For population 25 years and over in Johnstown:
For population 15 years and over in Johnstown village:
4 residents are foreign born (1.8% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $700 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (180.8 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (213.0 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (635.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Johnstown precinct, NE (1.4 miles ), Wood Lake, NE (3.2 miles) , Ainsworth, NE (3.2 miles ), Long Pine, NE (4.3 miles ), Springview, NE (4.8 miles ), Bassett, NE (5.1 miles ), Valentine, NE (5.7 miles ), Burton, NE (5.8 miles) .
Latitude: 42.57 N, Longitude: 100.06 W
Area code: 402
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+10.4%).
Average climate in Johnstown, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Johnstown-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.2 miles away from the Johnstown village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 10/29/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.8 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Johnstown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 89% 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 60.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 miles away from Johnstown center
On 1/25/1994 at 02:44:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 5.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/1991 at 11:49:15, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/20/1993 at 13:08:10, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.6 miles away from Johnstown center
On 7/12/1998 at 16:28:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Brown County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Rita Meyer - Wyoming State Auditor.
Hospitals/medical centers near Johnstown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Johnstown:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.194. This is significantly better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.15. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.9. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.3%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Johnstown compared to Nebraska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Johnstown (based on Brown County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Johnstown government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,652 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
6.21% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,303 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Johnstown fatal accident list:
Feb 22, 2003 00:10 AM, Us-20, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2