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Richardson County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2019: 8,043 (49% urban, 51% rural); it was 9,531 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,216
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,560
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,984
Renter-occupied apartments: 942 (it was 1,009 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 553 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.7 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Richardson County: 73.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.3%), Construction (12.2%), Manufacturing (11.1%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Richardson County, NE (2019)
    • 7,35692.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2453.1%Two or more races
    • 2052.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1632.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 160.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 60.08%Asian alone
Median resident age:

48.1 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years
Males: 4,021  (50.0%)
Females: 4,022  (50.0%)
Average household size:
Richardson County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,313 ($29,884 in 1999)
This county:

$49,313
Nebraska:

$63,229

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $358 (lower quartile is $259, upper quartile is $428)
This county:

$358
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $76,706 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Richardson:

$76,706
Nebraska:

$172,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,946 - $132,837

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $139,500
Here:

$139,500
State:

$210,948

Mobile homes: $52,385
Here:

$52,385
State:

$46,228

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $981
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $419

Institutionalized population: 155

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: 6
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 1
Richardson County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $10,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $88,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $260,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $211,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $196,300
  • 2015: 45 buildings, average cost: $61,900
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $285,000
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Richardson, NE residents
Average permit cost in Richardson, NE
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,320 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $914 (1.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Richardson, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Richardson, NE in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Richardson, NE in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.9%
Richardson County:

10.9%
Nebraska:

9.9%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.1% for American Indian residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 48.1 years old
(Males: 45.6 years old, Females: 49.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.1 years old, Black residents: 41.2 years old, American Indian residents: 58.4 years old, Asian residents: 27.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 38.2 years old, Other race residents: 59.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richardson 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: Falls City, Humboldt, Shubert, Rulo, Verdon, Stella, Dawson, Salem, Preston, Barada.

Richardson 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: Richmond County, New York , Perry County, Pennsylvania , Montgomery County, Indiana , Livingston County, Missouri , Parke County, Indiana , Randolph County, Indiana .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.1%
Nebraska:

2.7%

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

Current college students: 209
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 90 (51.3% naturalized citizens)

Richardson County:

1.1%
Whole state:

7.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 112010 or later
  • 352000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 71980 to 1989
  • 81970 to 1979
  • 30Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 71.9%

Richardson County marital status for males Richardson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,946
  • One, attached: 1
  • Two: 46
  • 3 or 4: 109
  • 5 to 9: 218
  • 20 or more: 31
  • Mobile homes: 134

Housing units in Richardson County with a mortgage: 1,206 (11 second mortgage, 39 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,680

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

59.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Richardson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,31219
Catholic1,6605
Evangelical Protestant1,32211
Other21
None3,067-
Richardson 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
Richardson County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



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

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

10.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Richardson County:

8.8%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Richardson County:

30.9%
State:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.6%
State:

12.9%

Agriculture in Richardson County:

Average size of farms: 438 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $72,335
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $146.48
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 45.70%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $74,055
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 61.19%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $78,948
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.16%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.66
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.73%
Corn for grain: 86095 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3403 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 91266 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Richardson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 401% 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 264.5 miles away from Richardson County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 323.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 222.9 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 299.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 208.0 miles away from Richardson County center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 189.7 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: 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 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
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Richardson County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Richardson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,487 (82.6%)
  • Carpooled: 246 (8.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 31 (1.0%)
  • Walked: 131 (4.4%)
  • Worked at home: 116 (3.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)

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


  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (33%)
  • Greece (12%)
  • Poland (9%)
  • Mexico (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (7%)
  • Lithuania (7%)
  • England (7%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Richardson County


  • German (48%)
  • American (10%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (4%)
  • Swiss (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
194 people in nursing homes
9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
149 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,928.

4.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,295 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.14%
Nebraska average:

6.35%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.10% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($17,576 average AGI)
2.04% relocated from other states ($16,720 average AGI)
Richardson County:

2.04%
Nebraska average:

2.81%

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


4.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,185 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
Nebraska average:

6.52%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.42% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($24,569 average AGI)
1.66% relocated to other states ($14,615 average AGI)
Richardson County:

1.66%
Nebraska average:

2.97%

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  0.78% ($39,760 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Births per 1000 population in Richardson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 14.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Richardson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 1.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Richardson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Richardson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Richardson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Richardson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Richardson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Richardson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Richardson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,127 (1,812 aged, 315 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 205 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (168)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (72)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (47)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (21)
  • Unspecified dementia (21)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (11)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 11.26
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,750
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 281
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 63,012

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,099
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,844
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 46

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 53
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 69

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,043
  • Male householders: 1,881 (682 living alone), Female householders: 1,882 (633 living alone)
  • 1,726 spouses (1,714 opposite-sex spouses), 290 unmarried partners, (287 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,940 children (1,863 natural, 9 adopted, 75 stepchildren), 43 grandchildren, 21 brothers or sisters, 33 parents, 5 foster children, 5 other relatives, 99 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 142

Size of family households: 1,232 2-persons, 406 3-persons, 425 4-persons, 111 5-persons, 31 6-persons, 30 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,369 1-person, 132 2-persons, 14 3-persons, 18 4-persons.

