Taylor, Nebraska

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Taylor, Nebraska
Village
The 1887 Pavillion Hotel in downtown Taylor is in the National Register of Historic Places.
The 1887 Pavillion Hotel in downtown Taylor is in the National Register of Historic Places.
Location of Taylor, Nebraska
Location of Taylor, Nebraska
Coordinates: 41°46′10″N 99°22′50″W / 41.76944°N 99.38056°W / 41.76944; -99.38056Coordinates: 41°46′10″N 99°22′50″W / 41.76944°N 99.38056°W / 41.76944; -99.38056
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Loup
Area[1]
 • Total 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Land 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 2,267 ft (691 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 190
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 179
 • Density 730.8/sq mi (282.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68879
Area code(s) 308
FIPS code 31-48445[4]
GNIS feature ID 0834041[5]

Taylor is a village in Loup County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 190 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Loup County.[6]

History[edit]

Taylor was platted in 1883.[7] It was named for Ed Taylor, a pioneer settler.[8][9]

Geography[edit]

Taylor is located at 41°46′10″N 99°22′50″W / 41.76944°N 99.38056°W / 41.76944; -99.38056 (41.769481, -99.380427).[10]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 190 people, 82 households, and 51 families residing in the village. The population density was 730.8 inhabitants per square mile (282.2/km2). There were 104 housing units at an average density of 400.0 per square mile (154.4/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.5% White and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.5% of the population.

There were 82 households of which 29.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.7% were married couples living together, 6.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.8% were non-families. 34.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.94.

The median age in the village was 45.7 years. 28.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 16.3% were from 25 to 44; 29.9% were from 45 to 64; and 21.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.9% male and 52.1% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 207 people, 97 households, and 58 families residing in the village. The population density was 797.3 people per square mile (307.4/km²). There were 111 housing units at an average density of 427.5 per square mile (164.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.52% White, and 0.48% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.97% of the population.

There were 97 households out of which 24.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.5% were married couples living together, 6.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.2% were non-families. 38.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.7% 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 2.78.

In the village the population was spread out with 22.7% under the age of 18, 3.4% from 18 to 24, 21.7% from 25 to 44, 27.1% from 45 to 64, and 25.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females there were 95.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.1 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $21,875, and the median income for a family was $25,469. Males had a median income of $19,688 versus $14,792 for females. The per capita income for the village was $10,880. About 9.1% of families and 9.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 3.9% 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. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  7. ^ "Taylor, Loup County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  8. ^ "Profile for Taylor, NE". ePodunk. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  9. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 98. ISBN 0-8032-5060-6.  A 1925 edition is available for download at University of Nebraska—Lincoln Digital Commons.
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.