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Demographics Analysis

The people of Seward County, Nebraska give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 516

5 to 9 years : 526

10 to 14 years : 516

15 to 17 years : 350

18 and 19 years : 624

20 years : 356

21 years : 91

22 to 24 years : 576

25 to 29 years : 352

30 to 34 years : 399

35 to 39 years : 462

40 to 44 years : 552

45 to 49 years : 667

50 to 54 years : 611

55 to 59 years : 480

60 and 61 years : 168

62 to 64 years : 232

65 and 66 years : 172

67 to 69 years : 141

70 to 74 years : 251

75 to 79 years : 216

80 to 84 years : 186

85 years and over : 117

Female:

Under 5 years : 477

5 to 9 years : 456

10 to 14 years : 557

15 to 17 years : 346

18 and 19 years : 450

20 years : 290

21 years : 170

22 to 24 years : 363

25 to 29 years : 201

30 to 34 years : 314

35 to 39 years : 481

40 to 44 years : 459

45 to 49 years : 615

50 to 54 years : 591

55 to 59 years : 435

60 and 61 years : 237

62 to 64 years : 194

65 and 66 years : 134

67 to 69 years : 162

70 to 74 years : 316

75 to 79 years : 265

80 to 84 years : 329

85 years and over : 172


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,609

Multiple ancestry : 5,876

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 63

Ancestry not reported : 1,027


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Seward County, Nebraska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,460

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 11

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 38

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 48

Not a U.S. citizen : 18


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 993

5 to 17 years : 2,751

18 to 24 years : 2,920

25 to 34 years : 1,266

35 to 44 years : 1,954

45 to 54 years : 2,484

55 to 59 years : 915

60 and 61 years : 405

62 to 64 years : 426

65 to 74 years : 1,176

75 years and over : 1,285

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 942

5 to 17 years : 2,222

18 to 24 years : 1,872

25 to 34 years : 875

35 to 44 years : 1,366

45 to 54 years : 1,773

55 to 59 years : 664

60 and 61 years : 302

62 to 64 years : 257

65 to 74 years : 968

75 years and over : 1,054

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 504

18 to 24 years : 1,045

25 to 34 years : 358

35 to 44 years : 568

45 to 54 years : 700

55 to 59 years : 251

60 and 61 years : 103

62 to 64 years : 169

65 to 74 years : 195

75 years and over : 221

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 13

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 12

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,396

Female : 5,899

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,114

Female : 2,051

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 18

Female : 31

Foreign born:

Male : 33

Female : 33


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Born in state of residence : 12,026

Born in other state in the United States : 3,949

Native: born outside the United States : 49

Foreign born : 51


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,869

Now married, except separated : 5,749

Divorced : 388

Separated : 34

Widowed : 617

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,115

Now married, except separated : 2,174

Divorced : 336

Separated : 33

Widowed : 99

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 23

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 30

Now married, except separated : 23

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 13


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Speak only English : 15,142

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 147

Speak English less than "very well" : 80

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 40

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 69

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Seward County, Nebraska

  • German: 9,140   (49.1%)
  • English: 1,596   (8.6%)
  • Irish: 1,570   (8.4%)
  • Czech: 1,464   (7.9%)
  • United States Or American: 648   (3.5%)
  • Swedish: 567   (3.0%)
  • Other Groups: 478   (2.6%)
  • Danish: 467   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 362   (1.9%)
  • Polish: 305   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 294   (1.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 281   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 181   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 170   (0.9%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 139   (0.7%)
  • European: 135   (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 120   (0.6%)
  • Scottish: 115   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 80   (0.4%)
  • British: 66   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 58   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 53   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 52   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 40   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 29   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 23   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 21   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 21   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 20   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 18   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 14   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 9   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 7   (0.0%)
  • German Russian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 7   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 6   (0.0%)
  • Guyanese: 6   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Seward County, Nebraska is 16,575



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Seward County, Nebraska: 8,561
Female Population in Seward County, Nebraska: 8,014


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Seward County, Nebraska: 34.8
Median Female Resident Age in Seward County, Nebraska: 38.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Nebraska is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Seward County, Nebraska


White


Both sexes

38.6

Male

36.4

Female

40.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.7

Male

21.7

Female

17.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

21.8

Male

21.3

Female

37.5

Asian


Both sexes

29.3

Male

29.0

Female

29.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

26.0

Female

21.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.0

Male

14.5

Female

15.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.4

Male

20.5

Female

17.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.9

Male

36.7

Female

41.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Seward County, Nebraska


  • White: 16,075
  • African American: 139
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 12
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 46
  • Some Other Race: 127
  • Two or More Races: 176



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Seward County, Nebraska citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Seward County, Nebraska

