Paxton, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 497 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -19.1%
 
Males: 284  (57.3%)
Females: 213  (42.7%)
Median resident age:

49.3 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 69155.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,049 (it was $28,523 in 2000)
Paxton:

$60,049
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,617 (it was $12,988 in 2000)

Paxton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $79,869 (it was $45,900 in 2000)
Paxton:

$79,869
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $88,947; detached houses: $94,966; mobile homes: $64,512

Median gross rent in 2017: $639.

March 2019 cost of living index in Paxton: 73.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.3%
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  • Races in Paxton, NE (2010)
    • 50696.7%White alone
    • 101.9%Hispanic
    • 51.0%Asian alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Paxton, Nebraska as of August 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Paxton is 291 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (37.5%), American (10.0%), Nigerian (7.8%), Irish (5.9%), Polish (4.5%), European (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 10/15/1909

Elevation: 3058 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 905 people per square mile   (low).

Paxton, Nebraska map

52 residents are foreign born (3.8% Africa, 1.2% Latin America).

This village:

8.6%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,384 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $957 (1.4%)

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)

Latitude: 41.12 N, Longitude: 101.36 W

Area code: 308

Distribution of median household income in Paxton, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in Paxton, NE in 2017
Paxton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Paxton, NE residents
Average permit cost in Paxton, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +78 (+14.6%).
Most common industries in Paxton, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (12.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.8%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Utilities (5.3%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.4%)
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Utilities (10.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Rail transportation (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (17.8%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Paxton, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (9.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)

Average climate in Paxton, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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 people and caused between $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 caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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 Paxton 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 Paxton 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 Paxton 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 Paxton 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 Keith County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
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).
Paxton topographic map

Airports located in Paxton:

See details about airports located in Paxton, NE

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paxton:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 122 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Chadron State College (about 145 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Central Community College (about 157 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 179 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 183 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Aims Community College (about 186 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 189 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)

Public high school in Paxton:

Public elementary/middle school in Paxton:

See full list of schools located in Paxton

Library in Paxton:

  • PAXTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $17,430; Location: 110 NORTH OAK STREET; 8,800 books; 140 audio materials; 220 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 29 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Paxton: Paxton (A), Paxton Volunteer Fire and Rescue (B), Paxton Police Department (C), Paxton Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Paxton include: Saint Patricks Catholic Church (A), Methodist Church (B), Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Days Inn Paxton (851 PAXTON-ELSIE Road), Ole's Lodge Inc (851 Paxton Elsie Road).

Birthplace of: Josh Rouse - Folk singer, Bill Callihan - Football player.

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)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

64.6%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

2.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

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.

For population 15 years and over in Paxton:

Marital status in Paxton, NE
  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

For population 25 years and over in Paxton:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.8
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Paxton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Paxton, NE (based on Keith County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,34613
Mainline Protestant1,6118
Catholic1,3002
Other1281
None2,983-
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
This county:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

16.23 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

14.98 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Keith County:

28.3%
State:

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

12.3%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
State:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.5%
State:

43.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Paxton:

21.8%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.2%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Paxton:

33.4%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Paxton:

52.4%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.8%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Paxton, NE Residents
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
Sewerage 2$4,907$29,4420$0
Electric Power 2$4,907$29,44210$4,125
Financial Administration 0$0 3$2,346
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$537
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,244
Totals for Government 4$9,814$29,44222$8,252

Paxton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $13,000 ($26.16)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $364,000 ($732.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $75,000 ($150.91)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($118.71)
    Housing and Community Development: $55,000 ($110.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $48,000 ($96.58)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($90.54)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($82.49)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($68.41)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($52.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000 ($52.31)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($52.31)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($32.19)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($26.16)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $7,000 ($14.08)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($12.07)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($10.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($78.47)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $33,000 ($66.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $128,000 ($257.55)
    Sewerage: $60,000 ($120.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($14.08)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($10.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($6.04)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($4.02)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($4.02)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $374,000 ($752.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $48,000 ($96.58)

Paxton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $114,000 ($229.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($116.70)
    Other: $40,000 ($80.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($22.13)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $83,000 ($167.00)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($18.11)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $434,000 ($873.24)
    Water Utilities: $137,000 ($275.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $55,000 ($110.66)
    Highways: $51,000 ($102.62)
    General Local Government Support: $26,000 ($52.31)
    Other: $5,000 ($10.06)
  • Tax - Property: $99,000 ($199.20)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $67,000 ($134.81)
    Motor Vehicle License: $10,000 ($20.12)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,000 ($6.04)

Paxton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,326,000 ($4680.08)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,284,000 ($4595.57)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $78,000 ($156.94)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,000 ($72.43)

Paxton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $472,000 ($949.70)

