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Demographics

People

Total Population636
Male Share of the Population44.7%
Female Share of the Population55.3%
Senior Citizens35.2%
Employed Population 16+295
Age of the Population55

Families

% of people married60.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,128
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$71,563
% Above Poverty Level90.6%
% Below Poverty Level9.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home5.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work11.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.7%
Median Gross Rent$707
Median House Value$75,500

Ancestry

German58.6%
Irish10.8%
Czech6.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.4%
Swedish5.2%
English4.2%
Polish3.3%
French Except Basque2.2%
Russian1.6%
Dutch1.4%
Norwegian1.3%
Danishn1.1%
Lithuanian0.9%
Swiss0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Italian0.2%
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Elgin Almanac

CategoryValue
County Antelope County
Standard Zip Codes68636
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.98
Approximate Longitude-98.08

Elgin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationELGIN
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp9 to 31 F
Apr Temp34 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip25.8 inches
StationOAKDALE
Distance8.7 miles
Jan Temp8 to 31 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp36 to 64 F
Annual Precip25.7 inches
StationALBION 1 N
Distance20.2 miles
Jan Temp9 to 31 F
Apr Temp34 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp35 to 64 F
Annual Precip27 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clearwater320$50,313
Meadow Grove325$56,042
Neligh1,513$59,375
Oakdale313$36,023
Petersburg345$56,458
Tilden1,184$57,083

Elgin Public Libraries

Elgin Public Library
503 SOUTH SECOND STREET
Elgin, Nebraska
(402) 843-2460

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Elgin Public Schools

Elgin Elementary School
101 N 4th St, Po Box 399
ZIP: 68636
(402) 843-2455
Primary
Total Enrollment 119
Elgin High School
101 N 4th St, Po Box 399
ZIP: 68636
(402) 843-2457
High
Total Enrollment 81

Elgin Private Schools

Pope John Xxiii Central Catholic High School
303 Remington St
ZIP: 68636
Secondary
Total Enrollment 90
St Boniface Elementary School
302 S 2nd St
ZIP: 68636
Elementary
Total Enrollment 55
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