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Butler County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2019: 8,112 (34% urban, 66% rural); it was 8,767 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,403
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,230
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,586
Renter-occupied apartments: 758 (it was 840 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 584 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Butler County: 75.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.6%), Manufacturing (20.1%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 10%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Butler County, NE (2019)
    • 7,59994.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3023.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 861.1%Two or more races
    • 340.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 290.4%Asian alone
    • 120.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 10.01%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

43.7 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years
Males: 4,051  (50.0%)
Females: 4,061  (50.0%)
Average household size:
Butler County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,697 ($36,331 in 1999)
This county:

$60,697
Nebraska:

$63,229

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $539 (lower quartile is $432, upper quartile is $664)
This county:

$539
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $130,024 (it was $65,400 in 2000)
Butler:

$130,024
Nebraska:

$172,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,406 - $200,581
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,212
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $471

Institutionalized population: 164

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 3
  • Thefts: 33
  • Auto thefts: 0

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 39
  • Auto thefts: 0
Butler County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,400
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $106,800
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $76,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $186,400
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $227,800
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $315,700
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $202,600
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $185,800
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $231,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Butler, NE residents
Average permit cost in Butler, NE
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,806 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,385 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Butler, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Butler, NE in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Butler, NE in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.4%
Butler County:

6.4%
Nebraska:

9.9%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 43.7 years old
(Males: 42.8 years old, Females: 44.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.1 years old, Black residents: 5.0 years old, American Indian residents: 7.1 years old, Asian residents: 19.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.0 years old, Other race residents: 29.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Butler County is $418 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $502 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $637 a month.

Cities in this county include: David City, Bellwood, Rising City, Brainard, Ulysses, Dwight, Octavia, Linwood, Bruno, Abie.

Butler County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Butler County: Leshara (A), Whitetail Run Golf Course (B), Valley View Golf Course (C), Camp Moses Merrill (D), Saunders County Fairgrounds (E), Saunders County Fairgrounds Campground (F), Yutan Country Club (G), Yutan (H), Touhy (I), Woods Landing Campground and RV Park (J), Iron Horse Golf Club (K), Camp Calvin Crest (L), Camp Cedars (M), Camp Eagle (N), Rivercrest Camp (O), Hilltop Country Club (P), Ithaca Volunteer Fire Department (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Butler County include: Czech Church (A), Plasi Church (B), Pohocco Church (C), Presbyterian Church (D), Grace Church (E), Sacred Heart Church (F), Ithaca United Methodist Church (G), Zion Church (H), Marietta Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fleming Cemetery (1), Alma Cemetery (2), Pleasant View Cemetery (3), Green Mound Cemetery (4), Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery (5), Pohocco Cemetery (6), Czech Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Scotts Lake (A), Beaver Lake (B), Husenetter Lakes (C), Bissells Lake (D), Wolf Lakes (E), Cedar Lakes (F), Czechland Lake (G), Cottonwood Creek Reservoir 6-E (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Silver Creek (A), Mosquito Creek (B), Miller Branch (C), Middle Oak Creek (D), Dunlap Creek (E), Spring Creek (F), Little Rock Creek (G), Johnson Creek (H), Wahoo Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Butler County include: Memphis Lake State Recreation Area (1), Czechland Lake Recreation Area (2), Bramble State Wildlife Management Area (3), Larkspur State Wildlife Management Area (4), Pioneer State Recreation Area (5), Jack Sinn Memorial State Wildlife Management Area (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Passaic County, New Jersey , Grundy County, Illinois , Hall County , Howard County , Platte County , Warren County, Illinois .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.4%
Nebraska:

2.7%

Unemployment by year in Butler, NE
County total employment by year in Butler, NE
County average yearly wages by year in Butler, NE

Current college students: 195
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 182 (62.0% naturalized citizens)

Butler County:

2.3%
Whole state:

7.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 482010 or later
  • 392000 to 2009
  • 491990 to 1999
  • 171980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 8Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 56.8%

Butler County marital status for males Butler County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,591
  • One, attached: 44
  • Two: 84
  • 3 or 4: 125
  • 5 to 9: 32
  • 10 to 19: 21
  • 20 or more: 23
  • Mobile homes: 205

Housing units in Butler County with a mortgage: 1,267 (21 second mortgage, 95 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,415

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

59.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Butler County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,65411
Mainline Protestant8007
Evangelical Protestant7664
None3,175-
Butler County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Butler County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Butler County:

5.97 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

3.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Butler County:

7.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Butler County:

29.3%
State:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.7%
State:

12.9%

Agriculture in Butler County:

