Fort Calhoun, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 941 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.9%
 
Males: 485  (51.6%)
Females: 456  (48.4%)
Median resident age:

42.1 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 68023.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $73,408 (it was $41,500 in 2000)
Fort Calhoun:

$73,408
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $38,042 (it was $20,779 in 2000)

Fort Calhoun city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $160,505 (it was $94,500 in 2000)
Fort Calhoun:

$160,505
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $172,163; detached houses: $181,457; mobile homes: $36,665

Median gross rent in 2017: $888.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fort Calhoun: 75.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.0%
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  • Races in Fort Calhoun, NE (2010)
    • 86294.9%White alone
    • 293.2%Hispanic
    • 121.3%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: German (35.6%), Irish (13.2%), American (11.3%), Italian (9.5%), Swedish (2.9%), English (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1110 feet

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 1,518 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Calhoun, Nebraska map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,997 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,445 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (13.6 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (432.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

California Junction, IA (2.7 miles),
Loveland, IA (2.7 miles),
Blair, NE (2.9 miles ),
Bennington, NE (3.0 miles ),
Kennard, NE (3.1 miles ),
Missouri Valley, IA (3.1 miles ),
Washington, NE (3.2 miles),
Crescent, IA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.46 N, Longitude: 96.02 W

Area code: 402

Distribution of median household income in Fort Calhoun, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fort Calhoun, NE in 2017
Fort Calhoun satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Fort Calhoun, NE residents
Average permit cost in Fort Calhoun, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +162 (+23.3%).
Most common industries in Fort Calhoun, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (14.0%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Utilities (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.5%)
  • Utilities (9.3%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (21.5%)
  • Educational services (15.1%)
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Fort Calhoun, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Top executives (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Construction laborers (4.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (13.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Fort Calhoun, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.179
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.572. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.572
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
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 13.7 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 8.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.63
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 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Fort Calhoun-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the Fort Calhoun 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 19.1 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:

Fort Calhoun-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 73% 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 173.0 miles away from Fort Calhoun center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 256.5 miles away from Fort Calhoun 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 62.1 miles away from Fort Calhoun center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.4 miles away from Fort Calhoun center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 291.4 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 106.9 miles away from Fort Calhoun 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 Washington County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Calhoun topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Calhoun:

  • CROWELL MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BLAIR, NE)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BLAIR, NE)
  • MEMORIAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BLAIR, NE)
  • FLORENCE HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • IMMANUEL-VNA HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • ALEGENT HEALTH IMMANUEL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • NEBRASKA SPINE HOSPITAL, LLC Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; OMAHA, NE)

Airports located in Fort Calhoun:

Amtrak station near Fort Calhoun:

  • 16 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.

Nuclear power plants:


Fort Calhoun . General Electric Co.Gibbs & Hill, Inc.Combustion Engineering. Inc.Omaha Public Power District. Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR). Net Output: 478 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 08/1973. Commercial start: 09/1973..

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Calhoun:

  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 12 miles; Omaha, NE; Full-time enrollment: 12,236)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 14 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Creighton University (about 14 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 15 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 18 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Bellevue University (about 22 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 54 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public high school in Fort Calhoun:

Public elementary/middle school in Fort Calhoun:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fort Calhoun: Fort Calhoun Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (A), Washington County Historical Museum (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fort Calhoun include: Presbyterian Church (A), Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church (B), Fort Calhoun Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Fort Calhoun: Fort Atkinson Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Fort Calhoun Keno Lottery (Amusement & Theme Parks; 101 South 14th Street).

Hotel: Four Seasons Home Improvement (6341 County Road 40).

