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People

Total Population 2,257
Male Share of the Population 50.8%
Female Share of the Population 49.2%
Senior Citizens 27.1%
Employed Population 16+ 1,159
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 59.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.6%
Median Earnings25+ $28,194
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $11,413
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,911

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,693
% Above Poverty Level 84.7%
% Below Poverty Level 15.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 11 minutes
% Working from Home 3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8%
% Using Public Transportation 0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 31%
Median Gross Rent $512
Median House Value $77,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.7%
US/American 0%
English 5.5%
Irish 14.4%

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

Ord Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 129 miles NW of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 156 miles W of Omaha, Nebraska
County Valley
Standard Zip Codes 68862
Phone Area Codes 308
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.603
Longitude -98.925

Ord 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 NORTH LOUP ORD
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 34 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 38 to 65 F
Annual Precip 25.1 inches
Station ERICSON 6 WNW
Distance 15.5 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 32 F
Apr Temp 33 to 60 F
Jul Temp 60 to 87 F
Oct Temp 35 to 64 F
Annual Precip 25 inches
Station GREELEY
Distance 20.6 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 33 F
Apr Temp 34 to 62 F
Jul Temp 61 to 87 F
Oct Temp 34 to 66 F
Annual Precip 26 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Michigan (68862)

Noble (68862)

Springdale (68862)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arcadia 307 $57,750
Burwell 1,219 $46,765
Comstock 108 $38,500
Ericson 148 $45,313
North Loup 331 $58,750
Scotia 365 $43,750

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

Ord Public Libraries

Library
Ord Township Library
1718 M STREET
Ord, Nebraska
(308) 728-3012

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Ord Hospitals

VALLEY COUNTY HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
217 WESTRIDGE DR
(308) 728-3211
Emergency Service: Yes

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Ord High Schools

ORD JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL
308-728-3241
Serves 296 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.9

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