Norman, Nebraska

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Norman, Nebraska
Village
Norman, seen from the east on Nebraska Highway 74.
Norman, seen from the east on Nebraska Highway 74.
Location of Norman, Nebraska
Location of Norman, Nebraska
Coordinates: 40°28′46″N 98°47′34″W / 40.47944°N 98.79278°W / 40.47944; -98.79278Coordinates: 40°28′46″N 98°47′34″W / 40.47944°N 98.79278°W / 40.47944; -98.79278
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Kearney
Area[1]
 • Total 0.09 sq mi (0.23 km2)
 • Land 0.09 sq mi (0.23 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 2,083 ft (635 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 43
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 43
 • Density 477.8/sq mi (184.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68959
Area code(s) 308
FIPS code 31-34650[4]
GNIS feature ID 0831648[5]

Norman is a village in Kearney County, Nebraska, United States. It is part of the Kearney, Nebraska Micropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 43 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Norman was platted in 1887.[6] It was named for John and Carl Norman, the original owners of the town site.[6][7]

Geography[edit]

Norman is located at 40°28′46″N 98°47′34″W / 40.47944°N 98.79278°W / 40.47944; -98.79278 (40.479337, -98.792691).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 43 people, 22 households, and 11 families residing in the village. The population density was 477.8 inhabitants per square mile (184.5 /km2). There were 22 housing units at an average density of 244.4 per square mile (94.4 /km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 22 households of which 36.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 36.4% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 50.0% were non-families. 50.0% 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 1.95 and the average family size was 2.82.

The median age in the village was 48.3 years. 20.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.6% were from 25 to 44; 34.9% were from 45 to 64; and 20.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 44.2% male and 55.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 49 people, 23 households, and 12 families residing in the village. The population density was 495.7 people per square mile (189.2/km²). There were 25 housing units at an average density of 252.9 per square mile (96.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.96% White, 2.04% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.16% of the population.

There were 23 households out of which 30.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.8% were married couples living together, 4.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.5% were non-families. 43.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.13 and the average family size was 2.92.

In the village the population was spread out with 20.4% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 32.7% from 25 to 44, 20.4% from 45 to 64, and 18.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 122.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 116.7 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $32,917, and the median income for a family was $40,000. Males had a median income of $24,375 versus $17,500 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,854. There were 18.8% of families and 19.7% of the population living below the poverty line, including 25.0% of under eighteens and 45.5% of those over 64.

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. ^ a b "Norman, Kearney County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 14 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Profile for Norman, NE". ePodunk. Retrieved 14 August 2014. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.