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Cuming County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2016: 9,179 (35% urban, 65% rural); it was 10,203 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,331
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,334
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,822
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,091 (it was 1,123 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

33%

Land area: 572 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cuming County: 75.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (37.3%), Educational, health and social services (15.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 39%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 58%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Cuming County, Nebraska:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (88.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (10.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  44.1 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years
Males: 4,647  (50.6%)
Females: 4,532  (49.4%)

Cuming County,NE real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Cuming County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,480 ($33,186 in 1999)

This county:

$51,480
Nebraska:

$56,927

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $441 (lower quartile is $351, upper quartile is $564)
This county:

$441
State:

$633


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $117,790 (it was $72,500 in 2000)
Cuming:

$117,790
Nebraska:

$148,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,937 - $182,440
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $995
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $411

Institutionalized population: 130

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 8
  • Auto thefts: 1

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: 4
  • Thefts: 6
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 2009: 16 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $137,000
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $185,500
  • 2013: 18 buildings, average cost: $282,000
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $239,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,657 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,662 (1.5%)

Cuming County household income distribution in 2009 Cuming County home values distribution Cuming County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.4%
Cuming County:

11.4%
Nebraska:

11.4%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for other race residents, 26.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.1 years old
(Males: 44.2 years old, Females: 44.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.9 years old, Black residents: 14.2 years old, American Indian residents: 24.5 years old, Asian residents: 35.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.4 years old, Other race residents: 23.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Cuming 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 $629 a month.

Cities in this county include: West Point, Wisner, Beemer, Bancroft.

Cuming 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 Cuming County: Headquarters Ranch (A), School Number 42 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Cuming County: Cedar Valley Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Bartlett Cemetery (1), Pibel Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Pibel Lake (A), Psotas Lake (B), Howart Lakes (C), Kruml Lake (D), Pibel Reservoir (E), Jennings Reservoir (F), Ericson Reservoir (G), Ericson Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Cedar Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Cuming County: Pibel Lake State Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Custer County , Greeley County , Macomb County, Michigan , Pierce County , Wheeler County , Whiteside County, Illinois .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.4%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 200
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 435 (15.7% naturalized citizens)

Cuming County:

4.7%
Whole state:

7.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 29
  • 2000 to 2009: 271
  • 1990 to 1999: 52
  • 1980 to 1989: 94
  • 1970 to 1979: 6
  • Before 1970: 32
Note: State values scaled to Cuming County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 80.9%

Cuming County marital status for males Cuming County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,567
  • One, attached: 83
  • Two: 63
  • 3 or 4: 119
  • 5 to 9: 228
  • 10 to 19: 48
  • 20 to 49: 74
  • 50 or more: 39
  • Mobile homes: 44
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Housing units in Cuming County with a mortgage: 1,088 (21 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,525

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Cuming County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7908
Evangelical Protestant2,97412
Mainline Protestant1,4198
Other42
None952-
Cuming 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: 3
Cuming County:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Cuming County:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

10.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Cuming County:

8.2%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Cuming County:

28.1%
State:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.7%
State:

12.9%

Agriculture in Cuming County:

Average size of farms: 405 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $642,698
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $185.02
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.04%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.36%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $612,337
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 82.73%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.19%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $111,129
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.06%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 73.06
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.47%
Corn for grain: 142653 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 123876 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Cuming County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 6322314.3 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 7/12/2004, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused $170,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cuming County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 70% 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 123.4 miles away from Cuming 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 207.3 miles away from the county 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 57.0 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 22.7 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 262.2 miles away from Cuming County center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 722.0 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 14, 2014 to June 21, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4183: July 24, 2014, FEMA Id: 4183, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 01, 2010 to August 29, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1924: July 15, 2010, FEMA Id: 1924, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 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
  • Nebraska Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 09, 2003 to July 14, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1480: July 21, 2003, FEMA Id: 1480, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Nebraska Flooding, Severe Storms, Incident Period: June 23, 1993 to August 05, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-998: July 19, 1993, FEMA Id: 998, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Nebraska Ice Jams, Flooding, Incident Period: March 07, 1993 to March 21, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-983: April 02, 1993, FEMA Id: 983, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Cuming County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (91%)
  • Other South Central Asia (1%)
  • Nepal (1%)
  • Philippines (1%)
  • England (1%)
  • Japan (1%)
  • Canada (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Cuming County (%):

  • German (59%)
  • American (7%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • Czech (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Cuming County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,562 (81.6%)
  • Carpooled: 221 (5.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 19 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 200 (4.6%)
  • Worked at home: 364 (8.3%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 221 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 15 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
130 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,988.

