Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Harlan County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2019: 3,450 (all rural); it was 3,786 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 567
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 625
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,280
Renter-occupied apartments: 327 (it was 317 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Land area: 553 sq. mi.

Water area: 21.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 6 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Harlan County: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (23.6%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (18.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

  • Races in Harlan County, NE (2019)
    • 3,26595.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 932.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 411.2%Two or more races
    • 180.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 70.2%Asian alone
    • 10.03%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

45.7 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years
Males: 1,754  (50.8%)
Females: 1,696  (49.2%)
Average household size:
Harlan County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,286 ($30,679 in 1999)
This county:

$51,286
Nebraska:

$63,229

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $389 (lower quartile is $323, upper quartile is $552)
This county:

$389
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $113,840 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Harlan:

$113,840
Nebraska:

$172,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,191 - $181,462
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,083
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $464

Institutionalized population: 46

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: 0
  • Thefts: 1
  • 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: 1
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 1
  • Auto thefts: 1
Harlan County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $121,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $90,800
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $204,200
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2018: 14 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2019: 7 buildings, average cost: $145,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Harlan, NE residents
Average permit cost in Harlan, NE
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,559 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,288 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Harlan, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Harlan, NE in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Harlan, NE in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.4%
Harlan County:

9.4%
Nebraska:

9.9%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 45.7 years old
(Males: 46.1 years old, Females: 45.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.5 years old, Black residents: 65.7 years old, American Indian residents: 63.7 years old, Asian residents: 44.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.0 years old, Other race residents: 16.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Harlan County is $412 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $542 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $693 a month.

Cities in this county include: Alma, Orleans, Republican City, Stamford, Huntley, Ragan.

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

Click to draw/clear Harlan County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Harlan County: Culbertson Elevator at Beverly (A), Spring Canyon Campground (B), Macklin Bay Campground (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Harlan County include: Bethel Church (A), Cornell Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Trenton Cemetery (1), West Union Cemetery (2), Old Palisade Cemetery (3), Cornell Cemetery (4), Palisade Cemetery (5), Rosefield Cemetery (6), Grove Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Carse Reservoir (A), Shackelford Reservoir (B), Nowka Reservoir (C), Kugler Reservoir (D), Diehl Lake (E), Swanson Lake (F), Korell Reservoir (G), Miller Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Muddy Creek (A), Blackwood Creek (B), Ledge Creek (C), Willow Creek (D), South Fork Driftwood Creek (E), North Fork Driftwood Creek (F), Burntwood Creek (G), Spring Branch (H), Camp Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Harlan County include: Massacre Canyon Historical Monument (1), Swanson Reservoir State Recreation Area (2), Stone Church Historical Marker (3), Massacre Canyon Historical Marker (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Cheyenne County, Kansas , Darke County, Ohio , New York County, New York , Frontier County , Webster County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

1.8%
Nebraska:

2.7%

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

Current college students: 62
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 42 (47.2% naturalized citizens)

Harlan County:

1.2%
Whole state:

7.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 92010 or later
  • 162000 to 2009
  • 41990 to 1999
  • 51980 to 1989
  • 31970 to 1979
  • 2Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.1%

Harlan County marital status for males Harlan County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,789
  • One, attached: 12
  • Two: 11
  • 3 or 4: 19
  • 5 to 9: 32
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • 20 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 493
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Harlan County with a mortgage: 551 (1 second mortgage, 18 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 686

Here:

44.5% with mortgage
State:

59.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Harlan County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8248
Evangelical Protestant6846
Catholic2482
None1,667-
Harlan 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
Harlan County:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Harlan County:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

17.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Harlan County:

9.1%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Harlan County:

26.9%
State:

28.0%

Agriculture in Harlan County:

Average size of farms: 893 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $171,673
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $205.28
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 53.69%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $168,644
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 43.39%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 52.60%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $117,827
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.13%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.67
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.31%
Corn for grain: 52255 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 28396 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 26951 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Harlan County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 2472400.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/15/1990, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harlan County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 470% 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 291.1 miles away from Harlan 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 64.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 649.7 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 350.9 miles away from the county center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 256.3 miles away from Harlan County center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 221.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: 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, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: June 17, 2018 - July 1, 2018, FEMA Id: 4387, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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 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 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 Snow Storms, Incident Period: October 24, 1997 to October 26, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1190: November 01, 1997, FEMA Id: 1190, Natural disaster type: Storm, Snow
  • Nebraska Snow Storm, Ice Storm, Incident Period: April 10, 1994 to April 13, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1027: May 09, 1994, FEMA Id: 1027, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm, Snow
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Harlan County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Harlan

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,097 (83.1%)
  • Carpooled: 110 (8.3%)
  • Bus: 8 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 37 (2.8%)
  • Worked at home: 65 (4.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Construction (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Construction (4%)

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


  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (61%)
  • India (7%)
  • Korea (7%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • South Africa (5%)
  • England (2%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Harlan County


  • German (34%)
  • American (12%)
  • English (6%)
  • Swedish (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Czech (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 41 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded
42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
3 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,048.

