Grant, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 1,137 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.2%
 
Males: 534  (47.0%)
Females: 603  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 69140.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,708 (it was $31,625 in 2000)
Grant:

$53,708
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,350 (it was $18,909 in 2000)

Grant city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $85,840 (it was $59,400 in 2000)
Grant:

$85,840
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $117,212; Detached houses: $119,225; Townhouses or other attached units: $23,408; Mobile homes: $30,341

Median gross rent in 2013: $547.

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  • Races in Grant, NE (2010)

    Grant races chart
    • 1,12596.6%White alone
    • 312.7%Hispanic
    • 50.4%Asian alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Grant: 75.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (32.7%), Irish (13.2%), English (9.7%), Swedish (6.1%), Norwegian (5.4%), French (4.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1888

Elevation: 3418 feet

Land area: 0.73 square miles.

Population density: 1,554 people per square mile   (low).

Grant,NE real estate house value index trend

Grant, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Grant:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grant city:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Grant, Nebraska as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Grant to the number of sex offenders is 1,148 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,236 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,362 (1.5%)

Grant satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greeley, CO (160.1 miles , pop. 76,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (181.0 miles , pop. 276,393).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (619.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Madrid, NE (3.1 miles ), Venango, NE (4.2 miles) , Elsie, NE (4.2 miles) , Brule, NE (4.4 miles ), Ogallala, NE (4.4 miles ), Roscoe, NE (4.6 miles) , Imperial, NE (4.8 miles ), Lamar, NE (4.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,200
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $161,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $161,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.84 N, Longitude: 101.73 W

Area code: 308

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

2.5%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -14 (-1.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Grant, Nebraska

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Tornado activity:

Grant-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.0 miles away from the Grant city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/29/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grant-area historical earthquake activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 30% 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 521.3 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 225.7 miles away from Grant center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 317.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 654.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 317.0 miles away from Grant center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 318.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Perkins County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grant topographic map

Birthplace of: Chase Johnson (American football) - Football player, Gary Glick - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Grant:

  • PERKINS COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 900 LINCOLN AVE)
  • HI-LINE HOME HEALTH (RR 1, BOX 26, 111 WEST 10TH STREET)
  • GOLDEN OURS CONVALESCENT HOME (902 CENTRAL AVENUE)

Airports located in Grant:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grant:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 139 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Chadron State College (about 152 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 160 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 161 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Aims Community College (about 163 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Central Community College (about 176 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 177 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)

Public high school in Grant:

Public elementary/middle school in Grant:

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Library in Grant:

  • HASTINGS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $49,593; Location: 505 CENTRAL AVENUE; 13,659 books; 652 audio materials; 205 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 19 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Grant: Grant Motel and RV Park (A), Grant (B), Grant Co-op Exchange Elevator (C), Hastings Memorial Library (D), Grant Volunteer Fire Department (E), Perkins County Sheriffs Office (F), Grant Police Department (G), Perkins County Courthouse (H), Perkins County Ambulance Service (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Grant include: Golden Plains Church (A), Golden Plains Church of God in Christ (B), Zion Lutheran Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), New Life Fellowship Church (E), Grant Evangelical Free Church (F), Congregational UCC Church (G), Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Grant Motel (1012 Central Avenue), Rocking Horse Inn (304 Lincoln Avenue), Spratt Marcia (304 Lincoln Avenue).

Perkins 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 Grant and their reported violations in the past:

KENTON HEIGHTS (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-22-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • GRANT, CITY OF (Population served: 1,165, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.0%
(4.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.0%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
54 people in nursing homes in 2000

Grant, Nebraska environmental map by EPA

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Grant compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value below 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Grant (2011 data):

  • Pinnacle Bank: Central Avenue Branch at 345 Central Avenue, branch established on 1915/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/10: Bank assets: $3,171.2 mil, Deposits: $2,710.9 mil, headquarters in Lincoln, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Bancorp, Inc.
  • Valley Bank and Trust Co.: Central Avenue Branch at 225 Central Avenue, branch established on 1992/09/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $323.0 mil, Deposits: $280.2 mil, headquarters in Scottsbluff, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: First Express Of Nebraska, Inc.
  • Adams Bank & Trust: Grant Branch at 150 Central Avenue, branch established on 1996/06/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $550.2 mil, Deposits: $450.5 mil, headquarters in Ogallala, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Adbanc, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

