Gandy, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 31 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: (29.4%)
Females: 22  (70.6%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 69163

Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,212 (it was $24,167 in 2000)
Gandy:

$39,212
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,106 (it was $20,650 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $128,145 (it was $36,300 in 2000)
Gandy:

$128,145
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $104,964; Detached houses: $104,967

Median gross rent in 2016: $416.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gandy: 75.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (71.4%), French (28.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 2900 feet

Land area: 0.24 square miles.

Population density: 127 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Gandy:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gandy village:

  • Never married: 32.0%
  • Now married: 48.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

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

Gandy village:  0.5% ($199)
Nebraska:  1.7% ($1,478)

Gandy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (202.2 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (632.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Stapleton, NE (1.7 miles ), Arnold, NE (3.7 miles ), Tryon, NE (5.1 miles) , Maxwell, NE (5.2 miles ), North Platte, NE (5.3 miles ), Callaway, NE (5.5 miles ), Dunning, NE (5.5 miles) , Brady, NE (5.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.47 N, Longitude: 100.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 308

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

2.6%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -21 (-41.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (67%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (71%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (67%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (33%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (71%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Gandy, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gandy-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 10% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Gandy village center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 6/18/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gandy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 46% 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 557.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 270.6 miles away from Gandy 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 120.3 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 197.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.1 miles away from Gandy center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 336.4 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 Logan County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gandy:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 89 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 116 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Chadron State College (about 161 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Northeast Community College (about 163 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 186 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 190 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 201 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)

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Church in Gandy: Gandy Community Bible Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 41.2%
Average household size:
This village:  1.9 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.8%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.6
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gandy village (based on Logan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3512
Mainline Protestant831
None329-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 1
Logan County:

13.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.6%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Logan County:

28.6%
Nebraska:

28.0%
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

10.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,759 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.21%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

10.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,379 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.21%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Gandy:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOOQ (1410 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOGA (930 AM; 5 kW; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODY (1240 AM; 1 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gandy:

  • KJLT-FM (94.9 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KELN (97.1 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KXNP (103.5 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Gandy:

  • KNOP-TV (Channel 2; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K12KW (Channel 12; STAPLETON, NE; Owner: VILLAGE OF STAPLETON)
  • K59FT (Channel 59; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: MARY E. HARDERS)
  • K11TW (Channel 11; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)

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