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People

Total Population 177
Male Share of the Population 53.7%
Female Share of the Population 46.3%
Senior Citizens 11.3%
Employed Population 16+ 91
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 54.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,625
% Above Poverty Level 97.7%
% Below Poverty Level 2.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 1.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.4%
Median Gross Rent $396
Median House Value $40,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.3%
US/American 0%
English 1.7%
Irish 23.2%

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

Long Island Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 162 miles W of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 196 miles NW of Wichita, Kansas
County Phillips
Standard Zip Codes 67647
Phone Area Codes 785
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.949
Longitude -99.535

Long Island 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 PHILLIPSBURG 1 SSE
Distance 18.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 38 F
Apr Temp 38 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 93 F
Oct Temp 39 to 70 F
Annual Precip 23.4 inches
Station HARLAN COUNTY LAKE
Distance 19.3 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
Station NORTON DAM
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 38 F
Apr Temp 36 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 91 F
Oct Temp 38 to 68 F
Annual Precip 24.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Almena 493 $55,000
Glade 65 $0
Logan 498 $54,500
Norton 2,856 $56,630
Phillipsburg 2,525 $46,658
Prairie View 183 $57,115

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

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