For population 25 years and over in Gothenburg:
For population 15 years and over in Gothenburg city:
58 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,656 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (182.4 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (592.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Willow Island, NE (2.3 miles) , Cozad, NE (3.2 miles ), Brady, NE (3.5 miles ), Farnam, NE (4.0 miles ), Eustis, NE (4.4 miles ), Moorefield, NE (4.6 miles) , Maxwell, NE (4.7 miles ), Lexington, NE (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.93 N, Longitude: 100.16 W
Area code: 308
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Gothenburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Gothenburg tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +326 (+9.9%).
Work and jobs in Gothenburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gothenburg, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gothenburg-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/18/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the Gothenburg city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 6/18/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gothenburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 89.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.8 miles away from Gothenburg center
On 8/26/1991 at 11:49:15, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from the city 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 38.1 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 74.3 miles away from Gothenburg center
On 9/30/1990 at 00:06:24, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.8 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).
Birthplace of: Ben Kuroki - Air Force airmen.
Hospitals/medical centers in Gothenburg:
Other hospitals/medical centers near Gothenburg:
Airports and heliports located in Gothenburg:
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Local government website: www.ci.gothenburg.ne.us
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gothenburg:
Public high school in Gothenburg:
Public elementary/middle schools in Gothenburg:
See full list of schools located in Gothenburg, School District: GOTHENBURG PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Private elementary/middle school in Gothenburg:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.9. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gothenburg and their reported violations in the past:WILD HORSE GOLF CLUB (Population served: 170, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:STAGE STOP INN KOA (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TRAVEL INN (Population served: 32, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Gothenburg that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.0%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
15 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
110 people in nursing homes in 2000
Gothenburg compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Gothenburg (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Gothenburg city (based on Dawson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
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Gothenburg government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Gothenburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
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 Gothenburg:
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TV broadcast stations around Gothenburg:
Gothenburg fatal accident list:
Feb 13, 2005 01:14 AM, Avenue F, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 29, 1992 03:58 PM, 47, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Sep 8, 1988 08:29 AM, Highland, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 3, 1987 03:06 AM, Ave I, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 30, 1981 01:42 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 23, 1980 06:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Gothenburg, NE
Total length: 74 meters (243ft)
Total average daily traffic: 28,740
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,732
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gothenburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Gothenburg, NE)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gothenburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Gothenburg)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gothenburg, NE
State forum archive:
Total of 101 patent applications in 2008-2014.