Maskell, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 74 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.4%
 
Males: 37  (50.5%)
Females: 37  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  36.7 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68751, 68757.

Maskell Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,486 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Maskell:

$58,486
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,984 (it was $24,906 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,866 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Maskell:

$49,866
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $57,785; Detached houses: $57,880

Median gross rent in 2013: $842.

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    • 7396.1%White alone
    • 22.6%Hispanic
    • 11.3%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Maskell: 76.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (35.3%), Norwegian (11.8%), Danish (11.1%), Irish (9.2%), French (4.6%), Swedish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1290 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 484 people per square mile   (low).

Maskell, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Maskell:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 42.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Maskell village:

  • Never married: 9.1%
  • Now married: 83.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 3.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $843 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,045 (2.2%)

Maskell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (32.7 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (110.8 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (479.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Obert, NE (1.5 miles) , Newcastle, NE (2.5 miles ), Vermillion, SD (2.6 miles ), Wynot, NE (3.2 miles) , Bow Valley, NE (3.7 miles) , Martinsburg, NE (3.8 miles) , Hartington, NE (3.9 miles ), Elk Point, SD (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 42.69 N, Longitude: 96.98 W

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

4.1%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+24.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (48%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (33%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Maskell, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Maskell-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Maskell village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/23/2003, a category F4 tornado 12.0 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Maskell-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 97.4 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 161.1 miles away from Maskell center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 211.2 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 695.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.1 miles away from Maskell center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 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)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dixon County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Maskell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Maskell:

  • SOUTHEASTERN DAKOTA NH (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; VERMILLION, SD)
  • SANFORD CARE CENTER VERMILLION (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; VERMILLION, SD)
  • SANFORD VERMILLION HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; VERMILLION, SD)
  • WEL-HOME HEALTH OF ELK POINT (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ELK POINT, SD)
  • PRAIRIE ESTATES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ELK POINT, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maskell:

  • University of South Dakota (about 8 miles; Vermillion, SD; Full-time enrollment: 7,328)
  • Wayne State College (about 32 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 36 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Northeast Community College (about 50 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 62 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Buena Vista University (about 91 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 110 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)

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

Dixon 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 87.9. This is about average.

City:

87.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.145. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.145
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 5.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.73
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.340. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.340
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.56. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.56
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • MASKELL, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 67, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.8%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.7%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Maskell 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 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (74%)
  • Electricity (24%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Maskell village (based on Dixon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,7789
Evangelical Protestant1,0169
Catholic9753
Other1-
None2,230-
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: 3
Dixon County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Dixon County:

29.9%
Nebraska:

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

25.2%
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$400
Totals for Government 0$0 3$400

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $7,000 ($94.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($54.05)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($40.54)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($40.54)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($27.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($121.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($27.03)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($54.05)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($67.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($54.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($81.08)
    All Other: $2,000 ($27.03)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($67.57)
    NEC: $3,000 ($40.54)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($432.43)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($418.92)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($13.51)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $16,000 ($216.22)

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,344 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 Dakota County, NE  0.84% ($32,684 average AGI)
from Woodbury County, IA  0.53% ($31,333)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
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 Wayne County, NE  0.66% ($28,733 average AGI)
to Woodbury County, IA  0.61% ($41,429)
to Dakota County, NE  0.57% ($34,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Maskell:

  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KVTK (1570 AM; 1 kW; VERMILLION, SD)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • 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.)
  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTCH (1590 AM; 3 kW; WAYNE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Maskell:

  • WNAX-FM (104.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KUSD (89.7 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: S/DAKOTA BD OF DIR FOR ED. TELECOMUN)
  • KGLI (95.5 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKYA (93.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KAOR (91.1 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA)
  • KWIT (90.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMM. COLLEGE)
  • KVHT (106.3 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: CULHANE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKMA (99.5 FM; LE MARS, IA; Owner: POWELL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSFT-FM (107.1 FM; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Maskell:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KUSD-TV (Channel 2; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • K31DP (Channel 31; YANKTON, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K21EN (Channel 21; YANKTON, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $198,000Total costs
  • 25Total average daily traffic
  • 42Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Craig B Royal, 578th Avenue (Lat: 42.704194 Lon: -96.980806), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 31051 m, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 9017949494, Royal@towerventures.Com, 4091 VISCOUNT AVENUE
  • Craig B Royal, 578th Avenue (Lat: 42.704194 Lon: -96.980806), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 31051 m, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 9017949494, Royal@towerventures.Com, 4091 VISCOUNT AVENUE
  • Craig B Royal, 578th Avenue (Lat: 42.704194 Lon: -96.980806), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 31051 m, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 9017949494, Royal@towerventures.Com, 4091 VISCOUNT AVENUE

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Maskell, 578th Avenue (Lat: 42.704194 Lon: -96.980806), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQX876
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/21/2013, Expiration Date: 03/21/2023, Certifier: Paul Bergmann
    Registrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

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