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Demographics

People

Total Population3,512
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens19.5%
Employed Population 16+1,908
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married49.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.4%
Median Earnings25+$35,567
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,893

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,977
% Above Poverty Level89.2%
% Below Poverty Level10.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time11 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.1%
Median Gross Rent$593
Median House Value$86,700

Ancestry

German35.7%
Irish18.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.6%
English10%
Polish6%
Dutch3.8%
Danishn3.2%
French Except Basque2.5%
Russian2.2%
Czech2.1%
Scottish1.9%
Swedish1.8%
Norwegian1.4%
Italian1.2%
Welsh0.9%
Swiss0.5%
Luxemburger0.3%
Austrian0.1%
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Broken Bow Almanac

CategoryValue
County Custer 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
Anselmo191$61,250
Ansley408$50,139
Berwyn91$61,667
Callaway662$48,393
Merna372$47,857
Oconto157$58,500

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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