Demographics

People

Total Population3,522
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens20.7%
Employed Population 16+1,807
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married50.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.2%
Median Earnings25+$30,545
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,534
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,202

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,855
% Above Poverty Level86.1%
% Below Poverty Level13.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time11 minutes
% Working from Home8.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.8%
Median Gross Rent$623
Median House Value$87,500

Ancestry

German29.5%
Irish11.8%
English11.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11%
Polish6.8%
Swedish3.9%
Dutch3.2%
Russian3%
French Except Basque2.6%
Scottish2.5%
Czech2.1%
Danishn1.8%
Norwegian1.7%
Italian1%
Welsh0.9%
Swiss0.4%
Luxemburger0.4%
Austrian0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Broken Bow Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyCuster County
Standard Zip Codes68822
Phone Area Codes308
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.4
Approximate Longitude-99.63

Broken Bow Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBROKEN BOW 2 W
Distance2.5 miles
Jan Temp8 to 34 F
Apr Temp32 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 86 F
Oct Temp33 to 64 F
Annual Precip23 inches
StationANSELMO 2 SE
Distance17 miles
Jan Temp8 to 34 F
Apr Temp32 to 61 F
Jul Temp60 to 87 F
Oct Temp33 to 64 F
Annual Precip25 inches
StationOCONTO
Distance18.7 miles
Jan Temp9 to 35 F
Apr Temp32 to 61 F
Jul Temp60 to 86 F
Oct Temp35 to 65 F
Annual Precip22.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Anselmo164$74,375
Ansley470$57,917
Berwyn86$61,875
Callaway746$50,795
Merna364$49,583
Oconto139$71,875

Broken Bow Public Libraries

Broken Bow Public Library
626 SOUTH D STREET
Broken Bow, Nebraska
(308) 872-2927

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Broken Bow Hospitals

Jennie M Melham Memorial Medical Center
(Non-profit)
145 Memorial Drive
(308) 872-4100

Broken Bow Public Schools

Broken Bow High School
323 N 7th Ave
ZIP: 68822
(308) 872-2475
High
Total Enrollment 233
Broken Bow Junior High School
322 North 9th Avenue
ZIP: 68822
(308) 872-6441
Middle
Total Enrollment 93
Custer Intermediate School
727 South 6th Avenue
ZIP: 68822
(308) 872-2503
Middle
Total Enrollment 141
New Discoveries North Preschool
44003 Road 801
ZIP: 68822
(308) 872-6542
Primary
Total Enrollment 21
New Discoveries Preschool
1135 North H
ZIP: 68822
(308) 872-2982
Primary
Total Enrollment 19
North Park Elementary School
1135 North H Street
ZIP: 68822
(308) 872-2982
Primary
Total Enrollment 298
Sandhills Educ Services Coop
1135 North H
ZIP: 68822
(308) 872-2982
Primary
Total Enrollment 28
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