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Demographics

People

Total Population968
Male Share of the Population53.4%
Female Share of the Population46.6%
Senior Citizens5.1%
Employed Population 16+497
Age of the Population23

Families

% of people married22.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher34.9%
Median Earnings25+$35,962
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,441

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,250
% Above Poverty Level71.3%
% Below Poverty Level28.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work23.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.3%
Median Gross Rent$526
Median House Value$51,400

Ancestry

German26.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.8%
Irish13.3%
English8.2%
Norwegian3.3%
French Except Basque2.9%
Polish2.9%
Czech2.6%
Dutch1.9%
African1.4%
Russian1.1%
Scottish1%
Danishn1%
Swedish0.8%
Ethiopian0.7%
Romanian0.6%
Welsh0.6%
Italian0.3%
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Peru Almanac

CategoryValue
County Nemaha County
Standard Zip Codes68421
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.47
Approximate Longitude-95.73

Peru Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationAUBURN 5 ESE
Distance7.4 miles
Jan Temp14 to 34 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip32.3 inches
StationSIDNEY
Distance19.7 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 66 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationTECUMSEH
Distance26 miles
Jan Temp13 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 64 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip32.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn3,361$68,636
Brock127$58,750
Brownville100$65,156
Johnson324$73,125
Nemaha135$41,429
Talmage285$33,333
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