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Fillmore County, Nebraska (NE)


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County population in 2012: 5,771 (all rural); it was 6,634 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 877
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,043
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,008
Renter-occupied apartments: 563 (it was 681 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 576 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 10 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Fillmore County: 75.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (20.6%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (17.7%), Retail trade (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 15%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Fillmore County, Nebraska:


Median resident age:  46.0 years
Nebraska median age:  36.0 years

Males: 2,893  (54.4%)
Females: 2,997  (45.6%)

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Fillmore County,NE real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Fillmore County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $42,424 ($35,162 in 1999)
This county:

$42424
Nebraska:

$47357

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $340 (lower quartile is $240, upper quartile is $410)
This county:

$340
State:

$518


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $74,577 (it was $55,200 in 2000)
Fillmore County:

$74,577
Nebraska:

$123,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $41,069 - $114,597

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $121,249
Here:

$121,249
State:

$147,392

Townhouses or other attached units: $118,609
Here:

$118,609
State:

$145,274

In 2-unit structures: $21,226
Here:

$21,226
State:

$111,285

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $64,991
Here:

$64,991
State:

$95,055

Mobile homes: $26,385
Here:

$26,385
State:

$29,187
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,148
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $298

Institutionalized population: 222

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


Fillmore County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,388 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,234 (1.8%)


Fillmore County household income distribution in 2009 Fillmore County home values distribution


Fillmore County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 10.3%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 4.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Median age of residents in 2010: 46 years old
(Males: 44 years old, Females: 47 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47 years old, Black residents: 17 years old, American Indian residents: 18 years old, Asian residents: 24 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 16 years old, Other race residents: 16 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

7.8%
Whole state:

9.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

3.0%
Whole state:

4.0%

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fillmore 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: Geneva, Exeter, Fairmont, Shickley, Milligan, Grafton, Ohiowa, Strang.

Fillmore County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Local government website: www.fillmorecounty.org

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Fillmore County: Hidden Hills Country Club (A), East Strang Junction (B), Burress (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fillmore County include: Grace Church (A), Saint Marys Catholic Church (B), Salem Mennonite Church (C), Salem Church (D), Stockholm Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Chelsea Cemetery (1), Antioch Cemetery (2), Summit Cemetery (3), Franklin Cemetery (4), Shickley Cemetery (5), Exeter Cemetery (6), South Lutheran Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Cedar View Recreation Reservoir (A), Sieber Reservoir (B), Stuckey Reservoir (C), Wilkins Lagoon National Management Area (D), Weis Lagoon (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: School Creek (A), Elk Run (B), North Fork Turkey Creek (C), South Fork Turkey Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Fillmore County include: Krause Lagoon Natl Wildlife Mgt Area (1), Mallard Haven Natl Wildlife Mgt Area (2), Morphy Lagoon Natl Wildlife Mgt Area (3), Rauscher Lagoon Natl Wildlife Mgt Area (4), Rolland Lagoon N W M A (5), Sandpiper State Wildlife Management Area (6), Real Federal Waterfowl Production Area (7), Marsh Hawk State Wildlife Management Area (8), Bluebill State Wildlife Management Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Clay County , Jefferson County , Nuckolls County , Saline County , Seward County , Thayer County , York County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 133
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 50 (56% naturalized citizens)

Fillmore County:

0.8%
Whole state:

4.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 76.8%

Fillmore County marital status for males
Fillmore County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Fillmore County with a mortgage: 656 (48 second mortgage, 32 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 895

Here:

42.3% with mortgage
State:

64.8% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.28%
Here72.3%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 4,795
Total congregations: 23

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristOther
Adherents1,620 (33.8%)1,181 (24.6%)735 (15.3%)512 (10.7%)747 (15.6%)
Congregations6 (26.1%)5 (21.7%)4 (17.4%)2 (8.7%)6 (26.1%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Fillmore County - Geneva, Exeter, Fairmont, Shickley, Milligan

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
This county:

8.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Fillmore County:

13.28 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
Nebraska:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fillmore County:

12.2%
State:

12.9%


Agriculture in Fillmore County:

Average size of farms: 729 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $256,519
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $255.33
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 38.06%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $213,205
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 85.33%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 64.74%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $191,054
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 83.77%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.47
Corn for grain: 170104 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3458 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 112318 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Fillmore County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 4.4 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 11 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/25/1957, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fillmore County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.1 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 89.5 miles away from the county center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Fillmore County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers


Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (31%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (3%)
  • Metal and metal products (3%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (24%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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




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





Fillmore County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,371 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 293 (9%)
  • Motorcycle: 3 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 190 (6%)
  • Other means: 2 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 310 (10%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

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


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $43,913.

