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Thayer County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2019: 5,109 (all rural); it was 6,055 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 777
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,036
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,032
Renter-occupied apartments: 483 (it was 509 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Land area: 575 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Thayer County: 73.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (25.9%), Educational, health and social services (24.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (15.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 45%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 50%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Thayer County, NE (2019)
    • 4,81079.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1382.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 851.4%Two or more races
    • 250.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 120.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 30.05%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

46.9 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years
Males: 2,572  (50.4%)
Females: 2,537  (49.6%)
Average household size:
Thayer County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,330 ($30,740 in 1999)
This county:

$53,330
Nebraska:

$63,229

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $417 (lower quartile is $361, upper quartile is $494)
This county:

$417
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $79,145 (it was $43,200 in 2000)
Thayer:

$79,145
Nebraska:

$172,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $45,498 - $133,942
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $962
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $395

Institutionalized population: 153

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: 34
  • Thefts: 79
  • Auto thefts: 7

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 17
  • Thefts: 35
  • Auto thefts: 2
Thayer County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $76,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $174,800
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,900
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $174,700
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $193,500
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $193,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $191,400
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $230,600
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $185,400
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $342,500
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $291,800
  • 2018: 11 buildings, average cost: $232,900
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $182,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Thayer, NE residents
Average permit cost in Thayer, NE
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,350 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $855 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Thayer, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Thayer, NE in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Thayer, NE in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.6%
Thayer County:

8.6%
Nebraska:

9.9%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.1% for Black residents, 21.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.6% for American Indian residents, 4.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.9 years old
(Males: 45.3 years old, Females: 49.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.0 years old, Black residents: 49.0 years old, American Indian residents: 74.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 37.4 years old, Other race residents: 15.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Thayer 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: Hebron, Deshler, Davenport, Bruning, Chester, Alexandria, Byron, Carleton, Belvidere, Hubbell.

Thayer 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 Thayer County: Webster County Fair Grounds (A), Red Cloud Golf Club (B), Bells Sleepy Valley Campground (C), Indian Oven Ruins (D), Lawrence Country Club (E), Rosemont (F), Starke Round Barn (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Thayer County include: Dane Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), New Hope Church (C), New Virginia Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Catherton Cemetery (1), Eckley Cemetery (2), Walker Cemetery (3), Cloverton Cemetery (4), Columbia Cemetery (5), Batin Cemetery (6), Beaver Creek Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Sibert Reservoir (A), Vance Reservoir (B), Twin Oaks Reservoir (C), Talkington Reservoir (D), Siebrass Reservoir (E), Seeman Reservoir (F), Ray Reservoir (G), Ohmstede Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Minnie Creek (A), School Creek (B), Sand Creek (C), Rankin Creek (D), Lost Creek (E), Oak Creek (F), Cedar Creek (G), Louisa Creek (H), Elm Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Thayer County include: Republican Valley Wayside Park (1), Benjamin Wagoner Memorial Cemetery Historical Marker (2), Willa Cather Memorial Prairie Historical Marker (3), Emmanuel Lutheran Church Historical Marker (4), Catherland Historical Marker (5), Indian Creek State Wildlife Management Area (6), Elm Creek State Wildlife Management Area (7), Liberty Cove Recreation Area (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Churchill County, Nevada , Wasatch County, Utah , Fillmore County , Gosper County , Hitchcock County , Jewell County, Kansas , Nuckolls County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

1.8%
Nebraska:

2.7%

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

Current college students: 99
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 39 (50.9% naturalized citizens)

Thayer County:

0.8%
Whole state:

7.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 112010 or later
  • 72000 to 2009
  • 191990 to 1999
  • 121980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 18Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.7%

Thayer County marital status for males Thayer County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,572
  • One, attached: 44
  • Two: 45
  • 3 or 4: 11
  • 5 to 9: 41
  • 10 to 19: 2
  • 20 or more: 37
  • Mobile homes: 40

Housing units in Thayer County with a mortgage: 659 (4 second mortgage, 31 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,155

Here:

99.8% with mortgage
State:

59.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Thayer County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,47417
Evangelical Protestant2,22415
Catholic4502
None80-
Thayer 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
Thayer County:

7.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Thayer County:

11.60 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

23.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Thayer County:

