Linwood, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 87 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -26.3%
Males: 43  (49.5%)
Females: 44  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68036

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,354 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Linwood:

$32,354
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,956 (it was $13,654 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $40,328 (it was $26,400 in 2000)
Linwood:

$40,328
NE:

$132,700
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  • Races in Linwood, NE (2010)

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    • 7888.6%White alone
    • 55.7%Hispanic
    • 33.4%Two or more races
    • 22.3%American Indian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Linwood: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (35.5%), Scottish (12.9%), Irish (11.6%), Czech (9.7%), English (5.8%), United States (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1337 feet

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 239 people per square mile   (very low).

Linwood, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Linwood:

  • High school or higher: 96.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Linwood village:

  • Never married: 47.0%
  • Now married: 31.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 21.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $520 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $941 (1.5%)

Linwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (43.8 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (479.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rogers, NE (1.9 miles) , Abie, NE (2.3 miles) , Schuyler, NE (2.7 miles ), Octavia, NE (2.8 miles) , North Bend, NE (2.9 miles ), Morse Bluff, NE (2.9 miles) , Bruno, NE (3.0 miles) , Prague, NE (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 41.41 N, Longitude: 96.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

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

3.1%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +27 (+29.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (52%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (41%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (3%)
  • Production occupations (45%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Linwood, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Linwood 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 4.4 miles away from the village center injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Linwood-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 137.7 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 230.9 miles away from Linwood 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 29.5 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 82.3 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 726.7 miles away from Linwood center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.9 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 Butler County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Linwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Linwood:

  • ALEGENT HEALTH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SCHUYLER, NE)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - SCHUYLER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SCHUYLER, NE)
  • BIRCHWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NORTH BEND, NE)
  • DAVID PLACE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; DAVID CITY, NE)
  • BUTLER COUNTY HEALTH CARE CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; DAVID CITY, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Linwood:

  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 43 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,072)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 43 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 45 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 49 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Northeast Community College (about 51 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 51 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 52 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)

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Notable location: Linwood Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Butler 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 2013: 16.4%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  55.3%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  13.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Linwood compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Median age 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (46%)
  • Other fuel (35%)
  • Electricity (17%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Linwood village (based on Butler County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,65411
Mainline Protestant8007
Evangelical Protestant7664
None3,175-
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
Butler County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

5.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

3.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Butler County:

29.3%
Nebraska:

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

14.7%
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 8$42
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$46
Totals for Government 0$0 9$88

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $18,000 ($206.90)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($34.48)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($22.99)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($114.94)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $3,000 ($34.48)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($34.48)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($11.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($160.92)
    All Other: $2,000 ($22.99)
    General Support: $1,000 ($11.49)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($34.48)
    NEC: $2,000 ($22.99)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $45,000 ($517.24)

5.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,726 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
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 Lancaster County, NE  1.18% ($25,590 average AGI)
from Platte County, NE  1.18% ($33,462)
from Saunders County, NE  0.39% ($34,308)


7.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,280 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
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  1.31% ($30,432 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  1.25% ($26,310)
to Seward County, NE  0.51% ($53,941)

Strongest AM radio stations in Linwood:

  • 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.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • 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 Linwood:

  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KZKX (96.9 FM; SEWARD, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLIR (101.1 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KFMT-FM (105.5 FM; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOT (93.5 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Linwood:

  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Linwood)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 211 2nd St (Lat: 41.452778 Lon: -96.963361), Call Sign: KNJB888
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.8200 MHz, 39.9000 MHz, 39.9800 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/14/2004, Expiration Date: 09/19/2014
    Registrant: Linwood Rural Fire Protection District, 2411 Road 45, Linwood, NE 68036, Phone: (402) 666-5694, Fax: (402) 666-5516, Email:
  • Intersection Of Oak St. And Rd. W (Lat: 41.334333 Lon: -96.946944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 11 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQOG701
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.650 MHz, 452.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/21/2011, Expiration Date: 09/21/2021, Certifier: John Vandenberg
    Registrant: Radius Us, 4833 Colt Road, Rockford, IL 61109, Phone: (414) 573-4402, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: K0BDJ, Licensee ID: L01060415
    Grant Date: 09/07/2005, Expiration Date: 11/28/2015, Certifier: Raymond A Stranik
    Registrant: Raymond A Stranik, 3098 Road 32 Box 178, Linwood, NE 68036
  • Call Sign: KC0YRQ, Licensee ID: L01206649
    Grant Date: 10/26/2006, Expiration Date: 10/26/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2007, Certifier: Robert W Kirchmann
    Registrant: Robert W Kirchmann, 2783 Road 30, Linwood, NE 68036
  • Call Sign: KC0YRR, Licensee ID: L01206650
    Grant Date: 10/26/2006, Expiration Date: 10/26/2016, Cancellation Date: 12/12/2008, Certifier: Linda L Kirchmann
    Registrant: Linda L Kirchmann, 2783 Road 30, Linwood, NE 68036
  • Call Sign: W0ICE, Previous Call Sign: KC0YRQ, Licensee ID: L01206649
    Grant Date: 04/27/2007, Expiration Date: 04/27/2017, Certifier: Robert W Kirchmann
    Registrant: Robert W Kirchmann, 2783 Road 30, Linwood, NE 68036
  • Call Sign: W0ZIP, Previous Call Sign: KC0YRR, Licensee ID: L01206650
    Grant Date: 12/12/2008, Expiration Date: 12/12/2018, Certifier: Linda L Kirchmann
    Registrant: Linda L Kirchmann, 2783 Road 30, Linwood, NE 68036

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: DUDA EDWARD F RANS S-12XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912 (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4381G , Serial Number: 08980854, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 12/02/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Edward F Duda, 2120 Road 46, Linwood, NE 68036
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7537H , Serial Number: 12-403, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/26/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Raymond A Stranik, 3098 Road 32, Linwood, NE 68036, Other Owners: Rosie F Stranik

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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