Jansen, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 119 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.8%
 
Males: 51  (43.5%)
Females: 68  (56.5%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68377

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,376 (it was $28,906 in 2000)
Jansen:

$41,376
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,198 (it was $12,091 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $38,151 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Jansen:

$38,151
NE:

$132,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $570.

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    • 11799.2%White alone
    • 10.8%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jansen: 74.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.7%), United States (15.7%), Italian (15.0%), Irish (14.2%), Czech (3.9%), English (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1462 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 535 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Jansen:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jansen village:

  • Never married: 13.3%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.8%
  • Divorced: 22.4%

3 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

This village:

2.1%
Nebraska:

4.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $986 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,104 (3.1%)

Jansen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (48.2 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (503.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Harbine, NE (2.4 miles) , Fairbury, NE (2.4 miles ), Endicott, NE (2.7 miles) , Diller, NE (3.1 miles ), Plymouth, NE (3.1 miles ), Steele City, NE (3.3 miles) , Swanton, NE (3.7 miles) , Daykin, NE (3.8 miles) .

Latitude: 40.19 N, Longitude: 97.08 W

Area code: 402

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

3.2%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (41%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Utilities (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (37%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)

Average climate in Jansen, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Jansen-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the Jansen village center killed one person and injured 38 people and caused $160 million in damages.

On 5/20/1957, a category F4 tornado 22.0 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jansen-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 201.8 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 86.5 miles away from Jansen center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 303.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.9 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 321.4 miles away from Jansen center
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 466.5 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 Jefferson County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jansen:

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 49 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 20,817)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 50 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 51 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Kansas State University (about 74 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • Central Community College (about 84 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Bellevue University (about 91 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 94 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

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Notable locations in Jansen: Jansen (A), Farmers Co-op Elevator (B), Jansen Rural Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Jansen: Jansen Bible Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

JANSEN, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-27-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-27-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2013)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.1%
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  53.4%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Jansen compared to Nebraska 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Jansen (2011 data):

  • Farmers and Merchants Bank: Jansen Branch at Broad And Elm Streets, branch established on 1901/08/10. Info updated 2008/02/28: Bank assets: $480.8 mil, Deposits: $339.8 mil, headquarters in Milford, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Country Bank Shares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (80%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Jansen village (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,80515
Evangelical Protestant1,90511
Catholic7941
Other11
None2,042-
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: 2
Jefferson County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Jefferson County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

7.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

29.1%
Nebraska:

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

11.3%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$419
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,800
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,219

Jansen government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $25,000 ($210.08)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $16,000 ($134.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($117.65)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($67.23)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($58.82)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($50.42)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $246,000 ($2067.23)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($33.61)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,000 ($210.08)

Jansen government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $83,000 ($697.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($58.82)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $100,000 ($840.34)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($16.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($42.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $15,000 ($126.05)
    All Other: $6,000 ($50.42)
    General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($50.42)
  • Tax - NEC: $55,000 ($462.18)
    Property: $29,000 ($243.70)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $17,000 ($142.86)

Jansen government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $103,000 ($865.55)

5.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,289 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
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 Gage County, NE  0.98% ($28,276 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.54% ($25,813)


5.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
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 Gage County, NE  1.32% ($24,205 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  1.01% ($27,767)
to Thayer County, NE  0.54% ($26,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jansen:

  • KGMT (1310 AM; 1 kW; FAIRBURY, NE; Owner: SIEBERT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • KWBE (1450 AM; 1 kW; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jansen:

  • KUTT (99.5 FM; FAIRBURY, NE; Owner: SIEBERT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KQIQ (88.3 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: SOUTHEAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNDY-FM (95.5 FM; MARYSVILLE, KS; Owner: DIERKING COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Jansen:

  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K17CI (Channel 17; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Mi W 1 1/4 Mi N (Lat: 40.208333 Lon: -97.110028), Call Sign: KGY736, Licensee ID: L00421771
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.930 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/16/1996, Expiration Date: 11/12/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2002
    Registrant: Dale Hahn, 71625 572nd Ave, Fairbury, NE 68352, Phone: (402) 424-3895

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Bruce Weise, Lat: 40.206944 Lon: -97.066944, Type: Mast, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 7.1 m, Call Sign: WQLZ773
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/2010, Expiration Date: 06/08/2020, Certifier: Brad D Pahl
    Registrant: Diode Communications, 300 Commercial St, Diller, NE 68342, Phone: (402) 793-5125, Fax: (402) 739-5139, Email:
  • Robert Schroeder, Lat: 40.208611 Lon: -97.010556, Type: Pipe, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQLZ773
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/2010, Expiration Date: 06/08/2020, Certifier: Brad D Pahl
    Registrant: Diode Communications, 300 Commercial St, Diller, NE 68342, Phone: (402) 793-5125, Fax: (402) 739-5139, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KG0FE, Previous Call Sign: KB0FNH, Licensee ID: L00413875
    Grant Date: 01/29/2013, Expiration Date: 04/27/2023
    Registrant: Phillip G Ambrose, Jansen, NE 68377
  • Call Sign: N0POO, Licensee ID: L00413874
    Grant Date: 10/04/2011, Expiration Date: 10/25/2021
    Registrant: Joyce L Ambrose, Box 127, Jansen, NE 68377

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