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Dorchester, NE (Nebraska) Houses and Residents

Dorchester,NE index of house prices

Total population: 575 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 617 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 277 (237 occupied: 178 owner occupied, 58 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

25%
State:

35%

Housing density: 608 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $79,604.

Median contract rent in 2016: $303 (lower quartile is $259, upper quartile is $365)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,080


Median gross rent in Dorchester, NE in 2016: $393

Housing units in Dorchester with a mortgage: 103 (3 second mortgage, 4 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 75

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,325

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $56,485

Median monthly housing costs: $684


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Dorchester, Nebraska Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $99,452 (it was $60,200 in 2000)
Dorchester:

$99,452
Nebraska:

$148,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,939 - $126,481

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $102,597
Here:

$102,597
State:

$184,633
Median year house/condo built: 1957

Median year apartment built: 1963

Household type by relationship:

Households: 573
  • In family households: 489 (73 male householders, 81 female householders)
    129 spouses, 147 children (142 natural, 0 adopted, 4 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 12 parents, 17 other relatives, 26 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 84 (38 male householders (39 living alone)), 43 female householders (41 living alone)), 2 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 87 2-persons, 32 3-persons, 20 4-persons, 5 5-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 80 1-person, 1 2-persons.

80 married couples with children.
46 single-parent households (0 men, 46 women).

88.7% of residents of Dorchester speak English at home.
9.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 32% speak English well).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 44 (7.7%)
(34.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.4
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Dorchester, Nebraska:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 11 bedroom
  • 602 bedrooms
  • 703 bedrooms
  • 444 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dorchester population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dorchester, Nebraska:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 101 bedroom
  • 312 bedrooms
  • 173 bedrooms
  • 14 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dorchester population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Dorchester in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 2no vehicle
  • 321 vehicle
  • 592 vehicles
  • 523 vehicles
  • 174 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dorchester population

Cars and other vehicles available in Dorchester in renter-occupied apartments

  • 0no vehicle
  • 311 vehicle
  • 132 vehicles
  • 133 vehicles
  • 34 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dorchester population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dorchester, Nebraska:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 23 rooms
  • 154 rooms
  • 315 rooms
  • 496 rooms
  • 277 rooms
  • 188 rooms
  • 369+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dorchester population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dorchester, Nebraska:

  • 01 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 13 rooms
  • 124 rooms
  • 215 rooms
  • 106 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dorchester population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

  • Dorchester, NE household income distribution

  • Dorchester, NE household income distribution
  • 4$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 24$25,000 to $29,999
  • 31$30,000 to $34,999
  • 15$35,000 to $39,999
  • 22$40,000 to $44,999
  • 16$45,000 to $49,999
  • 17$50,000 to $59,999
  • 22$60,000 to $74,999
  • 37$75,000 to $99,999
  • 15$100,000 to $124,999
  • 18$125,000 to $149,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Dorchester, NE

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Dorchester, NE
  • 4$40,000 to $49,999
  • 10$50,000 to $59,999
  • 21$60,000 to $69,999
  • 14$70,000 to $79,999
  • 24$80,000 to $89,999
  • 25$90,000 to $99,999
  • 32$100,000 to $124,999
  • 13$125,000 to $149,999
  • 14$150,000 to $174,999
  • 4$200,000 to $249,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Dorchester, NE

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Dorchester, NE
  • 5$250 to $299
  • 4$300 to $349
  • 1$350 to $399
  • 13$400 to $449
  • 5$450 to $499
  • 7$500 to $549
  • 5$550 to $599
  • 2$600 to $649
  • 5No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 102000 to 2009
  • 261990 to 1999
  • 31980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Dorchester population
Dorchester commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 32
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 39
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 57
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 74
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 34
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 17
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 17
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 12
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 6
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 37
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 4
  • 90 or more minutes: 2
Dorchester, NE Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 68.7%
Number of people working at home: 8 (2.3% of all workers)

Dorchester mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 246 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 52 (17%)
  • Walked: 10 (3%)
  • Other means: 4 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 2 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Czech: 72
 German: 35
 American: 18
 Swedish: 9
 Irish: 8
 Polish: 4
 English: 1

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

  • 79%Mexico
  • 9%Guatemala
  • 5%Vietnam
  • 2%Germany
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark

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

  • This state: 415
  • Other state: 98
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 27
  • South: 11
  • West: 61

96% of Dorchester 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, 80% lived in Nebraska.

Dorchester:

95.8%
State average:

83.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 112
  • Less than 1 year of college: 12
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 30
  • Associate degree: 33
  • Bachelor's degree: 16
  • Master's degree: 4
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 10
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 6
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 59
  • Less than 1 year of college: 11
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 34
  • Associate degree: 55
  • Bachelor's degree: 21
  • Master's degree: 7
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.7%Males
Dorchester marital status for males
Dorchester marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 244
  • 3 or 4: 17
  • Mobile homes: 16

Median worth of mobile homes: $47,260

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Dorchester:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dorchester
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (69.1%)
  • Electricity (27.5%)
  • Wood (3.9%)
  • Utility gas (70.7%)
  • Electricity (25.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Nebraska:

11.0%

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

0.0%
Nebraska:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Nebraska:

21.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)