Demographics

People

Total Population1,341
Male Share of the Population54.9%
Female Share of the Population45.1%
Senior Citizens28.9%
Employed Population 16+635
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married58.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,896
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,806

Wealth

Median Family Income$73,424
% Above Poverty Level86%
% Below Poverty Level14%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.1%
Median Gross Rent$586
Median House Value$84,100

Ancestry

German41.6%
Irish12.5%
Swedish10.4%
English8.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.1%
French Except Basque4%
Polish3%
Norwegian2.8%
Czech2.4%
Welsh1.8%
Scottish1.6%
Danishn1%
Russian0.7%
Dutch0.7%
Swiss0.5%
Italian0.4%
Canadian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
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Alma Almanac

CategoryValue
County Harlan County
Standard Zip Codes68920
Phone Area Codes308
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.1
Approximate Longitude-99.36

Alma Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHARLAN COUNTY LAKE
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp12 to 36 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 89 F
Oct Temp38 to 67 F
Annual Precip24 inches
StationFRANKLIN #2
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp12 to 36 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 90 F
Oct Temp37 to 68 F
Annual Precip25.2 inches
StationPHILLIPSBURG 1 SSE
Distance25.3 miles
Jan Temp13 to 38 F
Apr Temp38 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 93 F
Oct Temp39 to 70 F
Annual Precip23.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atlanta86$75,000
Naponee93$38,125
Orleans436$48,750
Oxford747$52,708
Stamford178$64,375

Alma Public Libraries

Hoesch Memorial Library
CITY PARK WEST 2ND
Alma, Nebraska
(308) 928-2600

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Alma Hospitals

Harlan County Health System
(Government - Local)
717 North Brown St
(308) 928-2151

Alma Public Schools

Alma Elementary At Alma
515 Jewell St, Po Box 170
ZIP: 68920
(308) 928-2131
Primary
Total Enrollment 160
Alma High School
515 Jewell St, Po Box 170
ZIP: 68920
(308) 928-2131
High
Total Enrollment 119
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