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Ancestries: German (48.6%), Irish (15.5%), English (6.3%), Czech (4.6%), Dutch (4.6%), French (2.3%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Incorporated on 01/12/1884
Elevation: 2158 feet
Land area: 0.62 square miles.
Population density: 949 people per square mile (low).
Home Value Estimate
For population 25 years and over in Stuart:
High school or higher: 89.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.7%
Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.3 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Stuart village:
Never married: 20.3%
Now married: 58.8%
According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Stuart, Nebraska as of July 27, 2015. The ratio of number of residents in Stuart to the number of sex offenders is 585 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,073 (2.4%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,456 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (137.9 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (177.6 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (589.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Newport, NE (3.1 miles)
Atkinson, NE (3.1 miles ),
Emmet, NE (4.4 miles)
Bassett, NE (4.5 miles ),
Naper, NE (5.0 miles)
Butte, NE (5.1 miles ),
O'Neill, NE (5.2 miles ),
Anoka, NE (5.4 miles)
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stuart-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/29/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the Stuart village center injured 2 peopleand causedbetween $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.4 miles away from the village center injured one personand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Stuart-area historical earthquake activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 57% 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 592.2 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 17.0 miles away from Stuart center On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 112.4 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 328.0 miles away from the city center On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from Stuart center On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 138.7 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
The number of natural disasters in Holt County (8) is smaller than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7 Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers in Stuart:
PARKSIDE MANOR (P O BOX 350, 507 NORTH MAIN STREET)
Other hospitals and medical centers near Stuart:
WEST HOLT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ATKINSON, NE)
GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - ATKINSON (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ATKINSON, NE)
Notable locations in Stuart: Stuart Municipal Park Campground (A), Stuart (B), Stuart Rural Fire District (C), Stuart Police Department (D), Stuart Township Library (E), White Horse Ranch Museum (F). Display/hide their locations on the map
Holt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low PotentialPercentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.7%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
Gay men: 0.4% of all households
40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
43 people in nursing homes in 2000
Stuart 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.
House age above state average.
Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
Number of college students below state average.
Banks with branches in Stuart (2011 data):
The Tri-County Bank: at 106 N. Main St, branch established on 1945/11/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $79.8 mil, Deposits: $72.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Tri-County Company
Religion statistics for Stuart village (based on Holt County data)
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: 9
8.73 / 10,000 pop.
2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
0.97 / 10,000 pop.
0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
8.73 / 10,000 pop.
4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
11.64 / 10,000 pop.
7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
2 Mi W 6 Mi S 1 Mi W 3/4 Mi S 3/4 Mi W (Lat: 42.491667 Lon: -99.224000), Call Sign: KRI921 Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz Grant Date: 05/06/1998, Expiration Date: 05/10/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2003 Registrant: Tim Greger, Rt 1 Box 162, Stuart, NE 68780
2.4 Km E 20.9 Km N (Lat: 42.781944 Lon: -99.108722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPMZ950 Assigned Frequencies: 457.975 MHz Grant Date: 02/18/2004, Expiration Date: 04/16/2014, Certifier: John J Hoke Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
Main St & Hwy 20 Jct 2.4 Mi E On 20 .1 Mi S On Private Lane (Lat: 42.577500 Lon: -99.100389), Call Sign: KNFH688, Licensee ID: L00052170 Assigned Frequencies: 153.395 MHz Grant Date: 02/21/2002, Expiration Date: 03/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2012 Registrant: Luvern Olberding, Rr 1 Box 12, Stuart, NE 68780, Phone: (402) 924-3957
109 West 2nd Street (Lat: 42.599444 Lon: -99.143333), Type: Tank, Structure height: 35 m, Overall height: 41.1 m, Call Sign: WPUW942 Assigned Frequencies: 154.740 MHz Grant Date: 05/09/2012, Expiration Date: 05/20/2022, Certifier: Alan Rowse Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
Stuart, 88308 466th Ave (Lat: 42.623944 Lon: -99.166000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106.6 m, Call Sign: WQHV876 Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz Grant Date: 11/20/2007, Expiration Date: 06/02/2017, Certifier: Francis J Dirico Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8694, Email:
NEWPORT, Nw 1/4 Of The Ne 1/4 Of Section 23, Township 30 N, Range 16 W (Lat: 42.564167 Lon: -99.154556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 115.8 m, Overall height: 120.7 m, Call Sign: WQIR489 Assigned Frequencies: 6595.00 MHz, 6615.00 MHz Grant Date: 04/22/2008, Expiration Date: 04/22/2018, Certifier: John E Rooney Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
STUART, 1.1 Miles East Of (Lat: 42.593611 Lon: -99.119250), Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: KYO46 Assigned Frequencies: 6360.31 MHz, 6360.31 MHz Grant Date: 06/09/1998, Expiration Date: 08/01/2007, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2006 Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W. Mineral Ave., Rm. Ia-C7.18, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8714, Fax: (303) 707-9711, Email:
Call Sign: KC0NO, Previous Call Sign: WB0RVU, Licensee ID: L00630716 Grant Date: 02/19/2013, Expiration Date: 04/27/2023, Certifier: William F Seipel Registrant: William F Seipel, 46376 879th Rd, Stuart, NE 68780-5847
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 5427H , Serial Number: 18-17, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 03/20/1956 Registrant (Individual): Richard E Kaup, , Stuart, NE 68780
Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 70768 , Serial Number: 17786, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/02/1955 Registrant (Individual): Cornelius L Murphy, Rr 2, Stuart, NE 68780
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: