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Demographics

People

Total Population1,608
Male Share of the Population45.3%
Female Share of the Population54.7%
Senior Citizens14.2%
Employed Population 16+788
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married55.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher35%
Median Earnings25+$46,350
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$51,667
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,154

Wealth

Median Family Income$87,019
% Above Poverty Level93.1%
% Below Poverty Level6.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30%
Median Gross Rent$727
Median House Value$189,500

Ancestry

Irish15.1%
English9.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.8%
Danishn6.7%
Swedish6.5%
Czech6.1%
Italian4%
Polish2.7%
French Except Basque2.3%
Norwegian2%
Dutch1.6%
Arab1.5%
Scottish0.6%
Syrian0.6%
Austrian0.5%
Finnish0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Belgian0.2%
German0.2%
Russian0.2%
Swiss0.1%
Luxemburger0.1%
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Bennington Almanac

CategoryValue
County Douglas County
Standard Zip Codes68007
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.36
Approximate Longitude-96.15

Bennington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOMAHA 9 NW
Distance7.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 32 F
Apr Temp40 to 64 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip30 inches
StationOMAHA EPPLEY AP
Distance13.8 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip30.2 inches
StationFREMONT
Distance16.7 miles
Jan Temp10 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip29.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boys Town907$0
Fort Calhoun815$90,938
Kennard351$76,719
Washington114$103,750
Waterloo1,030$65,000

Bennington Public Libraries

Bennington Public Library
15505 WAREHOUSE STREET
Bennington, Nebraska
(402) 238-2201

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Bennington Public Schools

Bennington Secondary School
16610 Bennington Road, Po Box 309
ZIP: 68007
(402) 238-2447
High
Total Enrollment 707
Pine Creek Elementary
7801 N Hws Cleveland Blvd, Po Box 309
ZIP: 68007
(402) 238-2372
Primary
Total Enrollment 415
Bennington Elementary School
11620 N 156th St, Po Box 309
ZIP: 68007
(402) 238-2690
Primary
Total Enrollment 444
Heritage Elementary
9950 Rosewater Parkway, Po Box 309
ZIP: 68007
(402) 238-2095
Primary
Total Enrollment 356
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