Garland, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 211 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.6%
 
Males: 109  (52.0%)
Females: 102  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Nebraska median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 68360.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $49,360 (it was $45,469 in 2000)
Garland:

$49,360
NE:

$50,723
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,853 (it was $17,746 in 2000)

Garland village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $109,364 (it was $67,800 in 2000)
Garland:

$109,364
NE:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $124,740; Detached houses: $132,394; Mobile homes: $34,167

Median gross rent in 2012: $575.

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Garland races chart
  • White alone - 213 (98.6%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.5%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Garland: 76.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Garland, NE collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (42.9%), Irish (15.6%), English (13.8%), Czech (5.2%), Norwegian (4.2%), United States (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1574 feet

Land area: 0.16 square miles.

Population density: 1,282 people per square mile   (low).

Garland,NE real estate house value index trend

Garland, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Garland:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Garland village:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.8%
Nebraska:  6.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,848 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,318 (2.2%)

Garland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (18.8 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (486.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bee, NE (2.4 miles ), Seward, NE (2.5 miles ), Malcolm, NE (2.6 miles ), Dwight, NE (3.1 miles ), Staplehurst, NE (3.2 miles ), Raymond, NE (3.3 miles) , Pleasant Dale, NE (3.3 miles ), Valparaiso, NE (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $425,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.95 N, Longitude: 96.99 W

Area code: 402

Garland household income distribution Garland home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.5%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-0.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (29%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (30%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (14%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (7%)
  • Construction laborers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)

Work and jobs in Garland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Garland, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Garland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 107% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the Garland village center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.6 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Garland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 69% 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 159.9 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 257.5 miles away from Garland 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 78.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.7 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 112.2 miles away from Garland 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 93.7 miles away from the city 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 Seward County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Garland topographic map

Birthplace of: Arland F. Christ-Janer - Soilder.

Hospitals and medical centers near Garland:

  • BETHESDA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SEWARD, NE)
  • MEMORIAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; SEWARD, NE)
  • CRESTVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MILFORD, NE)

Amtrak station near Garland:

  • 17 miles: LINCOLN (201 N. 7TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garland:

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 18 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 20 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 21 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 56 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 57 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Bellevue University (about 58 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Creighton University (about 59 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

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Notable locations in Garland: Blue Valley Cooperative Elevator (A), Garland Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Seward County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 55.4. This is better than average.

City:

55.4
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.319. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.319
U.S.:

0.303

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.52
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.6%
(1.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.7%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Garland 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (51%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Garland village (based on Seward County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.98%
Here: 67.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMennonite Church USA
Adherents48.8%17.3%11.2%6.2%5.6%
Congregations26.5%17.6%8.8%5.9%8.8%
NameUnited Church of ChristAssemblies of GodEvangelical Free Church of AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents1.7%1.7%1.4%1.1%5.0%
Congregations5.9%2.9%2.9%2.9%17.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Seward County:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Seward County:

4.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Seward County:

27.1%
Nebraska:

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

13.1%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$941
Water Supply 0$0 1$700
Totals for Government 0$0 7$1,641

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $32,000 ($151.66)
    Central Staff Services: $20,000 ($94.79)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($75.83)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($14.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $33,000 ($156.40)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $23,000 ($109.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($4.74)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $24,000 ($113.74)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($23.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($94.79)
    All Other: $5,000 ($23.70)
    General Support: $1,000 ($4.74)
  • Tax - NEC: $13,000 ($61.61)
    Property: $13,000 ($61.61)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $231,000 ($1094.79)

6.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.23%
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 Lancaster County, NE  2.24% ($42,933 average AGI)
from York County, NE  0.38% ($35,609)
from Butler County, NE  0.28% ($53,941)


7.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.55%
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  3.08% ($36,963 average AGI)
to Saline County, NE  0.44% ($34,593)
to York County, NE  0.39% ($35,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Garland:

  • 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.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLIN (1400 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFOR (1240 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Garland:

  • KZKX (96.9 FM; SEWARD, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRKR (95.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBBK (107.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLIR (101.1 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KKUL (105.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K220GT (91.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLCV (88.5 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Garland:

  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • K18CD (Channel 18; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K27GX (Channel 27; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • KWAZ-LP (Channel 22; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K53GH (Channel 53; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: MARY E. HARDERS)
  • K40FH (Channel 46; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K28EN (Channel 28; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K67CV (Channel 67; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • K58GD (Channel 58; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Gene A DeJordy, Ne 1/4 Of Section 16, Township 11 N, Range4 (Lat: 40.928611 Lon: -96.973333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 4255868700, , 3650 131ST AVE., S.E., SUITE 400
  • Gene A DeJordy, Ne 1/4 Of Section 16, Township 11 N, Range4 (Lat: 40.928611 Lon: -96.973333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 2022612165, , 2300 M STREET NW SUITE 900
  • Gene A DeJordy, Ne 1/4 Of Section 16, Township 11 N, Range4 (Lat: 40.928611 Lon: -96.973333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 2026545980, , 401 9TH STREET, N.W., SUITE 550
  • Ruth L Firley, Ne 1/4 Of Section 16, Township 11 N, Range4 (Lat: 40.928611 Lon: -96.973333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 4255868700, , 3650 131ST AVENUE, S.E., SUITE 400
  • Ne 1/4 Of Section 16, Township 11 N, Range4 E (Lat: 40.928611 Lon: -96.973333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 4253135200, , 2001 NW SAMMAMISH ROAD
  • Ne 1/4 Of Section 16, Township 11 N, Range4 (Lat: 40.928611 Lon: -96.973333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 4255868700, , 3650 131ST AVE., S.E., SUITE 400

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • GARLAND, 1 Mi Se Of (Lat: 40.928611 Lon: -96.973333), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WMR455
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2001, Certifier: Gene A Dejordy Esq
    Registrant: Western Wireless Corporation, 401 9th Street, N.W., Suite 550, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 654-5980, Fax: (202) 654-5981

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N0POQ, Licensee ID: L00323984
    Grant Date: 07/13/2011, Expiration Date: 10/08/2021
    Registrant: Kent G Christensen, 1527 196th Road, Garland, NE 68360

Most common first names in Garland, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John567.8 years
James481.3 years
Donald374.7 years
Lester362.1 years
Ruth378.0 years
William375.3 years
Edward290.0 years
Emma278.0 years
Georgia274.5 years
Alfred277.5 years
Most common last names in Garland, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Krieser875.1 years
Matthes782.0 years
Sieck577.0 years
Jones486.5 years
Hans472.5 years
Schaefer474.0 years
Roebke379.0 years
Davis277.5 years
Dvorak266.5 years
Jacobsen262.5 years
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