6.72% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,309 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.72%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lincoln County, NE  0.75% ($34,360 average AGI)

Businesses in Paxton, NE

  • Days Inn: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Paxton:

  • KOGA (930 AM; 5 kW; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOOQ (1410 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KODY (1240 AM; 1 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paxton:

  • KOGA-FM (99.7 FM; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPNE-FM (91.7 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • KADL (102.9 FM; IMPERIAL, NE; Owner: IMPERIAL MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KJLT-FM (94.9 FM; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KMCX-FM (106.5 FM; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Paxton:

  • KPNE-TV (Channel 9; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K33FF (Channel 33; WALLACE, ECT., NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KNOP-TV (Channel 2; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K21CY (Channel 21; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: NORTH PLATTE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K59FT (Channel 59; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: MARY E. HARDERS)
  • K26CV (Channel 26; OGALLALA, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 226ft / 68.8mTotal length
  • 65,594Total average daily traffic
  • 27,018Total average daily truck traffic
  • 65,358Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Paxton, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 81960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Paxton, NE

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 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 311.7, Mp 311.7, Sidney Sub (Lat: 41.128972 Lon: -101.282722), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPQH806,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.470 MHz, 160.515 MHz, 160.680 MHz, Grant Date: 06/24/2015, Expiration Date: 07/20/2025, Certifier: L J Kopiasz, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • N 1/2 Lots 5 & 6 Block 16 (Lat: 41.123889 Lon: -101.355167), Call Sign: WAQ829, Licensee ID: L00004810,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.455 MHz, Grant Date: 06/16/2004, Expiration Date: 08/24/2014, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2012, Registrant: Midwest Electric Cooperative Corporation, Grant, NE 69140, Phone: (308) 352-4356
  • MP 311.75 PAXTON RMT, Mp 311.75, Sidney Sub (Lat: 41.128972 Lon: -101.282722), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4.9 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQDY471,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.000 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2015, Expiration Date: 11/30/2025, Certifier: Larry Kopiasz, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • Lat: 41.103500 Lon: -101.367750, Call Sign: WQVI293,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.615 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2015, Expiration Date: 02/19/2025, Certifier: Doyle Koehn, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 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: 928.781 MHz, 952.781 MHz, 928.068 MHz, 952.068 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: 11/27/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Scott Perich, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Dr. East; Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (720) 257-5517, Fax: (970) 797-0119, Email:
  • PAXTON II, 1911 East 50 Road (Lat: 41.063694 Lon: -101.382917), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 124.9 m, Call Sign: WQKA256,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2019, Expiration Date: 03/03/2029, 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: 6226.89 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2019, Expiration Date: 03/03/2029, 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:

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  • 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
  • Call Sign: KE0VDU, Licensee ID: L02254650, Grant Date: 03/29/2019, Expiration Date: 03/29/2029, Certifier: Michael L Weber, Registrant: Michael L Weber, Paxton, NE 69155

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: MEYER TORO 77-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 29LM , Serial Number: 3-77, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 04/25/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Kent D Olson, 951 Road East 120, Paxton, NE 69155
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 39119 , Serial Number: 6414, Year manufactured: 1945, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 11/20/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Mark S Mcconnell, Po Box 126, 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, Certificate Issue Date: 04/22/2010
    Registrant (Individual): William F Lierley, Po Box 284, Paxton, NE 69155
  • Aircraft: ALON A2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6566Q , Serial Number: A-66, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 11/05/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 02/07/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Mike Armstrong, 201 E 5 St, Paxton, NE 69155
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8459D , Serial Number: 22-5716, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 12/03/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 11/04/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Mark S Mcconnell, Po Box 126, Paxton, NE 69155
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97614 , Serial Number: 108-614, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/08/1982, Certificate Issue Date: 03/28/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Elite Well Service LLC, Po Box 394, Paxton, NE 69155

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of reported fires - 25 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Paxton, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (79.8%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (10.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Paxton, NE
    • 8379.8%Outside Fires
    • 1110.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 76.7%Structure Fires
    • 32.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paxton, NE
Most common first names in Paxton, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1279.0 years
Mary786.2 years
Robert778.1 years
George681.8 years
Emma591.4 years
Charles573.8 years
Henry583.0 years
James577.4 years
Walter582.6 years
Harry484.2 years
Most common last names in Paxton, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hahn778.1 years
Brown669.8 years
Theiler684.0 years
Perlinger676.5 years
Anderson578.2 years
Reitz575.6 years
Wilson562.4 years
Lawler577.6 years
Miller578.0 years
Myers585.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Paxton, NE
  • 79.8%Utility gas
  • 19.0%Electricity
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Paxton, NE
  • 66.3%Utility gas
  • 33.7%Electricity


Paxton 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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