Gretna, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 5,584 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +137.1%
Males: 2,655  (47.6%)
Females: 2,929  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  36.2 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68028.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $69,228 (it was $50,112 in 2000)
Gretna:

$69,228
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,031 (it was $21,729 in 2000)

Gretna city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $165,289 (it was $101,300 in 2000)
Gretna:

$165,289
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $161,066; Detached houses: $162,213

Median gross rent in 2013: $836.

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  • Races in Gretna, NE (2010)

    Gretna races chart
    • 4,28296.4%White alone
    • 701.6%Hispanic
    • 370.8%Two or more races
    • 270.6%Black alone
    • 200.5%Asian alone
    • 40.09%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Gretna: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.5%), Irish (10.5%), English (5.7%), Polish (3.6%), Danish (3.1%), Dutch (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1248 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 4,733 people per square mile   (average).

Gretna,NE real estate house value index trend

Gretna, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Gretna:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gretna city:

  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

19 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Gretna, Nebraska as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Gretna to the number of sex offenders is 898 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: $3,505 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,640 (2.0%)

Gretna satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (14.7 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (446.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wann, NE (2.4 miles) , Chalco, NE (2.6 miles ), Springfield, NE (2.7 miles ), Venice, NE (2.9 miles) , Richfield, NE (3.0 miles) , South Bend, NE (3.1 miles) , Ashland, NE (3.1 miles ), Elkhorn, NE (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 54 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 1998: 61 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 1999: 64 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2000: 121 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2001: 167 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2002: 199 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2003: 275 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2004: 184 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2005: 219 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2006: 119 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2007: 95 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2008: 84 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2009: 74 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2010: 66 buildings, average cost: $167,700
  • 2011: 56 buildings, average cost: $198,400
  • 2012: 67 buildings, average cost: $215,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.14 N, Longitude: 96.24 W

Area code: 402

Gretna household income distribution Gretna home values distribution

Gretna tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.7%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Gretna, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Gretna, Nebraska average temperatures Gretna, Nebraska average precipitation Gretna, Nebraska humidity Gretna, Nebraska wind speed Gretna, Nebraska snowfall Gretna, Nebraska sunshine Gretna, Nebraska clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Gretna-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Gretna city center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 tornado 11.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gretna-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 72% 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 176.9 miles away from the city 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 50.5 miles away from Gretna center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 266.7 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 66.6 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 116.2 miles away from Gretna center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 313.5 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 Sarpy County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gretna topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gretna:

  • NEBRASKA HOME HEALTH CARE, LLC (11280 SOUTH 200TH AVE)
  • GRETNA CARE CENTER (700 HIGHWAY 6)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gretna:

  • OMAHA HARRISON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • THE LIGHTHOUSE HEALTH CARE RESIDENCES AT LAKESIDE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • ALEGENT HEALTH LAKESIDE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • BROOKESTONE VILLAGE REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - MILLARD (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • KHS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • NEBRASKA ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; OMAHA, NE)

Airports located in Gretna:

Amtrak station near Gretna:

  • 19 miles: OMAHA (1003 S. 9TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gretna:

  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 15 miles; Omaha, NE; Full-time enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 17 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Bellevue University (about 18 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Creighton University (about 18 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 19 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 25 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 30 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public high school in Gretna:

Public elementary/middle schools in Gretna:

See full list of schools located in Gretna

Library in Gretna:

  • GRETNA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $255,214; Location: 736 SOUTH STREET; 21,433 books; 7,730 e-books; 957 audio materials; 804 video materials; 9 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 97 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Gretna: Farmers Union Co-operative Association Elevator (A), Gretna (B), Gretna Public Library (C), Gretna Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gretna include: Resurrection Lutheran Church (A), Saint Patricks Church (B), United Methodist Church (C), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (D), Gretna Foursquare Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: La Borde Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Gretna include: Peterson Park (1), Gretna City Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Super 8 Motel (14355 South Highway 31).

Sarpy 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 92.1. This is worse than average.

City:

92.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.207. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.207
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.36. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.36
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0298. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

0.0147

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

GRETNA, CITY OF (Population served: 7,523, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-06-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2011), St Public Notif received (2 times from NOV-29-2011 to DEC-15-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-05-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-19-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-24-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-13-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-24-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-24-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-27-2006)
SARPY CO SID 29 - WESTRIDGE FARMS, INC (Population served: 81, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 regular monitoring violations
SARPY CO SID 24 - THOUSAND OAKS (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-09-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-16-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • WEST OMAHA KOA (Population served: 170, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SARPY CO SID 34 - SARPY HEIGHTS (Population served: 125, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WAGON WHEEL CONDOS (Serves NH, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.6%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.5%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
111 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
55 people in nursing homes in 2000

Gretna, Nebraska environmental map by EPA

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

Banks with branches in Gretna (2011 data):

