Madrid, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 227 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.3%
 
Males: 104  (45.9%)
Females: 123  (54.1%)
Median resident age:  46.3 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 69150.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,176 (it was $35,536 in 2000)
Madrid:

$32,176
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,834 (it was $15,607 in 2000)

Madrid village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,989 (it was $31,400 in 2000)
Madrid:

$58,989
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $117,212; Detached houses: $119,225; Townhouses or other attached units: $23,408; Mobile homes: $30,341

Median gross rent in 2013: $553.

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  • Races in Madrid, NE (2010)

    Madrid races chart
    • 21492.6%White alone
    • 177.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Madrid: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.1%), Swedish (13.4%), English (11.6%), Irish (9.7%), Norwegian (4.1%), Czech (3.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3300 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 546 people per square mile   (low).

Madrid,NE real estate house value index trend

Madrid, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Madrid:

  • High school or higher: 81.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Madrid village:

  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 64.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

8 residents are foreign born (3.0% North America).

This village:

3.0%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Madrid, Nebraska as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Madrid to the number of sex offenders is 231 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,165 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $867 (1.9%)

Madrid satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greeley, CO (169.7 miles , pop. 76,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (189.9 miles , pop. 276,393).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (615.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Elsie, NE (2.8 miles) , Grant, NE (3.1 miles ), Roscoe, NE (4.4 miles) , Wallace, NE (4.4 miles ), Paxton, NE (4.6 miles ), Ogallala, NE (4.6 miles ), Imperial, NE (4.8 miles ), Brule, NE (5.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $29,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.85 N, Longitude: 101.54 W

Area code: 308

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

2.5%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Utilities (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Madrid, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Madrid, Nebraska average temperatures Madrid, Nebraska average precipitation Madrid, Nebraska humidity Madrid, Nebraska wind speed Madrid, Nebraska snowfall Madrid, Nebraska sunshine Madrid, Nebraska clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Madrid-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/29/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the Madrid village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Madrid-area historical earthquake activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 529.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 234.0 miles away from Madrid center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 323.3 miles away from the city center
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 190.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 322.5 miles away from Madrid center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 663.5 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 Perkins County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Madrid topographic map

Birthplace of: John Mason (artist) - Artist.

Hospitals and medical centers near Madrid:

  • GOLDEN OURS CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GRANT, NE)

Airports located in Madrid:

See details about airports located in Madrid, NE

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Madrid:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 129 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Chadron State College (about 156 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Central Community College (about 166 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 169 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 171 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Aims Community College (about 172 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 180 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)

Public elementary/middle school in Madrid:

See full list of schools located in Madrid

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The high school's name is Perkins County High School and no longer Wheatland High School....thank you

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Notable locations in Madrid: Madrid (A), Scoular Company Elevator (B), Madrid Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Madrid: Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Perkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

MADRID, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 270, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-19-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-19-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-01-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-14-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-29-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-29-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-05-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-26-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-26-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-04-2010)
  • 8 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.1%
(22.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.6%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Madrid compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Madrid (2011 data):

  • Adams Bank & Trust: Madrid Branch at 108 South Perkins Avenue, branch established on 1943/04/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $550.2 mil, Deposits: $450.5 mil, headquarters in Ogallala, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Adbanc, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (66%)
  • Electricity (34%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Madrid village (based on Perkins County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8806
Catholic8022
Mainline Protestant7044
None584-
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: 1
Perkins County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Perkins County:

10.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Perkins County:

26.4%
Nebraska:

28.0%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$531
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$275
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 5$7,488
Streets and Highways 2$3,012$18,0720$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$2,092
Totals for Government 2$3,012$18,07213$10,386

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($149.78)
    Water Utilities: $32,000 ($140.97)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($114.54)
    Housing & Community Development: $24,000 ($105.73)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($88.11)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($22.03)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($48.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $66,000 ($290.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($30.84)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $31,000 ($136.56)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($8.81)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($132.16)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($17.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($140.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $27,000 ($118.94)
    General Support: $12,000 ($52.86)
    All Other: $5,000 ($22.03)
  • Tax - Property: $21,000 ($92.51)
    NEC: $17,000 ($74.89)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $113,000 ($497.80)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $113,000 ($497.80)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $205,000 ($903.08)

5.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
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 Keith County, NE  1.10% ($30,833 average AGI)


7.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,440 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.55%
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 Keith County, NE  1.26% ($21,571 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, NE  0.90% ($29,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Madrid:

  • KOGA (930 AM; 5 kW; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOOQ (1410 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KRDZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; WRAY, CO; Owner: MEDIA LOGIC, LLC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Madrid:

  • KADL (102.9 FM; IMPERIAL, NE; Owner: IMPERIAL MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KOGA-FM (99.7 FM; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPNE-FM (91.7 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • KMCX-FM (106.5 FM; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Madrid:

  • KPNE-TV (Channel 9; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K33FF (Channel 33; WALLACE, ECT., NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KWNB-TV (Channel 6; HAYES CENTER, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA)
  • K21CY (Channel 21; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: NORTH PLATTE TELEVISION, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 2.5 Mi N 1 W (Lat: 40.896111 Lon: -101.562667), Call Sign: KBV595
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/04/2011, Expiration Date: 01/10/2022
    Registrant: Prairie States Communications, Imperial, NE 69033, Phone: (308) 882-4694, Email:
  • 1/2 Mi E 1/2 Mi S (Lat: 40.896667 Lon: -101.454889), Call Sign: WXZ781, Licensee ID: L00052041
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/07/2003, Expiration Date: 09/26/2013
    Registrant: Regier, Randy, Rt 1 Box 15, Madrid, NE 69150
  • Madrid Sub 1 Mi S (Lat: 40.828889 Lon: -101.532944), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WNZD419, Licensee ID: L00004810
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2002, Expiration Date: 04/20/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2012
    Registrant: Midwest Electric Cooperative Corporation, Grant, NE 69140, Phone: (308) 352-4356
  • Lat: 40.844722 Lon: -101.533333, Call Sign: WPVU571, Licensee ID: L00488451
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/22/2002, Expiration Date: 08/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2012, Certifier: Jonathan O Peterson
    Registrant: Watchman Service Inc, Route 1 Box 18, Madrid, NE 69150, Phone: (308) 326-4400, Fax: (308) 326-4444
  • Nw10 (Lat: 40.825806 Lon: -101.584583), Type: Bant, Structure height: 13 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQLV733
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.477 MHz, 159.877 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2010, Expiration Date: 05/05/2020, Certifier: Lee Nikkel
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc., Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • East Stanek (Lat: 40.737861 Lon: -101.384194), Type: Bant, Structure height: 13 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQLV734
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.477 MHz, 159.877 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2010, Expiration Date: 05/05/2020, Certifier: Lee Nikkel
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc., Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0ZYL
    Grant Date: 03/07/1997, Expiration Date: 03/07/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2009
    Registrant: Phillip A Regier, Madrid, NE 69150


FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Madrid)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Madrid, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John673.5 years
George581.8 years
Henry582.4 years
Mary585.6 years
Marie474.0 years
Helen376.0 years
Donald377.3 years
Minnie391.7 years
Ralph378.3 years
Earl269.1 years
Most common last names in Madrid, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Tjaden781.1 years
Peterson783.7 years
Mccormick772.9 years
Cornelius575.8 years
Lee480.7 years
Young478.3 years
Ogg470.8 years
Allen376.3 years
Bates365.7 years
Breder395.3 years
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