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.31%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (0.35%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 271   (5.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 37   (0.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 96   (1.96%)
  • 11th Grade: 70   (1.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 73   (1.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,540   (31.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 323   (6.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 682   (13.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 675   (13.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 687   (14.04%)
  • Master's Degree: 214   (4.37%)
  • Professional School Degree: 74   (1.51%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 119   (2.43%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.29%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.12%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 275   (5.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 64   (1.25%)
  • 10th Grade: 132   (2.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 90   (1.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 95   (1.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,649   (32.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 419   (8.19%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 758   (14.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 449   (8.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 825   (16.13%)
  • Master's Degree: 247   (4.83%)
  • Professional School Degree: 68   (1.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 24   (0.47%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Seward County, Nebraska

  • Seward Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 410 South St, Seward, NE 68434, Phone: (402) 643-2941, Students: 1,328 )

  • Milford Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1200 W 1st Box C, Milford, NE 68405, Phone: (402) 761-3321, Students: 748 )

  • Centennial Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1301 Centennial Box 187, Utica, NE 68456, Phone: (402) 534-2291, Students: 548 )

  • Educational Service Unit 06


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 210 5th St, Milford, NE 68405, Phone: (402) 761-3341, )

  • Bee Public School


    ( Location: 310 Ash St Box 35, Bee, NE 68314, Phone: (402) 643-2231, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Seward County, Nebraska

  • Seward Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 200 E Pinewood, Seward, NE 68434, Phone: (402) 643-2968, Students: 428 )

  • Seward Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 237 South 3rd, Seward, NE 68434, Phone: (402) 643-2986, Students: 415 )

  • Milford Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1200 West 1st St Box C, Milford, NE 68405, Phone: (402) 761-2408, Students: 323 )

  • Centennial Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1301 Centennial Box 187, Utica, NE 68456, Phone: (402) 534-2321, Students: 225 )

  • Pleasant Dale Elementary Sch


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 418 Pine St, Pleasant Dale, NE 68423, Phone: (402) 795-3780, Students: 50 )

  • Bee Public School


    ( Location: 310 Ash St Box 35, Bee, NE 68314, Phone: (402) 643-2231, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Seward County, Nebraska

  • Seward High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 532 Northern Heights, Seward, NE 68434, Phone: (402) 643-2988, Students: 485 )

  • Milford High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 301 G St Box C, Milford, NE 68405, Phone: (402) 761-2525, Students: 375 )

  • Centennial Jr-sr High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1301 Centennial Box 187, Utica, NE 68456, Phone: (402) 534-2321, Students: 323 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Seward County, Nebraska

  • Concordia University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,279; Location: 00 N Columbia Ave, Seward, NE 68434, Web: http://www.cune.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Seward County, Nebraska

  • St John Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 877 N Columbia Avenue, Seward, NE 68434, Phone: (402) 643-4535, Students: 164 )

  • St Vincent Depaul School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 152 Pinewood Avenue, Seward, NE 68434, Phone: (402) 643-3421, Students: 80 )

  • St Paul Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1100 D Street, Utica, NE 68456, Phone: (402) 534-2121, Students: 57 )

  • Our Redeemer Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 425 South Street, Staplehurst, NE 68439, Phone: (402) 535-2251, Students: 44 )

Academic Libraries In Seward County, Nebraska

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Seward County, Nebraska

  • Beaver Crossing Community Library


    436 434th Road, Beaver Crossing, NE 68313

  • Seward Memorial Library


    233 South 5th Street, Seward, NE 68434

  • Webermeier Memorial Library


    617 2nd Street, Milford, NE 68405

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Seward County, Nebraska


  • Baker Arts Center


    624 N Pershing Ave, Liberal, KS 67901
    http://www.bakerarts.org

  • Depot Heritage Inc


    Po Box 1764, Liberal, KS 67901

  • International Pancake Day Of Liberal Foundation Inc


    Po Box 665, Liberal, KS 67901

  • Seward County Historical Society


    567 E Cedar St, Liberal, KS 67901

  • Seward County Historical Society


    Po Box 188, Goehner, NE 68364

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Seward County, Nebraska affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Seward County, Nebraska.

