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Population in 2012: 171 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.3%
Males: 97  (57.0%)
Females: 74  (43.0%)

Median resident age:  48.0 years
Nebraska median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 68431.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,552 (it was $21,719 in 2000)
Rulo:

$34,552
NE:

$50,723
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,573

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $30,784 (it was $23,800 in 2000)
Rulo:

$30,784
NE:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $37,620; Detached houses: $41,200; Mobile homes: $21,000
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  • White alone - 121 (70.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 41 (23.8%)
  • Two or more races - 8 (4.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.6%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.6%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Rulo: 75.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (32.3%), Irish (16.0%), English (6.3%), Dutch (2.3%), French (1.7%), Danish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 272 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Rulo:

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rulo village:

  • Never married: 15.0%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 29.4%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.5%
Nebraska:  5.5%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Rulo, Nebraska as of October 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Rulo to the number of sex offenders is 86 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $800 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $325 (1.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (37.5 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (82.0 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (423.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Big Lake, MO (2.1 miles) , Preston, NE (2.2 miles) , Fortescue, MO (2.4 miles) , Bigelow, MO (2.9 miles) , White Cloud, KS (2.9 miles ), Reserve, KS (3.0 miles) , Falls City, NE (3.0 miles ), Craig, MO (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 40.05 N, Longitude: 95.43 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.1%
Nebraska:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+18.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (34%)
  • Wholesale trade (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Construction (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Accountants and auditors (7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (7%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (7%)
  • Food processing workers (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (10%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)

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Tornado activity:

Rulo-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 198% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.1 miles away from the Rulo village center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/5/1954, a category F4 tornado 34.5 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rulo-area historical earthquake activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.2 miles away from Rulo center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Richardson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Rulo:

  • CAREAGE ESTATES OF FALLS CITY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FALLS CITY, NE)
  • KETTER MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FALLS CITY, NE)
  • IN HOME HEALTH CARE, INC. (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; FALLS CITY, NE)

Political contributions by individuals in Rulo, NE

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rulo:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 36 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,793)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 40 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,088)
  • Grantham University (about 69 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 4,150)
  • Washburn University (about 72 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 4,484)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods (about 73 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,138)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 75 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,397)
  • University of Kansas (about 77 miles; Lawrence, KS; FT enrollment: 24,411)

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Notable locations in Rulo: Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 8 (A), Rulo (B), Brown County Co-operative Elevator (C), Rulo Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Rulo: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Rulo include: Lewis and Clark Camp Site (1), Missouri River Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

RICHARDSON CO. RWD #2 (Population served: 640, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-07-2001), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and FEB-18-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-16-2000), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2000)
  • Notification, Public - In MAY-1999, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-1999)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-1994 and DEC-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-23-1994), St Compliance achieved (DEC-30-1994)
RULO, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 202, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2003), St Public Notif received (DEC-01-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-1999), St Public Notif received (JUL-27-1999)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, Public - In SEP-2002, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2002)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2001 and MAR-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2001), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1994 and JUN-06-1996, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-25-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-25-1996), St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-1996)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1994 and JUN-06-1996, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-1993), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-23-1994), St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-1996)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.6%
(19.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.7% for American Indian residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  50.6%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  12.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Rulo, NE

Rulo compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Renting 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Rulo travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (60%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Rulo village (based on Richardson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.59%
Here58.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran Church
Adherents22.9%17.9%16.5%15.1%13.8%
Congregations15.6%21.9%12.5%9.4%9.4%
NameUnited Church of ChristChurch of the NazarenePresbyterian Church (USA) The (Ashland, Ohio) Brethren ChurchOther
Adherents3.0%2.9%2.5%1.6%3.7%
Congregations3.1%3.1%6.3%3.1%15.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Richardson County:

10.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
State:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.9%
Nebraska:

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

19.6%
Nebraska:

12.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,569
Totals for Government 0$0 9$1,569

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $46,000 ($269.01)
    Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($152.05)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($116.96)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($23.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($5.85)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($5.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($175.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $39,000 ($228.07)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $12,000 ($70.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($11.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $13,000 ($76.02)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($23.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $27,000 ($157.89)
    All Other: $10,000 ($58.48)
    General Support: $7,000 ($40.94)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($105.26)
    NEC: $7,000 ($40.94)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $185,000 ($1081.87)

4.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,006 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
Nebraska average:

7.03%

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:
from Lancaster County, NE  0.44% ($29,733 average AGI)
from Nemaha County, NE  0.44% ($24,467)
from Brown County, KS  0.35% ($18,833)


5.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Nebraska average:

7.41%

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:
to Lancaster County, NE  0.82% ($24,821 average AGI)
to Nemaha County, NE  0.50% ($31,294)
to Douglas County, NE  0.47% ($20,625)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rulo:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTNC (1230 AM; 1 kW; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: C.R. COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rulo:

  • K219CE (91.7 FM; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KLZA (101.3 FM; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: KNZA, INC)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; SAVANNAH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rulo:

  • K46FG (Channel 46; FALLS CITY, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDTV COMMISSION)

Rulo fatal accident list:

Oct 1, 1978 06:22 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 137 meters (449ft)
Total costs: $8,633,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,550
Total average daily truck traffic: 140


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Michael J Umano, 70598 660th Avenue (Lat: 40.057056 Lon: -95.444583), Type: 60.9, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 7813191011, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com
  • Michael J Umano, 70598 660th Avenue (Lat: 40.057056 Lon: -95.444583), Type: 60.9, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 7813191011, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • RULO, 70598 660th Avenue (Lat: 40.057083 Lon: -95.444583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQPI504
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/29/2012, Expiration Date: 05/29/2022, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett
    Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Avenue, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:



Most common first names in Rulo, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John674.5 years
Henry473.2 years
Harry470.2 years
Paul470.0 years
Raymond474.8 years
Herman382.0 years
George369.7 years
Alma376.0 years
Anna384.7 years
Mary380.3 years
Most common last names in Rulo, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Simmonds968.1 years
Bachman784.0 years
Miller676.2 years
Roberts579.4 years
Ebel478.3 years
Frederick471.3 years
Parrish475.3 years
Adams379.0 years
Dunn382.7 years
Keller364.4 years
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