Johnstown precinct, Nebraska

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Population in July 2007: 311.
Males: 170  (54.8%)
Females: 141  (45.2%)
Median resident age:

38.2 years
Nebraska median age:

35.3 years

Zip code: 69210

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,210 (it was $27,625 in 2000)
Johnstown precinct:

$43,210
NE:

$63,229

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $33,147 (it was $16,706 in 2000)

Johnstown precinct income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $120,640 (it was $65,000 in 2000)
Johnstown precinct:

$120,640
NE:

$172,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $102,171; detached houses: $104,875; mobile homes: $62,444
March 2019 cost of living index in Johnstown precinct: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Johnstown precinct, NE (2000)
    • 34098.6%White alone
    • 30.9%Two or more races
    • 10.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone

Races in Johnstown precinct detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 535.9 square miles.

Population density: 0.6 people per square mile   (very low).

Johnstown precinct, Nebraska map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Johnstown precinct:

0.4% ($275)
Nebraska:

1.7% ($1,478)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (181.4 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (211.8 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (635.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Johnstown, NE (1.4 miles),
Ainsworth, NE (3.2 miles ),
Wood Lake, NE (3.4 miles),
Long Pine, NE (4.2 miles ),
Springview, NE (5.0 miles ),
Bassett, NE (5.1 miles ),
Valentine, NE (5.8 miles ),
Brownlee, NE (5.8 miles)

Latitude: 42.54 N, Longitude: 100.05 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 402

Distribution of median household income in Johnstown precinct, NE in 2019
Johnstown precinct satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.3%
Nebraska:

2.7%
Most common industries in Johnstown precinct, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (40.9%)
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Machinery (2.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.8%)
  • Utilities (2.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (64.2%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Machinery (4.7%)
  • Utilities (4.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (2.8%)
  • Gasoline stations (1.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Johnstown precinct, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (28.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (44.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (17.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (2.8%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.7%)
  • Registered nurses (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)

Average climate in Johnstown precinct, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Johnstown precinct-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.8 miles away from the Johnstown precinct city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/29/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.9 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Johnstown precinct-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 312% greater 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 549.0 miles away from Johnstown precinct 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 281.5 miles away from Johnstown precinct center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 120.0 miles away from Johnstown precinct center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Johnstown precinct center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 317.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Brown County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Johnstown precinct:

  • BROWN COUNTY HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; AINSWORTH, NE)
  • BROWN COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; AINSWORTH, NE)
  • AINSWORTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; AINSWORTH, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Johnstown precinct:

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 137 miles; Kearney, NE; Full-time enrollment: 6,047)
  • Northeast Community College (about 141 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Central Community College (about 144 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Chadron State College (about 152 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Wayne State College (about 157 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 161 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 181 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Johnstown precinct: A Gudgel Ranch (A), Allen Ranch (B), Anderson Ranch (C), Arent Ranch (D), Baldwin Camp (E), Baxter Ranch (F), Bergen Ranch (G), Boyd Ranch (H), Burrows Ranch (I), C Keim Ranch (J), Cook Ranch (K), Darwin Ranch (L), Edwards Ranch (M), Enders Ranch (N), Galusha Ranch (O), Hershiser Ranch (P), Hurlbut Ranch (Q), Jameson Ranch (R), John Ranch (S), Johnny Kirkpatrick Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Johnstown precinct: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: East Woodlawn Cemetery (1), Grand Prairie Cemetery (2), Valley View Cemetery (3), Woodlawn Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Philbrick Lake (A), Rat Lake (B), Alkali Lake (C), Skull Lake (D), Moon Lake (E), South Twin Lake (F), Willow Lake (G), Long Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Muleshoe Creek (A), Garden Creek (B), Little Minnie Creek (C), Evergreen Creek (D), Bronson Creek (E), Fairfield Creek (F), Deep Creek (G), North Fork Plum Creek (H), Coon Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Johnstown precinct include: Long Lake Recreation Grounds (1), Berry Park (2), South Twin Lake State Wildlife Management Area (3), American Game Marsh State Wildlife Management Area (4), Ainsworth Army Air Field Historical Marker (5), Lakeland Sod High School Historical Marker (6), Long Lake State Wildlife Management Area (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Brown County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.8%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.6%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

10.3%
Whole state:

9.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

4.4%
Whole state:

4.0%

For population 15 years and over in Johnstown precinct:

Marital status in Johnstown precinct, NE
  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 4.6%

For population 25 years and over in Johnstown precinct:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Nebraska average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Johnstown precinct, NE (based on Brown County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9535
Mainline Protestant7604
Catholic4001
Other11
None1,031-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Here:

9.38 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Brown County:

12.50 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Brown County:

15.63 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Brown County:

9.6%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Brown County:

28.2%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Brown County:

7.4%
Nebraska:

12.9%

4.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,365 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Nebraska average:

6.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in Johnstown precinct:

  • KBRB (1400 AM; 1 kW; AINSWORTH, NE; Owner: KBRB BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Johnstown precinct:

  • KBRB-FM (92.7 FM; AINSWORTH, NE; Owner: K.B.R. BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMNE-FM (90.3 FM; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

TV broadcast stations around Johnstown precinct:

  • KMNE-TV (Channel 7; BASSETT, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Johnstown precinct, NE
  • 70.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.9%Electricity
  • 13.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Johnstown precinct, NE
  • 69.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.0%Wood
  • 11.6%Electricity
  • 4.7%Other fuel


Johnstown precinct compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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