Milligan, Nebraska

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Population in 2019: 266 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -15.6%
 
Males: 135  (51.1%)
Females: 131  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

48.7 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 68406.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,089 (it was $24,327 in 2000)
Milligan:

$44,089
NE:

$63,229

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,110 (it was $12,654 in 2000)

Milligan village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $48,329 (it was $38,900 in 2000)
Milligan:

$48,329
NE:

$172,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $72,930; detached houses: $73,099

Median gross rent in 2019: $592.

March 2019 cost of living index in Milligan: 72.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.1%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Milligan, NE (2019)
    • 27196.8%White alone
    • 51.8%Hispanic
    • 20.7%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Milligan, Nebraska as of June 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Milligan is 330 to 1.


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Ancestries: Czech (43.3%), German (21.3%), Swedish (4.9%), Czechoslovakian (2.4%), English (2.4%), Polish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/15/1888

Elevation: 1600 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 1,143 people per square mile   (low).

Milligan, Nebraska map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $848 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $659 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (43.2 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (513.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Tobias, NE (2.5 miles),
Ohiowa, NE (2.6 miles),
Exeter, NE (3.3 miles ),
Geneva, NE (3.4 miles ),
Friend, NE (3.4 miles ),
Strang, NE (3.5 miles),
Western, NE (3.5 miles ),
Daykin, NE (3.6 miles)

Latitude: 40.50 N, Longitude: 97.39 W

Area code: 402

Distribution of median household income in Milligan, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Milligan, NE in 2019
Milligan satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.0%
Nebraska:

2.7%
Most common industries in Milligan, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (18.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (16.4%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Social assistance (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (30.2%)
  • Food (23.8%)
  • Construction (12.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.3%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.8%)
  • Gasoline stations (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Social assistance (15.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.2%)
  • Food (11.3%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (3.8%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Milligan, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (12.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.6%)
  • Food processing workers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (23.8%)
  • Food processing workers (12.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (13.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (7.5%)
  • Therapists (7.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.5%)

Average climate in Milligan, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Milligan-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Milligan village center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/2004, a category F4 tornado 12.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 38 people and caused $160 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Milligan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 417% 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 282.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 345.2 miles away from the city 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 139.9 miles away from Milligan center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 223.6 miles away from Milligan center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 286.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 174.0 miles away from Milligan center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fillmore County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Milligan topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Milligan:

  • HERITAGE CROSSINGS (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GENEVA, NE)
  • FAIRVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; FAIRMONT, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Milligan:

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 43 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 20,817)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 46 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 46 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Central Community College (about 59 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 90 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Bellevue University (about 90 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 91 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)

Public elementary/middle school in Milligan:

See full list of schools located in Milligan

Library in Milligan:

  • MILLIGAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,750; Location: 424 MAIN STREET; 3,710 books; 77 audio materials; 32 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 1 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Milligan: Milligan (A), Dorchester Farmers Cooperative - Milligan Elevator (B), Kassik Milling Company Incorporated Elevator (C), Milligan Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (D), Milligan Public Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Milligan: Saint Wenceslaus Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Milligan and their reported violations in the past:

MILLIGAN, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 285, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-06-2014)
Average household size:
This village:

2.2 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

62.8%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Milligan (2011 data):

  • Farmers and Merchants Bank: Farmers And Merchants Bank at 501 Main St, branch established on 1903/06/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $50.3 mil, Deposits: $36.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: F M Co.

For population 15 years and over in Milligan:

Marital status in Milligan, NE
  • Never married: 13.4%
  • Now married: 65.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Milligan:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Nebraska average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Milligan, NE (based on Fillmore County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,24711
Catholic1,4425
Evangelical Protestant7176
None1,484-
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: 5
Here:

8.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Here:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Fillmore County:

13.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
Nebraska:

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

12.2%
Nebraska:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.1%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Milligan:

47.4%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Milligan:

29.6
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Milligan:

22.0%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

21.8%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Milligan:

6.8
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

41.7%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.7%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Milligan:

75.2%
State:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Milligan, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 1$255$3,0600$0
Streets and Highways 1$750$9,0000$0
Water Supply 1$3,321$39,8520$0
Sewerage 1$255$3,0600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$990
Local Libraries 0$0 2$2,232
Totals for Government 4$4,581$13,7438$3,222

Milligan government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $73,000 ($274.44)
    Regular Highways: $71,000 ($266.92)
    Financial Administration: $56,000 ($210.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($124.06)
    Sewerage: $28,000 ($105.26)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($86.47)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($78.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($52.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($45.11)
    General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($41.35)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($15.04)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $91,000 ($342.11)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($263.16)
    General Public Building: $14,000 ($52.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $162,000 ($609.02)

Milligan government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $47,000 ($176.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($93.98)
    Other: $13,000 ($48.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($11.28)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $49,000 ($184.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $23,000 ($86.47)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($11.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($116.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $40,000 ($150.38)
    General Local Government Support: $9,000 ($33.83)
    Other: $2,000 ($7.52)
  • Tax - Property: $55,000 ($206.77)

Milligan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $163,000 ($612.78)

Strongest AM radio stations in Milligan:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Milligan:

  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTGL (92.9 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KUTT (99.5 FM; FAIRBURY, NE; Owner: SIEBERT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUCV (91.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KSLI-FM (104.1 FM; CRETE, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Milligan:

  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 39.7mTotal length
  • 2,270Total average daily traffic
  • 125Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,278Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Milligan, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Milligan, NE

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Milligan)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3 Blks S Of Hwy 41 On Cedar St (Lat: 40.494167 Lon: -97.392278), Call Sign: KXS517, Licensee ID: L00071628,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.625 MHz, Grant Date: 06/03/2014, Expiration Date: 06/02/2024, Registrant: Farmers Cooperative, 208 West Depot, Dorchester, NE 68343, Phone: (402) 946-2211

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MILLIGAN, Cr 200 And Cr P (Lat: 40.480111 Lon: -97.348167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.8 m, Call Sign: WQUK282,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 07/30/2014, Expiration Date: 07/30/2024, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD0WVD, Licensee ID: L01817187, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 10/17/2023, Certifier: Dale R Douglas, Registrant: Dale R Douglas, Milligan, NE 68406

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6096M , Serial Number: 108-4096, Airworthiness Date: 01/03/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 03/26/2020
    Registrant (Corporation): Krup Inc, 903 Road 22, Milligan, NE 68406
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/12/2013

Most common first names in Milligan, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1880.1 years
Frank1572.7 years
Agnes1283.9 years
Joseph1178.1 years
John1181.0 years
Edward1179.1 years
Rose1081.9 years
Anna1086.1 years
Fred984.8 years
Mary990.1 years
Most common last names in Milligan, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kassik1481.4 years
Kotas1184.7 years
Buzek1178.4 years
Kottas976.1 years
Vavra879.9 years
Slezak878.8 years
Fujan882.3 years
Oliva776.3 years
Kubicek781.3 years
Havel675.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Milligan, NE
  • 69.9%Utility gas
  • 17.5%Electricity
  • 6.8%Wood
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Milligan, NE
  • 64.7%Electricity
  • 29.4%Utility gas
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Milligan compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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