Anselmo, Nebraska

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Anselmo, Nebraska
Village
Historic jail in Anselmo
Historic jail in Anselmo
Location of Anselmo, Nebraska
Location of Anselmo, Nebraska
Coordinates: 41°37′8″N 99°51′51″W / 41.61889°N 99.86417°W / 41.61889; -99.86417Coordinates: 41°37′8″N 99°51′51″W / 41.61889°N 99.86417°W / 41.61889; -99.86417
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Custer
Area[1]
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 2,605 ft (794 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 145
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 143
 • Density 537.0/sq mi (207.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68813
Area code(s) 308
FIPS code 31-01500[4]
GNIS feature ID 0827003[5]

Anselmo is a village in Custer County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 145 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Anselmo was platted in 1886 when the Burlington and Missouri River Railroad was extended to that point.[6] It was named for Anselmo B. Smith, a railroad engineer.[7][8]

Geography[edit]

Anselmo is located at 41°37′8″N 99°51′51″W / 41.61889°N 99.86417°W / 41.61889; -99.86417 (41.618935, -99.864292).[9]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 145 people, 62 households, and 44 families residing in the village. The population density was 537.0 inhabitants per square mile (207.3/km2). There were 71 housing units at an average density of 263.0 per square mile (101.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.6% White and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.8% of the population.

There were 62 households of which 27.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.6% were married couples living together, 12.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 29.0% were non-families. 27.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.34 and the average family size was 2.77.

The median age in the village was 45.5 years. 23.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.6% were from 25 to 44; 27.7% were from 45 to 64; and 24.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 55.2% male and 44.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 159 people, 68 households, and 46 families residing in the village. The population density was 598.6 people per square mile (227.4/km²). There were 80 housing units at an average density of 301.2 per square mile (114.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.11% White, 0.63% Native American, and 1.26% from two or more races.

There were 68 households out of which 26.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.9% were married couples living together, 10.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.9% were non-families. 29.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.34 and the average family size was 2.87.

In the village the population was spread out with 25.2% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 25.8% from 25 to 44, 24.5% from 45 to 64, and 16.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 106.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.7 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $28,281, and the median income for a family was $40,417. Males had a median income of $23,750 versus $11,750 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,892. About 9.1% of families and 10.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.3% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-24. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-24. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Anselmo, Custer County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  7. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 45.  A 1925 edition is available for download at University of Nebraska—Lincoln Digital Commons.
  8. ^ Burr, George L. (1921). History of Hamilton and Clay Counties, Nebraska, Volume 1. S.J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 106. 
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.