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Keith County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2015: 8,310 (53% urban, 47% rural); it was 8,875 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,473
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,258
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,709
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,022 (it was 998 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

33%

Land area: 1061 sq. mi.

Water area: 48.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 8 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Keith County: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (26.8%), Educational, health and social services (19.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (16.4%), Manufacturing (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 64%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 29%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Keith County, Nebraska:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (6.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  49.2 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years
Males: 4,162  (50.1%)
Females: 4,148  (49.9%)

Keith County,NE real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Keith County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,879 ($32,325 in 1999)

This county:

$44,879
Nebraska:

$56,927

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $427 (lower quartile is $331, upper quartile is $526)
This county:

$427
State:

$633


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,674 (it was $66,700 in 2000)
Keith:

$113,674
Nebraska:

$148,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,980 - $172,266
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,070
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $455

Institutionalized population: 52

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: 21
  • Thefts: 52
  • Auto thefts: 5

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 17
  • Thefts: 47
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $169,300
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $172,100
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $201,200
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $202,300
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $248,300
  • 2013: 13 buildings, average cost: $191,400
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $186,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,941 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,696 (1.6%)

Keith County household income distribution in 2009 Keith County home values distribution Keith County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.4%
Keith County:

10.4%
Nebraska:

11.4%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.6% for American Indian residents, 26.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 49.2 years old
(Males: 48.1 years old, Females: 49.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.8 years old, Black residents: 32.5 years old, American Indian residents: 34.8 years old, Asian residents: 68.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32.0 years old, Other race residents: 31.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Keith County is $438 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $502 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $663 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ogallala, Paxton, Brule, Belmar, Martin, Lemoyne, Roscoe, Keystone, Sarben.

Keith County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Keith County: Covenant Cedars Camp (A), Schafer (B), Thummel (C), Havens (D), Merrick County Fairgrounds (E), Husker Co-op Elevator (F), Silver Creek Township Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Keith County include: Zion Lutheran Church (A), Saint Lawrence Catholic Church (B), United Methodist Church (C), Pierce Chapel (D), Emmanuel Church (E), Fairview Church (F), United Brethren Church (G), South Side Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Central City Cemetery (1), Chapman Cemetery (2), Clarks Cemetery (3), Silver Creek Cemetery (4), Fairview Cemetery (5), Prairie Creek Cemetery (6), Bureau Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Warm Slough (A), Wood River (B), Prairie Slough (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Keith County include: Kernel Field (1), Bader Memorial Park (2), Mormon Trail Historical Marker (3), Hord Lake State Recreation Area (4), Izaak Walton League Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Arthur County , Putnam County, New York , Northumberland County, Pennsylvania , Louisa County, Iowa , Sherman County , Wabash County, Indiana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.1%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 145
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 205 (41.1% naturalized citizens)

Keith County:

2.5%
Whole state:

7.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 15
  • 2000 to 2009: 59
  • 1990 to 1999: 21
  • 1980 to 1989: 26
  • 1970 to 1979: 6
  • Before 1970: 52
Note: State values scaled to Keith County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 86.5%

Keith County marital status for males Keith County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,791
  • One, attached: 114
  • Two: 154
  • 3 or 4: 213
  • 5 to 9: 58
  • 10 to 19: 41
  • 20 to 49: 37
  • 50 or more: 1
  • Mobile homes: 1,044

Housing units in Keith County with a mortgage: 1,352 (18 second mortgage, 23 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,267

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Keith County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,34613
Mainline Protestant1,6118
Catholic1,3002
Other1281
None2,983-
Keith 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
Keith County:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Keith County:

16.23 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

14.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Keith County:

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Keith County:

28.3%
State:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.3%
State:

12.9%

Agriculture in Keith County:

Average size of farms: 1730 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $263,246
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $226.67
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 60.68%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $248,079
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.40%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 54.49%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $151,431
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 82.37%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.22
Corn for grain: 74959 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 49499 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 4143 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 10 acres

Tornado activity:

Keith County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 3232591.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 18 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/3/1980, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Keith County-area historical earthquake activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 510.9 miles away from Keith County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 216.9 miles away from the county center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 301.4 miles away from the county center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 647.4 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 303.0 miles away from Keith County center
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 181.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Nebraska Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 11, 2007 to June 16, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1721: August 29, 2007, FEMA Id: 1721, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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, Incident Period: April 10, 2001 to April 23, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1373: May 16, 2001, FEMA Id: 1373, Natural disaster type: Storm

The number of natural disasters in Keith County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Health care (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Computer and electronic products (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

  • Mexico (43%)
  • Korea (13%)
  • Nigeria (12%)
  • India (8%)
  • Costa Rica (5%)
  • England (4%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (4%)

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

  • German (35%)
  • American (9%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (6%)
  • Polish (4%)
  • Swedish (4%)
  • Dutch (2%)

Keith County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,188 (77.5%)
  • Carpooled: 307 (7.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 44 (1.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 26 (0.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 113 (2.7%)
  • Walked: 212 (5.2%)
  • Worked at home: 222 (5.4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 64 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

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

  • 44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,311.

