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People

Total Population 3,905
Male Share of the Population 45.9%
Female Share of the Population 54.1%
Senior Citizens 20.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,753
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 52.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,972
% Above Poverty Level 83.8%
% Below Poverty Level 16.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 13 minutes
% Working from Home 2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.8%
Median Gross Rent $602
Median House Value $83,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.1%
US/American 0%
English 6.7%
Irish 9.9%

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

Cozad Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 173 miles W of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 213 miles W of Omaha, Nebraska
County Dawson
Standard Zip Codes 69130
Phone Area Codes 308
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.859
Longitude -99.986

Cozad 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 GOTHENBURG
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 37 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 62 to 89 F
Oct Temp 37 to 66 F
Annual Precip 22.2 inches
Station CANADAY STEAM PLANT
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 36 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 38 to 66 F
Annual Precip 22.3 inches
Station OVERTON 3 W
Distance 22.5 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 37 F
Apr Temp 36 to 64 F
Jul Temp 61 to 88 F
Oct Temp 36 to 68 F
Annual Precip 24.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Cozad, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Darr (69130)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Elwood 756 $60,074
Eustis 394 $62,500
Farnam 237 $55,833
Gothenburg 3,542 $68,107
Lexington 10,152 $48,216
Oconto 129 $58,250

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

Cozad Public Libraries

Library
Wilson Public Library
910 MERIDIAN
Cozad, Nebraska
(308) 784-2019

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Cozad Hospitals

COZAD COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
P O BOX 108, 300 EAST 12TH ST
(308) 784-2261
Emergency Service: Yes

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Cozad High Schools

COZAD HIGH SCHOOL
308-784-2744
Serves 314 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.8

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