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Red Willow County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2014: 10,867 (68% urban, 32% rural); it was 11,448 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,771
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,500
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,327
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,392 (it was 1,383 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

33%

Land area: 717 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Red Willow County: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (22.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (21.8%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (15.9%), Educational, health and social services (15.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 57%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Red Willow County, Nebraska:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Nebraska median age:  36.0 years
Males: 5,389  (49.6%)
Females: 5,478  (50.4%)

Red Willow County,NE real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Red Willow County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $44,550 ($32,293 in 1999)

This county:

$44,550
Nebraska:

$54,996

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $400 (lower quartile is $339, upper quartile is $568)
This county:

$400
State:

$611


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $91,530 (it was $59,000 in 2000)
Red Willow:

$91,530
Nebraska:

$141,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,860 - $151,079
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $954
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $444

Institutionalized population: 246

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 12
  • Thefts: 33
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 9
  • Thefts: 9
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $269,200
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $196,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $211,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,397 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,265 (1.4%)

Red Willow County household income distribution in 2009 Red Willow County home values distribution Red Willow County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 10.6%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.8% for Black residents, 1.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 10.4%
Red Willow County:

10.4%
Nebraska:

12.6%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.0% for Black residents, 1.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 41 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 18 years old, American Indian residents: 24 years old, Asian residents: 44 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Red Willow County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $502 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $730 a month.

Cities in this county include: McCook, Indianola, Bartley, Danbury, Lebanon.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Red Willow County: School Number 96 (A), Hollinger (B), Hendley (C), Arapahoe Golf Course (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Red Willow County include: Bethel Church (A), Lutheran Church (B), Sunny Slope Church (C), Spring Green Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Arapahoe Cemetery (1), Edison Cemetery (2), Pleasantview Cemetery (3), Deaver Cemetery (4), Stump Cemetery (5), Garfield Cemetery (6), Spring Green Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Ehrke Reservoir (A), Furnas Company Road Dam Reservoir Number 1 (B), Grove Reservoir (C), Kleckner Reservoir (D), McCue Reservoir (E), Sturtevant Reservoir (F), Wilsonville Reservoir (G), Ziebell Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Timmons Creek (A), Muddy Creek (B), Swartz Creek (C), Medicine Creek (D), Little Antelope Creek (E), Elk Creek (F), Sheep Creek (G), Maple Creek (H), Jones Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Red Willow County include: Oxford State Wildlife Management Area (1), Republican River Flood of 1935 Historical Marker (2), Norwegian Lutheran Church Historical Marker (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Chase County , Darke County, Ohio , New York County, New York , Furnas County , Kearney County , Smith County, Kansas , Washington County, Kansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.4%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 454
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 134 (44% naturalized citizens)

Red Willow County:

1.2%
Whole state:

4.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 31
  • 1990 to 1994: 27
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 15
  • 1975 to 1979: 9
  • 1970 to 1974: 5
  • 1970 to 1974: 8
  • 1965 to 1969: 39
Note: State values scaled to Red Willow County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 92.1%

Red Willow County marital status for males Red Willow County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,021
  • One, attached: 102
  • Two: 108
  • 3 or 4: 146
  • 5 to 9: 141
  • 10 to 19: 84
  • 20 or more: 202
  • Mobile homes: 464
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Housing units in Red Willow County with a mortgage: 1,416 (88 second mortgage, 101 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,262

Here:

52.9% with mortgage
State:

64.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Red Willow County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7874
Evangelical Protestant2,22613
Mainline Protestant2,2068
Other3193
None2,517-
Red Willow 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: 1
Red Willow County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Red Willow County:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

4.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Red Willow County:

8.1%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Red Willow County:

28.3%
State:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
State:

12.9%

Agriculture in Red Willow County:

