dcsimg

People

Total Population 575
Male Share of the Population 47.5%
Female Share of the Population 52.5%
Senior Citizens 16.5%
Employed Population 16+ 288
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 58.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,039
% Above Poverty Level 81.9%
% Below Poverty Level 18.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.5%
Median Gross Rent $594
Median House Value $62,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.1%
US/American 0%
English 3.5%
Irish 13.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Big Springs Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 143 miles E of Cheyenne, Wyoming (center to center)
Nearest Large City 172 miles NE of Aurora, Colorado
County Deuel
Standard Zip Codes 69122
Phone Area Codes 308
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.061
Longitude -102.073

Big Springs Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BIG SPRINGS
Distance 4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 38 F
Apr Temp 35 to 63 F
Jul Temp 60 to 88 F
Oct Temp 36 to 66 F
Annual Precip 17.2 inches
Station JULESBURG
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 41 F
Apr Temp 34 to 66 F
Jul Temp 60 to 92 F
Oct Temp 35 to 69 F
Annual Precip 17.2 inches
Station KINGSLEY DAM
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 37 F
Apr Temp 35 to 63 F
Jul Temp 62 to 92 F
Oct Temp 38 to 68 F
Annual Precip 19 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brule 376 $50,625
Chappell 894 $56,667
Grant 1,250 $66,250
Lewellen 188 $27,500
Ogallala 4,605 $55,865
Venango 141 $54,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Big Springs Public Libraries

Library
Big Springs Public Library
400 PINE STREET
Big Springs, Nebraska
(308) 889-3482

library logo

More Information for Librarians

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • AA/Early Childhood Education
  • BA/Early Childhood Education Administration
  • BA/Education Studies
  • You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level
Programs
  • Cat Training
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course
  • At Animal Behavior College (ABC), we're dedicated to helping animal lovers pursue animal careers.

Programs
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: The Inclusive Classroom (SPED)
  • Higher Education (EDD)
  • Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

Big Springs High Schools

SOUTH PLATTE HIGH SCHOOL
308-889-3622
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 90 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.9

Study Online in Big Springs

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Big Springs Government Officials


Are you an official in the Big Springs government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104