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Nemaha County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2016: 7,198 (48% urban, 52% rural); it was 7,576 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,159
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 938
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,209
Renter-occupied apartments: 855 (it was 838 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

33%

Land area: 409 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 18 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Nemaha County: 75.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (31.5%), Educational, health and social services (17.6%), Retail trade (13.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 58%
  • Government: 11%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Nemaha County, Nebraska:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  37.9 years
Nebraska median age:  36.3 years
Males: 3,543  (49.2%)
Females: 3,655  (50.8%)

Nemaha County,NE real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Nemaha County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $55,201 ($32,588 in 1999)

This county:

$55,201
Nebraska:

$56,927

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $484 (lower quartile is $422, upper quartile is $570)
This county:

$484
State:

$633


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $117,790 (it was $61,900 in 2000)
Nemaha:

$117,790
Nebraska:

$148,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,449 - $205,984

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $132,893
Here:

$132,893
State:

$184,633

Townhouses or other attached units: $209,223
Here:

$209,223
State:

$173,063

In 2-unit structures: $72,215
Here:

$72,215
State:

$142,451

Mobile homes: $45,842
Here:

$45,842
State:

$34,052
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,134
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $433

Institutionalized population: 91

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 12
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 2
Nemaha County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $184,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $207,800
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $218,800
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,930 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,434 (1.6%)

Nemaha County household income distribution in 2013 Nemaha County home values distribution in 2013 Nemaha County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.0%
Nemaha County:

10.0%
Nebraska:

11.4%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.7% for Black residents, 46.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.1% for American Indian residents, 61.1% for other race residents, 23.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 37.9 years old
(Males: 36.6 years old, Females: 39.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.3 years old, Black residents: 23.6 years old, American Indian residents: 25.9 years old, Asian residents: 51.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.9 years old, Other race residents: 19.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Nemaha 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: Auburn, Peru, Johnson, Nemaha, Brock, Brownville, Julian.

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

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Neighboring counties: Pershing County, Nevada , Logan County, Illinois , Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania , Tuscarawas County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 679
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 94.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 66 (45.3% naturalized citizens)

Nemaha County:

0.9%
Whole state:

7.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 212010 or later
  • 112000 to 2009
  • 141990 to 1999
  • 211980 to 1989
  • 61970 to 1979
  • 21Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 81.2%

Nemaha County marital status for males Nemaha County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,846
  • One, attached: 39
  • Two: 48
  • 3 or 4: 143
  • 5 to 9: 144
  • 10 to 19: 43
  • 20 to 49: 152
  • 50 or more: 16
  • Mobile homes: 128

Housing units in Nemaha County with a mortgage: 1,028 (22 second mortgage, 69 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,004

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Nemaha County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,1503
Mainline Protestant2,44918
Evangelical Protestant1,2438
Other71
None399-
Nemaha 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: 4
Nemaha County:

5.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Nemaha County:

5.69 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

9.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Nemaha County:

8.7%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Nemaha County:

29.0%
State:

28.0%

Agriculture in Nemaha County:

Average size of farms: 529 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $78,206
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $115.02
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 45.14%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $91,162
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 70.55%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.29%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $85,786
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.34%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.75
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.72%
Corn for grain: 79320 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3442 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 85682 harvested acres
Vegetables: 10 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 90 acres

Earthquake activity:

Nemaha County-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 22.2 miles away from Nemaha 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 228.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 445.0 miles away from the 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 321.4 miles away from the county center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.9 miles away from Nemaha County center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 120.0 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, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 06, 2015 to June 17, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4225: June 25, 2015, FEMA Id: 4225, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2014 to June 04, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4185: July 28, 2014, FEMA Id: 4185, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Flooding, Incident Period: June 17, 2011 to August 01, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3323: June 18, 2011, FEMA Id: 3323, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Nebraska Flooding, Incident Period: May 24, 2011 to August 01, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4013: August 12, 2011, FEMA Id: 4013, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornado, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: September 13, 2010 to September 14, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1945: October 21, 2010, FEMA Id: 1945, 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 16, 2009 to November 17, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1864: December 16, 2009, FEMA Id: 1864, Natural disaster type: 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
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Nemaha County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (31%)
  • Russia (14%)
  • Canada (14%)
  • Ethiopia (11%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Nigeria (8%)
  • Ecuador (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Nemaha County


  • German (40%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • American (10%)
  • English (8%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)

Nemaha County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,714 (76.9%)
  • Carpooled: 363 (10.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 2 (0.1%)
  • Bicycle: 9 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 232 (6.6%)
  • Worked at home: 183 (5.2%)
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 354 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 105 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 382 people in college/university student housing
  • 78 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $56,053.

