Humphrey, Nebraska

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Humphrey, Nebraska
City
Humphrey, seen from the southwest.
Humphrey, seen from the southwest.
Location of Humphrey, Nebraska
Location of Humphrey, Nebraska
Coordinates: 41°41′26″N 97°29′11″W / 41.69056°N 97.48639°W / 41.69056; -97.48639Coordinates: 41°41′26″N 97°29′11″W / 41.69056°N 97.48639°W / 41.69056; -97.48639
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Platte
Area[1]
 • Total 0.50 sq mi (1.29 km2)
 • Land 0.50 sq mi (1.29 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,670 ft (509 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 760
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 774
 • Density 1,520.0/sq mi (586.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68642
Area code(s) 402
FIPS code 31-23480[4]
GNIS feature ID 0830201[5]
Website www.humphreyne.us

Humphrey is a city in Platte County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 760 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Humphrey was platted in 1880 when the Omaha, Niobrara and Black Hills Railroad was extended to that point.[6] It was named after Humphrey, New York, the former hometown of the first postmaster.[7]

Geography[edit]

Humphrey is located at 41°41′26″N 97°29′11″W / 41.690510°N 97.486416°W / 41.690510; -97.486416 (41.690510, -97.486416).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.50 square miles (1.29 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 691
1900 869 25.8%
1910 868 −0.1%
1920 835 −3.8%
1930 854 2.3%
1940 841 −1.5%
1950 761 −9.5%
1960 801 5.3%
1970 862 7.6%
1980 799 −7.3%
1990 741 −7.3%
2000 786 6.1%
2010 760 −3.3%
Est. 2015 792 [9] 4.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 760 people, 315 households, and 219 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,520.0 inhabitants per square mile (586.9/km2). There were 334 housing units at an average density of 668.0 per square mile (257.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.2% White, 0.4% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.8% from other races, and 0.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 315 households of which 31.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.4% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.5% were non-families. 26.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 2.92.

The median age in the city was 40.6 years. 25.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.8% were from 25 to 44; 24% were from 45 to 64; and 22.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.8% male and 49.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 786 people, 317 households, and 213 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,808.4 people per square mile (705.8/km2). There were 328 housing units at an average density of 754.6 per square mile (294.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.98% White, 0.25% African American, 0.38% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, and 0.25% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.64% of the population.

There were 317 households out of which 32.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.7% were married couples living together, 6.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.8% were non-families. 30.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 3.14.

In the city, the population was spread out with 29.8% under the age of 18, 5.6% from 18 to 24, 23.7% from 25 to 44, 16.7% from 45 to 64, and 24.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 99.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.4 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the city was $39,250, and the median income for a family was $46,645. Males had a median income of $32,917 versus $21,719 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,863. About 4.8% of families and 6.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.3% of those under age 18 and 5.0% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. 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 June 17, 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Humphrey, Platte County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 22 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Profile for Humphrey, NE". ePodunk. Retrieved 22 August 2014. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. [permanent dead link]
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.