Average size of farms: 1129 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $251,374
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $170.18
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 75.34%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $244,796
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.25%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 31.71%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $138,978
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.47%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.51
Corn for grain: 37126 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 66480 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 6957 harvested acres
Vegetables: 15 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Red Willow County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 3386399.9 times below overall U.S. average.
On 6/22/1969, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Red Willow County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 46% 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 600.2 miles away from Red Willow 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 304.4 miles away from the county center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 322.6 miles away from the 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 197.3 miles away from the county center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 254.8 miles away from Red Willow County center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.2 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, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 19, 2011 to June 21, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4014: August 12, 2011, FEMA Id: 4014, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 22, 2008 to June 24, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1770: June 20, 2008, FEMA Id: 1770, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Nebraska 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 Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to November 28, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1627: January 26, 2006, FEMA Id: 1627, 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, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 20, 2004 to June 01, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1517: May 25, 2004, FEMA Id: 1517, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Nebraska Severe 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
  • Nebraska Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: June 10, 1990 to July 30, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-873: July 04, 1990, FEMA Id: 873, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Red Willow County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (25%)
  • United Kingdom (19%)
  • Germany (16%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (11%)
  • Australia (10%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • Poland (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Red Willow County (%):

  • German (47%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • United States or American (7%)
  • Swedish (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Norwegian (2%)

Red Willow County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,601 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 578 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Railroad: 13 (0%)
  • Walked: 198 (3%)
  • Other means: 27 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 284 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


People in group quarters in Red Willow County, Nebraska in 2000:

  • 139 people in nursing homes
  • 76 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Red Willow County, Nebraska in 2010:

  • 158 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 106 people in college/university student housing
  • 88 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,377.

6.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,546 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
Nebraska average:

6.38%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.41% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($17,466 average AGI)
2.83% relocated from other states ($11,080 average AGI)
Red Willow County:

2.83%
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 Hitchcock County, NE  0.76% ($26,906 average AGI)
from Furnas County, NE  0.43% ($30,889)
from Lincoln County, NE  0.29% ($68,000)
from Lancaster County, NE  0.26% ($42,364)
from Buffalo County, NE  0.24% ($19,200)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Nebraska average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.04% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($16,918 average AGI)
2.91% relocated to other states ($12,262 average AGI)
Red Willow County:

2.91%
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 Lancaster County, NE  0.69% ($31,069 average AGI)
to Hitchcock County, NE  0.57% ($26,250)
to Buffalo County, NE  0.43% ($22,611)
to Furnas County, NE  0.33% ($29,643)
to Hall County, NE  0.28% ($24,333)
to Lincoln County, NE  0.28% ($33,917)
to Douglas County, NE  0.24% ($13,400)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.4

Births per 1000 population in Red Willow County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Red Willow County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 1.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Red Willow County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Red Willow County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Red Willow County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,363 (2,076 aged, 287 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 248 (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 Red Willow County, Nebraska in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (129)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (116)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (106)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (87)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (87)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (72)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (72)
  • Congestive heart failure (68)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (42)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (41)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 8.98
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14,240
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 395
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 35,433

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,139
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,103
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 27

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 71
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 99

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,686
  • In family households: 8,715 (2,309 male householders, 653 female householders)
    2,416 spouses, 2,898 children (2,677 natural, 59 adopted, 162 stepchildren), 123 grandchildren, 45 brothers or sisters, 28 parents, 43 other relatives, 173 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,971 (826 male householders (678 living alone)), 875 female householders (795 living alone)), 270 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 369 (246 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,564 2-persons, 537 3-persons, 501 4-persons, 245 5-persons, 84 6-persons, 31 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,473 1-person, 199 2-persons, 20 3-persons, 6 4-persons, 2 5-persons, 1 6-persons.

2,227 married couples with children.
516 single-parent households (148 men, 368 women).

