Orleans, Nebraska

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Orleans Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 154 miles W of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 200 miles W of Omaha, Nebraska
County Harlan
Standard Zip Codes 68966
Phone Area Codes 308
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.129
Longitude -99.455

Orleans Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 36 F
Apr Temp 37 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 89 F
Oct Temp 38 to 67 F
Annual Precip 24 inches
Distance 21.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 34 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 26 inches
Station FRANKLIN #2
Distance 26.8 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 36 F
Apr Temp 37 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 90 F
Oct Temp 37 to 68 F
Annual Precip 25.2 inches
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Orleans Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 425 100%
Male 200 47.1%
Female 225 52.9%
Under 18 79 18.6%
18+ 346 81.4%
65+ 115 27.1%
Median Age 49.3
Average Family Size 2.68
White 420 98.8%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 3 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 1.2%

Estimated Orleans Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 380
Growth -45
Growth % -10.6%

Orleans 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 47.1%
English 12.7%
Irish 7.3%
US/American 6.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.1%
Swedish 3.6%
French (except Basque) 2.7%
Polish 2.4%
European 2.4%
Danish 2.1%
Dutch 1.8%
Scottish 1.2%
Norwegian 0.9%
Pennsylvania German 0.9%
Czechoslovakian 0.9%
Italian 0.6%
Welsh 0.6%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Slavic 0.6%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Orleans 425 $28,056
Alma 1,214 $36,250
Atlanta 130 $36,875
Naponee 132 $33,250
Oxford 876 $40,875
Republican City 209 $32,500
Stamford 202 $42,250

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Cordelia B Preston Memorial Library
Orleans, Nebraska
(308) 473-3425

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