dcsimg

People

Total Population 3,863
Male Share of the Population 49.1%
Female Share of the Population 50.9%
Senior Citizens 25.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,838
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 48.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,263
% Above Poverty Level 86.9%
% Below Poverty Level 13.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.1%
% Using Public Transportation 1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 44.1%
Median Gross Rent $474
Median House Value $56,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.8%
US/American 0%
English 4.8%
Irish 10.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fairbury Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 53 miles SW of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 101 miles SW of Omaha, Nebraska
County Jefferson
Standard Zip Codes 68352
Phone Area Codes 402
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.137
Longitude -97.18

Fairbury Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station FAIRBURY
Distance 0.3 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 35 F
Apr Temp 38 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 90 F
Oct Temp 40 to 68 F
Annual Precip 30.9 inches
Station HEBRON
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 34 F
Apr Temp 37 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 39 to 67 F
Annual Precip 29.7 inches
Station GENEVA
Distance 35.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 34 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 29.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Fairbury, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Gladstone (68352)

Powell (68352)

Thompson (68352)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alexandria 151 $41,250
Daykin 200 $61,000
Diller 186 $66,875
Endicott 121 $45,000
Jansen 142 $40,000
Plymouth 423 $58,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fairbury Public Libraries

Library
Fairbury Public Library
601 7TH STREET
Fairbury, Nebraska
(402) 729-2843

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Fairbury Hospitals

JEFFERSON COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
P O BOX 277, 2200 H ST
(402) 729-3351
Emergency Service: Yes

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level.
  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
  • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
  • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.
Programs
  • Master of Science in Communication
  • Master of Science in Engineering Technology
  • Master of Science in Education in Special Education
  • Recognized for academic excellence, meaningful research & graduate achievement
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission w/ programmatic accreditations
  • More than 200 majors with a beautiful campus location in Indiana
  • Top 5 public university in the U.S according to the Wall Street Journal
  • Has a helpful Academic Success Center to help students reach their potential
Programs
  • Master of Science in Information Assurance
  • Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance and Cyber Security
  • Master of Science in Criminology - Leadership Focus
Advance your career with Regis University College for Professional Studies. We offer bachelor's and master's degrees in the areas of education and counseling, management, computer and information sciences, and humanities and social sciences.
Programs
  • Nurse Educator Certificate
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Clinical Leadership
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator

Saint Xavier University, Chicago’s oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment. Our online master’s degree programs reflect our values: to explore and respect different viewpoints, work for the betterment of the community, and engage students in the pursuit of lifelong learning.

Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration

WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

Online Education That Fits Your Life

For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University

Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.

Fairbury High Schools

FAIRBURY JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL
402-729-6116
Serves 511 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.5

Study Online in Fairbury
Additional Resources
Info for Fairbury Government Officials


Are you an official in the Fairbury government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top