Area Features of Seward County, Nebraska


Airport


(1) Flying V Airport   (2) Krutz Airport   (3) Phillips Airport Historical   (4) Roth Airport   (5) Seward Memorial Hospital Heliport   (6) Seward Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) 158 Guest House   (2) 920 Guest House   (3) Bartels Museum Of Rocks And Minerals   (4) Beaver Crossing Community Library   (5) Beaver Crossing Police Department   (6) Beaver Crossing Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Becker Hall   (8) Bee Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Brommer Art Center   (10) Cordova Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Cornhusker Hall   (12) David Hall   (13) Dorcas Hall   (14) Eicher Technical Center   (15) Esther Hall   (16) Founders Hall   (17) Garland Volunteer Fire Department   (18) Goehner Volunteer Fire Department   (19) Industry Training Center   (20) Janzow Campus Center   (21) Jesse Hall   (22) Link Library   (23) Maintenance Building   (24) Milford Police Department   (25) Milford Volunteer Fire And Rescue   (26) Music Center   (27) Nebraska Hall   (28) Philip Hall   (29) Physical Education Building   (30) Pioneer Complex   (31) Pleasant Dale Volunteer Fire Department   (32) Presidents Home   (33) Presidents House   (34) Ruth Hall   (35) Schuelke Hall   (36) Science Hall   (37) Seward County Courthouse   (38) Seward County Historical Society Museum   (39) Seward County Sheriff S Office   (40) Seward Police Department   (41) Seward Public Library   (42) Seward Volunteer Fire Department   (43) Stanley A Matzke Library   (44) Staplehurst Police Department   (45) Staplehurst Volunteer Fire Department   (46) Strieter Hall   (47) Tamora Volunteer Fire Department   (48) Timothy Hall   (49) Utica Volunteer Fire And Rescue   (50) Webermeier Memorial Library   (51) Weller Hall   (52) Welsh Center Gymnasium And Student Center  

Cemetery


(1) American Cemetery   (2) Anderson Cemetery   (3) Calvary Cemetery   (4) Camden Cemetery   (5) Cashler Cemetery   (6) Englehaupt Cemetery   (7) Garland South Cemetery   (8) Germantown Cemetery   (9) Goldhammer Cemetery   (10) Greenwood Cemetery   (11) Immanuel Cemetery   (12) Johnson Creek Cemetery   (13) Knob Hill Cemetery   (14) Leland Cemetery   (15) Leonard Cemetery   (16) Milford Cemetery   (17) Milford Mennonite Cemetery   (18) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (19) Oak Grove Cemetery   (20) Old Salem Cemetery   (21) Perry Mound Cemetery   (22) Pleasant Dale Cemetery   (23) Pleasant View Cemetery   (24) Prairie Grove Cemetery   (25) Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery   (26) Seward Cemetery   (27) Staplehurst Cemetery   (28) Tamora Cemetery   (29) Trinity Cemetery   (30) Union Cemetery   (31) Utica Cemetery   (32) Walnut Creek Cemetery   (33) West Mills Cemetery   (34) Zastrow Cemetery  

Census


(1) Tamora Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Assembly Of God Church   (2) Bellwood Mennonite Church   (3) Beth-el Mennonite Church   (4) Bethlehem Lutheran Church   (5) Calvary Baptist Church   (6) Church Of Christ   (7) East Fairview Church   (8) Faith In Christ Fellowship   (9) Faith Lutheran Church   (10) First United Presbyterian Church   (11) Friedens United Church Of Christ   (12) Good Shepherd Lutheran Church   (13) Grace Lutheran Church   (14) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (15) Lighthouse United Pentecostal Church   (16) Missionary Church   (17) Our Redeemer Lutheran Church   (18) Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Historical   (19) Sacred Heart Catholic Church   (20) Saint Andrews Episcopal Church   (21) Saint Johns Lutheran Church   (22) Saint Patrick Catholic Church   (23) Saint Paul Church   (24) Saint Paul Lutheran Church   (25) Saint Vincent De Paul Catholic Church   (26) Saint Wenceslaus Catholic Church   (27) Salem Church   (28) United Methodist Church   (29) West Fairview Church  

Civil


(1) Beaver Election Precinct   (2) City Of Milford   (3) City Of Seward   (4) Election Precinct A   (5) Election Precinct B   (6) Election Precinct C   (7) Election Precinct D   (8) Election Precinct E   (9) Election Precinct F   (10) Election Precinct G   (11) Election Precinct H   (12) Election Precinct I   (13) Election Precinct J   (14) Election Precinct K   (15) Election Precinct L   (16) Election Precinct M   (17) Election Precinct N   (18) Election Precinct O   (19) Election Precinct P   (20) Precinct M Beaver Crossing Election Precinct Historical   (21) Precinct M Cordova Election Precinct Historical   (22) Seward County   (23) Township A   (24) Township B   (25) Township C   (26) Township D   (27) Township E   (28) Township F   (29) Township G   (30) Township H   (31) Township I   (32) Township J   (33) Township K   (34) Township L   (35) Township M   (36) Township N   (37) Township O   (38) Township Of Beaver   (39) Township Of West Blue   (40) Township P   (41) Village Of Beaver Crossing   (42) Village Of Bee   (43) Village Of Cordova   (44) Village Of Garland   (45) Village Of Goehner   (46) Village Of Pleasant Dale   (47) Village Of Staplehurst   (48) Village Of Utica   (49) West Blue Election Precinct  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 366   (2) Interchange 369   (3) Interchange 373   (4) Interchange 379   (5) Interchange 382   (6) Interchange 388  

