Wynot, Nebraska

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Population in 2014: 171 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.5%
 
Males: 77  (45.1%)
Females: 94  (54.9%)
Median resident age:  48.2 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 68792

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,910 (it was $27,750 in 2000)
Wynot:

$33,910
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,094 (it was $14,937 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $44,061 (it was $29,200 in 2000)
Wynot:

$44,061
NE:

$132,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $421.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wynot: 73.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (66.4%), Irish (7.5%), Danish (6.8%), Czech (4.8%), United States (4.1%), Italian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/4/1908

Elevation: 1196 feet

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 893 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Wynot:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wynot village:

  • Never married: 16.1%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 16.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.0%
Nebraska:

4.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $804 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $522 (1.7%)

Wynot satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (42.8 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (118.4 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (489.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bow Valley, NE (2.1 miles) , St. Helena, NE (2.5 miles) , Obert, NE (2.8 miles) , Hartington, NE (3.1 miles ), Maskell, NE (3.2 miles) , Fordyce, NE (3.2 miles) , Gayville, SD (3.2 miles ), Vermillion, SD (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $101,700
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $124,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.74 N, Longitude: 97.17 W

Wynot household income distribution Wynot home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-10.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Average climate in Wynot, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wynot-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Wynot village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/23/2003, a category F4 tornado 15.4 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wynot-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 68% 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 87.7 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 151.7 miles away from Wynot center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 685.7 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 210.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 24.6 miles away from Wynot center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cedar County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wynot topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wynot:

  • SOUTHEASTERN DAKOTA NH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; VERMILLION, SD)
  • SANFORD VERMILLION HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; VERMILLION, SD)
  • SANFORD CARE CENTER VERMILLION (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; VERMILLION, SD)
  • AVERA SACRED HEART - YANKTON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; YANKTON, SD)
  • AVERA SACRED HEART HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; YANKTON, SD)
  • YMC HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; YANKTON, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wynot:

  • University of South Dakota (about 13 miles; Vermillion, SD; Full-time enrollment: 7,328)
  • Wayne State College (about 36 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 46 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Northeast Community College (about 50 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 61 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Buena Vista University (about 100 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • South Dakota State University (about 111 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)

Public high school in Wynot:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wynot:

  • WYNOT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 709 ST JAMES AVE, Grades: PK-4)
  • WYNOT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 709 ST JAMES AVE, Grades: 5-8)
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Notable locations in Wynot: Wynot Fire Department (A), Wynot Emergency Medical Technician Squad (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Wynot: Wynot City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cedar 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 2013 was 89.4. This is about average.

City:

89.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.152. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.152
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.57. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.57
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.347. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.347
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.73
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.9%
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.2%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Wynot (2011 data):

  • Cedar Security Bank: Wynot Branch at 411 St James Ave, branch established on 1984/09/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $40.4 mil, Deposits: $33.7 mil, headquarters in Fordyce, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Cedar Financial Holding, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Nebraska average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wynot village (based on Cedar County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,7759
Mainline Protestant2,38510
Evangelical Protestant3023
Other6-
None1,384-
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: 5
Cedar County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Cedar County:

8.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

8.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Cedar County:

27.8%
Nebraska:

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

20.2%
State:

12.9%
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 1$0$01$9,600
Streets and Highways 1$55,344$664,1280$0
Totals for Government 2$55,344$332,0641$9,600

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $35,000 ($204.68)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($111.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($46.78)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($40.94)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($35.09)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($29.24)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($11.70)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($5.85)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($5.85)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($5.85)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($23.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $4,000 ($23.39)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($17.54)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($11.70)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($5.85)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $40,000 ($233.92)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $24,000 ($140.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($11.70)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,000 ($17.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $25,000 ($146.20)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($11.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($128.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($99.42)
    General Support: $12,000 ($70.18)
    All Other: $9,000 ($52.63)
  • Tax - Property: $29,000 ($169.59)
    NEC: $14,000 ($81.87)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,000 ($40.94)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($52.63)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($52.63)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $7,000 ($40.94)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $106,000 ($619.88)

4.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,646 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
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 Madison County, NE  0.41% ($26,000 average AGI)
from Yankton County, SD  0.38% ($33,615)
from Dixon County, NE  0.35% ($78,583)


5.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.85%
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 Yankton County, SD  0.67% ($39,435 average AGI)
to Madison County, NE  0.52% ($27,389)
to Douglas County, NE  0.32% ($57,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wynot:

  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KVTK (1570 AM; 1 kW; VERMILLION, SD)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYNT (1450 AM; 1 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wynot:

  • WNAX-FM (104.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKYA (93.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KUSD (89.7 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: S/DAKOTA BD OF DIR FOR ED. TELECOMUN)
  • KVHT (106.3 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: CULHANE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K220FV (91.9 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: PRAISE NETWORK, INC)
  • KAOR (91.1 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA)

TV broadcast stations around Wynot:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • K31DP (Channel 31; YANKTON, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K21EN (Channel 21; YANKTON, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUSD-TV (Channel 2; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Residence Ne Cor (Lat: 42.736111 Lon: -97.175333), Call Sign: KDD884
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.8200 MHzGrant Date: 09/25/2002, Expiration Date: 10/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/01/2012, Certifier: Terry L BeckerRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 1 Mi E & 1/2 Mi N (Lat: 42.754167 Lon: -97.133944), Call Sign: WZV330, Licensee ID: L00051426
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHzGrant Date: 01/31/2006, Expiration Date: 02/01/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/02/2016Registrant: Jerome Boeckman, 56951 892nd Rd, Wynot, NE 68792, Phone: (402) 357-2201

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

SPORTSMANS (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45%)

Wynot compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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