Stockham, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 44 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -26.7%
Males: 20  (47.5%)
Females: 24  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  52.0 years
Nebraska median age:  42.2 years

Zip code: 68818

Estimated median household income in 2012: $53,679 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Stockham:

$53,679
NE:

$50,723
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,022 (it was $9,310 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $49,416 (it was $24,200 in 2000)
Stockham:

$49,416
NE:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $61,076; Detached houses: $61,076
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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Stockham: 72.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (66.2%), Polish (11.3%), Irish (7.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%), United States (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1700 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 258 people per square mile   (very low).

Stockham, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Stockham:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stockham village:

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 63.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $900 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $700 (2.2%)

Stockham satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (66.8 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (538.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Saronville, NE (2.8 miles) , Henderson, NE (2.9 miles ), Sutton, NE (3.0 miles ), Harvard, NE (3.2 miles ), Aurora, NE (3.3 miles ), Lushton, NE (3.4 miles) , Giltner, NE (3.4 miles ), Hampton, NE (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.72 N, Longitude: 97.94 W

Area code: 402

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

2.6%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -4 (-6.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (50%)
  • Construction (33%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (55%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)

Average climate in Stockham, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Stockham-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 131% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Stockham village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stockham-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 64% 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 150.2 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 698.5 miles away from Stockham 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 253.3 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 411.2 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 65.3 miles away from Stockham center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.5 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 Hamilton County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stockham topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Stockham:

  • SUTTON COMMUNITY HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SUTTON, NE)
  • HENDERSON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HENDERSON, NE)
  • HENDERSON HEALTH CARE SERVICES Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; HENDERSON, NE)
  • HAMILTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; AURORA, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stockham:

  • Central Community College (about 26 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 61 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 66 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 69 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 70 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Northeast Community College (about 97 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 108 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

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Hamilton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  77.8%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Stockham 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Wood (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Stockham village (based on Hamilton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.80%
Here: 60.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents27.5%16.9%14.6%12.5%6.5%
Congregations12.5%12.5%12.5%8.3%4.2%
NameEvangelical Free Church of AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)United Church of Christ The Evangelical Covenant ChurchOther
Adherents6.1%3.2%3.2%2.6%6.9%
Congregations12.5%4.2%4.2%4.2%25.0%
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
Hamilton County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Hamilton County:

7.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

30.0%
Nebraska:

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

14.7%
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

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $11,000 ($250.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($136.36)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($22.73)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($22.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $10,000 ($227.27)
    All Other: $1,000 ($22.73)
  • Tax - NEC: $1,000 ($22.73)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($227.27)

6.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
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  1.37% ($43,040 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.68% ($38,000)
from York County, NE  0.41% ($44,333)


7.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,279 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.22%
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  1.77% ($36,323 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.63% ($34,870)
to Douglas County, NE  0.41% ($29,133)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stockham:

  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • 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.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAWL (1370 AM; 1 kW; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stockham:

  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KRGY (97.3 FM; AURORA, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRGI-FM (96.5 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KROA (95.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KQKY (105.9 FM; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KFKX (90.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: HASTINGS COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Stockham:

  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K41FU (Channel 41; COLUMBUS & FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
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