Hendley, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 24 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -36.8%
Males: 14  (59.1%)
Females: 10  (40.9%)
Median resident age:  61.5 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68946

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,847 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Hendley:

$33,847
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,331 (it was $13,550 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $19,490 (it was $30,400 in 2000)
Hendley:

$19,490
NE:

$132,700
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hendley: 72.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.0%), English (20.0%), Italian (16.0%), Irish (12.0%), Scottish (8.0%), United States (8.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2230 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 113 people per square mile   (very low).

Hendley, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Hendley:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hendley village:

  • Never married: 41.5%
  • Now married: 18.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 26.0%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $967 (5.7%)

Hendley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (179.6 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (537.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Beaver City, NE (2.7 miles ), Wilsonville, NE (2.7 miles) , Holbrook, NE (3.5 miles ), Arapahoe, NE (3.5 miles ), Edison, NE (3.8 miles) , Cambridge, NE (3.9 miles ), Lebanon, NE (4.1 miles) , Oxford, NE (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.13 N, Longitude: 99.97 W

Area code: 308

Hendley household income distribution Hendley home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.2%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -4 (-9.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (45%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (36%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (67%)
  • Accommodation and food services (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (45%)
  • Transportation occupations (45%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (67%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (33%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Hendley, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hendley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the Hendley village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/15/1990, a category F4 tornado 31.1 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hendley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 51% 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 625.8 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 330.4 miles away from Hendley center
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 190.7 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 254.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 15.7 miles away from Hendley center
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 341.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Furnas County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hendley:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 61 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 94 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Central Community College (about 100 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Barton County Community College (about 137 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 179 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 181 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 182 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

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Furnas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.2%
Average household size:
This village:  1.7 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  28.6%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  14.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hendley village (based on Furnas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,96412
Evangelical Protestant1,57911
Catholic7293
None687-
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: 6
Furnas County:

12.76 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

10.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Furnas County:

30.1%
Nebraska:

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

9.0%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hendley:

39.3%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hendley:

46.1%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Hendley:

29.4
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hendley:

21.5%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

17.7%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hendley:

7.3
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hendley:

31.8%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Hendley:

55.7%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

86.7%
State:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hendley, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$279
Totals for Government 0$0 5$279

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $22,000 ($916.67)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($166.67)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($125.00)
    Electric Utilities: $2,000 ($83.33)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($41.67)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,000 ($625.00)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $6,000 ($250.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,000 ($208.33)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($250.00)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($41.67)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,000 ($83.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($333.33)
    General Support: $2,000 ($83.33)
    All Other: $1,000 ($41.67)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($166.67)
    NEC: $3,000 ($125.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $33,000 ($1375.00)

6.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,071 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
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 Buffalo County, NE  0.80% ($23,933 average AGI)
from Red Willow County, NE  0.75% ($29,643)


7.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.17%
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 Red Willow County, NE  0.96% ($30,889 average AGI)
to Buffalo County, NE  0.74% ($26,929)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hendley:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KQNK (1530 AM; 1 kW; NORTON, KS; Owner: PIONEER COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hendley:

  • KLNE-FM (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KRKU (98.5 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KICX-FM (96.1 FM; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KRVN-FM (93.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KQNK-FM (106.7 FM; NORTON, KS; Owner: PIONEER COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hendley:

  • KLNE-TV (Channel 3; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K39BS (Channel 39; NORTON, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION)
  • K30FV (Channel 30; CAMBRIDGE, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 790Total average daily traffic
  • 98Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,047Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: YEAGER ALEC ODYSSEY (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HKS 700E (60 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5082T , Serial Number: 02, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Alec C Yeager, Po Box 504, Hendley, NE 68946

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Hendley compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are no pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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