Dam


(1) Aldrich Dam   (2) Blue Bluffs Dam   (3) Brackhan-marquardt Road Dam   (4) Detention Dam 72-a   (5) Detention Dam 76-a   (6) Detention Dam 79-a   (7) Detention Dam 81-a   (8) Detention Dam 82-b   (9) Detention Dam 86-a   (10) Detention Dam 87-a   (11) Dobesh-swanson Dam   (12) Ebers-eberspacher Dam   (13) Herpolsheimer Dam   (14) Kratochvil Dam   (15) Langenheim-brackham Dam   (16) Langworthy Dam   (17) Miller Dam   (18) Miller-flowerday Road Dam   (19) Milton Dam   (20) Morovec Dam   (21) Potter-reich Dam   (22) Pruss Dam   (23) Richters Dam   (24) Rolfsmeier Dam   (25) Rolfsmeier Dam-1 Dam   (26) Skolnik Dam   (27) Skolnik Dams Dam   (28) Stastny Dam   (29) Twin Lakes Dam-site 13 Dam   (30) Wagner-meyers Road Dam   (31) Wehr-ahlschwede Road Dam  

Hospital


(1) Anna Sundermann Home   (2) Blue Valley Mental Health Center   (3) Community Care Of Utica   (4) Family Chiropractic Health Center   (5) Hackbart Chiropractic Center   (6) Integrated Health Services   (7) Memorial Clinic   (8) Memorial Clinic Of Utica   (9) Memorial Hospital   (10) Milford Dental Clinic   (11) Milford Family Medical Center   (12) Milford Police Department   (13) Seward Chiropractic Center   (14) Seward Dental Clinic   (15) Seward Foot Clinic   (16) Seward Manor   (17) Seward Vision Clinic   (18) Sundermann Home West   (19) Sunrise Country Manor  

Lake


(1) Brackhan Reservoir   (2) Dobesh-swanson Reservoir   (3) Langworthy Reservoir   (4) Milton Reservoir   (5) Rolfsmeier Reservoir Number 1   (6) Skolnik Reservoir   (7) Stastny Reservoir  

Locale


(1) Area Three Campground   (2) Area Two Campground   (3) Beaver Crossing Historical   (4) Beaver Crossing City Park Campground   (5) Bee Historical   (6) Blue River Rest Area   (7) Blue Valley Campground   (8) Blue Valley Cooperative Elevator   (9) Briggs Feed Yard   (10) Camp Kiwanis   (11) Cordova Historical   (12) Countryside Co-op Elevator   (13) Dorchester Farmers Co-op Elevator   (14) Dorchester Farmers Cooperative Elevator   (15) Farmers Cooperative Business Association Elevator   (16) Garland Historical   (17) Goehner Historical   (18) Goehner Rest Area   (19) Issac Walton Cabin   (20) Milford   (21) Pleasant Dale   (22) Ruby Co-op Company Elevator   (23) Seward   (24) Seward Country Club   (25) Seward County Fairgrounds   (26) Staplehurst   (27) Tamora   (28) Thornridge Golf Course   (29) Twin Lakes Camp-n-shop   (30) Utica   (31) Westward Ho Campground  

Park


(1) Arrival Sculpture   (2) Beaver Crossing City Park   (3) Beaver Crossing Mill Historical Marker   (4) Beaver Crossing Nebraska Historical Marker   (5) Big Blue River Historical Marker   (6) Blue River State Recreation Area   (7) Bur Oak State Wildlife Management Area   (8) Centennial Park   (9) Conns Park   (10) Creation Sculpture   (11) Fairground Park Arboretum   (12) Karol Kay Park   (13) North Ball Park   (14) North Lake Basin State Wildlife Management Area   (15) Oak Glen State Wildlife Management Area   (16) Open Book Sculpture   (17) Plum Creek Park   (18) Seward City Park   (19) Seward Nebraska S Fourth Of July City Historical Marker   (20) Son Of Man Be Free Sculpture   (21) South Ball Park   (22) South Park   (23) Tall Grass Prairie Historical Marker   (24) Twin Lakes State Wildlife Management Area   (25) Uptown Park   (26) Welch Park  

Populated Place


(1) Beaver Crossing   (2) Bee   (3) Camden Historical   (4) Cordova   (5) Garland   (6) Goehner   (7) Grover   (8) Marysville Historical   (9) Milford   (10) Pleasant Dale   (11) Riverside Park   (12) Ruby   (13) Seward   (14) Staplehurst   (15) Tamora   (16) Twin Oaks Mobile Park   (17) Utica  

Post Office


(1) Beaver Crossing Post Office   (2) Bee Post Office   (3) Camden Post Office Historical   (4) Cordova Post Office   (5) Garland Post Office   (6) Goehner Post Office   (7) Grover Post Office Historical   (8) Marysville Post Office Historical   (9) Milford Post Office   (10) Pleasant Dale Post Office   (11) Ruby Post Office Historical   (12) Seward Post Office   (13) Staplehurst Post Office   (14) Tamora Post Office Historical   (15) Utica Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Aldrich Reservoir   (2) Blue Bluffs Reservoir   (3) Centerfield Reservoir   (4) Herpolsheimer Reservoir   (5) Horseshoe Lake   (6) Kratochvil Reservoir   (7) Langenheim-brackham Reservoir   (8) Miller Reservoir   (9) Miller-flowerday Reservoir   (10) Morovec Reservoir   (11) Oak Middle Reservoir 72-a   (12) Oak Middle Reservoir 87-a   (13) Oak-middle Reservoir 76-a   (14) Oak-middle Reservoir 79-a   (15) Oak-middle Reservoir 81-a   (16) Oak-middle Reservoir 82-b   (17) Oak-middle Reservoir 86-a   (18) Potter-reich Reservoir   (19) Pruss Reservoir   (20) Richters Reservoir   (21) Rolfsmeier Reservoir   (22) Skolnik Reservoir   (23) Twin Lakes   (24) Wagner-meyers Reservoir   (25) Wehr-ahlschwede Reservoir  

School


(1) Bee Public School   (2) Centennial Public Schools   (3) Concordia University   (4) Faith Christian School   (5) Garland Elementary School   (6) Hells Corner School   (7) Immanuel School   (8) Milford Elementary School   (9) Milford High School   (10) Our Redeemer Lutheran Elementary School   (11) Pleasant Dale Elementary School   (12) Ricenbaw School   (13) Saint Gregory The Great Seminary   (14) Saint Johns School   (15) Saint Pauls Lutheran Elementary School   (16) Seward Elementary School   (17) Seward High School   (18) Seward Middle School   (19) Southeast Community College - Milford Campus   (20) Star School   (21) Zion School  

Stream


(1) Antelope Creek   (2) Beaver Creek   (3) Big Weedy Creek   (4) Brush Creek   (5) Clark Creek   (6) Coon Creek   (7) Cottonwood Creek   (8) Crooked Creek   (9) Culver Creek   (10) Indian Creek   (11) Johnson Creek   (12) Lincoln Creek   (13) Lone Tree Creek   (14) North Branch Crooked Creek   (15) North Fork Johnson Creek   (16) Plum Creek   (17) Shadley Vale Creek   (18) Sleepy Hollow Creek   (19) Smith Creek   (20) South Branch Crooked Creek   (21) South Fork Johnson Creek   (22) Walnut Creek   (23) West Walnut Creek   (24) Wolf Creek  

Swamp


(1) North Lake  

Tower


(1) Koln-tv Lincoln  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Seward County, Nebraska

68434 (pop. 8,141) 68405 (pop. 3,274) 68456 (pop. 1,146)
68313 (pop. 989) 68423 (pop. 925) 68439 (pop. 528)
68360 (pop. 495) 68314 (pop. 374) 68364 (pop. 186)
68330 (pop. 123)    


Counties Nearby Seward County, Nebraska

Saline County, NE  (pop. 13,836) 22.9 Miles
Lancaster County, NE  (pop. 293,380) 24.1 Miles
York County, NE  (pop. 14,084) 24.5 Miles
Butler County, NE  (pop. 8,416) 24.7 Miles
Polk County, NE  (pop. 5,164) 32.0 Miles
Fillmore County, NE  (pop. 6,051) 32.9 Miles
Saunders County, NE  (pop. 20,874) 36.1 Miles
Hamilton County, NE  (pop. 9,302) 46.6 Miles
Colfax County, NE  (pop. 10,100) 47.2 Miles
Platte County, NE  (pop. 32,489) 47.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Seward County, Nebraska

402



Elevation in Seward County, Nebraska is 1,509.0 ft. (460.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Seward County, Nebraska

Lat: 40.876188 N        Long: -97.130218 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Seward County, Nebraska need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Nebraska

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.23 5.73 4.19 6.39 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.23 5.73 4.19 6.39 0.00 5.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.09 5.61 4.15 6.22 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.09 5.61 4.15 6.22 0.00 5.48
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.27 5.64 4.06 6.77 0.00 5.53
  Total Electric Industry 6.27 5.64 4.06 6.77 0.00 5.53
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.25 5.68 4.04 6.99 0.00 5.54
  Total Electric Industry 6.25 5.68 4.04 6.99 0.00 5.54
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.31 5.58 3.99 6.53 0.00 5.49
  Total Electric Industry 6.31 5.58 3.99 6.53 0.00 5.49
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.37 5.56 3.84 5.86 0.00 5.40
  Total Electric Industry 6.37 5.56 3.84 5.86 0.00 5.40
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 5.49 3.68 6.49 0.00 5.32
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 5.49 3.68 6.49 0.00 5.32
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.38 5.46 3.61 6.19 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.38 5.46 3.61 6.19 0.00 5.30
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.46 5.45 3.60 6.27 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.46 5.45 3.60 6.27 0.00 5.30
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.52 5.44 3.57 6.47 0.00 5.31
  Total Electric Industry 6.52 5.44 3.57 6.47 0.00 5.31
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.53 5.42 3.61 6.10 0.00 5.31
  Total Electric Industry 6.53 5.42 3.61 6.10 0.00 5.31
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.50 5.48 3.76 6.51 0.00 5.39
  Total Electric Industry 6.50 5.48 3.76 6.51 0.00 5.39
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.62 3.89 6.37 0.00 5.55
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.62 3.89 6.37 0.00 5.55
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 5.81 4.18 0.00 0.00 5.64
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 5.81 4.18 0.00 0.00 5.64
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 5.84 4.28 0.00 0.00 5.70
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 5.84 4.28 0.00 0.00 5.70
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.14 5.98 4.43 0.00 0.00 5.87
  Total Electric Industry 7.14 5.98 4.43 0.00 0.00 5.87
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 7.41 6.19 4.56 0.00 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.41 6.19 4.56 0.00 0.00 6.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Seward County, Nebraska

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 223   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 227   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 463   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 740   (9.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 738   (9.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,437   (17.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,547   (19.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 648   (8.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 232   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 297   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 157   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 76   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 582   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 760   (9.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 6,782

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 571

In 3-person carpool : 181

In 4-person carpool : 30

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 15

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 11

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 18

Bicycle : 150

Walked : 402

Other means : 59

Worked at home : 624


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,046

5 to 9 minutes : 1,554

10 to 14 minutes : 968

15 to 19 minutes : 830

20 to 24 minutes : 875

25 to 29 minutes : 585

30 to 34 minutes : 1,014

35 to 39 minutes : 389

40 to 44 minutes : 409

45 to 59 minutes : 366

60 to 89 minutes : 117

90 or more minutes : 66


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Seward County, Nebraska)

With Social Security income : 1,806

No Social Security income : 4,677


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Seward County, Nebraska)

With retirement income : 911

No retirement income : 5,572


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Less than $10,000 : 95

$10,000 to $14,999 : 95

$15,000 to $19,999 : 67

$20,000 to $24,999 : 149

$25,000 to $29,999 : 112

$30,000 to $34,999 : 212

$35,000 to $39,999 : 204

$40,000 to $44,999 : 184

$45,000 to $49,999 : 144

$50,000 to $59,999 : 466

$60,000 to $74,999 : 810

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,105

$100,000 to $124,999 : 380

$125,000 to $149,999 : 139

$150,000 to $199,999 : 99

$200,000 or more : 127


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $69,706


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Seward County, Nebraska

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,339  (28.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 494  (10.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 620  (13.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 113  (2.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,063  (22.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,385  (35.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 855  (22.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,315  (33.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 10  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Seward County, Nebraska

Employed: 9,053
Unemployed: 244



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Seward County, Nebraska

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Seward County, Nebraska

Ground Water

 
Fresh 77.23 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 77.23 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 15.86 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 15.86 Mgal/d





There are 783 Farms In Seward County, Nebraska


(updated 2008)



Banks In Seward County, Nebraska

The Jones National Bank And Trust Company Of Seward - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $468k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

The Cattle National Bank And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $434.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

First Bank Of Utica - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $128.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Farmers And Merchants Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 49

Union Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Seward County, Nebraska

  • Lincoln Airport


    (about 19.5 miles in Lincoln, Nebraska; Airport Code: LNK)

  • Columbus Municipal


    (about 41.0 miles in Columbus, Nebraska; Airport Code: OLU)

  • Beatrice Municipal


    (about 44.5 miles in Beatrice, Nebraska; Airport Code: BIE)

  • Fremont Municipal


    (about 50.9 miles in Fremont, Nebraska; Airport Code: FET)

  • Millard


    (about 57.5 miles in Omaha, Nebraska; Airport Code: MIQ)

  • Grand Island Air Park


    (about 61.7 miles in Grand Island, Nebraska; Airport Code: GRI)

  • Central Nebraska Regional


    (about 61.9 miles in Grand Island, Nebraska; Airport Code: GRI)

  • Blair Municipal


    (about 64.8 miles in Omaha, Nebraska; Airport Code: NE2)

  • Offutt AFB


    (about 65.7 miles in Offutt Afb, Nebraska; Airport Code: OFF)

  • Nebraska City Municipal


    (about 68.8 miles in Nebraska City, Nebraska; Airport Code: AFK)

  • Hastings Municipal


    (about 70.5 miles in Hastings, Nebraska; Airport Code: HSI)

  • Eppley Airfield


    (about 70.8 miles in Carter Lake, Iowa; Airport Code: OMA)

  • Council Bluffs Municipal


    (about 76.1 miles in Council Blfs, Iowa; Airport Code: CBF)

  • Norfolk Regional/Karl Stefan Memorial Field


    (about 78.2 miles in Hadar, Nebraska; Airport Code: OFK)

  • Shenandoah Municipal


    (about 90.2 miles in Farragut, Iowa; Airport Code: IA1)

  • Blosser Municipal


    (about 96.2 miles in Ames, Kansas; Airport Code: CNK)

  • Red Oak Municipal


    (about 98.0 miles in Red Oak, Iowa; Airport Code: IA3)

  • Kearney Regional


    (about 98.7 miles in Kearney, Nebraska; Airport Code: EAR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Seward County, Nebraska

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.57%

Carpooled

12.49%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.14%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.07%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.50%

Bicycle

0.45%

Walked

7.11%

Other Means

0.29%

Worked At Home

5.37%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Seward County, Nebraska, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,909

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 222

Female householder, no husband present : 257

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,727

Householder not living alone : 368


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 120

Female householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and male partner : 76

All other households : 6,263


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,361

Renter-occupied housing units : 548

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 164

Renter-occupied housing units : 58

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 154

Renter-occupied housing units : 103

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 864

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,231


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Less than $10,000 : 450

$10,000 to $14,999 : 392

$15,000 to $19,999 : 296

$20,000 to $24,999 : 302

$25,000 to $29,999 : 262

$30,000 to $34,999 : 453

$35,000 to $39,999 : 289

$40,000 to $44,999 : 305

$45,000 to $49,999 : 218

$50,000 to $59,999 : 592

$60,000 to $74,999 : 893

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,222

$100,000 to $124,999 : 423

$125,000 to $149,999 : 160

$150,000 to $199,999 : 99

$200,000 or more : 127


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Total : 6,882


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Occupied : 6,483

Vacant : 399


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Built 2005 or later : 228

Built 2000 to 2004 : 373

Built 1990 to 1999 : 965

Built 1980 to 1989 : 474

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,459

Built 1960 to 1969 : 743

Built 1950 to 1959 : 463

Built 1940 to 1949 : 398

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,779


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Utility gas : 3,213

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,061

Electricity : 1,627

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 229

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 234

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 87

No fuel used : 32


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Less than $10,000 : 39

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 18

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 40

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $49,999 : 110

$50,000 to $59,999 : 94

$60,000 to $69,999 : 137

$70,000 to $79,999 : 231

$80,000 to $89,999 : 278

$90,000 to $99,999 : 255

$100,000 to $124,999 : 801

$125,000 to $149,999 : 709

$150,000 to $174,999 : 502

$175,000 to $199,999 : 321

$200,000 to $249,999 : 375

$250,000 to $299,999 : 193

$300,000 to $399,999 : 155

$400,000 to $499,999 : 93

$500,000 to $749,999 : 38

$750,000 to $999,999 : 26

$1,000,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 242

Home equity loan only : 516

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 16

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,044

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,725


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Seward County, Nebraska)

Built 2005 or later : $276,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $208,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $169,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $147,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $142,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $121,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $95,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $97,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $102,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Seward County, Nebraska: 69.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Nebraska: 64.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Seward County, Nebraska

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 70 70 $9,424,930
  Two Family 1 2 $250,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

71 72 $9,674,930
2000        
  Single Family 50 50 $7,264,873
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 24 $1,186,576
  Total

51 74 $8,451,449
2001        
  Single Family 50 50 $7,118,452
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 50 $7,118,452
2002        
  Single Family 80 80 $11,385,140
  Two Family 8 16 $1,154,421
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

88 96 $12,539,561
2003        
  Single Family 74 74 $11,356,378
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

74 74 $11,356,378
2004        
  Single Family 81 81 $13,115,714
  Two Family 4 8 $896,990
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

85 89 $14,012,704
2005        
  Single Family 78 78 $23,259,931
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

78 78 $23,259,931
2006        
  Single Family 71 71 $14,270,665
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

71 71 $14,270,665


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Seward County, NE): $42,700
Median Household Income In 2000 (Nebraska): $39,250


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Seward County): $91,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Nebraska): $86,900


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Seward County, Nebraska

Utility Gas: 49.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 26.4%
Electricity: 19.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.9%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Seward County, Nebraska

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 1.39%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.62%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 16.67%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 81.33%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Seward County): $449
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Nebraska): $491
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Seward County): $565


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Seward County, Nebraska are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Seward County, Nebraska

Tabitha Home Health Care


     Address: 4720 Randolph Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68510
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Interim Health Care


