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Demographics

People

Total Population696
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens26.7%
Employed Population 16+332
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married59.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21%
Median Earnings25+$32,214
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,518
% Above Poverty Level92.4%
% Below Poverty Level7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.4%
Median Gross Rent$698
Median House Value$99,500

Ancestry

Irish19.7%
English8.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.8%
French Except Basque4.6%
Swedish4.2%
Polish2.3%
Dutch2.2%
Scottish1.7%
Norwegian1.1%
Danishn1.1%
Canadian0.7%
German0.6%
Portuguese0.6%
Australian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Czech0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Russian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
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Elwood Almanac

CategoryValue
County Gosper County
Standard Zip Codes68937
Phone Area Codes308
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.58
Approximate Longitude-99.86

Elwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCANADAY STEAM PLANT
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp12 to 36 F
Apr Temp36 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp38 to 66 F
Annual Precip22.3 inches
StationOVERTON 3 W
Distance18.3 miles
Jan Temp12 to 37 F
Apr Temp36 to 64 F
Jul Temp61 to 88 F
Oct Temp36 to 68 F
Annual Precip24.1 inches
StationHOLDREGE
Distance28.2 miles
Jan Temp13 to 34 F
Apr Temp36 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip26 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arapahoe989$67,083
Bertrand702$61,964
Cozad3,877$49,617
Eustis476$62,167
Lexington10,090$50,525
Overton704$58,250

Elwood Public Libraries

Elwood Public Library
306 CALVERT ST
Elwood, Nebraska
(308) 785-8155

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Elwood Public Schools

Elwood Elementary School
502 First Ave, Po Box 107
ZIP: 68937
(308) 785-2491
Primary
Total Enrollment 121
Elwood High School
502 First Ave, Po Box 107
ZIP: 68937
(308) 785-2491
High
Total Enrollment 102
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