Walton, Nebraska

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Population in 2010: 306.
Males: 148  (48.7%)
Females: 158  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

55.6 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 68461.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,306
Walton:

$59,306
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,066

Walton CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $179,400
Walton:

$179,400
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $509,457; detached houses: $504,924
March 2019 cost of living index in Walton: 74.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Walton, NE (2010)
    • 29395.8%White alone
    • 41.3%Asian alone
    • 41.3%Two or more races
    • 20.7%Black alone
    • 20.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Walton, Nebraska as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Walton is 73 to 1.


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Walton, NE City Guides:

Ancestries: German (69.1%), Irish (10.8%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1211 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,774 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,497 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (6.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (466.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lincoln, NE (2.4 miles ),
Eagle, NE (2.6 miles ),
Woodland Hills, NE (2.8 miles ),
Waverly, NE (2.9 miles ),
Bennet, NE (2.9 miles ),
Yankee Hill, NE (3.1 miles ),
Alvo, NE (3.2 miles),
Palmyra, NE (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.80 N, Longitude: 96.56 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

Distribution of median household income in Walton, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in Walton, NE in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 47.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.319. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.319
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

19.6

Tornado activity:

Walton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Walton place center killed one person and injured 38 people and caused $160 million in damages.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 tornado 20.1 miles away from the place center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Walton-area historical earthquake activity is 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 181.8 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 54.3 miles away from Walton center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 277.2 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 76.1 miles away from Walton center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 128.9 miles away from Walton 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 118.1 miles away from Walton 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 Lancaster County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Walton:

  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LINCOLN, NE)
  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF LINCOLN (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LINCOLN, NE)
  • HEALTHCONNECT AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LINCOLN, NE)
  • ST ELIZABETH HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LINCOLN, NE)
  • ASERACARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LINCOLN, NE)
  • SAINT ELIZABETH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; LINCOLN, NE)
  • LINCOLN SURGICAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; LINCOLN, NE)

Amtrak station near Walton:

  • 8 miles: LINCOLN (201 N. 7TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walton:

  • Southeast Community College Area (about 4 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 8,838)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 6 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 8 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Bellevue University (about 42 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 43 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 44 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Creighton University (about 46 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Walton: Greenwood Farmers Cooperative Elevator (A), Canoyer Country Greenhouses (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lancaster County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

84.6%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

1.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Walton:

Marital status in Walton, NE
  • Never married: 16.2%
  • Now married: 77.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

For population 25 years and over in Walton:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 78.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 38.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Nebraska average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Walton, NE (based on Lancaster County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant46,40279
Catholic42,60916
Evangelical Protestant38,042108
Other6,16128
Black Protestant3683
Orthodox2452
None151,580-
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: 42
Lancaster County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Lancaster County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 100
This county:

3.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 171
Here:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

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

6.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.3%
State:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.6%
State:

12.9%

5.14% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,189 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($731 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.09%
Nebraska average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Douglas County, NE  0.47% ($42,092 average AGI)
from Seward County, NE  0.16% ($42,027)
from Hall County, NE  0.15% ($39,484)


5.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,809 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
Nebraska average:

6.52%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($327 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.04%
Nebraska average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Douglas County, NE  0.77% ($49,706 average AGI)
to Sarpy County, NE  0.22% ($67,227)
to Seward County, NE  0.15% ($42,067)

Strongest AM radio stations in Walton:

  • KLMS (1480 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFOR (1240 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLIN (1400 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walton:

  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KBBK (107.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • K220GT (91.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKUL (105.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KLCV (88.5 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KRKR (95.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRNU (90.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Walton:

  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KWAZ-LP (Channel 22; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K58GD (Channel 58; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K18CD (Channel 18; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K27GX (Channel 27; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • K67CV (Channel 67; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • 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.)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

Walton fatal accident list:

Jun 2, 2006 11:35 PM, A Street, S 120th, Lat: 40.798590, Lon: -96.558990, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 22.2mTotal length
  • 14,058Total average daily traffic
  • 382Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,350Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Walton, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Walton, NE

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Walton)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4 Mi E 3 Mi S (Lat: 40.753889 Lon: -96.481944), Call Sign: KNGC457, Licensee ID: L00112492,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.580 MHz, Grant Date: 01/22/1998, Expiration Date: 03/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2002, Registrant: Duane Rocker, Rt 1 Box 40, Walton, NE 68461
  • Lat: 40.019167 Lon: -95.947778, Call Sign: WQRT573,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.802 MHz, 159.495 MHz, 159.577 MHz, 159.952 MHz, 160.177 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2013, Expiration Date: 07/24/2023, Certifier: John Irwin, Registrant: First Digital Holdings LLC, 3511 North 40th Street, Lincoln, NE 68504, Phone: (402) 466-8188, Fax: (402) 466-8237, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 168TH & VANHORN, 16833 Van Dorn St (Lat: 40.783750 Lon: -96.496250), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39 m, Overall height: 40 m, Call Sign: WRAV663,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2018, Expiration Date: 03/16/2028, Certifier: Jonathan H Truell, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB0THR, Licensee ID: L01005516, Grant Date: 07/07/2015, Expiration Date: 07/08/2025, Registrant: Michele Y Laritson, 6835 S 176, Walton, NE 68461
  • Call Sign: W0OWR, Grant Date: 10/06/1987, Expiration Date: 10/06/1997, Cancellation Date: 10/07/1999, Registrant: Alvin L Reed, R 1, Walton, NE 68461
  • Call Sign: W9ESR, Previous Call Sign: N0WXI, Licensee ID: L00518268, Grant Date: 04/05/2013, Expiration Date: 04/05/2023, Certifier: Jeffrey S Dale, Registrant: Jeffrey S Dale, 12100 Old Cheney Road, Walton, NE 68462
  • Call Sign: KE0RZJ, Licensee ID: L02189294, Grant Date: 06/01/2018, Expiration Date: 06/01/2028, Cancellation Date: 06/22/2018, Certifier: Jerry D Siefkes, Registrant: Jerry D Siefkes, 18101 Shasta Ln, Walton, NE 68461
  • Call Sign: WV0JDS, Previous Call Sign: KE0RZJ, Licensee ID: L02189294, Grant Date: 06/22/2018, Expiration Date: 06/22/2028, Certifier: Jerry D Siefkes, Registrant: Jerry D Siefkes, 18101 Shasta Ln, Walton, NE 68461

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: HUGGENBERGER STEVEN& PEGGY GLASAIR SH 2F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2504 , Serial Number: 646FT, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1990, Certificate Issue Date: 10/13/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Steven James Huggenberger, 2286 S 120th St, Walton, NE 68461
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN LEGEND AIRCRAFT CO AL18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING YO-233 (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 787KC , Serial Number: AL-1200, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 07/10/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 08/14/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gary L Trustee Petersen, Po Box 248, Walton, NE 68461, Other Owners: Allison D Trustee Petersen
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1C-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89WR , Serial Number: 3104, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 07/13/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 01/23/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Gary L Petersen, Po Box 248, Walton, NE 68461

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Walton, NE
  • 89.1%Electricity
  • 5.4%Utility gas
  • 5.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Walton, NE
  • 100.0%Other fuel


Walton compared to Nebraska state average:

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