For population 25 years and over in Farnam:
For population 15 years and over in Farnam village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $725 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (185.6 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (578.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Moorefield, NE (3.1 miles) , Eustis, NE (3.2 miles ), Stockville, NE (3.9 miles) , Gothenburg, NE (4.0 miles ), Cozad, NE (4.0 miles ), Curtis, NE (4.1 miles ), Elwood, NE (4.5 miles ), Maywood, NE (4.7 miles ).
Latitude: 40.71 N, Longitude: 100.22 W
Area code: 308
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+18.6%).
Work and jobs in Farnam: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Farnam, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Farnam-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/20/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Farnam village center injured 2 people.
On 4/20/1954, a category F3 tornado 9.8 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Farnam-area historical earthquake activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.1 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) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from Farnam center
On 4/16/2007 at 06:50:31, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 28.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dawson County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snows: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Farnam:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Farnam:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Farnam and their reported violations in the past:FARNAM, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 204, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 15.5%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Farnam compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Farnam (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Farnam (based on Dawson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Farnam government finances in 2002:
6.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,244 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,495 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Farnam:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 235
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 225
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Farnam, NE