Ord, Nebraska

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Population in 2019: 2,076 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.5%
 
Males: 1,027  (49.5%)
Females: 1,049  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

48.7 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 68862.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,256 (it was $27,364 in 2000)
Ord:

$48,256
NE:

$63,229

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,111 (it was $15,337 in 2000)

Ord city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $107,854 (it was $49,200 in 2000)
Ord:

$107,854
NE:

$172,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $109,287; detached houses: $109,440

Median gross rent in 2019: $573.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ord: 73.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.0%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.3% for Black residents, 27.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Ord, NE (2019)
    • 2,17993.4%White alone
    • 823.5%Hispanic
    • 301.3%Two or more races
    • 130.6%Black alone
    • 150.6%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Ord, Nebraska as of April 10, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ord is 472 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Ord by year

Type

2008

2015

2016

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(95.4)
1
(47.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(49.0)
5
(240.6)
1
(48.8)
7
(333.8)
4
(191.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(196.0)
19
(914.3)
9
(438.8)
3
(143.1)
1
(47.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(147.0)
12
(577.5)
10
(487.6)
11
(524.6)
9
(431.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(146.3)
3
(143.1)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index29.4135.271.7185.597.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Ord, NE

Crime rate in Ord detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Nebraska average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (22.3%), Czech (19.0%), American (9.4%), Polish (8.3%), English (5.4%), Irish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/23/1881

Elevation: 2049 feet

Land area: 1.66 square miles.

Population density: 1,250 people per square mile   (low).

Ord, Nebraska map

58 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

2.5%
Nebraska:

7.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,899 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,751 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (129.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (580.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Elyria, NE (2.6 miles),
North Loup, NE (3.3 miles ),
Scotia, NE (3.9 miles ),
Arcadia, NE (4.0 miles ),
Burwell, NE (4.0 miles ),
Comstock, NE (4.1 miles),
Ericson, NE (4.2 miles),
Greeley Center, NE (4.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.60 N, Longitude: 98.93 W

Area code: 308

Distribution of median household income in Ord, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Ord, NE in 2019
Ord satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $64,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $176,700
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $230,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $176,700
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $192,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $187,900
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $287,500
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $225,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Ord, NE residents
Average permit cost in Ord, NE
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

1.6%
Nebraska:

2.7%
Most common industries in Ord, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.5%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Utilities (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.8%)
  • Utilities (8.4%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Truck transportation (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.5%)
  • Educational services (15.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.2%)
  • Social assistance (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Ord, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Carpenters (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.2%)
  • Cashiers (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)

Average climate in Ord, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ord-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/30/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Ord city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1953, a category F4 tornado 6.6 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ord-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 351% greater 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 626.1 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, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.6 miles away from Ord center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 373.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 167.1 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) earthquake occurred 345.5 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 182.2 miles away from Ord center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Valley County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 4, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ord topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Ord:

  • VALLEY COUNTY HEALTH SYSTEM (Government - Local, 2707 L STREET)
  • VALLEY COUNTY HOSPICE (400 SOUTH 23RD STREET)
  • VCHS HOME HEALTH (400 SOUTH 23RD STREET)
  • VALLEY CO HOSP LTC (217 WESTRIDGE DRIVE)
  • VALLEY COUNTY HEALTH SYSTEM LONG TERM CARE (220 SOUTH 26TH STREET)

Airports located in Ord:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ord:

  • Central Community College (about 58 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 63 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Northeast Community College (about 85 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 109 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 128 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 130 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • University of South Dakota (about 132 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)

Public high school in Ord:

  • ORD JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1800 K ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ord:

  • VINTON SCHOOL (Location: 47407 808TH ROAD, Grades: PK-8)
  • ORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 820 S 16TH ST, Grades: PK-6)

Private elementary/middle school in Ord:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 52, Location: 527 N 20TH ST, Grades: KG-8)
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Library in Ord:

  • ORD TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $94,087; Location: 1718 M STREET; 22,019 books; 300 audio materials; 432 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ord: Willow Springs Campground (A), Ord Golf Club (B), Ord (C), Bussell Park Campground (D), Valley County Fairgrounds (E), Ord Volunteer Fire and Rescue (F), Ord Police Department (G), Valley County Sheriffs Office (H), Valley County Courthouse (I), Ord Township Library (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ord include: Evangelical Free Church (A), Ord Christian Church (B), Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Bethel Baptist Church (E), Presbyterian Church (F), Assembly of God Church (G), Saint Johns Lutheran Church (H), Bethany Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Ord Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Ord: Bussell Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Riverview Cabin Retreat (RR 3 Box 135).

