Shickley, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 326 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.3%
 
Males: 147  (45.2%)
Females: 179  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68436.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,865 (it was $43,125 in 2000)
Shickley:

$43,865
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,076 (it was $19,257 in 2000)

Shickley village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $68,631 (it was $61,700 in 2000)
Shickley:

$68,631
NE:

$132,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $711.

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  • Races in Shickley, NE (2010)

    Shickley races chart
    • 33598.2%White alone
    • 30.9%Two or more races
    • 20.6%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Shickley: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (51.3%), Swedish (8.8%), Irish (6.1%), English (5.9%), Polish (5.4%), Dutch (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/20/1888

Elevation: 1650 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 1,110 people per square mile   (low).

Shickley,NE real estate house value index trend

Shickley, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Shickley:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shickley village:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 64.4%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,509 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,427 (2.2%)

Shickley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (61.4 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (529.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Ong, NE (2.5 miles) , Strang, NE (2.7 miles) , Carleton, NE (2.9 miles) , Davenport, NE (2.9 miles ), Geneva, NE (3.2 miles ), Bruning, NE (3.2 miles ), Edgar, NE (3.7 miles ), Ohiowa, NE (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $222,300

Latitude: 40.42 N, Longitude: 97.72 W

Area code: 402

Shickley household income distribution Shickley home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.9%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+4.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Shickley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Shickley, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Shickley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Shickley village center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.2 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shickley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 173.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 718.2 miles away from Shickley center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 276.4 miles away from the city 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 429.1 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 89.0 miles away from Shickley center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 315.0 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 Fillmore County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shickley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shickley:

  • HERITAGE CROSSINGS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GENEVA, NE)
  • ROSE BROOK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; EDGAR, NE)
  • SUTTON COMMUNITY HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SUTTON, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shickley:

  • Central Community College (about 48 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 61 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 64 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 64 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 75 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Kansas State University (about 105 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 107 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

Public high school in Shickley:

Public elementary/middle school in Shickley:

See full list of schools located in Shickley

Library in Shickley:

  • VIRGIL BIEGERT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $28,061; Location: 214 NORTH MARKET STREET; 15,097 books; 166 audio materials; 833 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 154 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Shickley: Norder Agri-grain Incorporated Elevator (A), Shickley Grain Company Elevator (B), Shickley (C), Shickley Volunteer Fire Department (D), Virgil Biegert Public Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Shickley: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fillmore 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 Shickley and their reported violations in the past:

SHICKLEY, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 341, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.1%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.1%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Shickley 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 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.

Banks with branches in Shickley (2011 data):

  • Geneva State Bank: Shickley Branch at 222 North Market Street, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/23: Bank assets: $228.2 mil, Deposits: $168.3 mil, headquarters in Geneva, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Geneva State Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (60%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shickley village (based on Fillmore County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,24711
Catholic1,4425
Evangelical Protestant7176
None1,484-
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: 5
Fillmore County:

8.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Fillmore County:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

13.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Fillmore County:

28.3%
Nebraska:

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

12.2%
State:

12.9%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,155
Fire - Other 0$0 1$85
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$195
Parks and Recreation 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,105
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$120
Totals for Government 1$2,657$31,8846$2,660

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($79.75)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($9.20)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $213,000 ($653.37)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($226.99)
    Regular Highways: $41,000 ($125.77)
    Central Staff Services: $24,000 ($73.62)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($70.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($70.55)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($55.21)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($39.88)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($27.61)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($12.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($21.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($15.34)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($3.07)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $165,000 ($506.13)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $128,000 ($392.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($70.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($15.34)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $92,000 ($282.21)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($27.61)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $265,000 ($812.88)
    Water Utilities: $107,000 ($328.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $33,000 ($101.23)
    All Other: $9,000 ($27.61)
    General Support: $4,000 ($12.27)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $89,000 ($273.01)
    Property: $53,000 ($162.58)
    NEC: $46,000 ($141.10)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $736,000 ($2257.67)

5.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,808 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
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 Lancaster County, NE  0.80% ($21,895 average AGI)
from York County, NE  0.72% ($82,294)
from Adams County, NE  0.46% ($20,636)


4.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,708 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
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 Lancaster County, NE  1.31% ($22,484 average AGI)
to York County, NE  0.59% ($30,071)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shickley:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KHAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shickley:

  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRGY (97.3 FM; AURORA, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Shickley:

  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 810Total average daily traffic
  • 81Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,053Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1 Blk N Of Post Ofc W Side St (Lat: 40.417778 Lon: -97.723667), Call Sign: KNAT350, Licensee ID: L00320692
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.675 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/08/2001, Expiration Date: 03/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/07/2011
    Registrant: Alfs Wells Drilling, Shickley, NE 68436, Phone: (402) 627-2835
  • 4 Mi W Of Hwy 81 & 4 Mi S Of Hwy 41 (Lat: 40.467778 Lon: -97.668944), Call Sign: KEZ716
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.580 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2011, Expiration Date: 12/22/2021
    Registrant: Platte Valley Communications, 3820 Arch Avenue, Grand Island, NE 68802, Phone: (308) 382-6212, Fax: (308) 384-1557, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC0WJB, Licensee ID: L01136883
    Grant Date: 04/04/2006, Expiration Date: 04/04/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/29/2012, Certifier: Edward L Goesch
    Registrant: Edward L Goesch, 404 South Pear Street, Shickley, NE 68436-0042
  • Call Sign: AD0ED, Previous Call Sign: KC0WJB, Licensee ID: L01136883
    Grant Date: 09/29/2012, Expiration Date: 09/29/2022, Certifier: Edward L Goesch
    Registrant: Edward L Goesch, 404 South Pear Street, Shickley, NE 68436-0042

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: WEATHERLY AVIATION CO INC 620B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2005C , Serial Number: 1557, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/1993
    Registrant (Corporation): Shickley Air Service Inc, Po Box 403, Shickley, NE 68436
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 737RG , Serial Number: 17269611, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 09/16/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas Dba Troy, 511 Hwy 74, Shickley, NE 68436, Other Owners: Aviation Tango
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-402B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 8521P , Serial Number: 402B-1148, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 02/13/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Shickley Air Service Inc, Po Box 403, Shickley, NE 68436

Most common first names in Shickley, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John784.1 years
Anna785.1 years
Ruth685.0 years
Henry578.8 years
Donald575.2 years
Emma484.0 years
Ben381.7 years
Elmer381.3 years
Irene389.0 years
Lena379.0 years
Most common last names in Shickley, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hendrickson1081.2 years
Johnson985.5 years
Oswald787.6 years
Krause680.2 years
Lauber677.5 years
Biegert581.6 years
Anderson578.8 years
Miller586.4 years
Saltzman583.0 years
Troyer572.4 years
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