dcsimg

People

Total Population388
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens17.8%
Employed Population 16+175
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married58.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.2%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,500
% Above Poverty Level90.2%
% Below Poverty Level9.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.4%
Median Gross Rent$579
Median House Value$64,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.1%
US/American0%
English6.4%
Irish21.4%

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

Merna Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 167 miles W of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City199 miles W of Omaha, Nebraska
CountyCuster
Standard Zip Codes68856
Phone Area Codes308
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude41.483
Longitude-99.759

Merna 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
Distance6.1 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
Distance8.9 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
Distance23.1 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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Kilfoil (68856)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Anselmo202$58,750
Arnold520$46,563
Berwyn89$56,250
Broken Bow3,518$54,519
Callaway644$50,625
Sargent598$46,979

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

Merna Public Libraries

Library
Brenizer Public Library
430 WEST CENTER AVENUE
Merna, Nebraska
(308) 643-2268

library logo

More Information for Librarians

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
  • Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Dedicated to helping students build bright futures through a powerful education
  • 50+ programs for bachelor & associate degrees, career diplomas, & certificates
  • 98% of graduates are satisfied with their Penn Foster studies
  • Pay tuition in full & save up to 25% or sign up for low monthly payments w/ 0% interest
  • Penn Foster is the perfect choice for flexible courses in many growing industries
Programs
  • Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design
  • Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Graduate Certificate in E-Learning

The George Washington University (GW) was founded in 1821 and is located in Washington, D.C., the heart of international law, health care and business. Our location and close relationships with prominent health care agencies and their officials distinguish the opportunities we provide our students.

Programs
  • Master of Social Work - Macro
  • Master of Social Work - Clinical
  • Master of Social Work

Why is Boston University ranked #39 in national universities by U.S. News & World Report for 2017? And what is the catalyst that prompts 33,106 students to call BU their home every semester? It's in our DNA: an inherent desire in each of our students, faculty, and staff to vigorously and dauntlessly pursue knowledge—and embrace the unlimited possibilities that come with it. Founded in 1839, Boston University is one of America's largest and most respected private research universities. It offers a unique combination of academic excellence and social relevance for its more than 33,000 students from 135 different countries. 

Programs
  • Bachelors in Business Management
  • MS - Teaching and Learning
  • Graduate Specialization - Accounting
  • The first and only 100% online, fully accredited public university in the United States
  • No set class times or locations
  • Affordable tuition, guaranteed not to increase as long as you are enrolled
  • Accelerated eight-week terms
  • Classes start every month
Programs
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Founded in Southern California in 1998 by dog training expert Steven Appelbaum.
  • The largest independent dog training company in the United States.
  • Offers 11-stage programs that feature an in-home study component along with a hands-on training module.
  • A member of the MyCAA Financial Assistance program, which offers eligible military spouses up to $4,000 of tuition assistance that can be used towards any of their courses.
  • Helps graduates find employment and coaches those who are looking to start their own business.

Merna High Schools

HIGH SCHOOL AT MERNA
308-643-2224
Serves 142 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.6

Study Online in Merna
Additional Resources
Info for Merna Government Officials


Are you an official in the Merna 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