Emmet, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 48 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -37.7%
Males: 13  (28.6%)
Females: 35  (71.4%)
Median resident age:  55.5 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68734

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,338 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Emmet:

$52,338
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,677 (it was $11,074 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $165,143 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Emmet:

$165,143
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $145,378; Detached houses: $145,382
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Emmet: 74.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Czech (20.0%), German (20.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2025 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 185 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Emmet:

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Emmet village:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 58.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

5.7%
Nebraska:

6.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Emmet village:  1.9% ($433)
Nebraska:  1.7% ($1,478)

Emmet satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (122.9 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (159.4 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (571.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: O'Neill, NE (2.9 miles ), Atkinson, NE (3.1 miles ), Inman, NE (3.9 miles) , Chambers, NE (4.4 miles ), Stuart, NE (4.4 miles ), Page, NE (4.5 miles) , Bristow, NE (5.3 miles) , Ewing, NE (5.3 miles ).

Latitude: 42.48 N, Longitude: 98.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

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

1.9%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+10.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (38%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (37%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (63%)
  • Management occupations (38%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (47%)
  • Legal occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Emmet, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Emmet-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Emmet village center .

On 6/9/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the village center caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Emmet-area historical earthquake activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 59% 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 611.0 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 20.7 miles away from Emmet center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 124.0 miles away from the city center
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 345.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from Emmet center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.5 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 Holt County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Emmet topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Emmet:

  • AVERA ST. ANTHONY'S HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; O' NEILL, NE)
  • AVERA ST ANTHONY'S HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; O' NEILL, NE)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - ATKINSON (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ATKINSON, NE)
  • WEST HOLT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ATKINSON, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Emmet:

  • Northeast Community College (about 78 miles; Norfolk, NE; Full-time enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 93 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 99 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Central Community College (about 112 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 124 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 126 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 128 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)

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Notable locations in Emmet: Emmet (A), Emmet Fire Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Holt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.0%
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:

12.4
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Emmet village (based on Holt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,0446
Evangelical Protestant2,33815
Mainline Protestant1,70612
Other1342
None3,213-
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: 9
Holt County:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Holt County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Holt County:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Holt County:

28.2%
Nebraska:

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

10.6%
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

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,000 ($125.00)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($104.17)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($83.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($83.33)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($20.83)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($20.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($62.50)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($208.33)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $5,000 ($104.17)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($104.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($83.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($20.83)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($125.00)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($41.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($166.67)
    General Support: $4,000 ($83.33)
    All Other: $2,000 ($41.67)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($104.17)
    NEC: $3,000 ($62.50)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $49,000 ($1020.83)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $45,000 ($937.50)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,000 ($83.33)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $112,000 ($2333.33)

5.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,373 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
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 Madison County, NE  0.56% ($29,682 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.31% ($25,833)
from Antelope County, NE  0.25% ($40,700)


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,515 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
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  0.81% ($33,500 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.43% ($34,471)
to Madison County, NE  0.38% ($27,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in Emmet:

  • KBRX (1350 AM; 1 kW; O'NEILL, NE; Owner: RANCHLAND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Emmet:

  • KBRX-FM (102.9 FM; O'NEILL, NE; Owner: RANCHLAND BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMNE-FM (90.3 FM; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KGRD (105.3 FM; ORCHARD, NE; Owner: THE PRAISE NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Emmet:

  • KMNE-TV (Channel 7; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K43FX (Channel 43; O'NEILL, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K51CC (Channel 51; O'NEILL, NE; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLKE (Channel 24; ALBION, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K25GM (Channel 25; NEWPORT, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Michael J Umano, 87318 484th Ave (Lat: 42.481417 Lon: -98.813750), Type: 60.9, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 7813191011, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com
  • Michael J Umano, 87318 484th Ave (Lat: 42.481417 Lon: -98.813750), Type: 60.9, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 7813191011, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2 Blks E Emmet Us Post Offfice (Lat: 42.476667 Lon: -98.805639), Call Sign: WRA686, Licensee ID: L00569444
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0600 MHzGrant Date: 09/13/2002, Expiration Date: 10/06/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2012Registrant: Cole Sand & Gravel, Emmet, NE 68734, Phone: (402) 336-2476
  • One Mi Nne (Lat: 42.494167 Lon: -98.793972), Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WPAH951, Licensee ID: L00167842
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.5000 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/1997, Expiration Date: 08/18/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2001Registrant: Kinder Morgan Inc, Lakewood, CO 80228-8304, Phone: (303) 989-1740

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • EMMET, 87318 484th Ave (Lat: 42.481417 Lon: -98.813750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQUJ210
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 07/22/2014, Expiration Date: 07/22/2024, Certifier: Thomas W BurnettRegistrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1220 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 867-6767, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3250L , Serial Number: 17256150, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/11/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Jess L Miner, 87489 487th Ave, Emmet, NE 68734

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (44%)

Emmet compared to Nebraska 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 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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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