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Demographics

People

Total Population648
Male Share of the Population48.6%
Female Share of the Population51.4%
Senior Citizens29.2%
Employed Population 16+336
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married69%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.3%
Median Earnings25+$34,583
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree$51,094

Wealth

Median Family Income$84,643
% Above Poverty Level89.5%
% Below Poverty Level10.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.7%
Median Gross Rent$625
Median House Value$70,300

Ancestry

German41.2%
Swedish19%
English9.4%
Irish7.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.7%
Danishn4.9%
Czech4.9%
Norwegian2.2%
Dutch2.2%
Polish1.5%
Greek1.4%
French Except Basque1.2%
Scottish1.1%
Italian0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Swiss0.3%
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Wausa Almanac

CategoryValue
County Knox County
Standard Zip Codes68786
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.49
Approximate Longitude-97.53

Wausa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOSMOND
Distance10.8 miles
Jan Temp9 to 30 F
Apr Temp36 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp38 to 64 F
Annual Precip25.3 inches
StationCREIGHTON
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp11 to 32 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 89 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip25.6 inches
StationNORFOLK AP
Distance36.1 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp38 to 64 F
Annual Precip26.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bloomfield1,011$50,313
Crofton859$66,071
Fordyce106$65,625
Osmond855$56,000
Plainview1,343$64,545
Randolph852$55,000

Wausa Public Libraries

Lied Lincoln Township Library
603 E. NORRIS ST.
Wausa, Nebraska
(402) 586-2454

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Wausa Public Schools

Wausa Elementary School
300 S Bismark, Po Box 159
ZIP: 68786
(402) 586-2255
Primary
Total Enrollment 122
Wausa High School
300 S Bismarck, Po Box 159
ZIP: 68786
(402) 586-2255
High
Total Enrollment 101
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