1,082 married couples with children.
536 single-parent households (102 men, 434 women).

99.2% of residents of Richardson speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (59% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 34% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $70,017,000 ($7,881 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,066,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $29,436,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,263,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,829,000
Federal grants: $12,594,000
Federal procurement contracts: $563,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,332,000 ($40,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $437,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,318,000
Federal Government insurance: $35,766,000

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

Births: 440
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 779
Here:

89 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -452
Here -52 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Richardson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.49 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

Year house built in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • Year house built in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • 92014 or later
  • 862010 to 2013
  • 1882000 to 2009
  • 2281990 to 1999
  • 1741980 to 1989
  • 5381970 to 1979
  • 3401960 to 1969
  • 2911950 to 1959
  • 3591940 to 1949
  • 2,1251939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Richardson County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • 21 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 253 rooms
  • 1994 rooms
  • 6245 rooms
  • 7076 rooms
  • 3857 rooms
  • 2568 rooms
  • 6559+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • 291 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 1273 rooms
  • 2014 rooms
  • 2365 rooms
  • 826 rooms
  • 897 rooms
  • 1088 rooms
  • 309+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Richardson County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • 2no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 9092 bedrooms
  • 9813 bedrooms
  • 6324 bedrooms
  • 2615+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Richardson County, Nebraska
  • 45no bedroom
  • 1601 bedroom
  • 4222 bedrooms
  • 1453 bedrooms
  • 1214 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Richardson County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Richardson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Richardson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 33no vehicle
  • 6571 vehicle
  • 1,1272 vehicles
  • 6903 vehicles
  • 2954 vehicles
  • 535+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Richardson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Richardson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 75no vehicle
  • 4801 vehicle
  • 2752 vehicles
  • 643 vehicles
  • 44 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

92.1% of Richardson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Nebraska.

Richardson County:

92.1%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 5,631
  • Other state: 2,287
  • Northeast: 192
  • Midwest: 1,448
  • South: 230
  • West: 398
Year householders moved into unit in Richardson County, NE
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Richardson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.3%Utility gas
  • 21.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.6%Electricity
  • 4.5%Wood
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 39.5%Utility gas
  • 36.2%Electricity
  • 21.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 104
Here:

13.4%
Nebraska:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 69
Here:

16.2%
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

Richardson County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $539,000
    Regular Highways: $53,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $283,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,284,000
    Regular Highways: $2,182,000
    Correctional Institutions: $691,000
    Police Protection: $527,000
    Financial Administration: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $303,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $66,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $111,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,163,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,564,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $599,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $27,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $300,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,099,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,817,000
    Other: $190,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,683,000
    Death and Gift: $711,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $315,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,793,000

Richardson County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $539,000
    Regular Highways: $53,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $283,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,284,000
    Regular Highways: $2,182,000
    Correctional Institutions: $691,000
    Police Protection: $527,000
    Financial Administration: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $303,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $66,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $111,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,163,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,564,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $599,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $27,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $300,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,099,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,817,000
    Other: $190,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,683,000
    Death and Gift: $711,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $315,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,793,000

Richardson County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $539,000
    Regular Highways: $53,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $283,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,284,000
    Regular Highways: $2,182,000
    Correctional Institutions: $691,000
    Police Protection: $527,000
    Financial Administration: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $303,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $66,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $111,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,163,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,564,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $599,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $27,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $300,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,099,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,817,000
    Other: $190,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,683,000
    Death and Gift: $711,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $315,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,793,000

Richardson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $539,000
    Regular Highways: $53,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $283,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,284,000
    Regular Highways: $2,182,000
    Correctional Institutions: $691,000
    Police Protection: $527,000
    Financial Administration: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $303,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $66,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $111,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,163,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,564,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $599,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $27,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $300,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,099,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,817,000
    Other: $190,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,683,000
    Death and Gift: $711,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $315,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,793,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 144
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 127
  • Number of recipients under 18: 13
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 99
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 32
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 71
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 59
Most common first names in Richardson County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12679.0 years
Mary11682.2 years
William10979.0 years
Charles8780.0 years
Robert7770.5 years
Helen5881.1 years
George5878.7 years
Ruth5479.3 years
Henry5279.5 years
Harold4675.9 years
Most common last names in Richardson County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller3876.9 years
Shafer3578.4 years
Sailors3374.6 years
Smith3280.7 years
Johnson2977.6 years
Jones2776.6 years
Stalder2783.6 years
Brown2482.0 years
Hunzeker2379.2 years
Zimmerman2380.2 years
Businesses in Richardson County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1RadioShack1
Ford1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
Kroger1True Value1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U-Haul1
New Balance1U.S. Cellular1

Richardson County on our top lists:

  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"