4.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.39%
Nebraska average:

6.35%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.39% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($34,684 average AGI)
2.23% relocated from other states ($17,035 average AGI)
Harlan County:

2.23%
Nebraska average:

2.81%

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


4.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,729 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
Nebraska average:

6.52%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.54% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($41,729 average AGI)
1.69% relocated to other states ($15,085 average AGI)
Harlan County:

1.69%
Nebraska average:

2.97%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.0

Births per 1000 population in Harlan County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Harlan County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Harlan County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Harlan County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Harlan County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Harlan County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Harlan County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Harlan County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Harlan County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 842 (756 aged, 86 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 82 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 27.46
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,525
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 687
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 21,395

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,127
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,762
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 58

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 27
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 87

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 29

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,450
  • Male householders: 821 (288 living alone), Female householders: 724 (217 living alone)
  • 817 spouses (810 opposite-sex spouses), 135 unmarried partners, (132 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 857 children (746 natural, 28 adopted, 80 stepchildren), 26 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 1 foster children, 2 other relatives, 19 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 53

Size of family households: 524 2-persons, 109 3-persons, 148 4-persons, 101 5-persons, 31 6-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 526 1-person, 86 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 10 5-persons.

688 married couples with children.
109 single-parent households (33 men, 76 women).

97.1% of residents of Harlan speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European 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: $31,411,000 ($8,627 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,062,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $11,616,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,980,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,737,000
Federal grants: $4,323,000
Federal procurement contracts: $422,000 ($190,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,333,000 ($317,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $69,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,385,000
Federal Government insurance: $36,015,000

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

Births: 165
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 253
Here:

73 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -1
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -218
Here -63 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Harlan County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.07 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.3

Year house built in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • Year house built in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • 222014 or later
  • 92010 to 2013
  • 1582000 to 2009
  • 1611990 to 1999
  • 2871980 to 1989
  • 5431970 to 1979
  • 1441960 to 1969
  • 1691950 to 1959
  • 2201940 to 1949
  • 6341939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Harlan County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 934 rooms
  • 1865 rooms
  • 2566 rooms
  • 2027 rooms
  • 1488 rooms
  • 3159+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • 41 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 373 rooms
  • 774 rooms
  • 525 rooms
  • 256 rooms
  • 477 rooms
  • 178 rooms
  • 479+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Harlan County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • 0no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 2972 bedrooms
  • 4783 bedrooms
  • 3344 bedrooms
  • 825+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harlan County, Nebraska
  • 4no bedroom
  • 391 bedroom
  • 1372 bedrooms
  • 553 bedrooms
  • 464 bedrooms
  • 355+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Harlan County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Harlan County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Harlan County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 6no vehicle
  • 2391 vehicle
  • 4762 vehicles
  • 3503 vehicles
  • 1174 vehicles
  • 425+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Harlan County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Harlan County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 22no vehicle
  • 1321 vehicle
  • 942 vehicles
  • 503 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

91.8% of Harlan County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in Nebraska.

Harlan County:

91.8%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 2,675
  • Other state: 710
  • Northeast: 30
  • Midwest: 410
  • South: 64
  • West: 206
Year householders moved into unit in Harlan County, NE
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Harlan County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 57.2%Utility gas
  • 31.2%Electricity
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 46.5%Utility gas
  • 42.7%Electricity
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Nebraska:

14.4%

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

4.9%
Nebraska:

12.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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

Harlan County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,007,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,489,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,744,000
    General - Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $246,000
    Financial Administration: $111,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $93,000
    Police Protection: $49,000
    Transit Utilities: $10,000
    Libraries: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $119,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,178,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,080,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $68,000
    General Revenue - Other: $14,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $517,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,320,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $46,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,419,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Death and Gift: $508,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $334,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,994,000

Harlan County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,007,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,489,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,744,000
    General - Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $246,000
    Financial Administration: $111,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $93,000
    Police Protection: $49,000
    Transit Utilities: $10,000
    Libraries: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $119,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,178,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,080,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $68,000
    General Revenue - Other: $14,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $517,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,320,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $46,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,419,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Death and Gift: $508,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $334,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,994,000

Harlan County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,007,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,489,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,744,000
    General - Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $246,000
    Financial Administration: $111,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $93,000
    Police Protection: $49,000
    Transit Utilities: $10,000
    Libraries: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $119,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,178,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,080,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $68,000
    General Revenue - Other: $14,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $517,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,320,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $46,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,419,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Death and Gift: $508,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $334,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,994,000

Harlan County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,007,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,489,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,744,000
    General - Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $246,000
    Financial Administration: $111,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $93,000
    Police Protection: $49,000
    Transit Utilities: $10,000
    Libraries: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $119,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,178,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,080,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $68,000
    General Revenue - Other: $14,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $517,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,320,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $46,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,419,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Death and Gift: $508,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $334,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,994,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 38
  • Number of aged recipients: 6
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 32
  • Number of recipients under 18: 5
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 26
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 7
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 17
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 14
Most common first names in Harlan County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3680.2 years
Mary3377.5 years
George2981.3 years
William2977.6 years
Robert2371.7 years
Charles2175.6 years
Helen1885.2 years
Clarence1881.6 years
Harry1783.3 years
Harold1774.2 years
Most common last names in Harlan County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2586.5 years
Miller1781.0 years
Anderson1674.2 years
Smith1278.0 years
Mintzmyer1280.0 years
Walker1182.2 years
Peterson1181.9 years
Waggoner1086.2 years
Brown1074.6 years
Artz979.5 years
Businesses in Harlan County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets10Super 81
Pizza Hut1