For population 25 years and over in Wilber:
For population 15 years and over in Wilber city:
90 residents are foreign born (0.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,953 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (27.2 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (492.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Clatonia, NE (2.4 miles ), De Witt, NE (2.5 miles ), Swanton, NE (3.1 miles) , Crete, NE (3.1 miles ), Hallam, NE (3.2 miles ), Plymouth, NE (3.5 miles ), Cortland, NE (3.7 miles ), Western, NE (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.48 N, Longitude: 96.96 W
Area code: 402
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Wilber detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +231 (+15.1%).
Work and jobs in Wilber: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wilber, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wilber-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 202% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/22/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Wilber city center killed one person and injured 38 people and caused $160 million in damages.
On 6/13/2001, a category F4 tornado 26.2 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wilber-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 75.0 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 91.6 miles away from Wilber center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Saline County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John H. Shary - Farmer, Laurence Wild - Basketball player and coach, Steve Hokuf - Football player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.0%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 52.9% for other race residents, 15.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
83 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
73 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Wilber compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Wilber (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Wilber city (based on Saline County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.32%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Wilber government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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6.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,647 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,167 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Wilber fatal accident list:
Jan 20, 1975 09:48 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 2,645
Total average daily truck traffic: 185
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 3,439
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wilber)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wilber)
Businesses in Wilber, NE