Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,222 (1.8%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,058 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (179.5 miles , pop. 53,011).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (206.9 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (628.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Sarben, NE (1.9 miles)
Roscoe, NE (3.5 miles)
Sutherland, NE (3.5 miles ),
Keystone, NE (3.7 miles)
Hershey, NE (4.3 miles ),
Ogallala, NE (4.4 miles ),
Elsie, NE (4.4 miles)
Martin, NE (4.4 miles)
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Paxton-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/29/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.2 miles away from the Paxton village center injured 2 peopleand causedbetween $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/27/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the village center causedbetween $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Paxton-area historical earthquake activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 35% 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 527.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage 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 234.4 miles away from Paxton center On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 316.3 miles away from the city center 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 170.1 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 235.5 miles away from Paxton center On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 317.9 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
The number of natural disasters in Keith County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3 Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Josh Rouse - Folk singer, Bill Callihan - Football player.
Hotels: Days Inn Paxton (851 PAXTON-ELSIE Road), Ole's Lodge Inc (851 Paxton Elsie Road).
Keith 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 Paxton and their reported violations in the past:
PAXTON, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 583, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-18-2011)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2011)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2009)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-04-2008)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2009)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.9%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
House age above state average.
Number of college students below state average.
Banks with branches in Paxton (2011 data):
Pony Express Community Bank: Bank Of Paxton Branch at 203 North Oak Street, branch established on 1928/05/31. Info updated 2010/05/18: Bank assets: $65.0 mil, Deposits: $57.9 mil, headquarters in St. Joseph, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Pony Express Bancorp, Inc.
Religion statistics for Paxton village (based on Keith County data)
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: 3
3.74 / 10,000 pop.
2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
16.23 / 10,000 pop.
4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
14.98 / 10,000 pop.
7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
1026 North County Road East T (Lat: 41.138333 Lon: -101.361750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: KTC939, Licensee ID: L00001312 Assigned Frequencies: 155.790 MHz Grant Date: 03/29/2013, Expiration Date: 06/24/2023 Registrant: County Of Keith, 501 N Spruce St, Ogallala, NE 69153-2138, Phone: (308) 284-2011, Fax: (308) 284-6951, Email:
8 1/2 Mi Se (Lat: 40.988333 Lon: -101.280444), Call Sign: KNCF480 Assigned Frequencies: 461.375 MHz Grant Date: 10/23/1996, Expiration Date: 11/19/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2002 Registrant: Joe Vak Farms, Box 119 A, Madrid, NE 69150, Phone: (308) 326-4370
8 1/2 Se Of (Lat: 40.988333 Lon: -101.280444), Call Sign: KNCX402, Licensee ID: L00429468 Assigned Frequencies: 461.875 MHz Grant Date: 12/07/2001, Expiration Date: 01/10/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2012 Registrant: Bob Unruh, Rr 1 Box 109, Wallace, NE 69169
MP 316.3, Mp 316.3 (Lat: 41.121139 Lon: -101.370194), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPQH806 Assigned Frequencies: 160.470 MHz, 160.515 MHz, 160.680 MHz Grant Date: 04/30/2005, Expiration Date: 07/20/2015, Certifier: L J Kopiasz Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:
Sutherland North Canal - Mile 17.24 (Lat: 41.149417 Lon: -101.349750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15.8 m, Overall height: 16.8 m, Call Sign: WQBT623, Licensee ID: L00003451 Assigned Frequencies: 152.975 MHz Grant Date: 12/10/2004, Expiration Date: 12/10/2014, Certifier: David W Webb Registrant: Nebraska Public Power District, York, NE 68467, Phone: (402) 362-6681
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
ROSCOE TOWER HUB, Roscoe Tower Hub Radio Site 10.4 Mi W (Lat: 41.148889 Lon: -101.556111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Overall height: 56.3 m, Call Sign: WNTY873 Assigned Frequencies: 928.068 MHz, 928.781 MHz, 952.068 MHz, 952.781 MHz Grant Date: 08/03/2010, Expiration Date: 05/16/2020 Registrant: Midwest Electric, 1st & Washington Ave., Grant, NE 69140, Phone: (308) 352-4356, Fax: (308) 352-4957, Email:
Paxton NE, Lat: 41.132250 Lon: -101.358278, Type: Tank, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQJE591 Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz Grant Date: 08/12/2008, Expiration Date: 08/12/2018, Certifier: Jeremy E Bals Registrant: Usa Communications, 920 E 56th St Ste B, Kearney, NE 68847, Phone: (308) 698-1410, Fax: (308) 698-1449, Email:
PAXTON II, 1911 East 50 Road (Lat: 41.063694 Lon: -101.382917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 124.9 m, Call Sign: WQKA256 Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 03/03/2019, Certifier: John E Rooney Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
ROSCOE, Sw 1/4 Sw 1/4 Section 12, Township 13 N, Range 37 W (Lat: 41.105917 Lon: -101.516417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.9 m, Call Sign: WQKA257 Assigned Frequencies: 6745.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 03/03/2019, Certifier: John E Rooney Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
PAXTON, 1026 North County Road East T (Lat: 41.138333 Lon: -101.361750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQRF398 Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz Grant Date: 05/01/2013, Expiration Date: 05/01/2023, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: N0RZY, Licensee ID: L00447065 Grant Date: 02/02/2012, Expiration Date: 04/07/2022, Certifier: Mark K Lammers Registrant: Mark K Lammers, 309 Oak St, Paxton, NE 69155
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: BERGNER LEE STEWART PRECEPTOR AC-ULTRA P (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating N-Number: 244SB , Serial Number: 0083 Registrant (Individual): William T Ralston, Po Box 302, Paxton, NE 69155
Aircraft: FOX G/ FOX N FOXCRAFT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU ALL MDLS A/B (400 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 3FX , Serial Number: 988, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 09/25/1997 Registrant (Individual): Kent D Olson, 951 East 120 Road, Paxton, NE 69155
Aircraft: PIPER PA-32RT-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 39459 , Serial Number: 32R-7885219, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/1978 Registrant (Individual): William F Lierley, Po Box 284, Paxton, NE 69155
Aircraft: CESSNA 182M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 70901 , Serial Number: 18259411, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1968 Registrant (Individual): Ralph E Holzfaster, 77045 Road 343, Paxton, NE 69155
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: