Wahoo, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 4,512 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.5%
 
Males: 1,995  (44.2%)
Females: 2,517  (55.8%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip codes: 68066.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,048 (it was $35,104 in 2000)
Wahoo:

$50,048
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,174 (it was $16,765 in 2000)

Wahoo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $145,970 (it was $82,900 in 2000)
Wahoo:

$145,970
NE:

$132,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $582.

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  • Races in Wahoo, NE (2010)

    Wahoo races chart
    • 4,19293.0%White alone
    • 1603.5%Hispanic
    • 651.4%Two or more races
    • 441.0%Asian alone
    • 360.8%Black alone
    • 90.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wahoo: 90.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.3%), Czech (19.6%), Irish (10.3%), Swedish (5.8%), English (2.8%), Polish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1874

Elevation: 1215 feet

Land area: 2.14 square miles.

Population density: 2,107 people per square mile   (low).

Wahoo,NE real estate house value index trend

Wahoo, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Wahoo:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wahoo city:

  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 56.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 12.6%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

61 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Nebraska:

4.4%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Wahoo, Nebraska as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Wahoo to the number of sex offenders is 450 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,742 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,729 (2.1%)

Wahoo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (28.1 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (464.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ithaca, NE (2.3 miles) , Colon, NE (2.4 miles) , Malmo, NE (2.5 miles) , Weston, NE (2.6 miles ), Mead, NE (2.6 miles ), Ceresco, NE (3.3 miles ), Yutan, NE (3.4 miles ), Prague, NE (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $91,400
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $136,000
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $165,500
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $119,600
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $179,800
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $186,400
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $190,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.21 N, Longitude: 96.62 W

Area code: 402

Wahoo household income distribution Wahoo home values distribution

Crime rates in Wahoo by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.023.70.00.00.0
Rapes 0011012110110
per 100,000 0.00.024.824.80.024.549.325.025.20.022.021.90.0
Robberies 0000000012000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.025.247.50.00.00.0
Assaults 3714301327202
per 100,000 76.0175.724.899.373.90.024.675.050.4166.244.00.044.5
Burglaries 81013237152076830916
per 100,000 202.7251.1322.0571.0172.3367.2492.6175.0151.2189.9659.6197.4356.1
Thefts 63758266585151395936714838
per 100,000 1,596.11,883.02,031.21,638.51,427.91,248.51,256.2975.01,486.9854.71,561.11,052.6845.8
Auto thefts 5658362270321
per 100,000 126.7150.6123.9198.673.9146.949.350.0176.40.066.043.922.3
Arson 0000000020201
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.050.40.044.00.022.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 102.1138.4136.8159.288.8105.7131.489.2120.5140.7138.676.068.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Wahoo detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Nebraska average:

1.92
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +267 (+7.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Wahoo, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wahoo-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the Wahoo city center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.1 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wahoo-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 71% 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 158.9 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 251.3 miles away from Wahoo 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 68.8 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 49.8 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 101.7 miles away from Wahoo center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 106.0 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 Saunders County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wahoo topographic map

Birthplace of: Sam Crawford - Baseball player and coach, Darryl F. Zanuck - (1902-1979), filmmaker, Howard Hanson - (1896-1981), composer, Brad Ottis - Football player, George Wells Beadle - (1903-1989), Jack Natteford - Screenwriter, Kyle Prochaska - College basketball player (New Mexico Lobos).

Hospitals and medical centers in Wahoo:

  • SAUNDERS COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (805 WEST 10TH STREET)
  • SAUNDERS MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 1760 COUNTY RD J)
  • HOSPICE AND HOME HEALTHCARE OF SAUNDERS COUNTY (P O BOX 367, 141 EAST 5TH STREET)
  • SAUNDERS MEDICAL CENTER (1760 COUNTY RD J)
  • SOUTH HAVEN LIVING CENTER (1400 MARK DRIVE)

Airports located in Wahoo:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wahoo:

  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 26 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,072)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 28 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 28 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 32 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 34 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 35 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Creighton University (about 36 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

Public high school in Wahoo:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wahoo:

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Library in Wahoo:

  • WAHOO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $258,063; Location: 637 NORTH MAPLE STREET; 33,262 books; 907 audio materials; 1,993 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 81 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Wahoo: Farmers Union Co-op Elevator (A), Wahoo (B), Saunders County Historical Museum (C), Saunders County Courthouse (D), Hanson House (E), Wahoo Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (F), Wahoo Public Library (G), Wahoo Police Department (H), Saunders County Sheriffs Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wahoo include: First United Methodist Church (A), Wahoo Community Church (B), First Congregational Church (C), Our Reddemer Lutheran Church (D), Saint Wenceslaus Catholic Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), Bethlehem Lutheran Church (G), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (H), Calvary Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Greenwood Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Wahoo include: Cooks Park (1), Saunders County Historical Marker (2), Placek Park (3), Smith Park (4), Hackberry Park (5), Triangle Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Saunders County Historical Society (Museums; 240 North Walnut Street).

