Prosser, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 70 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -25.5%
Males: 32  (46.7%)
Females: 38  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  37.9 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68883

Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,507 (it was $29,583 in 2000)
Prosser:

$58,507
NE:

$56,927

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,999 (it was $17,011 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $80,899 (it was $39,100 in 2000)
Prosser:

$80,899
NE:

$148,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $110,524; Detached houses: $127,308; Mobile homes: $13,131
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Prosser: 72.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (57.6%), Irish (15.2%), Dutch (12.1%), Welsh (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2052 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 282 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Prosser:

  • High school or higher: 98.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Prosser village:

  • Never married: 9.6%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.5%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,553 (2.1%)

Prosser satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (100.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (554.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Kenesaw, NE (2.5 miles ), Juniata, NE (2.7 miles ), Wood River, NE (3.1 miles ), Shelton, NE (3.2 miles ), Hastings, NE (3.4 miles ), Doniphan, NE (3.5 miles ), Heartwell, NE (3.7 miles) , Alda, NE (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.69 N, Longitude: 98.58 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

Prosser household income distribution Prosser home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.5%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+22.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (29%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (33%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Production occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Average climate in Prosser, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Prosser-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 125% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Prosser village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/8/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 53 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prosser-area historical earthquake activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 60% 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 669.8 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 144.9 miles away from Prosser 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 380.6 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 247.6 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 56.9 miles away from Prosser center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 311.3 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 Adams County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Prosser topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Prosser:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WOOD RIVER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WOOD RIVER, NE)
  • HASTINGS SURGICAL CENTER, LLC (Hospital, about 11 miles away; HASTINGS, NE)
  • HASTINGS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; HASTINGS, NE)
  • HOME HEALTH SERVICES OF MARY LANNING MEM HOSPICAL (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; HASTINGS, NE)
  • MARY LANNING HEALTHCARE Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; HASTINGS, NE)
  • MARY LANNING HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; HASTINGS, NE)
  • GIBBON GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GIBBON, NE)

airports located in Prosser:

Amtrak station near Prosser:

  • 13 miles: HASTINGS (501 W. 1ST ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prosser:

  • Central Community College (about 18 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 28 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 99 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 102 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 103 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Northeast Community College (about 113 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 132 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)

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Adams County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 45.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.2
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.36
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.7%
Average household size:
This village:  1.9 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.7%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Nebraska average:

11.3

Prosser travel time to work - commute Prosser mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Prosser village (based on Adams County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,72917
Evangelical Protestant6,38521
Catholic4,8815
Other5312
Black Protestant741
None12,764-
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: 7
Adams County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Adams County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Adams County:

3.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

5.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

28.4%
Nebraska:

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

11.5%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Prosser:

43.1%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Prosser:

34.5%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Prosser:

27.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.1%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Prosser:

4.6%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Prosser:

27.6%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

48.3%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Prosser:

71.4%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Prosser, 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
Water Supply 0$0 1$275
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$300
Totals for Government 0$0 2$575

Prosser government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $14,000 ($200.00)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($57.14)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($42.86)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($14.29)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($14.29)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,000 ($157.14)

Prosser government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $3,000 ($42.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($42.86)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($14.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($157.14)
    All Other: $1,000 ($14.29)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($28.57)
    NEC: $1,000 ($14.29)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $35,000 ($500.00)

5.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,131 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hall County, NE  0.76% ($27,477 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.48% ($32,857)
from Clay County, NE  0.46% ($33,528)


6.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,427 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.88%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hall County, NE  0.70% ($27,500 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.70% ($31,500)
to Douglas County, NE  0.38% ($35,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in Prosser:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KHAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KICS (1550 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGFW (1340 AM; 1 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prosser:

  • KRGI-FM (96.5 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KQKY (105.9 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KLIQ (94.5 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KROR (101.5 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KKPR-FM (98.9 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KROA (95.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KRNY (102.3 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KFKX (90.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: HASTINGS COLLEGE)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRGY (97.3 FM; AURORA, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KSYZ-FM (107.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING-GRAND ISLAND, I)
  • K295AF (106.9 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K219BW (91.7 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K209CX (89.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Prosser:

  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KGIN (Channel 11; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K41FU (Channel 41; COLUMBUS & FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1st St And Pearl Ave (Lat: 40.684472 Lon: -98.582833), Call Sign: KOL912, Licensee ID: L00057350
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.8200 MHz, 39.9800 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2012, Expiration Date: 02/03/2023Registrant: Prosser, Village Of, 1313 N Hasings Ave, Hastings, NE 68901, Phone: (402) 461-2360
  • 1st St And Pearl Ave (Lat: 40.684472 Lon: -98.582833), Call Sign: KOL911, Licensee ID: L00057350
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.9000 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2012, Expiration Date: 02/03/2023Registrant: Prosser, Village Of, 1313 N Hastings Ave, Hastings, NE 68901, Phone: (402) 461-2360

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • 2.85 Mi Sw Of The Town Of (Lat: 40.653889 Lon: -98.608667), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WNTZ714, Licensee ID: L00003451
    Assigned Frequencies: 2194.40 MHzGrant Date: 05/18/2010, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020, Cancellation Date: 08/22/2011Registrant: Nebraska Public Power District, 907 West 25th St, York, NE 68467-0608, Phone: (402) 362-6681
  • Hayland N, Lat: 40.666417 Lon: -98.587111, Type: Mast, Structure height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQJM482
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/04/2008, Expiration Date: 11/04/2018, Certifier: Stanley D RouseRegistrant: Glenwood Telecommunications, Inc., 510 W Gage, Blue Hill, NE 68930, Phone: (402) 756-3131, Fax: (402) 756-3134, Email:
  • Hayland SW, Lat: 40.666417 Lon: -98.587111, Type: Mast, Structure height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQJM482
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/04/2008, Expiration Date: 11/04/2018, Certifier: Stanley D RouseRegistrant: Glenwood Telecommunications, Inc., 510 W Gage, Blue Hill, NE 68930, Phone: (402) 756-3131, Fax: (402) 756-3134, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA0TDN, Grant Date: 12/23/1997, Expiration Date: 12/23/2007, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2009, Registrant: Glen A Roberts, 13230 W Virginia Ave, Prosser, NE 68883
  • Call Sign: KD0QEO, Licensee ID: L01157601, Grant Date: 12/06/2011, Expiration Date: 12/06/2021, Certifier: Michael D Matthews, Registrant: Michael D Matthews, 13330 W Warren, Prosser, NE 68883

Drinking water stations with addresses in Prosser and their reported violations in the past:

PROSSER, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-30-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-06-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-21-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-21-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-31-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-26-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-21-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-07-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-21-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-14-2005), St Public Notif received (MAR-02-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (74%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Utility gas (9%)

Prosser 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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