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Demographics

People

Total Population458
Male Share of the Population43%
Female Share of the Population57%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+286
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married60.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.7%
Median Earnings25+$35,690
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,071

Wealth

Median Family Income$73,304
% Above Poverty Level93.4%
% Below Poverty Level6.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.6%
Median Gross Rent$525
Median House Value$55,200

Ancestry

German72.7%
Czech19.7%
Irish15.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.6%
Polish5.9%
Italian3.5%
English2.2%
Welsh2.2%
Swiss2%
Dutch0.9%
Swedish0.9%
Austrian0.7%
Danishn0.7%
Scottish0.7%
Norwegian0.2%
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Leigh Almanac

CategoryValue
County Colfax County
Standard Zip Codes68643
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.7
Approximate Longitude-97.23

Leigh Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCLARKSON
Distance5.5 miles
Jan Temp9 to 30 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip28.8 inches
StationMADISON 2 W
Distance14.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 61 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp36 to 65 F
Annual Precip27.1 inches
StationCOLUMBUS 3 NE
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip28.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clarkson743$58,750
Creston157$55,417
Howells591$73,672
Humphrey866$70,938
Madison2,634$49,688
Stanton1,672$65,000

Leigh Public Libraries

Leigh Public Library
153 MAIN STREET
Leigh, Nebraska
(402) 487-2507

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Leigh Public Schools

Leigh Elementary School
222 W 4th St, Po Box 98
ZIP: 68643
(402) 487-3301
Primary
Total Enrollment 112
Leigh High School
310 Short St, Po Box 98
ZIP: 68643
(402) 487-2228
High
Total Enrollment 71
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