Marquette, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 228 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.1%
 
Males: 111  (49.1%)
Females: 117  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  41.3 years
Nebraska median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 68854.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,254 (it was $34,375 in 2000)
Marquette:

$38,254
NE:

$50,723
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,247 (it was $16,272 in 2000)

Marquette village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $57,011 (it was $31,900 in 2000)
Marquette:

$57,011
NE:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $61,824; Detached houses: $66,423; Mobile homes: $28,611

Median gross rent in 2012: $488.

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  • White alone - 222 (96.9%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Marquette: 74.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (31.0%), Czech (10.5%), Irish (8.7%), Danish (8.3%), Swedish (8.3%), Polish (6.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/2/1889

Elevation: 1820 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 1,106 people per square mile   (low).

Marquette,NE real estate house value index trend

Marquette, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Marquette:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marquette village:

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 1.1%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.4%
Nebraska:  6.1%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Marquette, Nebraska as of April 18, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Marquette to the number of sex offenders is 57 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $829 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,083 (1.3%)

Marquette satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (71.1 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (538.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Overland, NE (2.3 miles) , Central City, NE (2.7 miles ), Chapman, NE (2.8 miles ), Hordville, NE (2.8 miles) , Aurora, NE (3.1 miles ), Hampton, NE (3.3 miles ), Polk, NE (3.6 miles ), Archer, NE (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 98.01 W

Area code: 402

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

2.6%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-0.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (18%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)

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

Average climate in Marquette, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Marquette-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 125% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Marquette village center killed 3 people and injured 110 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.8 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marquette-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 64% 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 130.1 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 686.6 miles away from Marquette center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 233.0 miles away from the city 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 401.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from Marquette center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 107.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hamilton County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, 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).
Marquette topographic map

Birthplace of: Dale Jones (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Marquette:

  • CENTRAL CITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CENTRAL CITY, NE)
  • LITZENBERG MEMORIAL COUNTY HOSPITAL LTC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CENTRAL CITY, NE)
  • HAMILTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AURORA, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marquette:

  • Central Community College (about 21 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 61 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 70 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 73 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 74 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Northeast Community College (about 79 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 100 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)

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Notable locations in Marquette: United Co-op Incorporated Elevator (A), Aurora Cooperative Elevator Company - Marquette Elevator (B), Marquette (C), Marquette Volunteer Fire and Rescue (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Marquette: Faith Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hamilton 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 2012 was 42.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.58
U.S.:

9.14

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

MARQUETTE, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 285, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-06-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-27-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Marquette that have no violations reported:

  • TIMBERLAKE RANCH CAMP (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.7%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  76.4%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.6%
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: 1.1% of all households

Marquette 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.
  • 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Marquette (2011 data):

  • Bank of Marquette: Bank Of Marquette at 402 Marquis Avenue, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2006/07/12: Bank assets: $30.6 mil, Deposits: $23.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Marquette National Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (24%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Marquette village (based on Hamilton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.80%
Here: 60.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents27.5%16.9%14.6%12.5%6.5%
Congregations12.5%12.5%12.5%8.3%4.2%
NameEvangelical Free Church of AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)United Church of Christ The Evangelical Covenant ChurchOther
Adherents6.1%3.2%3.2%2.6%6.9%
Congregations12.5%4.2%4.2%4.2%25.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Hamilton County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Hamilton County:

7.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

30.0%
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 3$69
Streets and Highways 1$2,600$31,2000$0
Totals for Government 1$2,600$31,2003$69

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($52.63)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($8.77)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $19,000 ($83.33)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($70.18)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($48.25)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($35.09)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($30.70)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($8.77)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($87.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $21,000 ($92.11)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($30.70)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($4.39)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($96.49)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($17.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($131.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $23,000 ($100.88)
    General Support: $9,000 ($39.47)
    All Other: $7,000 ($30.70)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($78.95)
    NEC: $12,000 ($52.63)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($30.70)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($21.93)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($8.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $202,000 ($885.96)

6.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
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 Hall County, NE  1.37% ($43,040 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.68% ($38,000)
from York County, NE  0.41% ($44,333)


7.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,279 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.22%
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 Hall County, NE  1.77% ($36,323 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.63% ($34,870)
to Douglas County, NE  0.41% ($29,133)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marquette:

  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marquette:

  • KRGY (97.3 FM; AURORA, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KRGI-FM (96.5 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKOT (93.5 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • KSYZ-FM (107.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING-GRAND ISLAND, I)
  • KROA (95.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLIR (101.1 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marquette:

  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K41FU (Channel 41; COLUMBUS & FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K56FC (Channel 56; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HALL COUNTY)

Marquette fatal accident list:

Jul 2, 1985 10:02 PM, Highway St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3 1/2 Mi S & 1 1/2 Mi W (Lat: 40.961389 Lon: -98.046722), Call Sign: WZU667, Licensee ID: L00842388
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.960 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/07/2004, Expiration Date: 05/16/2014
    Registrant: Kauffman Farms Inc, 1305 W 19 Rd, Marquette, NE 68854, Phone: (308) 381-4124

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KA0OYO
    Grant Date: 09/29/1987, Expiration Date: 09/29/1997, Cancellation Date: 09/30/1999
    Registrant: Ivan J Andersen, Marquette, NE 68854
  • Call Sign: KB0ESE, Licensee ID: L00692429
    Grant Date: 05/30/2003, Expiration Date: 05/30/2013
    Registrant: Jeffrey P Roszhart, 724 Turtle Beach, Marquette, NE 68854
  • Call Sign: KG0EC, Previous Call Sign: N0SYZ, Licensee ID: L00152403
    Grant Date: 02/04/2013, Expiration Date: 03/16/2023, Certifier: Herbert P Roszhart Jr
    Registrant: Herbert P Roszhart Jr, 723 Turtle Beach, Marquette, NE 68854
  • Call Sign: N0SZA, Licensee ID: L00334135
    Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 07/21/2022, Certifier: Ardys A Roszhart
    Registrant: Ardys A Roszhart, 723 Turtle Beach, Marquette, NE 68854
  • Call Sign: W0EXK, Licensee ID: L00238601
    Grant Date: 11/20/2003, Expiration Date: 02/15/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/02/2005
    Registrant: Emery W Rodabaugh, 1107 Rodabaugh Rd, Marquette, NE 68854

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
Most common first names in Marquette, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Anna585.4 years
John573.8 years
Albert482.8 years
Esther486.2 years
Harry473.2 years
Edward482.8 years
Mary495.2 years
Alfred378.0 years
Emma382.0 years
August380.0 years
Most common last names in Marquette, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Andersen1177.0 years
Rasmussen1085.3 years
Anderson784.3 years
Carlson782.9 years
Nilson679.7 years
Nelson681.8 years
Nissen577.8 years
Reyner575.4 years
Larson574.2 years
Berck477.0 years
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