Average size of farms: 446 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $112,513
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $189.18
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 43.78%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $106,596
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 74.97%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 39.02%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $87,145
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.33
Corn for grain: 144222 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1766 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 114300 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Butler County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 1702293.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 24 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 8/13/1952, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Butler County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 346% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 332.8 miles away from Butler County center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 184.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 394.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 139.5 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 275.3 miles away from Butler County center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 236.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Nebraska Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4521, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 9, 2019 - April 1, 2019, FEMA Id: 4420, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 12, 2017 - June 17, 2017, FEMA Id: 4325, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2014 to June 04, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4185: July 28, 2014, FEMA Id: 4185, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Ice Jams, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 06, 2010 to April 03, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1902: April 21, 2010, FEMA Id: 1902, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 22, 2009 to January 08, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1878: February 25, 2010, FEMA Id: 1878, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 22, 2008 to June 24, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1770: June 20, 2008, FEMA Id: 1770, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 19, 2006 to January 01, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1674: January 07, 2007, FEMA Id: 1674, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Nebraska Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3245: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3245, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 20, 2004 to June 01, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1517: May 25, 2004, FEMA Id: 1517, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Butler County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Butler

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,135 (73.6%)
  • Carpooled: 281 (9.7%)
  • Bus: 1 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 51 (1.8%)
  • Walked: 144 (5.0%)
  • Worked at home: 289 (10.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (48%)
  • El Salvador (14%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Japan (6%)
  • Cuba (6%)
  • Poland (5%)
  • Colombia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Butler County


  • Czech (35%)
  • German (24%)
  • American (6%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • Polish (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Butler County, Nebraska in 2000:

  • 61 people in nursing homes
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 11 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 11 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Butler County, Nebraska in 2010:

  • 134 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 30 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $58,962.

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,883 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Nebraska average:

6.35%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.48% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($40,883 average AGI)
0.74% relocated from other states ($6,545 average AGI)
Butler County:

0.74%
Nebraska average:

2.81%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Platte County, NE  1.20% ($49,385 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.80% ($29,846)


4.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
Nebraska average:

6.52%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.65% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($37,000 average AGI)
1.33% relocated to other states ($13,722 average AGI)
Butler County:

1.33%
Nebraska average:

2.97%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Platte County, NE  1.05% ($32,853 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  1.02% ($34,030)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Butler County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Butler County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 1.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Butler County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Butler County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Butler County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Butler County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Butler County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Butler County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Butler County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,682 (1,497 aged, 185 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 146 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Butler County, Nebraska in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (181)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (46)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (21)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 11.35
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,980
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 284
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 48,440

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,021
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,158

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 11

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 23

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,112
  • Male householders: 1,787 (527 living alone), Female householders: 1,629 (527 living alone)
  • 1,884 spouses (1,871 opposite-sex spouses), 187 unmarried partners, (183 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,135 children (1,960 natural, 50 adopted, 124 stepchildren), 88 grandchildren, 33 brothers or sisters, 38 parents, 1 foster children, 52 other relatives, 114 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 173

Size of family households: 1,119 2-persons, 475 3-persons, 313 4-persons, 141 5-persons, 83 6-persons, 55 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,097 1-person, 107 2-persons, 19 3-persons, 4 4-persons, 5 6-persons.

1,467 married couples with children.
299 single-parent households (115 men, 184 women).

94.3% of residents of Butler speak English at home.
3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (41% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 32% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (98% speak English very well, 2% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $60,876,000 ($6,908 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $437,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $21,436,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $8,176,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $17,193,000
Federal grants: $10,459,000
Federal procurement contracts: $655,000 ($39,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,957,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,130,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,634,000
Federal Government insurance: $52,466,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 549
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 530
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +28
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -174
Here -20 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Butler County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.10 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.0
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