10.2%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Thayer County:

29.5%
State:

28.0%

Agriculture in Thayer County:

Average size of farms: 682 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $181,474
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $225.99
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.67%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 40.70%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $160,954
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 69.84%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 49.73%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $131,894
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.46%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.58
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.44%
Corn for grain: 106927 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 26560 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 85370 harvested acres
Vegetables: 211 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Thayer County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 1627892.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 8 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 3/13/1990, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Thayer County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 453% 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 261.8 miles away from Thayer County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 324.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 117.5 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) earthquake occurred 200.7 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 261.7 miles away from Thayer County center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 149.9 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 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
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 10, 2007 to December 12, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1739: January 11, 2008, FEMA Id: 1739, 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 Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 09, 2003 to July 14, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1480: July 21, 2003, FEMA Id: 1480, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Thayer County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Thayer

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,290 (83.4%)
  • Carpooled: 144 (5.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 15 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 126 (4.6%)
  • Worked at home: 163 (5.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (66%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Denmark (5%)
  • South Africa (5%)
  • Australia (5%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (3%)
  • Canada (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Thayer County


  • German (62%)
  • American (8%)
  • English (3%)
  • Czech (3%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Eastern European (2%)
  • European (1%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
180 people in nursing homes

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

  • 150 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,246.

4.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,951 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.97%
Nebraska average:

6.35%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.90% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($31,431 average AGI)
1.07% relocated from other states ($9,520 average AGI)
Thayer County:

1.07%
Nebraska average:

2.81%

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


5.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,342 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Nebraska average:

6.52%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.97% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($28,570 average AGI)
1.55% relocated to other states ($14,772 average AGI)
Thayer County:

1.55%
Nebraska average:

2.97%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.7

Births per 1000 population in Thayer County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 15.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Thayer County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 1.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Thayer County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Thayer County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Thayer County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Thayer County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Thayer County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Thayer County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Thayer County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,433 (1,298 aged, 135 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 119 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Unspecified dementia (70)
  • Congestive heart failure (56)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (21)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (13)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 18.19
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,640
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 255
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 20,735

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 754
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,545
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 37

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 18

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,109
  • Male householders: 1,251 (345 living alone), Female householders: 1,028 (383 living alone)
  • 1,238 spouses (1,232 opposite-sex spouses), 108 unmarried partners, (108 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,214 children (1,132 natural, 31 adopted, 49 stepchildren), 26 grandchildren, 17 brothers or sisters, 17 parents, 0 foster children, 14 other relatives, 54 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 146

Size of family households: 938 2-persons, 197 3-persons, 171 4-persons, 102 5-persons, 26 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 728 1-person, 91 2-persons, 4 5-persons.

901 married couples with children.
184 single-parent households (64 men, 120 women).

97.6% of residents of Thayer speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $45,577,000 ($8,290 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $383,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $18,909,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,441,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,103,000
Federal grants: $6,733,000
Federal procurement contracts: $496,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,895,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,806,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,490,000
Federal Government insurance: $43,046,000

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

Births: 282
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 491
Here:

90 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: -405
Here -75 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Thayer County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.40 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.9
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.3

Year house built in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • Year house built in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • 62014 or later
  • 662010 to 2013
  • 1032000 to 2009
  • 1301990 to 1999
  • 2421980 to 1989
  • 3521970 to 1979
  • 2601960 to 1969
  • 2831950 to 1959
  • 1881940 to 1949
  • 1,0961939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Thayer County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • 41 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 123 rooms
  • 2014 rooms
  • 2925 rooms
  • 2436 rooms
  • 3067 rooms
  • 3068 rooms
  • 4289+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • 61 room
  • 252 rooms
  • 223 rooms
  • 894 rooms
  • 1375 rooms
  • 976 rooms
  • 247 rooms
  • 218 rooms
  • 629+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Thayer County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • 4no bedroom
  • 531 bedroom
  • 4742 bedrooms
  • 7143 bedrooms
  • 3714 bedrooms
  • 1825+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thayer County, Nebraska
  • 6no bedroom
  • 771 bedroom
  • 2152 bedrooms
  • 1193 bedrooms
  • 514 bedrooms
  • 195+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Thayer County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Thayer County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Thayer County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 19no vehicle
  • 3651 vehicle
  • 7572 vehicles
  • 4023 vehicles
  • 1564 vehicles
  • 1015+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Thayer County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Thayer County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 97no vehicle
  • 1621 vehicle
  • 1302 vehicles
  • 633 vehicles
  • 324 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

92.5% of Thayer County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Nebraska.

