Taylor, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 174 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.9%
 
Males: 87  (50.0%)
Females: 87  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Nebraska median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 68879.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,084 (it was $21,875 in 2000)
Taylor:

$32,084
NE:

$50,723
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,824 (it was $10,880 in 2000)

Taylor village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $33,518 (it was $18,200 in 2000)
Taylor:

$33,518
NE:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $50,623; Detached houses: $55,652; Mobile homes: $20,455

Median gross rent in 2012: $531.

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Taylor races chart
  • White alone - 189 (99.5%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.5%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Taylor: 73.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.7%), Irish (17.4%), English (11.8%), Dutch (6.7%), United States (5.1%), Scottish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2269 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 670 people per square mile   (low).

Taylor, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Taylor:

  • High school or higher: 79.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Taylor village:

  • Never married: 12.2%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 8.5%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.6%
Nebraska:  6.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $372 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $510 (1.2%)

Taylor satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (155.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (602.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Sargent, NE (3.0 miles ), Burwell, NE (3.6 miles ), Comstock, NE (4.0 miles) , Elyria, NE (4.5 miles) , Westerville, NE (5.1 miles) , Ord, NE (5.1 miles ), Anselmo, NE (5.2 miles) , Arcadia, NE (5.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $35,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.77 N, Longitude: 99.38 W

Area code: 308

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

3.2%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +22 (+11.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (36%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (13%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Other transportation workers (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Religious workers (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (24%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Bus drivers (8%)
  • Secondary school teachers (4%)

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

Average climate in Taylor, Nebraska

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Tornado activity:

Taylor-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Taylor village center killed 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1961, a category F4 tornado 25.2 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Taylor-area historical earthquake activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 55% 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 600.2 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 73.4 miles away from Taylor 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 320.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 169.1 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 43.1 miles away from Taylor 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 153.2 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 Loup County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Taylor topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taylor:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 76 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 81 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Northeast Community College (about 104 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 126 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 144 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 154 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 156 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public high school in Taylor:

Public elementary/middle school in Taylor:

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Library in Taylor:

  • TAYLOR PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $7,258; Location: 207 WILLIAMS STREET; 9,809 books; 540 audio materials; 942 video materials; 8 state licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Taylor: Loup County Fairgrounds (A), Taylor Tourist Park (B), Wayne Plugge Memorial Arena (C), Marcia Smith Auditorium (D), Pioneer Memorial Log Cabin Museum (E), Taylor City Library (F), Loup County Sheriffs Office (G), Loup County Ambulance (H), Loup County Rural Fire Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Taylor include: Assembly of God Church (A), Calvary United Methodist Church (B), Taylor Evangelical Free Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Wildlife Inn (303 Charles Street).

Loup County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.5%
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.2%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Taylor compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Taylor (2011 data):

  • Union Bank and Trust Company: Taylor Branch at 410 4th Street, branch established on 1905/06/10. Info updated 2006/06/06: Bank assets: $2,481.6 mil, Deposits: $2,115.9 mil, headquarters in Lincoln, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 37 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Investment, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (51%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Utility gas (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Taylor village (based on Loup County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.84%
Here: 25.8%
USA: 50.2%

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Loup County:

15.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.3%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Loup County:

29.2%
Nebraska:

28.0%
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 6$766
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,450
Totals for Government 0$0 7$2,216

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $25,000 ($143.68)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($86.21)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($63.22)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($22.99)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($11.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($5.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($28.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $21,000 ($120.69)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $27,000 ($155.17)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $5,000 ($28.74)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($28.74)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($11.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $29,000 ($166.67)
    Highways: $20,000 ($114.94)
    All Other: $10,000 ($57.47)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($91.95)
    NEC: $3,000 ($17.24)

Taylor government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $99,000 ($568.97)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $98,000 ($563.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,000 ($5.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $120,000 ($689.66)

7.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,353 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.76%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.


10.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,522 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.22%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Taylor:

  • 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)
  • KNLV (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORD, NE; Owner: SANDHILLS ADVERTISING CORP.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCNI (1280 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BROKEN BOW, NE; Owner: CUSTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KJLT (970 AM; 5 kW; NORTH PLATTE, NE; Owner: TRI-STATE B/CING ASSOC., INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Taylor:

  • KMNE-FM (90.3 FM; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KNLV-FM (103.9 FM; ORD, NE; Owner: SANDHILLS ADVERTISING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Taylor:

  • KMNE-TV (Channel 7; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Taylor)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5 Mi Se (Lat: 41.741667 Lon: -99.350389), Call Sign: KEX263, Licensee ID: L00052966
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.9000 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/12/1996, Expiration Date: 01/28/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002
    Registrant: County Of Loup, Box 69, Taylor, NE 68879, Phone: (308) 942-3435

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WA0YGZ
    Grant Date: 11/28/1995, Expiration Date: 11/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2007
    Registrant: Carl J Christensen, Box 137, Taylor, NE 68879

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE PC 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 102HR , Serial Number: A197POW, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 01/12/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Hank P Rezac, Po Box 189, Taylor, NE 68879
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22S-135 (Category: Sea, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3448A , Serial Number: 22-1706, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Scott W Backlund, Po Box 131, Taylor, NE 68879
  • Aircraft: CALLAIR A-9 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3606G , Serial Number: 1006, Year manufactured: 1963
    Registrant (Partnership): Richard R Worm, C/O Sr 2, Taylor, NE 68879, Other Owners: Lonny L Leach
  • Aircraft: FERENCE FLYBABY 1-A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6JF , Serial Number: 66-64, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Scott W Backlund, Po Box 131, Taylor, NE 68879

Most common first names in Taylor, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William486.7 years
Arthur481.0 years
James473.2 years
John482.2 years
Mary487.5 years
Wayne477.0 years
Clarence372.0 years
Helen378.0 years
Robert372.0 years
Hilda280.5 years
Most common last names in Taylor, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lewis676.5 years
Ferguson679.3 years
Smith579.4 years
Harvey487.0 years
Dilsaver477.7 years
Copp488.3 years
Worm465.5 years
Switzer468.5 years
Bohy380.7 years
Garrison386.3 years
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