For population 25 years and over in Nickerson:
For population 15 years and over in Nickerson village:
11 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,250 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (30.4 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (454.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Winslow, NE (2.3 miles) , Hooper, NE (2.6 miles ), Fremont, NE (2.6 miles ), Arlington, NE (2.8 miles ), Inglewood, NE (2.9 miles ), Cedar Bluffs, NE (3.5 miles ), Scribner, NE (3.7 miles ), Uehling, NE (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.54 N, Longitude: 96.47 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 402
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +140 (+48.1%).
Work and jobs in Nickerson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Nickerson, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Nickerson-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/15/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the Nickerson village center injured 33 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 8/13/1952, a category F4 tornado 22.5 miles away from the village center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Nickerson-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 41.1 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 87.2 miles away from Nickerson center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dodge County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Floods: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Nickerson:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nickerson:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 24.0%
(25.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 5.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 3.8% for two or more races residents)
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)
Nickerson compared to Nebraska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Nickerson (based on Dodge County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Nickerson government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Nickerson government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Nickerson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,966 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:
6.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,702 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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Nickerson fatal accident list:
Apr 11, 2009 08:46 PM, Cedar St, Lat: 41.53453889, Lon: -96.47115, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 31, 1978 03:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Nickerson)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: