Greenwood, Nebraska

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Greenwood, Nebraska

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High Points

Greenwood strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Nebraska):

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 11% Greenwood People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 17% Greenwood Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Greenwood, Nebraska

Comparing Greenwood to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Nebraska (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 10
Well-Paid Single Men 7 6
Age of the Population 5 4
Racial Diversity 5 7
Senior Citizens 3 2
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 7
Average Household Size 7 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 8 9
People Above Poverty 8 9
Median Family Income 8 9
College Educated Adults 3 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3
Public Transportation Use 3 4
Short Commute Times 2 1
Working at Home 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 7 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 5
Affordability of Rents 3 2
People Living Alone 2 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Greenwood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles NE of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 33 miles SW of Omaha, Nebraska
County Cass
Metro Area Omaha
Standard Zip Codes 68366
Phone Area Codes 402
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.962
Longitude -96.44

Greenwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station ASHLAND 2
Distance 7.7 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 39 to 67 F
Annual Precip 30.1 inches
Distance 15.7 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 41 to 67 F
Annual Precip 29.7 inches
Distance 19.2 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 90 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 28.3 inches
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Greenwood Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 544 100%
Male 280 51.5%
Female 264 48.5%
Under 18 146 26.8%
18+ 398 73.2%
65+ 63 11.6%
Median Age 37.3
Average Family Size 2.94
White 528 97.1%
African-American 2 0.4%
Asian 3 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 1.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 4 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 1.1%

Estimated Greenwood Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 590
Growth 46
Growth % 8.5%

Greenwood Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 35.7%
US/American 13.2%
English 9.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.3%
Irish 8.8%
Czech 6.6%
Swedish 4.9%
French (except Basque) 2.9%
Norwegian 2%
Polish 1.5%
Scottish 1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Hungarian 0.7%
Canadian 0.7%
Italian 0.7%
Pennsylvania German 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
Danish 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Greenwood 544 $47,500
Alvo 142 $50,208
Ashland 2,262 $47,428
Eagle 1,105 $48,947
Elmwood 668 $46,875
Murdock 269 $45,357
Waverly 2,448 $56,875

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Greenwood Public Library
Greenwood, Nebraska
(402) 789-2301

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