Hotel: Bill's Wahoo Motel (1584 County Road M).

Courts: State Offices - Court Of Appeals (112 East 7th Street), Saunders County - County Offices- Clerk Of District Court (Courthouse), Saunders County - County Offices- Clerk Of County Court (Courthouse).

Saunders 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 53.7. This is better than average.

City:

53.7
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

32.0

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wahoo and their reported violations in the past:

LOWER PLATTE NORTH RWD - COLON (Population served: 130, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-29-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-29-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-26-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-26-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2007)
STARLITE BALLROOM INC (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-02-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-05-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-02-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-09-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2014), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-02-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-28-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-02-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-11-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2005), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2006)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wahoo that have no violations reported:

  • LOWER PLATTE NORTH RWD - BRUNO (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.7%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 12.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.8%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Wahoo in 2010:

  • 109 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Wahoo in 2000:

  • 118 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

Wahoo, Nebraska environmental map by EPA

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Wahoo compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Wahoo (2011 data):

  • Wahoo State Bank: at 164 East 5th Street, branch established on 1932/01/02; 314 5th Street Branch at 314 5th Street, branch established on 1994/12/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $62.5 mil, Deposits: $52.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Hohl Financial, Inc.
  • Union Bank and Trust Company: Wahoo Branch at 711 North Broadway, branch established on 1886/01/01. 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.
  • Great Western Bank: 608 North Linden Branch at 608 North Linden Street, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited
  • The First National Bank of Wahoo: The First National Bank Of Wahoo at 201 East 5th, branch established on 1882/07/15. Info updated 2010/09/10: Bank assets: $194.8 mil, Deposits: $131.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Management, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Wahoo city (based on Saunders County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,86613
Mainline Protestant4,58020
Evangelical Protestant1,71712
Other1113
None8,506-
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: 7
Saunders County:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Saunders County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Saunders County:

6.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

7.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Saunders County:

28.3%
Nebraska:

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

9.3%
State:

12.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$15,020$45,0600$0
Other Government Administration 3$18,823$75,2928$2,205
Police Protection - Officers 6$27,744$55,4880$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,061
Firefighters 0$0 15$3,838
Streets and Highways 5$19,317$46,3610$0
Sewerage 3$11,770$47,0800$0
Parks and Recreation 3$11,933$47,73232$13,671
Water Supply 1$4,100$49,2001$115
Electric Power 9$40,297$53,7290$0
Gas Supply 3$13,288$53,1520$0
Local Libraries 1$3,317$39,8045$5,159
Other and Unallocable 5$16,961$40,7060$0
Totals for Government 43$182,570$50,95062$26,049

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $117,000 ($25.93)
    General: $110,000 ($24.38)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,100,000 ($465.43)
    Regular Highways: $339,000 ($75.13)
    Sewerage: $275,000 ($60.95)
    Water Utilities: $249,000 ($55.19)
    Police Protection: $201,000 ($44.55)
    Fire Protection: $134,000 ($29.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $103,000 ($22.83)
    Central Staff Services: $101,000 ($22.38)
    Financial Administration: $77,000 ($17.07)
    General - Other: $72,000 ($15.96)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $21,000 ($4.65)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($3.32)
  • Employee Retirement - Withdrawals: $230,000 ($50.98)
    Benefit Payments: $7,000 ($1.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,335,000 ($517.51)
    Regular Highways: $68,000 ($15.07)
    Parks & Recreation: $64,000 ($14.18)
    Police Protection: $50,000 ($11.08)
    Fire Protection: $33,000 ($7.31)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($0.66)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,518,000 ($336.44)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $864,000 ($191.49)
    Sewerage: $370,000 ($82.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $202,000 ($44.77)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $74,000 ($16.40)
    Local Employee Contribution: $74,000 ($16.40)
    Interest Revenue: $-343,000 ($-76.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $910,000 ($201.68)
    Interest Earnings: $63,000 ($13.96)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,300,000 ($509.75)
    Water Utilities: $419,000 ($92.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $265,000 ($58.73)
    All Other: $80,000 ($17.73)
    General Support: $62,000 ($13.74)
  • Tax - Property: $742,000 ($164.45)
    NEC: $500,000 ($110.82)
    Total General Sales: $370,000 ($82.00)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $1,329,000 ($294.55)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,126,000 ($692.82)

