North Loup, Nebraska

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2013: 292 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.9%
 
Males: 134  (46.2%)
Females: 158  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  49.8 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68859.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,265 (it was $20,288 in 2000)
North Loup:

$45,265
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,014 (it was $12,672 in 2000)

North Loup village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $46,652 (it was $18,900 in 2000)
North Loup:

$46,652
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $56,801; Detached houses: $56,894

Median gross rent in 2013: $334.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in North Loup, NE (2010)

    North Loup races chart
    • 28997.3%White alone
    • 41.3%Two or more races
    • 31.0%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in North Loup: 73.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
North Loup, NE forum
Recent posts about North Loup, Nebraska on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users:
Visiting York, NE, info desired  (2 replies)
Small town YOUR definition  (47 replies)
Best Sandhill Community for Upland Bird Hunting  (6 replies)
Nebraska Icon's  (22 replies)
Ord, Nebraska?  (19 replies)

Latest news from North Loup, NE collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (25.3%), Polish (12.8%), Danish (10.7%), Czech (6.5%), Irish (5.7%), English (5.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1960 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 710 people per square mile   (low).

North Loup,NE real estate house value index trend

North Loup, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in North Loup:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Loup village:

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

7 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This village:

2.1%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in North Loup, Nebraska as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in North Loup to the number of sex offenders is 98 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $905 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $551 (1.3%)

North Loup satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (119.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (573.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Scotia, NE (2.0 miles ), Ord, NE (3.3 miles ), Cotesfield, NE (3.4 miles) , Greeley Center, NE (3.6 miles ), Ashton, NE (4.1 miles ), Elyria, NE (4.2 miles) , Elba, NE (4.2 miles ), Loup City, NE (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 41.49 N, Longitude: 98.77 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Popcorn Capital

Area code: 308

North Loup household income distribution North Loup home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.7%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-6.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Information (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (38%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Management occupations (30%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in North Loup, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

North Loup-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/30/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the North Loup village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1953, a category F4 tornado 15.3 miles away from the village center killed 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Loup-area historical earthquake activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 59% 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 636.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 88.3 miles away from North Loup 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 355.1 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 190.8 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 7.7 miles away from North Loup center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 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 Valley County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
North Loup topographic map

Birthplace of: Paul Cleary (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near North Loup:

  • VCHS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ORD, NE)
  • VALLEY COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ORD, NE)
  • VALLEY CO HOSP LTC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ORD, NE)
  • VALLEY COUNTY HEALTH SYSTEM LONG TERM CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ORD, NE)
  • VALLEY COUNTY HEALTH SYSTEM Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; ORD, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Loup:

  • Central Community College (about 47 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 58 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Northeast Community College (about 81 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 105 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 118 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 120 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 122 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)

Public elementary/middle school in North Loup:

See full list of schools located in North Loup

Library in North Loup:

  • NORTH LOUP TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $11,124; Location: 112 SOUTH B STREET; 8,300 books; 46 audio materials; 121 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 16 print serial subscriptions)

Click to draw/clear village borders

Notable locations in North Loup: North Loup Trailer Park (A), Spalding Cooperative Elevator (B), North Loup (C), North Loup Rural Fire Protection District (D), North Loup Township Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North Loup include: Seventh Day Baptist Church (A), United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Valley 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 North Loup and their reported violations in the past:

NORTH LOUP, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 295, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAY-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-07-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-14-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-13-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-05-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2013)
  • 27 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.7%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  1.9 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  55.2%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

North Loup 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in North Loup (2011 data):

  • North Loup Valley Bank: at 404 W 1st St, branch established on 1946/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $22.0 mil, Deposits: $20.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Loup Valley Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

North Loup travel time to work - commute North Loup mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

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 North Loup village (based on Valley County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,0166
Catholic9701
Evangelical Protestant8516
None1,423-
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: 2
Valley County:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Valley County:

9.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

16.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Valley County:

28.9%
Nebraska:

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

8.4%
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 1$1,420
Streets and Highways 2$4,330$25,9800$0
Totals for Government 2$4,330$25,9801$1,420

North Loup government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $33,000 ($113.01)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($106.16)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($82.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($75.34)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($68.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($68.49)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($51.37)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($23.97)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($17.12)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($17.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $39,000 ($133.56)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($23.97)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $86,000 ($294.52)

North Loup government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,000 ($51.37)
    All Other: $9,000 ($30.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($23.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,000 ($13.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($71.92)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($10.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($68.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $32,000 ($109.59)
    All Other: $20,000 ($68.49)
    General Support: $17,000 ($58.22)
  • Tax - Property: $43,000 ($147.26)
    Public Utilities: $20,000 ($68.49)
    NEC: $10,000 ($34.25)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $174,000 ($595.89)

5.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,485 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in North Loup:

  • KNLV (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORD, NE; Owner: SANDHILLS ADVERTISING CORP.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER 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.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Loup:

  • KNLV-FM (103.9 FM; ORD, NE; Owner: SANDHILLS ADVERTISING CORP.)
  • KSYZ-FM (107.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING-GRAND ISLAND, I)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around North Loup:

  • KLKE (Channel 24; ALBION, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)

North Loup fatal accident list:

May 30, 2005 03:45 PM, Sr-11, First St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 2, 2002 07:47 PM, Sr-11, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $328,000Total costs
  • 3,465Total average daily traffic
  • 346Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,505Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in North Loup)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rt 1 (Lat: 41.497222 Lon: -98.765639), Type: Silo, Structure height: 43 m, Call Sign: WPGB874, Licensee ID: L00058813
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.007 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/2004, Expiration Date: 12/06/2014
    Registrant: City Of North Loup, Box 224, North Loup, NE 68859, Phone: (308) 496-4323, Fax: (308) 496-4393

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC0FED, Licensee ID: L01452833
    Grant Date: 12/16/2008, Expiration Date: 03/11/2019, Certifier: Yolanda E Schudel
    Registrant: Yolanda E Schudel, Rr 1 Box 24, North Loup, NE 68859
  • Call Sign: N7EBD, Previous Call Sign: N6AXM
    Grant Date: 03/22/1994, Expiration Date: 03/22/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2006
    Registrant: Merrill R Van Noty, No Lo Villa Apts 5b Rr 1, North Loup, NE 68859

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1716A , Serial Number: 22-462, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis D Jacobs, Po Box 36, North Loup, NE 68859
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 56285 , Serial Number: 32-7340168, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 07/25/1973
    Registrant (Corporation): W O Zangger & Son Inc, 48393 809th Rd, North Loup, NE 68859

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
Most common first names in North Loup, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William881.1 years
Mary688.6 years
Charles577.2 years
John579.0 years
Carl578.7 years
George571.4 years
Donald575.0 years
Walter579.4 years
Anna586.8 years
Ruth480.2 years
Most common last names in North Loup, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson882.1 years
Jorgensen883.4 years
Psota680.0 years
Fisher683.8 years
Jensen683.6 years
Cox575.4 years
Kriewald579.6 years
Rasmussen577.8 years
Walkup571.4 years
Vogeler568.8 years
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • William D. Brush (1)
  • Craig A. Vogeler (1)
  • John W. Weiner (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.