Gibbon, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 1,890 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.4%
 
Males: 964  (51.0%)
Females: 926  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

33.9 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 68840.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,387 (it was $34,955 in 2000)
Gibbon:

$58,387
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,783 (it was $15,013 in 2000)

Gibbon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $134,246 (it was $69,000 in 2000)
Gibbon:

$134,246
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $131,937; detached houses: $140,526; mobile homes: $52,732

Median gross rent in 2017: $817.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gibbon: 75.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.5%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.2% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Gibbon, NE (2010)
    • 1,20165.5%White alone
    • 59332.4%Hispanic
    • 241.3%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 50.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Gibbon, Nebraska as of July 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gibbon is 352 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (21.8%), English (5.2%), American (5.0%), Irish (2.4%), Polish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2060 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 2,253 people per square mile   (low).

Gibbon, Nebraska map

390 residents are foreign born (17.6% Latin America).

This city:

17.7%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,049 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,859 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (113.7 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (561.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Shelton, NE (2.5 miles ),
Glenwood, NE (3.5 miles ),
Heartwell, NE (3.6 miles),
Kearney, NE (3.6 miles ),
Kenesaw, NE (3.6 miles ),
Wood River, NE (3.7 miles ),
Prosser, NE (3.8 miles),
Riverdale, NE (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 40.75 N, Longitude: 98.84 W

Area code: 308

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $33,500
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $160,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $153,600
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,900
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $124,300
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $176,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Gibbon, NE residents
Average permit cost in Gibbon, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.6%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +229 (+15.0%).
Most common industries in Gibbon, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (17.2%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Machinery (7.3%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (21.6%)
  • Machinery (8.4%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.9%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Food (12.3%)
  • Social assistance (7.5%)
  • Machinery (6.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Gibbon, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Food processing workers (5.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Child care workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Food processing workers (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Food processing workers (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)

Average climate in Gibbon, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gibbon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 113% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.4 miles away from the Gibbon city center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/8/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 53 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gibbon-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 655.5 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 139.8 miles away from Gibbon 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 366.0 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 241.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 53.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 310.3 miles away from Gibbon 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 Buffalo County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gibbon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gibbon:

  • GIBBON GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (1011 7TH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gibbon:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - ST LUKE'S VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KEARNEY, NE)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - ST JOHNS (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KEARNEY, NE)
  • MOTHER HULL HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KEARNEY, NE)
  • MT CARMEL HOME- KEENS MEMORIAL (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; KEARNEY, NE)
  • EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN GSS HOME CARE OF CENTRAL NE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; KEARNEY, NE)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WOOD RIVER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WOOD RIVER, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gibbon:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 14 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 27 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 113 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 116 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 117 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Northeast Community College (about 118 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 133 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)

Public high school in Gibbon:

Public elementary/middle school in Gibbon:

See full list of schools located in Gibbon

Library in Gibbon:

  • GIBBON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $91,918; Location: 116 LABARRE STREET; 12,914 books; 34 audio materials; 1,275 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 54 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gibbon: Gibbon (A), Cargill Incorporated Elevator (B), Gibbon Volunteer Fire Department (C), Gibbon Public Library (D), Gibbon Police Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gibbon include: Bethel United Methodist Church (A), Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church (B), Gibbon Baptist Church (C), Faith United Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Gibbon: Davis Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Lillian Annette Rowe Sanctuary (Nature Centers; 44450 Elm Island Road), National Audubon Society (44450 Elm Island Road).

Hotel: Country Inn (2432 Lowell Rd).

Birthplace of: Dick Cavett - (born 1936), talk show host, Edwin Sutherland - Sociologist.

Buffalo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gibbon and their reported violations in the past:

GIBBON, CITY OF (Population served: 1,600, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-20-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-24-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-24-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-04-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-23-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-03-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-21-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-08-2006)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
WAR AXE SRA - NG & PC (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2013)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gibbon that have no violations reported:

  • WINDMILL SRA - NG & PC (Population served: 231, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

72.0%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.5%
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: 0.2% of all households
24 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
29 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Gibbon (2011 data):

  • Exchange Bank: at 14 La Barre, branch established on 1930/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/23: Bank assets: $389.1 mil, Deposits: $301.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Exchange Company

For population 15 years and over in Gibbon:

Marital status in Gibbon, NE
  • Never married: 15.9%
  • Now married: 67.1%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Gibbon:

  • High school or higher: 75.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.1
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Gibbon
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gibbon, NE (based on Buffalo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,50519
Catholic9,0437
Evangelical Protestant8,31334
Other6133
Orthodox901
None18,538-
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: 7
Here:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Here:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Buffalo County:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Buffalo County:

8.68 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Buffalo County:

6.3%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Buffalo County:

28.4%
State:

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

14.3%
Nebraska:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.0%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gibbon:

41.8%
State:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Gibbon:

28.5
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.5%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.7%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gibbon:

6.8
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.3%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.5%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Gibbon:

77.5%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gibbon, 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
Streets and Highways 3$7,129$28,5160$0
Other Government Administration 3$11,949$47,7960$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,060$36,7200$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,883$46,5960$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$3,959
Totals for Government 8$26,021$39,0323$3,959