Washington 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 Fort Calhoun and their reported violations in the past:

FORT CALHOUN, CITY OF (Population served: 906, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-09-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.7%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.6%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Fort Calhoun (2011 data):

  • Great Southern Bank: Fort Calhoun Branch at 101 North 14th Street, branch established on 1974/01/02. Info updated 2012/02/03: Bank assets: $3,788.7 mil, Deposits: $2,986.3 mil, headquarters in Reeds Spring, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Great Southern Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Fort Calhoun:

Marital status in Fort Calhoun, NE
  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

For population 25 years and over in Fort Calhoun:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fort Calhoun
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Religion statistics for Fort Calhoun, NE (based on Washington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,4213
Mainline Protestant4,24011
Evangelical Protestant2,36810
Other2832
None4,922-
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
Washington County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Washington County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.03 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.7%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.2%
Nebraska:

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

11.0%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fort Calhoun:

51.8%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Calhoun:

51.4%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fort Calhoun:

20.7%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.3%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

41.9%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

57.4%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Calhoun, NE Residents
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
Financial Administration 2$5,959$35,7540$0
Sewerage 0$0 2$1,320
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$1,957
Water Supply 0$0 2$2,055
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$592
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$1,566
Totals for Government 2$5,959$35,75413$7,490

Fort Calhoun government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $363,000 ($385.76)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($2.13)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($1.06)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $226,000 ($240.17)
    Water Utilities: $207,000 ($219.98)
    Central Staff Services: $135,000 ($143.46)
    Regular Highways: $116,000 ($123.27)
    Financial Administration: $104,000 ($110.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $52,000 ($55.26)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($43.57)
    Local Fire Protection: $27,000 ($28.69)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($22.32)
    Libraries: $17,000 ($18.07)
    Housing and Community Development: $6,000 ($6.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000 ($209.35)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $67,000 ($71.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $36,000 ($38.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($18.07)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($7.44)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($6.38)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($5.31)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($2.13)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($2.13)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($1.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $448,000 ($476.09)

Fort Calhoun government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $318,000 ($337.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($12.75)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $29,000 ($30.82)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $306,000 ($325.19)
    General Revenue - Other: $44,000 ($46.76)
    Interest Earnings: $32,000 ($34.01)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $286,000 ($303.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $77,000 ($81.83)
    General Local Government Support: $21,000 ($22.32)
    Other: $7,000 ($7.44)
  • Tax - Property: $415,000 ($441.02)
    Motor Vehicle License: $21,000 ($22.32)

Fort Calhoun government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,090,000 ($5409.14)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,651,000 ($4942.61)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $567,000 ($602.55)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $128,000 ($136.03)

Fort Calhoun government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,592,000 ($1691.82)

7.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,336 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.47%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Douglas County, NE  3.45% ($77,316 average AGI)
from Dodge County, NE  0.58% ($56,870)
from Sarpy County, NE  0.53% ($71,095)


6.72% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,279 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.72%
Nebraska average:

6.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Douglas County, NE  3.00% ($56,835 average AGI)
to Dodge County, NE  0.49% ($55,487)
to Burt County, NE  0.25% ($58,100)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Calhoun:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Calhoun:

  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KRQC (93.3 FM; BENNINGTON, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVSS (88.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KKYY (101.3 FM; WHITING, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • K299AK (107.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: BAER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFMT-FM (105.5 FM; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Calhoun:

