South Bend, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 99 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +15.1%
 
Males: 45  (46.4%)
Females: 54  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  49.3 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68058

Estimated median household income in 2013: $65,064 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
South Bend:

$65,064
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,309 (it was $17,105 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $98,177 (it was $69,300 in 2000)
South Bend:

$98,177
NE:

$132,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $92,647; Detached houses: $95,734; Mobile homes: $74,587
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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in South Bend: 75.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.6%), Irish (25.2%), Norwegian (4.7%), Dutch (3.7%), Czech (1.9%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1062 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 804 people per square mile   (low).

South Bend, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in South Bend:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Bend village:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 20.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,445 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,371 (1.4%)

South Bend satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Omaha, NE (21.6 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (447.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Louisville, NE (2.1 miles ), Murdock, NE (2.4 miles ), Ashland, NE (2.7 miles ), Manley, NE (2.7 miles) , Cedar Creek, NE (2.8 miles ), Springfield, NE (2.8 miles ), Gretna, NE (3.1 miles ), Greenwood, NE (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 41.00 N, Longitude: 96.25 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

South Bend household income distribution South Bend home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.2%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-7.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (55%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Information (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (45%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

Average climate in South Bend, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

South Bend-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the South Bend village center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 tornado 14.8 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

South Bend-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 72% 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 183.1 miles away from the city center
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 44.6 miles away from South Bend center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 274.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 124.0 miles away from South Bend center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 322.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cass County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South Bend topographic map

Birthplace of: A. J. Sturzenegger - Football and baseball player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers near South Bend:

  • LOUISVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LOUISVILLE, NE)
  • ASHLAND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ASHLAND, NE)
  • GRETNA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GRETNA, NE)
  • NEBRASKA HOME HEALTH CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; GRETNA, NE)
  • OMAHA HARRISON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; OMAHA, NE)
  • ALEGENT HEALTH MIDLANDS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; PAPILLION, NE)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL - OMAHA (SOUTH CAMPUS) (Hospital, about 15 miles away; PAPILLION, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Bend:

  • Bellevue University (about 20 miles; Bellevue, NE; Full-time enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 22 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 23 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 24 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Creighton University (about 24 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 24 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 26 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)

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Cass 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 2012 was 92.1. This is worse than average.

City:

92.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.207. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.207
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.942. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.942
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0298. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.0%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.3%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

South Bend compared to Nebraska state average:

  • 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Nebraska average:

11.3

South Bend travel time to work - commute South Bend mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Wood (16%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for South Bend village (based on Cass County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,00725
Catholic2,5574
Evangelical Protestant1,88613
Other3022
None16,489-
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
Cass County:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Cass County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Cass County:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Cass County:

26.5%
Nebraska:

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

11.6%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$200
Totals for Government 0$0 8$200

South Bend government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $10,000 ($101.01)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($70.71)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($60.61)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($10.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,000 ($111.11)

South Bend government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,000 ($20.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($20.20)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($10.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($90.91)
    All Other: $2,000 ($20.20)
  • Tax - Property: $6,000 ($60.61)
    NEC: $1,000 ($10.10)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $32,000 ($323.23)

6.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
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 Douglas County, NE  1.54% ($48,039 average AGI)
from Sarpy County, NE  1.46% ($45,049)
from Lancaster County, NE  1.27% ($38,897)


7.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,551 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
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 Douglas County, NE  1.64% ($33,141 average AGI)
to Sarpy County, NE  1.61% ($37,481)
to Lancaster County, NE  1.20% ($32,681)

Strongest AM radio stations in South Bend:

  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Bend:

  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLCV (88.5 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCTY-FM (106.9 FM; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: PLATTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBBK (107.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around South Bend:

  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K18CD (Channel 18; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWAZ-LP (Channel 22; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K27GX (Channel 27; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K53EY (Channel 53; OMAHA, NE; Owner: TV-45, INC.)

South Bend fatal accident list:

Jun 20, 2009 00:16 AM, Sr-66, Kansas St, Lat: 41.00141, Lon: -96.24967, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Robert J Guntel, 455 Lane & County Rd H40 (Lat: 40.977278 Lon: -96.221306), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 GASA5REG
  • Jerri L Janjua, 455 Lane & County Rd H40 (Lat: 40.977278 Lon: -96.221306), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 GASA5REG

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SOUTH BEND, 455 Lane & County Rd H40 (Lat: 40.977278 Lon: -96.221306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQQU626
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

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