 mil, Deposits: $101.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: American Interstate Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Pinnacle Bank: Dodge Branch at 18081 Burt Street, branch established on 2011/06/06; Elkhorn Branch at 20320 Veterans Drive, branch established on 2004/09/08. Info updated 2010/12/10: Bank assets: $3,171.2 mil, Deposits: $2,710.9 mil, headquarters in Lincoln, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Bancorp, Inc.
  • United Republic Bank: at 111 North 181st Street, branch established on 2006/12/11. Info updated 2012/02/22: Bank assets: $72.4 mil, Deposits: $62.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens National Corporation
  • CHARTER WEST NATIONAL BANK: Elkhorn Branch at 20041 Manderson St, branch established on 2004/02/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $180.5 mil, Deposits: $150.5 mil, headquarters in West Point, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Nationwide Bankshares, Inc.
  • American National Bank: Elkhorn Branch at 20412 Veterans Drive, branch established on 1998/09/09. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $1,928.1 mil, Deposits: $1,460.0 mil, headquarters in Omaha, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: American National Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Elkhorn Branch at 711 North 205th Street, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Elkhorn:

Marital status in Elkhorn, NE
  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 68.1%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

For population 25 years and over in Elkhorn:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Nebraska average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Elkhorn, NE (based on Douglas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic123,96250
Evangelical Protestant64,801176
Mainline Protestant52,10597
Other20,61355
Black Protestant12,66439
Orthodox8355
None242,130-
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: 78
Douglas County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 154
Douglas County:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 392
This county:

7.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Douglas County:

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.7%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Douglas County:

13.5%
Nebraska:

12.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 17$44,061$31,1020$0
Police Protection - Officers 12$37,135$37,1350$0
Streets and Highways 6$18,097$36,1940$0
Local Libraries 4$9,757$29,2714$1,769
Other Government Administration 2$9,363$56,1787$170
Sewerage 2$6,230$37,3800$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,540$42,4800$0
Police - Other 1$2,044$24,5281$886
Fire - Other 0$0 1$1,045
Totals for Government 45$130,227$34,72713$3,870

Elkhorn government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $5,736,000 ($884.37)
    Regular Highways: $1,649,000 ($254.24)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($5.24)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,000 ($3.55)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($2.00)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($1.54)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($0.31)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,510,000 ($232.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,076,000 ($165.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,006,000 ($155.10)
    Regular Highways: $552,000 ($85.11)
    Central Staff Services: $549,000 ($84.64)
    Financial Administration: $422,000 ($65.06)
    General Public Buildings: $84,000 ($12.95)
    Housing and Community Development: $42,000 ($6.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $1,448,000 ($223.25)
    Financial Administration: $1,114,000 ($171.75)
    General Public Building: $223,000 ($34.38)
    Police Protection: $82,000 ($12.64)
    Housing and Community Development: $66,000 ($10.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000 ($9.10)
    Regular Highways: $56,000 ($8.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $55,000 ($8.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,463,000 ($379.74)

Elkhorn government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $2,405,000 ($370.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $237,000 ($36.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $41,000 ($6.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,532,000 ($390.38)
    Interest Earnings: $65,000 ($10.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $647,000 ($99.75)
    Highways: $529,000 ($81.56)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($0.77)
  • Tax - Property: $2,047,000 ($315.60)
    Other: $1,392,000 ($214.62)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $995,000 ($153.41)

Elkhorn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,253,000 ($501.54)

6.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,861 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.61%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($289 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.04%
Nebraska average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sarpy County, NE  1.50% ($48,867 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.41% ($49,706)
from Pottawattamie County, IA  0.33% ($42,357)


6.57% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Nebraska average:

6.52%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($302 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.04%
Nebraska average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sarpy County, NE  1.60% ($54,359 average AGI)
to Pottawattamie County, IA  0.31% ($44,970)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.25% ($42,092)
Businesses in Elkhorn, NE
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1Menards1
Burger King1Penske1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Kroger1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Elkhorn:

  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOSR (1490 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHLP (1420 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elkhorn:

  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, 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)
  • 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)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KVSS (88.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRQC (93.3 FM; BENNINGTON, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • K299AK (107.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: BAER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KFMT-FM (105.5 FM; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Elkhorn:

  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K53EY (Channel 53; OMAHA, NE; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KOHA-LP (Channel 65; OMAHA, NE; Owner: K. SANDOVAL BURKE)
Elkhorn fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Elkhorn fatal accident list:

Oct 1, 2003 12:02 AM, Sr-31, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 2001 03:25 PM, Park Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 24.2mTotal length
  • 194,920Total average daily traffic
  • 8,290Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Elkhorn, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 21980-1989
  • 82000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Elkhorn, NE
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$154,78826$223,63884$209,9916$72,8185$119,578
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$193,8801$231,6305$196,5881$119,1200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$125,9102$253,79513$220,0892$58,5600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$91,7103$172,2639$221,3190$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$289,4550$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0075.06 , 0075.09

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$176,4252$195,595
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$210,160
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0075.06 , 0075.09

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Elkhorn, NE
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Elkhorn, NE - Value

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fires - 54 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2014. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Elkhorn, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.8%), and Structure Fires (35.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Elkhorn, NE
    • 10346.8%Outside Fires
    • 7735.0%Structure Fires
    • 3114.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Elkhorn, NE
Most common first names in Elkhorn, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2979.7 years
William2770.3 years
Mary2284.1 years
Robert1970.1 years
James1672.5 years
Helen1684.1 years
Charles1679.9 years
Margaret1684.6 years
Henry1679.4 years
Anna1490.0 years
Most common last names in Elkhorn, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1279.3 years
Bull1183.9 years
Peterson1179.1 years
Thompson1076.3 years
Hansen984.8 years
Mcardle882.1 years
Miller773.7 years
Anderson783.3 years
Labs780.3 years
Nelson778.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Elkhorn, NE
  • 79.0%Utility gas
  • 20.1%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Elkhorn, NE
  • 53.3%Electricity
  • 45.0%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Elkhorn compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income above 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Elkhorn on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: secretaries and administrative assistants (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: computer specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: top executives (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: librarians, curators, and archivists (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: broadcasting and telecommunications (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: private households (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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