     Address: 6040 South 58th Street, Suite A, Lincoln, Nebraska 68516
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/2/1991

Firstcare Home Health Of Easte


     Address: 3901 Normal Blvd, Suite 204, Lincoln, Nebraska 68506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/11/1995

Bryan Lgh Home Health Care


     Address: 2300 South 16th Tower A, Suite 400, Lincoln, Nebraska 68502
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/27/1996

St Elizabeth Home Care Services


     Address: 245 South 84th Street, Suite 111, Lincoln, Nebraska 68510
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 5/1/1986

Hospitals Close To Seward County, Nebraska

Memorial Health Care Systems


     Address: 300 North Columbia Ave, Seward, Nebraska 68434
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Warren Memorial Hospital


     Address: 905 Second St, Friend, Nebraska 68359
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Crete Area Medical Center


     Address: "p O Box 220, 2910 Betten Dr", Crete, Nebraska 68333
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Bryanlgh Medical Center


     Address: 1600 South 48th St, Lincoln, Nebraska 68506
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center


     Address: 555 South 70th St, Lincoln, Nebraska 68510
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Seward County, Nebraska

Crestview Care Center


     Address: 1100 West 1st Street, Milford, Nebraska 68405
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Utica Community Care Center


     Address: 1350 Centennial Avenue, Utica, Nebraska 68456
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Sunrise Country Manor


     Address: 610 224th Street, Milford, Nebraska 68405
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Crete Manor


     Address: 830 East 1st Street, Crete, Nebraska 68333
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Wilber Care Center


     Address: 611 North Main, Wilber, Nebraska 68465
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 69%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Seward County, Nebraska

Name: Fort Calhoun
Address: 444 South 16th Street Mall; Omaha, NE 68102-2247
Distance: 68 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Seward County, Nebraska

    Retired Workers: 1,975
    Disabled Workers: 230
    Widowers Workers: 295
    Spouses Workers: 185
    Children Workers: 130


(updated 2007)



Seward County, Nebraska Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 27.94%
  • Bush & Cheney 70.76%
  • Other 1.30%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Seward County, Nebraska citizens.

Relocation to Seward County, NE

7.53 % of Seward County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,391

Nebraska Average 7.04 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Seward County, NE (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Lancaster County , NE 2.66 % ($40,682 AGI )
  • Saline County , NE 0.37 % ($38,545 AGI )
  • York County , NE 0.25 % ($38,800 AGI )

Relocation away from Seward County, NE

7.85 % of Seward County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,043

Nebraska Average 7.42 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Seward County, NE (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Lancaster County , NE 3.13 % ($30,656 AGI )
  • York County , NE 0.34 % ($31,750 AGI )
  • Douglas County , NE 0.27 % ($34,250 AGI )
  • Saline County , NE 0.22 % ($26,769 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Nebraska

Low Bracket: $2,400 (2.56%)
High Bracket: $27,001 (6.84%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Nebraska

5.50%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Seward County, Nebraska is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Seward County, Nebraska


On 06/11/1964, a tornado touched down 2.28 miles from the center of Seward County, Nebraska. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 04/03/1981, a tornado touched down 2.64 miles from the center of Seward County, Nebraska. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 06/13/2001, a tornado touched down 3.19 miles from the center of Seward County, Nebraska. The tornado was rated a category 4 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 08/03/1997, a tornado touched down 4.12 miles from the center of Seward County, Nebraska. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 10/29/2000, a tornado touched down 4.85 miles from the center of Seward County, Nebraska. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Seward County, Nebraska

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
06/12/2002, 04:40 pm 0 0 $200K $1M
06/13/2001, 08:00 pm 0 0 $20K $100K
06/29/1998, 02:35 pm 0 0 $75K $200K
05/20/1998, 12:35 am 0 0 $10K $25K
09/02/1995, 12:50 am 0 0 $100K --
         
Lightning        
06/15/1996, 03:00 pm 0 0 $250K --
05/22/1996, 07:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/08/1996, 01:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
09/15/2006, 06:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/23/2006, 07:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
05/26/2002, 07:15 pm 0 0 $20K $100K
07/01/1994, 06:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Seward County, Nebraska

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1990-03-13 30 440 4 0 0 $25M --
  1990-03-13 4 440 4 0 0 $25M --
  1985-03-03 3 50 1 0 0 $250K --
  1974-05-25 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1971-06-13 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1957-06-13 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Seward County, Nebraska directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Nebraska

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,041 2,189 2,605 2,748 2,966 3,188 3,680 3,861 4,268 4,601


(updated 2014)



Jails in Seward County, Nebraska


  • Seward County Jail


    261 S. 8th St., Seward, NE 68434
    Capacity: 14
    Confined: 27
    Avg. Population: 21
    Year Built: 1978


(updated 2006)



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