5.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
Nebraska average:

7.03%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.14% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($25,500 average AGI)
1.19% relocated from other states ($7,100 average AGI)
Fillmore County:

1.19%
Nebraska average:

2.84%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from York County, NE  1.07% ($26,808 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.74% ($30,944)
from Thayer County, NE  0.45% ($31,182)


6.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,967 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
Nebraska average:

7.41%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.95% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($22,171 average AGI)
1.22% relocated to other states ($5,796 average AGI)
Fillmore County:

1.22%
Nebraska average:

3.31%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lancaster County, NE  1.26% ($24,226 average AGI)
to York County, NE  0.97% ($32,625)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.5

Births per 1000 population in Fillmore County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Fillmore County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Fillmore County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 1,419 (1,330 aged, 89 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 15.48
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6205.510
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 386.880
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 124466.11

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 532.5
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1550.510
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15.66

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 28.86
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 93.97

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,668

Size of family households: 928 2-persons, 256 3-persons, 257 4-persons, 134 5-persons, 57 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 760 1-person, 75 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 2 4-persons.

95.7% of residents of Fillmore County speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $53,315,000 ($8251 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $339,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $19,362,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,602,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $16,525,000
Federal grants: $7,335,000
Federal procurement contracts: $497,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,995,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $5,166,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,504,000
Federal Government insurance: $74,484,000

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

Births: 384
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 480
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +13
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -154
Here -24 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Fillmore County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.34 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Fillmore County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 32
  • 4 rooms: 179
  • 5 rooms: 382
  • 6 rooms: 417
  • 7 rooms: 297
  • 8 rooms: 303
  • 9+ rooms: 394
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 21
  • 3 rooms: 74
  • 4 rooms: 136
  • 5 rooms: 118
  • 6 rooms: 113
  • 7 rooms: 100
  • 8 rooms: 73
  • 9+ rooms: 44
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Fillmore County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 42
  • 2 bedrooms: 556
  • 3 bedrooms: 826
  • 4 bedrooms: 447
  • 5+ bedrooms: 137
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 116
  • 2 bedrooms: 238
  • 3 bedrooms: 198
  • 4 bedrooms: 110
  • 5+ bedrooms: 17
Cars and other vehicles available in Fillmore County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 61
  • 1 vehicle: 471
  • 2 vehicles: 810
  • 3 vehicles: 453
  • 4 vehicles: 147
  • 5+ vehicles: 66
  • no vehicle: 71
  • 1 vehicle: 258
  • 2 vehicles: 237
  • 3 vehicles: 88
  • 4 vehicles: 21
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

65% of Fillmore County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in Nebraska.

Fillmore County:

65.0%
State average:

55.7%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $25,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fillmore County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (62.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.1%)
  • Electricity (14.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (52.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23.6%)
  • Electricity (21.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.2%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 49
Here:

6.4%
Nebraska:

14.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

1.7%
Nebraska:

10.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

13.5%
Nebraska:

20.0%

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 (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue Debt

Fillmore County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:


Fillmore County government finances - Revenue in 2004:


Fillmore County government finances - Debt in 2004:


Fillmore County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Fillmore County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Fillmore County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




Most common first names in Fillmore County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9179.6 years
William7279.7 years
Anna6685.3 years
Mary6184.7 years
James6176.5 years
Frank5680.2 years
Charles4279.5 years
Fred4282.0 years
Edward3980.1 years
Helen3883.8 years
Most common last names in Fillmore County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller3280.6 years
Johnson3183.1 years
Becker2880.7 years
Reinsch2178.2 years
Kassik1781.9 years
Buzek1679.2 years
Anderson1678.8 years
Kamler1577.9 years
Kotas1585.7 years
Nelson1485.4 years
Businesses in Fillmore County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Pizza Hut1U-Haul1
Subway1UPS1
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