  • 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.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • 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)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KOHA-LP (Channel 65; OMAHA, NE; Owner: K. SANDOVAL BURKE)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • K53EY (Channel 53; OMAHA, NE; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K68AV (Channel 68; BLAIR, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDTV COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 19.7mTotal length
  • 13,365Total average daily traffic
  • 1,181Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,287Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fort Calhoun)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 4 Mi S & 2 Mi E (Lat: 41.393889 Lon: -95.975556), Call Sign: KNEY538, Licensee ID: L00003457,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.725 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2003, Expiration Date: 02/12/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2013, Registrant: State Of Nebraska, 1300 Military Rd, Lincoln, NE 68508-1090
  • Lat: 41.520556 Lon: -96.077528, Call Sign: WQFC582,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.437 MHz, 462.137 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2016, Expiration Date: 06/15/2026, Certifier: Diane R Kremlacek, Registrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 395 Buford Avenue Suite C, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 339-0816, Fax: (717) 339-0817, Email:
  • Lat: 41.456306 Lon: -96.021583, Call Sign: WQVN396,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/06/2015, Expiration Date: 04/06/2025, Certifier: Donald Johnson, Registrant: Primex Wireless Inc, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • HILLTOP, On Hwy 75 5.4 Mi N Of (Lat: 41.509417 Lon: -96.088056), Type: Mast, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNTK859,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.62 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 17720.0 MHz, 6615.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/2012, Expiration Date: 10/29/2022, Registrant: Omaha Public Power District, 4302 Jones Plaza, Omaha, NE 68105, Phone: (402) 552-5152, Fax: (402) 552-5505, Email:
  • FT. CALHOUN ADMIN, On Hwy 75 5 Mi N Of Ft Calhoun Admin Bldg (Lat: 41.519139 Lon: -96.075556), Type: Mast, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNTL237,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19280.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2012, Expiration Date: 12/10/2022, Registrant: Omaha Public Power District, 4302 Jones Plaza, Omaha, NE 68105, Phone: (402) 552-5152, Fax: (402) 552-5505, Email:
  • Fort Calhoun, 4204 U.S. Highway 75 (Lat: 41.440583 Lon: -96.016861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQIX439,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2008, Expiration Date: 06/10/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • FORT CALHOUN, Lat: 41.457417 Lon: -96.027167, Call Sign: WQKW241,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHz, Grant Date: 10/02/2009, Expiration Date: 10/02/2019, Certifier: Linda Welsher, Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • OM72XC017, 4204 U.S. Highway 75 (Lat: 41.440583 Lon: -96.016861), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQVY731,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/17/2015, Expiration Date: 06/17/2025, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort Calhoun)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: STINSON SR-9E M (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 123 mph), Engine: LYCOMING R680-4P-B4 (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 17198 , Serial Number: 5269, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/01/2019
    Registrant (Individual): William J Rathjen, 6188 Us Highway 75, Fort Calhoun, NE 68023
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/25/1983
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1725D , Serial Number: 20168, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 02/25/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Carrie E Beisheim, 717 Monroe St, Fort Calhoun, NE 68023
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-N (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 189FG , Serial Number: 4378, Year manufactured: 2016, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/2016, Certificate Issue Date: 04/02/2019
    Registrant (LLC): Ascension Aviation LLC, 7620 County Road P32, Fort Calhoun, NE 68023
  • Aircraft: SCHOENNAUER RENE M KITFOX IV (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 440RS , Serial Number: 1440, Certificate Issue Date: 06/23/2011
    Registrant (LLC): Heaton Flying Service LLC, 7175 County Road P32, Fort Calhoun, NE 68023
  • Aircraft: DIAMOND AIRCRAFT IND INC DA 40 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-M1A+ (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 458DS , Serial Number: 40.1144, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 06/15/2012, Certificate Issue Date: 08/28/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Ascension Aviation LLC, 7620 County Road P32, Fort Calhoun, NE 68023
  • Aircraft: BEECH C23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6953R , Serial Number: M-1612, Year manufactured: 1974, Certificate Issue Date: 11/01/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Barry J Kolterman, Rr 1 Box 708, Fort Calhoun, NE 68023

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 7. The highest number of reported fires - 16 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2014. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Fort Calhoun, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (41.3%), and Outside Fires (38.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fort Calhoun, NE
    • 4341.3%Structure Fires
    • 4038.5%Outside Fires
    • 1413.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 76.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fort Calhoun, NE
Most common first names in Fort Calhoun, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1474.9 years
John1371.5 years
Dorothy1281.4 years
Mary1175.9 years
Robert768.2 years
Helen783.3 years
George668.2 years
Richard673.9 years
Anna591.2 years
Clara586.4 years
Most common last names in Fort Calhoun, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith877.2 years
Kruse683.3 years
Miller671.2 years
Wiese672.3 years
Jipp576.6 years
Stratbucker579.2 years
Hineline472.8 years
Mehrens490.3 years
Ohrt484.0 years
Petersen476.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fort Calhoun, NE
  • 69.6%Utility gas
  • 28.2%Electricity
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fort Calhoun, NE
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 45.8%Utility gas


Fort Calhoun compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
There are 13 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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