Courts: County Offices-Valley County - County Court Magistrate (125 South 15th Street), County Offices-Valley County - District Court Judge (125 South 15th Street).

Birthplace of: Clyde E. Elliott - Film director.

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 Ord that have no violations reported:

  • ORD, CITY OF (Population served: 2,112, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.2%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.8%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Ord in 2010:

  • 42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Ord in 2000:

  • 66 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Banks with branches in Ord (2011 data):

  • First National Bank in Ord: First National Bank In Ord at 1411 M Street, branch established on 1882/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $93.6 mil, Deposits: $79.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Bbj Incorporated
  • Great Western Bank: Ord at 1504 L Street, branch established on 1912/08/26. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited
  • BankFirst: Bankfirst - Ord Branch at 2710 'l' Street, branch established on 2005/05/11. Info updated 2006/10/05: Bank assets: $276.2 mil, Deposits: $224.4 mil, headquarters in Norfolk, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: North Central Bancorp, Inc.
  • Pathway Bank: Branch at 100 North 15th Street, Suite 2, branch established on 2005/02/08. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $141.0 mil, Deposits: $117.4 mil, headquarters in Cairo, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Pathway Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Ord:

Marital status in Ord, NE
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 62.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Ord:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Nebraska average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Ord
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ord, NE (based on Valley County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

9.38 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

16.41 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

9.1%
State:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Valley County:

28.9%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Valley County:

8.4%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.9%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.1%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.4%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.2%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ord:

6.9
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.7%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

53.3%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Ord:

73.7%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ord, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 5$26,253$63,0070$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$16,452$65,8081$1,417
Water Supply 2$10,292$61,7520$0
Parks and Recreation 2$5,835$35,0102$1,350
Streets and Highways 2$7,103$42,6180$0
Other Government Administration 2$13,509$81,0548$969
Financial Administration 2$7,241$43,4460$0
Sewerage 1$4,340$52,0800$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,716
Totals for Government 19$91,025$57,48912$5,452

Ord government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $2,414,000 ($1162.81)
    Electric Utilities: $1,120,000 ($539.50)
    Libraries: $805,000 ($387.76)
    Regular Highways: $700,000 ($337.19)
    Water Utilities: $500,000 ($240.85)
    Sewerage: $100,000 ($48.17)
    General - Other: $100,000 ($48.17)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,554,000 ($2193.64)
    Central Staff Services: $733,000 ($353.08)
    Financial Administration: $564,000 ($271.68)
    General - Other: $353,000 ($170.04)
    Regular Highways: $343,000 ($165.22)
    Water Utilities: $324,000 ($156.07)
    Gas Utilities: $255,000 ($122.83)
    Police Protection: $252,000 ($121.39)
    Local Fire Protection: $161,000 ($77.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $144,000 ($69.36)
    Sewerage: $134,000 ($64.55)
    General Public Buildings: $113,000 ($54.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $93,000 ($44.80)
    Libraries: $48,000 ($23.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $277,000 ($133.43)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $225,000 ($108.38)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($48.17)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($24.08)
    Regular Highways: $45,000 ($21.68)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($13.01)
    Local Fire Protection: $17,000 ($8.19)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000 ($5.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($3.85)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($1.45)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,794,000 ($1827.55)

Ord government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $224,000 ($107.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000 ($15.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $24,000 ($11.56)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $950,000 ($457.61)
    Interest Earnings: $87,000 ($41.91)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $6,103,000 ($2939.79)
    Water Utilities: $486,000 ($234.10)
    Gas Utilities: $299,000 ($144.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $445,000 ($214.35)
    Highways: $286,000 ($137.76)
    General Local Government Support: $125,000 ($60.21)
  • Tax - Other License: $1,389,000 ($669.08)
    Property: $837,000 ($403.18)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $401,000 ($193.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $366,000 ($176.30)

