For population 25 years and over in Maskell:
For population 15 years and over in Maskell village:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $880 (1.4%)
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) , Martinsburg, NE (3.8 miles) , Hartington, NE (3.9 miles ), Elk Point, SD (3.9 miles ), St. Helena, NE (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 42.69 N, Longitude: 96.98 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+24.1%).
Average climate in Maskell, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Maskell-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 175% 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 96% 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 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 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
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: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Maskell:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maskell:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.187. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Maskell and their reported violations in the past:MASKELL, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 71, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 4.5%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Maskell compared to Nebraska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Maskell (based on Dixon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 84.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Maskell government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,407 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($47,983 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1