David City, Nebraska

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David City, Nebraska
City
Downtown David City: E Street
Downtown David City: E Street
Location of David City, Nebraska
Location of David City, Nebraska
Coordinates: 41°15′16″N 97°7′35″W / 41.25444°N 97.12639°W / 41.25444; -97.12639Coordinates: 41°15′16″N 97°7′35″W / 41.25444°N 97.12639°W / 41.25444; -97.12639
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Butler
Area[1]
 • Total 2.07 sq mi (5.36 km2)
 • Land 2.06 sq mi (5.34 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 1,614 ft (492 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 2,906
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 2,877
 • Density 1,410.7/sq mi (544.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68632
Area code(s) 402
FIPS code 31-12315
GNIS feature ID 0828587[4]
Website http://davidcityne.com/

David City is a city in Butler County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 2,906 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Butler County[5].

History[edit]

David City was named for David Butler, the first Governor of Nebraska.[6]

Geography[edit]

David City is located at 41°15′16″N 97°7′35″W / 41.25444°N 97.12639°W / 41.25444; -97.12639 (41.254543, -97.126457)[7].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.07 square miles (5.36 km2), of which, 2.06 square miles (5.34 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 1,000
1890 2,028 102.8%
1900 1,845 −9.0%
1910 2,177 18.0%
1920 2,216 1.8%
1930 2,333 5.3%
1940 2,272 −2.6%
1950 2,321 2.2%
1960 2,304 −0.7%
1970 2,380 3.3%
1980 2,514 5.6%
1990 2,522 0.3%
2000 2,597 3.0%
2010 2,906 11.9%
Est. 2012 2,877 −1.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
2012 Estimate[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 2,906 people, 1,153 households, and 706 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,410.7 inhabitants per square mile (544.7 /km2). There were 1,274 housing units at an average density of 618.4 per square mile (238.8 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.1% White, 0.6% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 1.8% from other races, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.5% of the population.

There were 1,153 households of which 30.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.0% were married couples living together, 10.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 38.8% were non-families. 33.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.37 and the average family size was 3.05.

The median age in the city was 42.1 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.2% were from 25 to 44; 24.8% were from 45 to 64; and 21.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.5% male and 52.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 2,597 people, 1,082 households, and 641 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,724.6 people per square mile (664.0/km²). There were 1,203 housing units at an average density of 798.9 per square mile (307.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.58% White, 0.15% African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.23% Asian, 0.12% Pacific Islander, 0.50% from other races, and 0.27% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.00% of the population.

There were 1,082 households out of which 29.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.0% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.7% were non-families. 37.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.2% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 23.2% from 25 to 44, 20.4% from 45 to 64, and 24.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 91.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.8 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the city was $34,583, and the median income for a family was $48,098. Males had a median income of $28,185 versus $21,179 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,550. About 3.1% of families and 8.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.0% of those under age 18 and 10.1% of those age 65 or over.

Notable natives[edit]

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. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  6. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 100. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved October 19, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". Retrieved October 19, 2013. 

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