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 Grant city (based on Perkins County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8806
Catholic8022
Mainline Protestant7044
None584-
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: 1
Perkins County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Perkins County:

10.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

10.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Perkins County:

26.4%
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
Other Government Administration 2$7,488$44,9285$722
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$370
Solid Waste Management 1$3,448$41,3760$0
Sewerage 1$4,506$54,0720$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$990
Local Libraries 1$2,044$24,5281$900
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,315
Totals for Government 5$17,486$41,96611$4,297

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $420,000 ($369.39)
    General: $107,000 ($94.11)
    Gas Utilities: $106,000 ($93.23)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $816,000 ($717.68)
    Regular Highways: $99,000 ($87.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $98,000 ($86.19)
    Water Utilities: $96,000 ($84.43)
    Central Staff Services: $84,000 ($73.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $81,000 ($71.24)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($57.17)
    Police Protection: $42,000 ($36.94)
    General - Other: $38,000 ($33.42)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($24.63)
    Gas Utilities: $26,000 ($22.87)
    Welfare - Other: $15,000 ($13.19)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($11.43)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $168,000 ($147.76)
    Air Transportation: $40,000 ($35.18)
    Gas Utilities: $18,000 ($15.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($11.43)
    Central Staff: $8,000 ($7.04)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($5.28)
    Welfare - Other: $4,000 ($3.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($2.64)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $170,000 ($149.52)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $120,000 ($105.54)
    All Other: $30,000 ($26.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($18.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,000 ($2.64)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $541,000 ($475.81)
    Interest Earnings: $51,000 ($44.85)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $899,000 ($790.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $440,000 ($386.98)
    Highways: $100,000 ($87.95)
    General Support: $44,000 ($38.70)
  • Tax - NEC: $298,000 ($262.09)
    Property: $164,000 ($144.24)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,563,000 ($2254.18)

5.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
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 Keith County, NE  1.10% ($30,833 average AGI)


7.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,440 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 Keith County, NE  1.26% ($21,571 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, NE  0.90% ($29,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grant:

  • KOGA (930 AM; 5 kW; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOOQ (1410 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KRDZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; WRAY, CO; Owner: MEDIA LOGIC, LLC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grant:

  • KADL (102.9 FM; IMPERIAL, NE; Owner: IMPERIAL MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KOGA-FM (99.7 FM; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPNE-FM (91.7 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • KMCX-FM (106.5 FM; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K206BD (89.1 FM; JULESBURG, CO; Owner: REGION 1 TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Grant:

  • KPNE-TV (Channel 9; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K33FF (Channel 33; WALLACE, ECT., NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K21CY (Channel 21; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: NORTH PLATTE TELEVISION, INC.)

Grant fatal accident list:

Jul 1, 1982 11:28 AM, West5th, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grant)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Grant, NE)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB0BSL, Licensee ID: L01471331
    Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 12/23/2018, Certifier: Kelvin Kurkowski
    Registrant: Kelvin Kurkowski, 76795 Rd 332, Grant, NE 69140
  • Call Sign: KF0XS, Previous Call Sign: KB0EOF
    Grant Date: 03/31/1992, Expiration Date: 03/31/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2004
    Registrant: Donald R Cook, Grant, NE 69140
  • Call Sign: N0FYO, Previous Call Sign: KA0QMN, Licensee ID: L00398955
    Grant Date: 09/14/2001, Expiration Date: 11/12/2011
    Registrant: George S Izer, Rr 1, Grant, NE 69140
  • Call Sign: KD0HGJ, Licensee ID: L01481094
    Grant Date: 04/07/2009, Expiration Date: 04/07/2019, Certifier: Zak M Kurkowski
    Registrant: Zak M Kurkowski, 76795 Rd 332, Grant, NE 69140


FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Grant)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Grant

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grant, NE
Most common first names in Grant, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1877.1 years
Anna1494.1 years
Charles1478.6 years
George1477.1 years
James1369.2 years
William1378.8 years
Margaret1283.2 years
Mary1187.0 years
Ruth1078.7 years
Florence985.3 years
Most common last names in Grant, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pankonin1676.5 years
Hoffman1079.0 years
Anderson880.5 years
Styskal779.3 years
Kuskie788.2 years
Keller783.2 years
Johnson680.7 years
Tatum684.8 years
Mccormick681.3 years
Kurkowski688.5 years

Businesses in Grant, NE

  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1
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