Deweese, Nebraska

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Deweese, Nebraska
Deweese, seen from the east
Deweese, seen from the east
Location of Deweese, Nebraska
Location of Deweese, Nebraska
Coordinates: 40°21′15″N 98°8′22″W / 40.35417°N 98.13944°W / 40.35417; -98.13944Coordinates: 40°21′15″N 98°8′22″W / 40.35417°N 98.13944°W / 40.35417; -98.13944
CountryUnited States
StateNebraska
CountyClay
Area
 • Total0.13 sq mi (0.33 km2)
 • Land0.13 sq mi (0.33 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,690 ft (515 m)
Population
 • Total67
 • Estimate 
(2017)[3]
63
 • Density500.00/sq mi (193.34/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
68934
Area code(s)402
FIPS code31-12945[4]
GNIS feature ID0828702[5]

Deweese is a village in Clay County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 67 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Hastings, Nebraska Micropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Deweese was platted in 1885 when the Burlington and Missouri River Railroad was extended to that point.[6] It was named for James W. Deweese, a railroad attorney.[7]

Geography[edit]

Deweese is located at 40°21′15″N 98°8′22″W / 40.35417°N 98.13944°W / 40.35417; -98.13944 (40.354301, -98.139475).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2), all of it land.[9]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920144
19301568.3%
1940134−14.1%
1950115−14.2%
1960100−13.0%
197086−14.0%
198069−19.8%
1990747.2%
2000808.1%
201067−16.2%
Est. 201763[3]−6.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 67 people, 29 households, and 17 families residing in the village. The population density was 515.4 inhabitants per square mile (199.0/km2). There were 37 housing units at an average density of 284.6 per square mile (109.9/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 29 households of which 34.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.3% were married couples living together, 3.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.4% were non-families. 41.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% 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 3.24.

The median age in the village was 43.5 years. 26.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 13.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 13.5% were from 25 to 44; 32.8% were from 45 to 64; and 13.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 59.7% male and 40.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 80 people, 35 households, and 17 families residing in the village. The population density was 855.9 people per square mile (343.2/km²). There were 43 housing units at an average density of 460.0 per square mile (184.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.75% White, 1.25% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.25% of the population.

There were 35 households out of which 28.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.0% were married couples living together, 5.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 48.6% were non-families. 42.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 25.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.29 and the average family size was 3.22.

In the village, the population was spread out with 33.8% under the age of 18, 35.0% from 25 to 44, 12.5% from 45 to 64, and 18.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 116.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.8 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $22,500, and the median income for a family was $31,250. Males had a median income of $23,125 versus $13,125 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,018. There were no families and 2.9% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jan 12, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-24.
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved March 24, 2018.
  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. ^ "Deweese, Clay County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved August 3, 2014.
  7. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 42. A 1925 edition is available for download at University of Nebraska—Lincoln Digital Commons.
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-06-24.
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.