5.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,828 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
Nebraska average:

6.38%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.34% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($19,403 average AGI)
1.88% relocated from other states ($14,430 average AGI)
Cuming County:

1.88%
Nebraska average:

2.71%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dodge County, NE  0.59% ($34,667 average AGI)
from Thurston County, NE  0.37% ($35,846)
from Douglas County, NE  0.28% ($31,100)
from Madison County, NE  0.28% ($37,800)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,373 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Nebraska average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.36% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($21,201 average AGI)
1.34% relocated to other states ($7,172 average AGI)
Cuming County:

1.34%
Nebraska average:

2.88%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dodge County, NE  0.62% ($24,364 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.62% ($26,045)
to Douglas County, NE  0.59% ($22,381)
to Madison County, NE  0.56% ($20,600)
to Burt County, NE  0.34% ($35,000)
to Stanton County, NE  0.31% ($40,545)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Births per 1000 population in Cuming County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Cuming County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Cuming County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Cuming County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Cuming County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,065 (1,934 aged, 131 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 255 (11%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Cuming County, Nebraska in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (239)
  • Congestive heart failure (88)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (87)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (76)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (73)
  • Unspecified dementia (71)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (67)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (48)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (37)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (36)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 10.22
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,622
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 971
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 20,437

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,363
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,259
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 21

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 62

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 21

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,179
  • In family households: 7,585 (1,426 male householders, 1,030 female householders)
    2,004 spouses, 2,628 children (2,444 natural, 68 adopted, 115 stepchildren), 55 grandchildren, 59 brothers or sisters, 75 parents, 67 other relatives, 206 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,437 (737 male householders (710 living alone)), 605 female householders (558 living alone)), 94 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 152

Size of family households: 1,288 2-persons, 439 3-persons, 381 4-persons, 255 5-persons, 60 6-persons, 37 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,268 1-person, 73 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 3 4-persons.

1,502 married couples with children.
565 single-parent households (292 men, 273 women).

90.3% of residents of Cuming speak English at home.
9.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,378,000 ($6,681 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $534,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $23,487,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,800,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,778,000
Federal grants: $16,826,000
Federal procurement contracts: $610,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,876,000 ($64,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,024,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,299,000
Federal Government insurance: $76,730,000

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

Births: 670
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 649
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +106
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -628
Here -65 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Cuming County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.27 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 42
  • 2010 to 2013: 26
  • 2000 to 2009: 198
  • 1990 to 1999: 346
  • 1980 to 1989: 344
  • 1970 to 1979: 574
  • 1960 to 1969: 446
  • 1950 to 1959: 567
  • 1940 to 1949: 262
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,410
Note: State values scaled to Cuming population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Cuming County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Cuming County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 37
  • 3 rooms: 78
  • 4 rooms: 190
  • 5 rooms: 291
  • 6 rooms: 440
  • 7 rooms: 490
  • 8 rooms: 342
  • 9+ rooms: 731
  • 1 room: 77
  • 2 rooms: 13
  • 3 rooms: 96
  • 4 rooms: 355
  • 5 rooms: 230
  • 6 rooms: 120
  • 7 rooms: 87
  • 8 rooms: 94
  • 9+ rooms: 167
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Cuming County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Cuming County population
  • no bedroom: 12
  • 1 bedroom: 93
  • 2 bedrooms: 516
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,125
  • 4 bedrooms: 627
  • 5+ bedrooms: 213
  • no bedroom: 74
  • 1 bedroom: 123
  • 2 bedrooms: 472
  • 3 bedrooms: 376
  • 4 bedrooms: 124
  • 5+ bedrooms: 75
Cars and other vehicles available in Cuming County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Cuming County population
  • no vehicle: 55
  • 1 vehicle: 477
  • 2 vehicles: 1,031
  • 3 vehicles: 747
  • 4 vehicles: 210
  • 5+ vehicles: 71
  • no vehicle: 175
  • 1 vehicle: 567
  • 2 vehicles: 246
  • 3 vehicles: 171
  • 4 vehicles: 72
  • 5+ vehicles: 2

89% of Cuming County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in Nebraska.

Cuming County:

88.9%
State average:

83.5%

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

  • This state: 7,407
  • Other state: 1,248
  • Northeast: 38
  • Midwest: 678
  • South: 250
  • West: 278

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cuming County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (44.5%)
  • Electricity (28.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.8%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (1.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)
  • Utility gas (41.6%)
  • Electricity (38.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.4%)
  • No fuel used (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.1%)
  • Wood (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 187
Here:

19.4%
Nebraska:

11.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 138
Here:

22.5%
Nebraska:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 21
Here:

12.5%
Nebraska:

21.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Cuming County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,974,000
    General - Other: $1,140,000
    Police Protection: $311,000
    Financial Administration: $270,000
    Correctional Institutions: $232,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $223,000
    Central Staff Services: $201,000
    Solid Waste Management: $155,000
    General Public Buildings: $120,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $90,000
    Health - Other: $64,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $28,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $11,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $31,000
    Financial Administration: $8,000
    General Public Building: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,400,000

Cuming County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $199,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $59,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $157,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $426,000
    Interest Earnings: $146,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,543,000
    General Local Government Support: $113,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,352,000
    Death and Gift: $312,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,000
    Other License: $3,000

Cuming County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,861,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 72
  • Number of aged recipients: 10
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 62
  • Number of recipients under 18: 10
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 47
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 15
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 24
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 32
Cuming County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Cuming County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Cuming County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John11178.5 years
Anna8887.3 years
William8580.7 years
Henry7582.1 years
Mary7184.9 years
Herman5180.1 years
Frank4981.9 years
Fred4880.1 years
Marie4582.0 years
George4179.0 years
Most common last names in Cuming County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meyer4476.8 years
Johnson3580.8 years
Anderson2679.5 years
Heller2276.4 years
Wegner2079.1 years
Horst2078.1 years
Kreikemeier2080.7 years
Toelle2078.3 years
Uhing1982.1 years
Ortmeier1977.2 years
Businesses in Cuming County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen1SAS Shoes1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1Super 81
La-Z-Boy1True Value3
MasterBrand Cabinets2U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1

Cuming County on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"