6.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,814 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
Nebraska average:

6.38%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.16% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($21,210 average AGI)
2.46% relocated from other states ($15,605 average AGI)
Nemaha County:

2.46%
Nebraska average:

2.71%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Otoe County, NE  1.23% ($39,613 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.71% ($22,389)
from Douglas County, NE  0.48% ($41,417)
from Richardson County, NE  0.48% ($41,167)


6.43% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,685 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Nebraska average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.69% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($18,568 average AGI)
2.74% relocated to other states ($20,117 average AGI)
Nemaha County:

2.74%
Nebraska average:

2.88%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lancaster County, NE  0.68% ($27,294 average AGI)
to Otoe County, NE  0.60% ($33,000)
to Douglas County, NE  0.56% ($39,143)
to Richardson County, NE  0.52% ($38,000)
to Johnson County, NE  0.44% ($37,455)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.6

Births per 1000 population in Nemaha County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Nemaha County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Nemaha County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nemaha County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Nemaha County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nemaha County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nemaha County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nemaha County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Nemaha County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,425 (1,225 aged, 200 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 146 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (105)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (83)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (81)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (68)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (55)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (54)
  • Congestive heart failure (54)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (48)
  • Unspecified dementia (35)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (24)

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: 14.15
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,707
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 283
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 30,324

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,192
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 689
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 29

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 39
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 101

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,198
  • In family households: 5,323 (980 male householders, 857 female householders)
    1,459 spouses, 1,757 children (1,612 natural, 42 adopted, 105 stepchildren), 78 grandchildren, 40 brothers or sisters, 5 parents, 38 other relatives, 78 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,335 (613 male householders (474 living alone)), 441 female householders (417 living alone)), 277 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 540

Size of family households: 1,017 2-persons, 331 3-persons, 289 4-persons, 110 5-persons, 58 6-persons, 28 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 891 1-person, 122 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 6 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

1,102 married couples with children.
337 single-parent households (112 men, 225 women).

97.4% of residents of Nemaha speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (82% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $49,659,000 ($7,027 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,126,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $19,344,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,948,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,124,000
Federal grants: $8,059,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,952,000 ($1,505,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,233,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,135,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,841,000
Federal Government insurance: $32,427,000

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

Births: 369
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 497
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -472
Here -68 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Nemaha County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.60 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

Year house built in Nemaha County, Nebraska Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 312014 or later
  • 602010 to 2013
  • 3162000 to 2009
  • 3921990 to 1999
  • 1541980 to 1989
  • 4471970 to 1979
  • 3321960 to 1969
  • 2381950 to 1959
  • 2461940 to 1949
  • 1,3031939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Nemaha County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Nemaha County, Nebraska Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 01 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 443 rooms
  • 1724 rooms
  • 3005 rooms
  • 2606 rooms
  • 3497 rooms
  • 3118 rooms
  • 5889+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nemaha County, Nebraska Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 571 room
  • 522 rooms
  • 973 rooms
  • 1524 rooms
  • 1895 rooms
  • 1606 rooms
  • 357 rooms
  • 548 rooms
  • 769+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nemaha County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Nemaha County, Nebraska Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 4682 bedrooms
  • 8193 bedrooms
  • 5254 bedrooms
  • 1295+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nemaha County, Nebraska Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 55no bedroom
  • 1741 bedroom
  • 2282 bedrooms
  • 2443 bedrooms
  • 1374 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Nemaha County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Nemaha County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 20no vehicle
  • 3771 vehicle
  • 8312 vehicles
  • 5383 vehicles
  • 1754 vehicles
  • 855+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Nemaha County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Nemaha County population
  • 114no vehicle
  • 3461 vehicle
  • 2212 vehicles
  • 1083 vehicles
  • 344 vehicles
  • 465+ vehicles

81.8% of Nemaha County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Nebraska.

Nemaha County:

81.8%
State average:

83.5%

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

  • This state: 5,082
  • Other state: 1,977
  • Northeast: 148
  • Midwest: 1,064
  • South: 358
  • West: 401
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nemaha County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 40.5%Electricity
  • 33.1%Utility gas
  • 19.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Wood
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 44.9%Electricity
  • 40.9%Utility gas
  • 9.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 2.4%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Here:

4.0%
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: 34
Here:

4.5%
Nebraska:

21.9%

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

Nemaha County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $5,860,000
    Regular Highways: $1,348,000
    General - Other: $374,000
    Police Protection: $264,000
    Financial Administration: $193,000
    General Public Buildings: $190,000
    Corrections - Other: $177,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $171,000
    Central Staff Services: $153,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $65,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $45,000
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $8,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $7,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $5,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $225,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Own Hospitals: $989,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,939,000

Nemaha County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,506,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $17,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $506,000
    Health & Hospitals: $49,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $146,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $642,000
    General Support: $271,000
    Health & Hospitals: $164,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,387,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $218,000
    Public Utilities: $23,000
    Other Selective Sales: $9,000

Nemaha County government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,600,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $4,730,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,730,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,600,000

Nemaha County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,703,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $519,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 117
  • Number of aged recipients: 12
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 105
  • Number of recipients under 18: 15
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 84
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 18
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 53
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 47
Nemaha County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Nemaha County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Nemaha County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7480.7 years
William5678.1 years
Mary4582.9 years
Robert4368.8 years
Emma3886.0 years
George3581.5 years
Henry3382.8 years
Anna3284.7 years
Charles3078.7 years
Ruth2781.8 years
Most common last names in Nemaha County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gerdes3480.1 years
Bohling3482.3 years
Oestmann3278.6 years
Hahn2681.5 years
Adams2374.6 years
Smith2079.5 years
Johnson1882.4 years
Rogge1878.1 years
Meyer1778.9 years
Behrends1774.1 years
Businesses in Nemaha County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Pizza Hut1U.S. Cellular1
Quiznos1UPS2
SONIC Drive-In1