King Lake, Nebraska

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Population in 2010: 280.
Males: 144  (51.6%)
Females: 136  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  55.2 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68064.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,990
King Lake:

$58,990
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $32,142

King Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $162,100
King Lake:

$162,100
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $65,190; Detached houses: $65,407

Median gross rent in 2016: $505.

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  • Races in King Lake, NE (2010)

    King Lake races chart
    • 24687.9%White alone
    • 227.9%Hispanic
    • 93.2%Two or more races
    • 31.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in King Lake: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Swedish (42.2%), German (37.8%), Polish (11.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1125 feet

King Lake,NE real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in King Lake:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%

For population 15 years and over in King Lake CDP:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 15.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 27.9%
  • Divorced: 26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $559 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,106 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (15.4 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (447.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Waterloo, NE (1.4 miles ), Valley, NE (1.6 miles ), Elkhorn, NE (2.0 miles ), Venice, NE (2.5 miles) , Leshara, NE (2.6 miles) , Yutan, NE (2.6 miles ), Washington, NE (2.7 miles) , Bennington, NE (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 41.31 N, Longitude: 96.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

King Lake household income distribution King Lake home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (40%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (34%)
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (40%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (55%)
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

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

Tornado activity:

King Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the King Lake place center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 tornado 15.9 miles away from the place center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

King Lake-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 72% 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 167.0 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 255.2 miles away from King Lake 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 61.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.6 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 104.7 miles away from King Lake center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 301.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Douglas County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near King Lake:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - VALHAVEN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; VALLEY, NE)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF ELKHORN (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ELKHORN, NE)
  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; ELKHORN, NE)
  • THE LIGHTHOUSE HEALTH CARE RESIDENCES AT LAKESIDE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • ALEGENT HEALTH LAKESIDE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • FREEDOM IN HOME SERVICES, LLC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • ROSE BLUMKIN JEWISH HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OMAHA, NE)

Amtrak station near King Lake:

  • 20 miles: OMAHA (1003 S. 9TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Operable nuclear power plant near King Lake:

  • 18 miles: Fort Calhoun in Fort Calhoun, NE.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to King Lake:

  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 16 miles; Omaha, NE; Full-time enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 18 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 18 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Creighton University (about 19 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Bellevue University (about 23 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 27 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 38 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public elementary/middle school in King Lake:

  • LAKESIDE SCHOOL (Location: 3144 CHARLTON ST, Grades: PK-8)

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Douglas 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 87.6. This is about average.

City:

87.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.196. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.196
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.38. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.38
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.97. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.97
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0298. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 30.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.8%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.7
Nebraska average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for King Lake CDP (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic123,96250
Evangelical Protestant64,801176
Mainline Protestant52,10597
Other20,61355
Black Protestant12,66439
Orthodox8355
None242,130-
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: 78
Douglas County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Douglas County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 154
Douglas County:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 392
Here:

7.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

26.7%
Nebraska:

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

13.5%
State:

12.9%

5.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,630 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($215 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.03%
Nebraska average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sarpy County, NE  1.47% ($35,257 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.39% ($35,818)
from Pottawattamie County, IA  0.35% ($32,474)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,973 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($269 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.05%
Nebraska average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sarpy County, NE  1.51% ($39,420 average AGI)
to Pottawattamie County, IA  0.30% ($36,992)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.26% ($30,764)

Strongest AM radio stations in King Lake:

  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHUB (1340 AM; 1 kW; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOSR (1490 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in King Lake:

  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFMT-FM (105.5 FM; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KVSS (88.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRQC (93.3 FM; BENNINGTON, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KKYY (101.3 FM; WHITING, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • K299AK (107.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: BAER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around King Lake:

  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • 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)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • K53EY (Channel 53; OMAHA, NE; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • KOHA-LP (Channel 65; OMAHA, NE; Owner: K. SANDOVAL BURKE)

King Lake 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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