Thayer County:

92.5%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 3,815
  • Other state: 1,242
  • Northeast: 43
  • Midwest: 678
  • South: 167
  • West: 354
Year householders moved into unit in Thayer County, NE
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Thayer County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.9%Utility gas
  • 29.7%Electricity
  • 17.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 49.1%Utility gas
  • 35.3%Electricity
  • 14.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 16
Here:

2.9%
Nebraska:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 11
Here:

5.1%
Nebraska:

12.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2
Here:

2.1%
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

Thayer County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,763,000
    Other: $270,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Police Protection: $126,000
    General - Other: $108,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
    Central Staff Services: $34,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Financial Administration: $13,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $16,929,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $6,266,000
    Regular Highways: $1,180,000
    Police Protection: $662,000
    Financial Administration: $378,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $235,000
    General - Other: $226,000
    General Public Buildings: $75,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,888,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General - Other: $727,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,659,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,147,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,099,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $122,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,068,000
    Regular Highways: $861,000
    Police Protection: $96,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    General Public Building: $24,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,590,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,342,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,415,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $962,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $939,000
    Death and Gift: $507,000
    Other: $40,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,819,000

Thayer County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,763,000
    Other: $270,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Police Protection: $126,000
    General - Other: $108,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
    Central Staff Services: $34,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Financial Administration: $13,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $16,929,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $6,266,000
    Regular Highways: $1,180,000
    Police Protection: $662,000
    Financial Administration: $378,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $235,000
    General - Other: $226,000
    General Public Buildings: $75,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,888,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General - Other: $727,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,659,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,147,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,099,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $122,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,068,000
    Regular Highways: $861,000
    Police Protection: $96,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    General Public Building: $24,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,590,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,342,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,415,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $962,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $939,000
    Death and Gift: $507,000
    Other: $40,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,819,000

Thayer County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,763,000
    Other: $270,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Police Protection: $126,000
    General - Other: $108,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
    Central Staff Services: $34,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Financial Administration: $13,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $16,929,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $6,266,000
    Regular Highways: $1,180,000
    Police Protection: $662,000
    Financial Administration: $378,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $235,000
    General - Other: $226,000
    General Public Buildings: $75,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,888,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General - Other: $727,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,659,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,147,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,099,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $122,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,068,000
    Regular Highways: $861,000
    Police Protection: $96,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    General Public Building: $24,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,590,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,342,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,415,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $962,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $939,000
    Death and Gift: $507,000
    Other: $40,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,819,000

Thayer County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,763,000
    Other: $270,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Police Protection: $126,000
    General - Other: $108,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
    Central Staff Services: $34,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Financial Administration: $13,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $16,929,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $6,266,000
    Regular Highways: $1,180,000
    Police Protection: $662,000
    Financial Administration: $378,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $235,000
    General - Other: $226,000
    General Public Buildings: $75,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,888,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General - Other: $727,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,659,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,147,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,099,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $122,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,068,000
    Regular Highways: $861,000
    Police Protection: $96,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    General Public Building: $24,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,590,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,342,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,415,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $962,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $939,000
    Death and Gift: $507,000
    Other: $40,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,819,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 85
  • Number of aged recipients: 19
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 66
  • Number of recipients under 18: 11
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 48
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 26
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 40
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 52
Most common first names in Thayer County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7279.9 years
William6183.0 years
George5481.7 years
Anna4788.0 years
Henry4282.7 years
Mary4184.1 years
Fred4081.9 years
Walter3678.1 years
Albert3180.6 years
Frank2980.9 years
Most common last names in Thayer County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meyer3379.9 years
Johnson2781.6 years
Harms2082.2 years
Heinrichs1780.6 years
Reinke1781.7 years
Miller1679.1 years
Bowman1678.8 years
Bruning1684.8 years
Vieselmeyer1580.9 years
Virus1578.9 years
Businesses in Thayer County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Ford1True Value1
Subway1U.S. Cellular1

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