6.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,321 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.86%
Nebraska average:

6.38%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.40% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($15,872 average AGI)
3.46% relocated from other states ($18,450 average AGI)
Keith County:

3.46%
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 Lincoln County, NE  0.69% ($32,818 average AGI)
from Perkins County, NE  0.44% ($21,571)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.38% ($22,917)


7.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,665 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
Nebraska average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.26% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($17,193 average AGI)
3.64% relocated to other states ($14,472 average AGI)
Keith County:

3.64%
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 Lincoln County, NE  0.87% ($41,607 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, NE  0.68% ($21,955)
to Buffalo County, NE  0.44% ($22,857)
to Perkins County, NE  0.37% ($30,833)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in Keith County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Keith County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Keith County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Keith County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Keith County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,841 (1,614 aged, 227 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 178 (10%)

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 Keith County, Nebraska in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (123)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (98)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (90)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (87)
  • Congestive heart failure (60)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (53)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (42)
  • Generalized and unspecified atherosclerosis (42)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (38)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (28)

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: 11.9
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,118
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 214
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 29,151

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,152
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,008

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 69
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 132

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,310
  • In family households: 6,405 (1,243 male householders, 1,199 female householders)
    1,954 spouses, 1,649 children (1,521 natural, 81 adopted, 45 stepchildren), 158 grandchildren, 26 brothers or sisters, 15 parents, 14 other relatives, 101 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,824 (738 male householders (573 living alone)), 790 female householders (709 living alone)), 297 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 88

Size of family households: 1,436 2-persons, 371 3-persons, 331 4-persons, 198 5-persons, 51 6-persons, 37 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,283 1-person, 167 2-persons, 29 3-persons, 57 4-persons.

951 married couples with children.
523 single-parent households (158 men, 365 women).

95.0% of residents of Keith speak English at home.
3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 46% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $51,193,000 ($6,094 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $628,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,128,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $8,081,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,321,000
Federal grants: $7,787,000
Federal procurement contracts: $781,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,095,000 ($62,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $832,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,851,000
Federal Government insurance: $38,504,000

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

Births: 480
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 531
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +26
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -500
Here -60 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Keith County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.74 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:

4.6
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 85
  • 2000 to 2009: 340
  • 1990 to 1999: 419
  • 1980 to 1989: 629
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,400
  • 1960 to 1969: 585
  • 1950 to 1959: 647
  • 1940 to 1949: 432
  • 1939 or earlier: 844
Note: State values scaled to Keith population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Keith County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Keith County population
  • 1 room: 3
  • 2 rooms: 1
  • 3 rooms: 42
  • 4 rooms: 202
  • 5 rooms: 423
  • 6 rooms: 461
  • 7 rooms: 298
  • 8 rooms: 405
  • 9+ rooms: 769
  • 1 room: 72
  • 2 rooms: 100
  • 3 rooms: 135
  • 4 rooms: 370
  • 5 rooms: 215
  • 6 rooms: 242
  • 7 rooms: 129
  • 8 rooms: 36
  • 9+ rooms: 68
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Keith County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Keith County population
  • no bedroom: 4
  • 1 bedroom: 50
  • 2 bedrooms: 589
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,025
  • 4 bedrooms: 657
  • 5+ bedrooms: 287
  • no bedroom: 69
  • 1 bedroom: 266
  • 2 bedrooms: 471
  • 3 bedrooms: 365
  • 4 bedrooms: 182
  • 5+ bedrooms: 16
Cars and other vehicles available in Keith County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Keith County population
  • no vehicle: 35
  • 1 vehicle: 439
  • 2 vehicles: 1,087
  • 3 vehicles: 603
  • 4 vehicles: 258
  • 5+ vehicles: 185
  • no vehicle: 252
  • 1 vehicle: 607
  • 2 vehicles: 340
  • 3 vehicles: 112
  • 4 vehicles: 36
  • 5+ vehicles: 14

83% of Keith County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Nebraska.

Keith County:

82.7%
State average:

83.5%

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

  • This state: 5,145
  • Other state: 2,905
  • Northeast: 90
  • Midwest: 1,086
  • South: 446
  • West: 1,314

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Keith County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (42.4%)
  • Electricity (42.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.5%)
  • Wood (2.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Electricity (50.8%)
  • Utility gas (36.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.3%)
  • No fuel used (2.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 93
Here:

11.0%
Nebraska:

11.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Nebraska:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 66
Here:

33.2%
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)

Keith County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $777,000
    General - Other: $694,000
    Police Protection: $477,000
    Central Staff Services: $398,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $343,000
    Corrections - Other: $277,000
    Financial Administration: $256,000
    General Public Buildings: $143,000
    Welfare - Other: $97,000
    Health Services - Other: $88,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $69,000
    Libraries: $5,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Hospitals: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Hospitals: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $315,000
    Regular Highways: $120,000
    Police Protection: $73,000
    General Public Building: $66,000
    General - Other: $12,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,000
    Judicial: $3,000
    Central Staff: $2,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,480,000

Keith County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $285,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $29,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $123,000
    General Support: $42,000
    Highways: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $175,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $43,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $762,000
    General Support: $128,000
    Public Welfare: $92,000
    All Other: $71,000
    Health & Hospitals: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,229,000
    NEC: $209,000
    Other Selective Sales: $117,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $56,000
    Public Utilities: $37,000
    Total General Sales: $6,000

Keith County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,697,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 99
  • Number of aged recipients: 10
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 89
  • Number of recipients under 18: 11
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 72
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 16
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 43
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 41
Keith County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Keith County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Keith County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7578.1 years
William5276.8 years
Mary4485.9 years
George3978.3 years
Charles3873.8 years
Robert3673.4 years
Anna3586.0 years
James3172.4 years
Harold2873.3 years
Dorothy2876.9 years
Most common last names in Keith County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson2677.0 years
Peterson2576.1 years
Brown2376.4 years
Wilson2376.2 years
Johnson1979.8 years
Peters1981.7 years
Walker1678.8 years
Smith1680.1 years
Hahn1680.4 years
Miller1681.3 years
Businesses in Keith County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1McDonald's1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1Rodeway Inn1
Dairy Queen1Safeway1
Days Inn2Super 81
Dennys1Taco Bell1
FedEx3True Value1
Ford1U-Haul2
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
Holiday Inn1UPS1
KFC1Vons1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1