Howells, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 550 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.0%
 
Males: 260  (47.4%)
Females: 290  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  43.7 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68641.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $62,058 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Howells:

$62,058
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,482 (it was $17,433 in 2000)

Howells village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $82,949 (it was $44,600 in 2000)
Howells:

$82,949
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $88,921; Detached houses: $88,924

Median gross rent in 2016: $585.

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  • Races in Howells, NE (2010)

    Howells races chart
    • 54396.8%White alone
    • 112.0%Hispanic
    • 20.4%Asian alone
    • 20.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Howells: 74.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.2%), Czech (29.3%), American (8.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%), Irish (1.5%), Greek (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/22/1887

Elevation: 1471 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 981 people per square mile   (low).

Howells,NE real estate house value index trend

Howells, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Howells:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Howells village:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 3.1%

7 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.1%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Howells, Nebraska as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Howells to the number of sex offenders is 200 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,459 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,180 (1.6%)

Howells satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (60.6 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (480.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clarkson, NE (2.5 miles ), Dodge, NE (2.5 miles ), Snyder, NE (3.4 miles ), Leigh, NE (3.5 miles ), West Point, NE (4.1 miles ), Beemer, NE (4.2 miles ), Scribner, NE (4.3 miles ), Creston, NE (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $382,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.72 N, Longitude: 97.00 W

Area code: 402

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

2.3%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+2.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Howells, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Howells-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Howells village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.0 miles away from the village center injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Howells-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 69% 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 120.8 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 210.8 miles away from Howells center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 10.5 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 61.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 715.4 miles away from Howells center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 277.1 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 Colfax County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Howells topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Howells:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - CLARKSON (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CLARKSON, NE)
  • PARKVIEW HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DODGE, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Howells:

  • Northeast Community College (about 31 miles; Norfolk, NE; Full-time enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 36 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 61 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 62 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 63 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 63 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Creighton University (about 64 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

Public high school in Howells:

Public elementary/middle school in Howells:

  • HOWELLS-DODGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL/HOWELLS (Location: 417 CENTER STREET, Grades: PK-1)

Private elementary/middle school in Howells:

  • HOWELLS COMMUNITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 59, Location: 114 N 6TH ST, Grades: 1-6)
See full list of schools located in Howells

Library in Howells:

  • HOWELLS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $27,740; Location: 128 NORTH 3RD STREET; 8,751 books; 292 audio materials; 605 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 69 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Howells: Howells Public Park Campground (A), Howells Rescue Squad (B), Howells Volunteer Fire Department (C), Howells Museum (D), Howells Police Department (E), Howells Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Howells include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Saint John Nepomucene Catholic Church (B), Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Howells: Howells Public Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Community Center Clerk (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 128 North 3rd Street).

Colfax 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 2016: 3.4%
(3.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.1%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Howells (2011 data):

  • Homestead Bank: Howells Branch at 231 Center Street, branch established on 1944/12/14. Info updated 2011/03/08: Bank assets: $231.0 mil, Deposits: $197.4 mil, headquarters in Cozad, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: C.S.b. Co.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Howells village (based on Colfax County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,4575
Mainline Protestant1,2146
Evangelical Protestant6374
Other-1
None4,207-
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
Colfax County:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Colfax County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Colfax County:

28.0%
Nebraska:

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

24.2%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.8%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Howells:

49.0%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Howells:

28.4
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.1%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Howells:

5.0%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Howells:

33.0%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

58.1%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.1%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Howells, 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 1$2,880$34,5605$245
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,480$29,7600$0
Streets and Highways 2$2,918$17,5080$0
Sewerage 2$1,459$8,7540$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$418
Water Supply 2$1,459$8,7541$350
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,282
Totals for Government 8$11,196$16,7949$2,295

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $71,000 ($129.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000 ($89.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $49,000 ($89.09)
    Transit Utilities: $37,000 ($67.27)
    Sewerage: $36,000 ($65.45)
    Police Protection: $28,000 ($50.91)
    Fire Protection: $19,000 ($34.55)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($32.73)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($25.45)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($5.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($7.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $6,000 ($10.91)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($9.09)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($1.82)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $152,000 ($276.36)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $87,000 ($158.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($20.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $92,000 ($167.27)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($5.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $53,000 ($96.36)
    All Other: $20,000 ($36.36)
    General Support: $17,000 ($30.91)
  • Tax - Property: $85,000 ($154.55)
    NEC: $50,000 ($90.91)

Howells government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $66,000 ($120.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $33,000 ($60.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $33,000 ($60.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $144,000 ($261.82)

7.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,664 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.21%
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 Platte County, NE  1.52% ($31,746 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.54% ($12,095)
from Douglas County, NE  0.46% ($35,000)


8.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,978 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.09%
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 Platte County, NE  2.17% ($33,812 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.89% ($25,257)
to Dodge County, NE  0.48% ($30,211)

Strongest AM radio stations in Howells:

  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KJSK (900 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Howells:

  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KNEN (94.7 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: CENTRAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KEXL (106.7 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: WJAG, INC.)
  • KKOT (93.5 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KWPN-FM (107.9 FM; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLIR (101.1 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Howells:

  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • K53GH (Channel 53; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: MARY E. HARDERS)
  • K40FH (Channel 46; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K28EN (Channel 28; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K28FS (Channel 28; FREMONT & OMAHA, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K47FK (Channel 39; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K49FP (Channel 49; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K52EX (Channel 52; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K55HX (Channel 55; COLUMBUS/FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K50EG (Channel 50; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 635Total average daily traffic
  • 12Total average daily truck traffic
  • 694Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • HOWELLS, Howells Site: 2 Mi West Of Howells On Highway 91 (Lat: 41.714111 Lon: -97.044611), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 115.8 m, Overall height: 120.1 m, Call Sign: WQQS716
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2013, Expiration Date: 02/25/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N0VHU, Licensee ID: L00591965, Grant Date: 02/12/2013, Expiration Date: 02/12/2023, Certifier: Randolph P Baumert, Registrant: Randolph P Baumert, 2319 Road 14, Howells, NE 68641-4147
  • Call Sign: KC0LOD, Licensee ID: L00413199, Grant Date: 10/23/2001, Expiration Date: 10/23/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2006, Certifier: Steven L Wisnieski, Registrant: Steven L Wisnieski, Howells, NE 68641

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

HOWELLS, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 561, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-24-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-24-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-31-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-18-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-11-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-19-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-22-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-19-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-31-2009)
  • 5 other older health violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Howells, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Frank2584.0 years
Joseph2180.0 years
Anna1883.8 years
John1681.2 years
Helen1485.3 years
Mary1377.7 years
Edward1278.7 years
William1276.9 years
Anton1085.4 years
Rudolph980.2 years
Most common last names in Howells, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sindelar1376.0 years
Baumert1186.6 years
Kucera1183.7 years
Marik1078.7 years
Coufal977.0 years
Renner883.0 years
Dostal882.9 years
Dvorak881.9 years
Brester784.3 years
Novak781.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Howells 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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