Gibbon government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $470,000 ($248.68)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $752,000 ($397.88)
    Regular Highways: $225,000 ($119.05)
    Water Utilities: $201,000 ($106.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $196,000 ($103.70)
    Central Staff Services: $127,000 ($67.20)
    Police Protection: $123,000 ($65.08)
    Financial Administration: $98,000 ($51.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000 ($41.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $74,000 ($39.15)
    Libraries: $65,000 ($34.39)
    Public Welfare - Other: $33,000 ($17.46)
    Health - Other: $23,000 ($12.17)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($10.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $264,000 ($139.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $266,000 ($140.74)
    Sewerage: $117,000 ($61.90)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($30.69)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($5.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($5.29)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($4.76)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($1.59)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($1.06)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($1.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($1.06)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.06)
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000 ($1.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,305,000 ($690.48)

Gibbon government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $956,000 ($505.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($41.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000 ($22.75)
    Other: $22,000 ($11.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $269,000 ($142.33)
    General Revenue - Other: $37,000 ($19.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $330,000 ($174.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $158,000 ($83.60)
    General Local Government Support: $119,000 ($62.96)
    Other: $30,000 ($15.87)
  • Tax - Property: $357,000 ($188.89)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $233,000 ($123.28)
    Public Utilities Sales: $67,000 ($35.45)
    Motor Vehicle License: $47,000 ($24.87)
    Other License: $19,000 ($10.05)

Gibbon government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,340,000 ($3354.50)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,939,000 ($3142.33)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,865,000 ($3103.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,464,000 ($2891.01)

Gibbon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,954,000 ($2092.06)

7.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,302 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.20%
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 Lancaster County, NE  0.86% ($49,133 average AGI)
to Kearney County, NE  0.52% ($40,937)
to Hall County, NE  0.51% ($32,149)

Businesses in Gibbon, NE

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Gibbon:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KGFW (1340 AM; 1 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KHAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gibbon:

  • KROR (101.5 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KKPR-FM (98.9 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KQKY (105.9 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KLIQ (94.5 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KRNY (102.3 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KRGI-FM (96.5 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K209CF (89.7 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KSYZ-FM (107.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING-GRAND ISLAND, I)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K260AF (99.9 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLNE-FM (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KROA (95.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLPR (91.3 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA @ KEARNEY)

TV broadcast stations around Gibbon:

  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KGIN (Channel 11; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLNE-TV (Channel 3; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K41FU (Channel 41; COLUMBUS & FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)

Gibbon fatal accident list:

Sep 28, 1991 01:20 AM, L10c, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 57Number of bridges
  • 299ft / 90.7mTotal length
  • 85,685Total average daily traffic
  • 22,967Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Gibbon, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 211990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gibbon, NE

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gibbon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Gibbon, NE)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA0EKR, Licensee ID: L00149216, Grant Date: 02/07/1996, Expiration Date: 02/07/2006, Cancellation Date: 02/08/2008, Registrant: Merle F Peterson, Gibbon, NE 68840
  • Call Sign: KA0UUA, Licensee ID: L01062694, Grant Date: 09/13/2005, Expiration Date: 12/12/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/13/2017, Certifier: Dean Grassmeyer, Registrant: Dean Grassmeyer, 113 Scout St, Gibbon, NE 68840
  • Call Sign: N0SJN, Licensee ID: L00761459, Grant Date: 10/29/2003, Expiration Date: 05/05/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2014, Certifier: Daniel H Geist, Registrant: Daniel H Geist, 301 Lawn Avenue, Gibbon, NE 68840
  • Call Sign: WB0VKK, Grant Date: 01/24/1996, Expiration Date: 07/30/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/31/2003, Registrant: Francis M Brill, 304 E 3rd St, Gibbon, NE 68840-0836
  • Call Sign: WD0CMZ, Licensee ID: L00938847, Grant Date: 11/10/2014, Expiration Date: 02/06/2025, Certifier: Robert G Vohland, Registrant: Robert G Vohland, 218 Niles, Gibbon, NE 68840
  • Call Sign: KE0BJY, Licensee ID: L01884210, Grant Date: 08/01/2014, Expiration Date: 08/01/2024, Certifier: Jordan T Clark, Registrant: Jordan T Clark, 43155 160th Rd, Gibbon, NE 68840

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: ROBERTSON AIRCRAFT CORP B1-RD (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CUYUNA UL11-02 (35 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 127CK , Serial Number: 047, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 11/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Calvin L Kelly, 43032 Kilgore Rd, Gibbon, NE 68840
  • Aircraft: KELLY CALVIN L POBER JR ACE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-290-D (130 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 165MC , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Calvin L Kelly, 43032 Kilgore Rd, Gibbon, NE 68840
  • Aircraft: SMITH ALAN L RV6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-320-H2AD (160 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 495AB , Serial Number: 22638, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 01/16/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Jason A Rayburn, Po Box 208, Gibbon, NE 68840

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 30 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Gibbon, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (59.1%), and Structure Fires (21.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gibbon, NE
    • 9159.1%Outside Fires
    • 3321.4%Structure Fires
    • 2616.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 42.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gibbon, NE
Most common first names in Gibbon, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2382.5 years
William2181.8 years
George1381.5 years
Mary1281.2 years
James1176.2 years
Charles976.5 years
Donald974.1 years
Alice880.3 years
Robert864.1 years
Frank881.0 years
Most common last names in Gibbon, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1481.2 years
Thomas977.7 years
Johnson777.6 years
Riley781.6 years
Zimmerman784.6 years
Brandt677.2 years
Hibberd685.8 years
Applegate687.2 years
King684.8 years
Donaldson689.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gibbon, NE
  • 78.8%Utility gas
  • 19.1%Electricity
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gibbon, NE
  • 53.6%Electricity
  • 41.8%Utility gas
  • 2.1%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood


Gibbon compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Gibbon on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Israel (population 500+)"
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