  • Pinnacle Bank: Gretna/Village Square Branch at 817 Village Square, branch established on 1959/03/28; Bank On Electronic Branch at 20544 Husker Drive, branch established on 2008/08/01. 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.
  • F&M Bank: Willow Park Branch at 11504 Willow Park Drive, branch established on 2008/02/04. Info updated 2010/10/06: Bank assets: $277.2 mil, Deposits: $246.0 mil, headquarters in West Point, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: West Point Bancorp, Inc.
  • American National Bank: Gretna Branch at 20635 Highway 370, branch established on 1995/08/14. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $1,928.1 mil, Deposits: $1,460.0 mil, headquarters in Omaha, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: American National Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (26%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Gretna city (based on Sarpy County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic34,0598
Evangelical Protestant19,73654
Mainline Protestant9,29917
Other3,08210
Orthodox2231
None92,441-
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: 15
Sarpy County:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Sarpy County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Sarpy County:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Here:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Sarpy County:

28.5%
Nebraska:

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

8.6%
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
Financial Administration 1$4,277$51,3240$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,567$63,4021$784
Streets and Highways 1$5,945$71,3400$0
Parks and Recreation 1$5,657$67,8840$0
Water Supply 1$3,423$41,0760$0
Local Libraries 0$0 6$7,345
Totals for Government 6$29,869$59,7387$8,129

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $389,000 ($69.66)
    Parks & Recreation: $123,000 ($22.03)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $165,000 ($29.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $135,000 ($24.18)
    Regular Highways: $129,000 ($23.10)
    Financial Administration: $127,000 ($22.74)
    Police Protection: $109,000 ($19.52)
    Fire Protection: $72,000 ($12.89)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($4.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $84,000 ($15.04)
    Central Staff: $58,000 ($10.39)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($7.88)
    Police Protection: $18,000 ($3.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($3.04)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($2.15)
    General Public Building: $9,000 ($1.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $358,000 ($64.11)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $309,000 ($55.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $60,000 ($10.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,000 ($2.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $223,000 ($39.94)
    Interest Earnings: $51,000 ($9.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $164,000 ($29.37)
    All Other: $53,000 ($9.49)
    General Support: $9,000 ($1.61)
  • Tax - Property: $543,000 ($97.24)
    Public Utilities: $215,000 ($38.50)
    NEC: $112,000 ($20.06)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,549,000 ($456.48)

10.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,515 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.26%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

0.24% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,081 average AGI)
Sarpy County:

0.24%
Nebraska average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Douglas County, NE  4.78% ($39,420 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.37% ($43,751)
from Pottawattamie County, IA  0.26% ($39,078)


9.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.99%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

0.31% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,236 average AGI)
Sarpy County:

0.31%
Nebraska average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Douglas County, NE  4.67% ($35,257 average AGI)
to Pottawattamie County, IA  0.28% ($38,514)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.25% ($37,203)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gretna:

  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOSR (1490 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHLP (1420 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gretna:

  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVSS (88.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K299AK (107.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: BAER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRQC (93.3 FM; BENNINGTON, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Gretna:

  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K53EY (Channel 53; OMAHA, NE; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $493,000Total costs
  • 15,705Total average daily traffic
  • 987Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,999Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gretna)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-N (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 151SR , Serial Number: 2151, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/2006
    Registrant (Corporation): Sky King LLC, Po Box 655, Gretna, NE 68028
  • Aircraft: ENSTROM F-28A (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23HC , Serial Number: 289, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1975
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Donald L Ambrose, 19415 Schram Road, Gretna, NE 68028, Other Owners: Rhonda P Ambrose
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3905Q , Serial Number: 17260005, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Ray Newman, 12602 Westridge Rd, Gretna, NE 68028, Other Owners: Diane Newman
  • Aircraft: ENSTROM F-28C (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 51792 , Serial Number: 455-2, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Dons Helicopter Service Inc, 19415 Schram Road, Gretna, NE 68028
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 680K , Serial Number: 27-3892, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/29/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Larry Wayne Walls, 19219 Bellbrook Blvd, Gretna, NE 68028
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 695FL , Serial Number: 28-7125634, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 10/04/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Donald O Jr Newton, 220 Michael Dr, Gretna, NE 68028

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$162,8564$175,42321$183,6201$41,4201$95,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$259,4300$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$83,5800$03$189,2401$7,0200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$222,9800$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0106.10

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$145,7801$229,280
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0106.10

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Gretna, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2380.8 years
John2275.9 years
William2277.0 years
Robert1771.7 years
Margaret1783.1 years
Charles1572.5 years
Rose1583.6 years
Marie1482.1 years
Joseph1372.5 years
Helen1281.4 years
Most common last names in Gretna, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schram1178.8 years
Mowinkel984.9 years
Smith871.1 years
Ehlers879.2 years
Fischer778.3 years
Dietze680.2 years
Melia679.1 years
Schnack681.8 years
Schneider678.3 years
Jones684.7 years
Businesses in Gretna, NE
NameCountNameCount
Dennys1SONIC Drive-In1
DressBarn1Subway2
FedEx2Super 81
Lane Bryant1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS2
Nike1Walmart1
Pizza Hut1

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