97.6% of residents of Red Willow County speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% speak English very well, 36% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $78,727,000 ($7,073 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,318,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $34,356,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,515,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $13,580,000
Federal grants: $10,294,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,533,000 ($31,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,450,000 ($338,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,731,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,845,000
Federal Government insurance: $31,017,000

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

Births: 706
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 676
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +21
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -426
Here -39 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Red Willow County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.65 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 2
  • 2000 to 2009: 109
  • 1990 to 1999: 402
  • 1980 to 1989: 601
  • 1970 to 1979: 739
  • 1960 to 1969: 636
  • 1950 to 1959: 535
  • 1940 to 1949: 392
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,851
Note: State values scaled to Red Willow population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Red Willow County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Red Willow County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 10
  • 3 rooms: 76
  • 4 rooms: 375
  • 5 rooms: 626
  • 6 rooms: 520
  • 7 rooms: 416
  • 8 rooms: 584
  • 9+ rooms: 720
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 101
  • 3 rooms: 315
  • 4 rooms: 346
  • 5 rooms: 306
  • 6 rooms: 133
  • 7 rooms: 62
  • 8 rooms: 45
  • 9+ rooms: 70
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Red Willow County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Red Willow County population
  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 85
  • 2 bedrooms: 803
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,215
  • 4 bedrooms: 841
  • 5+ bedrooms: 378
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 405
  • 2 bedrooms: 583
  • 3 bedrooms: 275
  • 4 bedrooms: 91
  • 5+ bedrooms: 21
Cars and other vehicles available in Red Willow County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Red Willow County population
  • no vehicle: 49
  • 1 vehicle: 726
  • 2 vehicles: 1,448
  • 3 vehicles: 756
  • 4 vehicles: 217
  • 5+ vehicles: 131
  • no vehicle: 152
  • 1 vehicle: 703
  • 2 vehicles: 357
  • 3 vehicles: 144
  • 4 vehicles: 16
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

61% of Red Willow County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Nebraska.

Red Willow County:

61.4%
State average:

55.7%

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

  • This state: 8,171
  • Northeast: 86
  • Midwest: 1,599
  • South: 270
  • West: 1,136

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $55,500


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 Red Willow County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (71.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.0%)
  • Electricity (12.9%)
  • Wood (1.9%)
  • Utility gas (70.1%)
  • Electricity (17.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 70
Here:

5.2%
Nebraska:

14.6%

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

1.6%
Nebraska:

10.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 30
Here:

6.8%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)

Red Willow County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,177,000
    Regular Highways: $935,000
    Parks and Recreation: $517,000
    Financial Administration: $304,000
    Correctional Institutions: $289,000
    Police Protection: $248,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $208,000
    Central Staff Services: $189,000
    Health - Other: $143,000
    Solid Waste Management: $122,000
    Local Fire Protection: $112,000
    General Public Buildings: $79,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $78,000
    Housing and Community Development: $66,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $53,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $74,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Natural Resources - Other: $183,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,001,000

Red Willow County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $54,000
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $97,000
    All Other: $67,000
    Housing and Community Development: $66,000
    Health and Hospitals: $15,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $601,000
    Housing and Community Development: $43,000
    Highways: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $168,000
    Interest Earnings: $4,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $740,000
    All Other: $302,000
    General Local Government Support: $60,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
    Public Welfare: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,307,000
    Death and Gift: $171,000

Red Willow County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,235,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,115,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000

Red Willow County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $598,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,072,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 167
  • Number of aged recipients: 11
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 156
  • Number of recipients under 18: 21
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 123
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 23
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 81
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 63
Red Willow County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Red Willow County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Red Willow County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10377.1 years
William8478.5 years
Robert6970.8 years
Mary6881.9 years
Charles5878.1 years
George4782.1 years
James4271.5 years
Helen4282.1 years
Harold3773.9 years
Margaret3779.2 years
Most common last names in Red Willow County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4577.6 years
Brown3371.1 years
Jones3077.0 years
Miller2775.5 years
Johnson2177.5 years
Burton2081.8 years
Moore1879.3 years
Ruppert1882.3 years
Stevens1882.0 years
Allen1874.2 years
Businesses in Red Willow County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1New Balance1
Chevrolet1Nike2
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Decora Cabinetry1Sears1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1Toyota1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1U.S. Cellular1
Honda1UPS3
JCPenney1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1
Lane Furniture1