Arcadia, Nebraska

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Arcadia, Nebraska
Village
Downtown Arcadia
Downtown Arcadia
Location of Arcadia, Nebraska
Location of Arcadia, Nebraska
Coordinates: 41°25′26″N 99°7′29″W / 41.42389°N 99.12472°W / 41.42389; -99.12472Coordinates: 41°25′26″N 99°7′29″W / 41.42389°N 99.12472°W / 41.42389; -99.12472
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Valley
Area[1]
 • Total 0.57 sq mi (1.48 km2)
 • Land 0.57 sq mi (1.48 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 2,162 ft (659 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 311
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 308
 • Density 545.6/sq mi (210.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68815
Area code(s) 308
FIPS code 31-01850[4]
GNIS feature ID 0827040[5]

Arcadia is a village in Valley County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 311 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Arcadia was platted in 1885 when it was certain that the railroad would soon be extended to that point.[6]

Geography[edit]

Arcadia is located at 41°25′26″N 99°7′29″W / 41.42389°N 99.12472°W / 41.42389; -99.12472 (41.423839, -99.124752).[7] According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.57 square miles (1.48 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 429
1900 374 −12.8%
1910 618 65.2%
1920 745 20.6%
1930 711 −4.6%
1940 663 −6.8%
1950 574 −13.4%
1960 446 −22.3%
1970 418 −6.3%
1980 412 −1.4%
1990 385 −6.6%
2000 359 −6.8%
2010 311 −13.4%
Est. 2015 303 [8] −2.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 311 people, 138 households, and 91 families residing in the village. The population density was 545.6 inhabitants per square mile (210.7/km2). There were 176 housing units at an average density of 308.8 per square mile (119.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.7% White, 0.3% Native American, 0.3% Asian, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.9% of the population.

There were 138 households of which 29.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 5.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.1% were non-families. 31.9% 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 2.25 and the average family size was 2.78.

The median age in the village was 46.7 years. 25.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.4% were from 25 to 44; 26.5% were from 45 to 64; and 27% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.6% male and 51.4% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 359 people, 155 households, and 95 families residing in the village. The population density was 637.4 people per square mile (247.5/km²). There were 189 housing units at an average density of 335.6 per square mile (130.3/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.89% White, 0.56% African American, 0.28% Asian, and 0.28% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.84% of the population.

There were 155 households out of which 27.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.8% were married couples living together, 2.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 38.1% were non-families. 35.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 24.5% 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 3.04.

In the village, the population was spread out with 27.9% under the age of 18, 5.0% from 18 to 24, 23.1% from 25 to 44, 17.0% from 45 to 64, and 27.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 87.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.0 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $24,464, and the median income for a family was $33,750. Males had a median income of $24,107 versus $20,500 for females. The per capita income for the village was $15,015. About 5.1% of families and 9.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.0% of those under age 18 and 8.3% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-24. Retrieved 2012-06-24. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-24. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Arcadia, Valley County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 23 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  9. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.