Year house built in Butler County, Nebraska
  • Year house built in Butler County, Nebraska
  • 962014 or later
  • 622010 to 2013
  • 2782000 to 2009
  • 3081990 to 1999
  • 4351980 to 1989
  • 6951970 to 1979
  • 2561960 to 1969
  • 2651950 to 1959
  • 1401940 to 1949
  • 1,5361939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Butler County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Butler County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Butler County, Nebraska
  • 41 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 263 rooms
  • 2234 rooms
  • 4105 rooms
  • 4066 rooms
  • 4707 rooms
  • 4228 rooms
  • 6969+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butler County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butler County, Nebraska
  • 01 room
  • 372 rooms
  • 713 rooms
  • 1994 rooms
  • 1915 rooms
  • 1186 rooms
  • 467 rooms
  • 398 rooms
  • 489+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Butler County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Butler County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Butler County, Nebraska
  • 4no bedroom
  • 541 bedroom
  • 5942 bedrooms
  • 1,0913 bedrooms
  • 6444 bedrooms
  • 2855+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butler County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butler County, Nebraska
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1241 bedroom
  • 2732 bedrooms
  • 2593 bedrooms
  • 874 bedrooms
  • 115+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Butler County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Butler County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Butler County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 40no vehicle
  • 4471 vehicle
  • 9002 vehicles
  • 6873 vehicles
  • 3244 vehicles
  • 3015+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Butler County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Butler County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 55no vehicle
  • 3081 vehicle
  • 2582 vehicles
  • 1093 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles

91.8% of Butler County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Nebraska.

Butler County:

91.8%
State average:

84.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,838
  • Other state: 1,076
  • Northeast: 72
  • Midwest: 528
  • South: 164
  • West: 313
Year householders moved into unit in Butler County, NE
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Butler County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 36.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.7%Electricity
  • 28.1%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 35.9%Electricity
  • 34.1%Utility gas
  • 22.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.5%Other fuel
  • 2.0%No fuel used
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 323
Here:

37.6%
Nebraska:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 114
Here:

23.5%
Nebraska:

12.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 19
Here:

11.4%
Nebraska:

19.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Butler County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,815,000
    Other: $538,000
  • Construction - Natural Resources - Other: $1,215,000
    Hospitals: $175,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $13,465,000
    Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $1,067,000
    Police Protection: $880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $532,000
    Financial Administration: $457,000
    Central Staff Services: $429,000
    General Public Buildings: $209,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $192,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,889,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $184,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,491,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,683,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $808,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,991,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $99,000
    Interest Earnings: $93,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,171,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,696,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,103,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $949,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
    Other: $75,000
    Health and Hospitals: $75,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,798,000
    Death and Gift: $566,000
    Other License: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,454,000

Butler County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,815,000
    Other: $538,000
  • Construction - Natural Resources - Other: $1,215,000
    Hospitals: $175,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $13,465,000
    Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $1,067,000
    Police Protection: $880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $532,000
    Financial Administration: $457,000
    Central Staff Services: $429,000
    General Public Buildings: $209,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $192,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,889,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $184,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,491,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,683,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $808,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,991,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $99,000
    Interest Earnings: $93,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,171,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,696,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,103,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $949,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
    Other: $75,000
    Health and Hospitals: $75,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,798,000
    Death and Gift: $566,000
    Other License: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,454,000

Butler County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,815,000
    Other: $538,000
  • Construction - Natural Resources - Other: $1,215,000
    Hospitals: $175,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $13,465,000
    Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $1,067,000
    Police Protection: $880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $532,000
    Financial Administration: $457,000
    Central Staff Services: $429,000
    General Public Buildings: $209,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $192,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,889,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $184,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,491,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,683,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $808,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,991,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $99,000
    Interest Earnings: $93,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,171,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,696,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,103,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $949,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
    Other: $75,000
    Health and Hospitals: $75,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,798,000
    Death and Gift: $566,000
    Other License: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,454,000

Butler County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,815,000
    Other: $538,000
  • Construction - Natural Resources - Other: $1,215,000
    Hospitals: $175,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $13,465,000
    Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $1,067,000
    Police Protection: $880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $532,000
    Financial Administration: $457,000
    Central Staff Services: $429,000
    General Public Buildings: $209,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $192,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,889,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $184,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,491,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,683,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $808,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,991,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $99,000
    Interest Earnings: $93,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,171,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,696,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,103,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $949,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
    Other: $75,000
    Health and Hospitals: $75,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,798,000
    Death and Gift: $566,000
    Other License: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,454,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 97
  • Number of aged recipients: 15
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 82
  • Number of recipients under 18: 15
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 62
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 20
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 46
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 45
Most common first names in Butler County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11686.2 years
Joseph9779.6 years
John9678.3 years
Frank9081.0 years
Anna6987.2 years
Louis5778.7 years
William5180.5 years
Charles5078.9 years
Helen4881.7 years
Agnes4683.5 years
Most common last names in Butler County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Svoboda3176.2 years
Sabata2980.5 years
Smith2678.4 years
Janak2481.6 years
Coufal2281.0 years
Rerucha2185.9 years
Dvorak2182.3 years
Kobza2076.6 years
Glock2085.3 years
Kovar1978.9 years
Businesses in Butler County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Curves1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Pizza Hut1