Ord government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,922,000 ($3334.30)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,095,000 ($2454.24)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,967,000 ($1910.89)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,140,000 ($1030.83)

Ord government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,335,000 ($2088.15)

4.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,775 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.42%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.
Businesses in Ord, NE
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1McDonald's1
Arby's1Nike1
FedEx1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1True Value1
La-Z-Boy1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ord:

  • 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 Ord:

  • 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)
  • K205CU (88.9 FM; BURWELL, NE; Owner: THE PRAISE NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ord:

  • K04HL (Channel 4; ORD, NE; Owner: CITY OF ORD)
  • K02HJ (Channel 2; ORD, NE; Owner: CITY OF ORD)
  • KLKE (Channel 24; ALBION, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 39.8mTotal length
  • 24,780Total average daily traffic
  • 2,065Total average daily truck traffic
  • 30,924Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ord, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ord, NE

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Ord, NE)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N0FCE, Previous Call Sign: WB4VFS, Grant Date: 06/28/1988, Expiration Date: 06/28/1998, Cancellation Date: 06/29/2000, Registrant: Kenneth H Howarter, 316 S 14th St, Ord, NE 68862
  • Call Sign: W0YTZ, Licensee ID: L01431816, Grant Date: 09/17/2008, Expiration Date: 12/15/2018, Certifier: Richard J Beran, Registrant: Richard J Beran, 300 Valley View Dr, Ord, NE 68862
  • Call Sign: WB0FRG, Licensee ID: L00936097, Grant Date: 08/22/2018, Expiration Date: 09/26/2028, Certifier: Rick F Masin, Registrant: Rick F Masin, 47664 East River Road, Ord, NE 68862

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2615R , Serial Number: 18258315, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 08/22/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Coy D Wolf, Po Box 328, Ord, NE 68862
  • Aircraft: FLYING K ENTERPRISES SKY RAIDER (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2663R , Serial Number: 26, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 03/26/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Gary Osentowski, 47942 809th Rd, Ord, NE 68862
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-36-285 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 255 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 6-285-A (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 57607 , Serial Number: 36-7660006, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 10/13/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 11/27/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Rex D Kelley, 47563 815th Rd, Ord, NE 68862
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7BCM (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84636 , Serial Number: 7AC-3358, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/23/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 12/04/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Coy D Wolf, Po Box 328, Ord, NE 68862
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A188 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 96 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9742V , Serial Number: 188-0192, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/04/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 05/09/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Rex D Kelley, 47563 815th Rd, Ord, NE 68862
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T188C (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9975J , Serial Number: T18803904T, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1982, Certificate Issue Date: 08/09/2013
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Rex D Kelley, 47563 815th Rd, Ord, NE 68862, Other Owners: Debra K Kelley
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T188C (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9985J , Serial Number: T18803914T, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/1982, Certificate Issue Date: 05/20/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Rex D Kelley, 47563 815th Rd, Ord, NE 68862
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/19/2020

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fires - 23 took place in 2006, and the least - 3 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Ord, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (51.9%), and Structure Fires (20.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ord, NE
    • 12151.9%Outside Fires
    • 4720.2%Structure Fires
    • 4418.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 219.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ord, NE

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Ord, Nebraska:

  • Airport Motel, N Hwy 11, Ord, Nebraska 68862 , Phone: (308) 728-3649
  • Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Ord, 127 Trotter Ave, Ord, Nebraska 68862 , Phone: (888) 693-8262
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Ord, Nebraska
Most common first names in Ord, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Frank5080.9 years
Mary4684.4 years
John4479.8 years
William3880.8 years
Anna3785.9 years
Joseph2982.8 years
George2981.5 years
James2578.7 years
Emma2587.5 years
Edward2576.3 years
Most common last names in Ord, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Nelson1676.2 years
Miller1382.8 years
Parkos1282.3 years
Hansen1280.6 years
Anderson1279.7 years
John1182.1 years
Johnson1179.1 years
Clement1178.6 years
Jensen1181.5 years
Zikmund1184.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ord, NE
  • 49.6%Electricity
  • 45.5%Utility gas
  • 3.1%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ord, NE
  • 61.5%Electricity
  • 38.5%Utility gas


Ord compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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