For population 25 years and over in Overton:
For population 15 years and over in Overton village:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,296 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (150.0 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (569.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Elm Creek, NE (2.9 miles ), Lexington, NE (3.3 miles ), Sumner, NE (3.8 miles ), Odessa, NE (3.9 miles) , Miller, NE (3.9 miles) , Amherst, NE (3.9 miles ), Bertrand, NE (4.0 miles ), Smithfield, NE (4.0 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.74 N, Longitude: 99.54 W
Area code: 308
Population change in the 1990s: +95 (+17.2%).
Work and jobs in Overton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Overton, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Overton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.9 miles away from the Overton village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/6/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the village center .
Earthquake activity:Overton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 71.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.4 miles away from Overton center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/16/2007 at 06:50:31, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dawson County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snows: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Overton:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Overton and their reported violations in the past:OVERTON, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 635, Groundwater):
Past health violations:HITCH N RAIL MOBILE HOME COURT (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.6%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Overton compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Overton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Overton village (based on Dawson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
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Overton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Overton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,244 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:
7.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,495 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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Overton fatal accident list:
May 19, 2007 07:30 PM, Lincoln Street, Lat: 40.736225, Lon: -99.541050, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 2,980
Total average daily truck traffic: 238
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 3,881
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Overton)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Overton, NE)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Overton, NE
State forum archive:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.