6.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,453 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
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  1.72% ($36,970 average AGI)
from Douglas County, NE  1.50% ($54,026)
from Dodge County, NE  0.62% ($34,292)


7.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,763 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
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  1.96% ($35,627 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  1.64% ($29,969)
to Dodge County, NE  0.53% ($29,293)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wahoo:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Wahoo:

  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KZKX (96.9 FM; SEWARD, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KFMT-FM (105.5 FM; FREMONT, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCH (94.1 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)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KRKR (95.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KLCV (88.5 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Wahoo:

  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • 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.)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K53GH (Channel 53; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: MARY E. HARDERS)
  • K40FH (Channel 46; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K28EN (Channel 28; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K28FS (Channel 28; FREMONT & OMAHA, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K47FK (Channel 39; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K49FP (Channel 49; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K52EX (Channel 52; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • K50EG (Channel 50; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K55HX (Channel 55; COLUMBUS/FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K18CD (Channel 18; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K27GX (Channel 27; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWAZ-LP (Channel 22; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
Wahoo fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Wahoo fatal accident list:

Jan 2, 1984 07:15 PM, Us77, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 5, 1980 03:07 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $237,000Total costs
  • 355Total average daily traffic
  • 418Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wahoo)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 2201 Locust (Lat: 41.228611 Lon: -96.628639), Type: Tank, Structure height: 36 m, Overall height: 42 m, Call Sign: WNVZ590
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/04/2001, Expiration Date: 12/24/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2005, Certifier: Ron Poskochil
    Registrant: Motorola Inc, 1270 Fairfield Rd Ste 5, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Fax: (717) 334-9588
  • N Side Us 77 1/2 Mi Nw (Lat: 41.227222 Lon: -96.606972), Call Sign: KNDN570
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0800 MHz, 47.1600 MHz, 47.2000 MHz, 47.2400 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/08/2012, Expiration Date: 08/04/2022
    Registrant: State Of Nebraska Department Of Roads, Lincoln, NE 68509-4759, Phone: (402) 479-4371, Email:
  • Saunders County Courthouse (Lat: 41.211389 Lon: -96.615861), Type: Bant, Structure height: 19 m, Overall height: 22 m, Call Sign: KUS540, Licensee ID: L00074850
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.5400 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/12/2004, Expiration Date: 01/24/2014
    Registrant: Wahoo School District 39
  • 202 S. Linden (Lat: 41.204444 Lon: -96.617806), Type: Building, Structure height: 8 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPQK205
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2000, Expiration Date: 08/14/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Rev Gary Gross
    Registrant: Visiplex Inc, 1141-G Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL 60015, Fax: (847) 405-0776
  • Lat: 41.210833 Lon: -96.620000, Call Sign: WPWF963
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.120 MHz, 156.120 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/2012, Expiration Date: 11/07/2022, Certifier: David L Jansa
    Registrant: Shaffer Communications, Inc., 2333 N 33rd St, Lincoln, NE 68504, Phone: (402) 466-1515, Fax: (402) 466-1515
  • 2201 Locust (Lat: 41.228611 Lon: -96.628639), Type: Tank, Structure height: 44 m, Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WQDU428
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/01/2005, Expiration Date: 11/01/2015, Certifier: Jeff Morris
    Registrant: Mobile Comm Inc, 4526 S 140th Street, Omaha, NE 68137, Phone: (402) 341-1529, Fax: (402) 341-8523, Email:
  • Wahoo Municipal Airport (Lat: 41.238750 Lon: -96.597806), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6.4 m, Overall height: 8.2 m, Call Sign: WQMP949
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.587 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/19/2010, Expiration Date: 10/19/2020, Certifier: Lyle R Jacobsen
    Registrant: State Of Nebraska, Department Of Aeronautics, 5065 Airport Road, Kearney, NE 68847, Phone: (308) 865-5696, Fax: (308) 865-5697, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wahoo)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wahoo)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Wahoo, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5580.0 years
Mary5086.7 years
Frank4981.7 years
Anna4087.0 years
Helen3785.7 years
Joseph3580.0 years
William3477.8 years
Joe3481.9 years
Marie3384.6 years
George3076.9 years
Most common last names in Wahoo, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson5382.3 years
Johnson3783.4 years
Swanson2678.3 years
Nelson2382.6 years
Olson2283.0 years
Miller2079.9 years
Meduna1987.7 years
Pearson1882.8 years
Bartek1878.8 years
Larson1782.6 years
Businesses in Wahoo, NE
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1U-Haul1
Dairy Queen1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1
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