Homer, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 546 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.5%
 
Males: 271  (49.7%)
Females: 275  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  39.4 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68030.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,620 (it was $44,500 in 2000)
Homer:

$52,620
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,283 (it was $17,361 in 2000)

Homer village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $96,104 (it was $75,500 in 2000)
Homer:

$96,104
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $104,747; Detached houses: $111,645; Mobile homes: $37,687

Median gross rent in 2013: $739.

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  • Races in Homer, NE (2010)

    Homer races chart
    • 50892.5%White alone
    • 295.3%American Indian alone
    • 71.3%Two or more races
    • 50.9%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Homer: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.0%), Irish (12.8%), United States (9.1%), English (8.0%), Danish (5.8%), Dutch (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1113 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 1,445 people per square mile   (low).

Homer,NE real estate house value index trend

Homer, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Homer:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Homer village:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 62.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.2%
Nebraska:

4.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,644 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,531 (1.6%)

Homer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (13.2 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (77.4 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (453.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Winnebago, NE (2.4 miles ), Hubbard, NE (2.6 miles ), Dakota City, NE (2.7 miles ), Sergeant Bluff, IA (3.0 miles ), Jackson, NE (3.1 miles ), Salix, IA (3.2 miles ), South Sioux City, NE (3.3 miles ), Dakota Dunes, SD (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $119,700
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $207,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $295,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.32 N, Longitude: 96.49 W

Area code: 402

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

3.9%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +33 (+5.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (39%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Homer, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Homer-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the Homer village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/23/2003, a category F4 tornado 33.0 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Homer-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 71% 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 126.4 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 196.9 miles away from Homer center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 232.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 142.9 miles away from Homer center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dakota County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Birthplace of: Irv Higginbotham - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Homer:

  • EMBASSY REHAB AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SERGEANT BLUFF, IA)
  • BLUFF VIEW HOMES (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SERGEANT BLUFF, IA)
  • REGENCY SQUARE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE)
  • MATNEY'S COLONIAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE)
  • PARK VIEW HOMES (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)
  • MORNINGSIDE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)
  • SIOUXLAND DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Homer:

  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 14 miles; Sioux City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,544)
  • Wayne State College (about 28 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 39 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Northeast Community College (about 51 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Buena Vista University (about 70 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 76 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 78 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

Public high school in Homer:

Public elementary/middle school in Homer:

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Notable locations in Homer: Homer (A), Homer Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Homer include: Saint Cornelius Catholic Church (A), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Dakota 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 2013 was 53.9. This is better than average.

City:

53.9
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 0.693. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.693
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.6%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.3%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Homer (2011 data):

  • First Community Bank: Homer Branch at 109 John Street, branch established on 1954/04/26. Info updated 2010/06/14: Bank assets: $121.2 mil, Deposits: $103.3 mil, headquarters in Beemer, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Beemer Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Homer village (based on Dakota County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,5987
Mainline Protestant3,45010
Evangelical Protestant1,93910
Other3131
None10,706-
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: 4
Dakota County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Dakota County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Dakota County:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Dakota County:

31.7%
Nebraska:

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

15.5%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.7%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Homer:

33.1%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Homer:

18.1%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Homer:

6.8%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Homer:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Homer:

26.4%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

50.2%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Homer:

73.1%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Homer, 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 and Unallocable 2$11,690$70,1401$199
Totals for Government 2$11,690$70,1401$199

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $36,000 ($65.93)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $61,000 ($111.72)
    Water Utilities: $49,000 ($89.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($56.78)
    Central Staff Services: $20,000 ($36.63)
    Police Protection: $17,000 ($31.14)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($27.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($21.98)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($20.15)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($20.15)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($5.49)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $445,000 ($815.02)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $64,000 ($117.22)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $228,000 ($417.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($5.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($1.83)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $165,000 ($302.20)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($14.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $42,000 ($76.92)
    All Other: $24,000 ($43.96)
    General Support: $5,000 ($9.16)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $159,000 ($291.21)
    NEC: $82,000 ($150.18)
    Property: $24,000 ($43.96)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $420,000 ($769.23)

7.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,114 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
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 Woodbury County, IA  2.90% ($28,289 average AGI)
from Thurston County, NE  0.27% ($72,429)
from Union County, SD  0.24% ($35,053)


9.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,839 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.70%
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 Woodbury County, IA  3.92% ($27,522 average AGI)
to Union County, SD  0.46% ($66,135)
to Douglas County, NE  0.43% ($25,824)

Strongest AM radio stations in Homer:

  • KMNS (620 AM; 1 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • 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.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTFJ (1250 AM; 1 kW; DAKOTA CITY, NE; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCH (1590 AM; 3 kW; WAYNE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)

Strongest FM radio stations in Homer:

  • KSUX (105.7 FM; WINNEBAGO, NE; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KAYA (91.3 FM; HUBBARD, NE; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KGLI (95.5 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KWIT (90.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMM. COLLEGE)
  • KKMA (99.5 FM; LE MARS, IA; Owner: POWELL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTFC (103.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KSEZ (97.9 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSFT-FM (107.1 FM; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • K205DC (88.9 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZSR (102.3 FM; ONAWA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • WNAX-FM (104.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMSC (88.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: MORNINGSIDE COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Homer:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K38DU (Channel 38; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CORNERSTONE FAITH CENTER)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 410Total average daily traffic
  • 410Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Homer)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • HALL, 110 John St (Lat: 42.322222 Lon: -96.490583), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: KNIH725
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.165 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2013, Expiration Date: 01/24/2024Registrant: Electronic Engineering Co., 1100 Keo Way, Des Moines, IA 50309, Phone: (515) 283-1100, Fax: (515) 244-6948, Email:
  • 3.2 Mi Ne (Lat: 42.342778 Lon: -96.552250), Structure height: 76 m, Call Sign: KNAT601
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.9600 MHz, 48.1800 MHzGrant Date: 04/22/2011, Expiration Date: 07/17/2021, Cancellation Date: 01/31/2013Registrant: Nebraska Public Power District, York, NE 68467, Phone: (402) 362-7272
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 42.323250 Lon: -96.486278, Call Sign: WNIE351
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.385 MHzGrant Date: 03/27/2014, Expiration Date: 06/01/2024Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 42.316667 Lon: -96.500000, Call Sign: WQCS661
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.600 MHzGrant Date: 02/18/2015, Expiration Date: 05/16/2025, Certifier: Steve HarrisRegistrant: Tri-State Communications, 1030 5th Avenue, South Sioux City, NE 68776, Phone: (402) 494-5477, Fax: (402) 494-1420
  • Lat: 42.344194 Lon: -96.480722, Call Sign: WQUS961
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.087 MHzGrant Date: 10/02/2014, Expiration Date: 10/02/2024, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2014, Certifier: Royce RamsayRegistrant: Mona Lee & Associates, LLC, 3730 Kirby Dr, Suite 1200 Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:
  • Lat: 42.344194 Lon: -96.480722, Call Sign: WQWB516
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.437 MHzGrant Date: 07/09/2015, Expiration Date: 07/09/2025, Certifier: Chris BaileyRegistrant: Mona Lee & Associates LLC, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • JONES CREEK, 3.5 Miles Se Of (Lat: 42.342750 Lon: -96.552250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WPNL981
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 01/15/2009, Expiration Date: 01/27/2019, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2016Registrant: East River Electric Power Coop, 211 Harth Ave. South, Madison, SD 57042, Phone: (605) 256-4536, Fax: (605) 256-8058, Email:
  • KSUX Transmitter, 2252 225th Street (Lat: 42.342500 Lon: -96.520278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WPST638
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.500 MHzGrant Date: 08/01/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Steve SelineRegistrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-4239, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:
  • JONES CREEK, 2150 K Ave (Lat: 42.343028 Lon: -96.551806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQMP763
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 10/18/2010, Expiration Date: 10/18/2020, Certifier: David W WebbRegistrant: Nebraska Public Power District, 907 West 25th St, York, NE 68467, Phone: (402) 362-7272
  • JONES CREEK, NE, 3.2 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 42.342750 Lon: -96.552250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WEG623
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.75 MHzGrant Date: 10/09/2008, Expiration Date: 12/30/2018Registrant: Nebraska Public Power District, 907 West 25th St, York, NE 68467, Phone: (402) 362-6681, Fax: (402) 362-7255

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: K0BRD, Previous Call Sign: WD0BRD, Licensee ID: L00249362, Grant Date: 09/11/2007, Expiration Date: 09/17/2017, Registrant: William M Hittle Jr, 2057 G Ave, Homer, NE 68030
  • Call Sign: KE0ILV, Licensee ID: L02015720, Grant Date: 04/04/2016, Expiration Date: 04/04/2026, Certifier: Marc E Roost, Registrant: Marc E Roost, 213 N 2nd St, Homer, NE 68030

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3743F , Serial Number: 17255238, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/28/1966
    Registrant (Individual): William B Rohde, Po Box 355, Homer, NE 68030
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6609H , Serial Number: 19808, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/22/1956
    Registrant (Individual): William B Rohde, Po Box 355, Homer, NE 68030

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

HOMER, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 590, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-19-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-22-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-23-2007)
Most common first names in Homer, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William680.7 years
John675.7 years
Mary679.6 years
George578.8 years
Harold476.7 years
Charles483.0 years
Marvin469.5 years
Arthur381.3 years
Alice374.3 years
Dorothy364.0 years
Most common last names in Homer, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Harris1676.7 years
Miller582.4 years
Jensen585.6 years
Chamberlain463.5 years
Anderson476.5 years
Longwell469.5 years
Nelsen484.3 years
Luesebrink484.3 years
Rasmussen378.3 years
Nielsen375.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Homer 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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