McLean, Nebraska

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McLean, Nebraska
Village
Main Street
Main Street
Location of McLean, Nebraska
Location of McLean, Nebraska
Coordinates: 42°23′13″N 97°28′5″W / 42.38694°N 97.46806°W / 42.38694; -97.46806Coordinates: 42°23′13″N 97°28′5″W / 42.38694°N 97.46806°W / 42.38694; -97.46806
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Pierce
Area[1]
 • Total 0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2)
 • Land 0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,847 ft (563 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 36
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 36
 • Density 360.0/sq mi (139.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68747
Area code(s) 402
FIPS code 31-30065[4]
GNIS feature ID 0831155[5]

McLean is a village in Pierce County, Nebraska, United States. It is part of the Norfolk, Nebraska Micropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 36 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

McLean had its start by the building of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad through that territory.[6] Some people say it was named for Donald McLean, a railroad employee,[7] while others believe it was named after McLean, Ohio.[8]

The McLean post office was established in 1900.[9]

Geography[edit]

McLean is located at 42°23′13″N 97°28′5″W / 42.38694°N 97.46806°W / 42.38694; -97.46806 (42.386978, -97.468016).[10]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.10 square miles (0.26 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 81
1930 96 18.5%
1940 82 −14.6%
1950 67 −18.3%
1960 73 9.0%
1970 67 −8.2%
1980 46 −31.3%
1990 49 6.5%
2000 38 −22.4%
2010 36 −5.3%
Est. 2015 36 [11] 0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[12]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 36 people, 18 households, and 9 families residing in the village. The population density was 360.0 inhabitants per square mile (139.0/km2). There were 25 housing units at an average density of 250.0 per square mile (96.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 18 households of which 22.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, and 50.0% were non-families. 44.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 27.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00 and the average family size was 2.89.

The median age in the village was 44.5 years. 22.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 0.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.8% were from 25 to 44; 30.5% were from 45 to 64; and 19.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.2% male and 52.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 38 people, 18 households, and 9 families residing in the village. The population density was 400.9 people per square mile (163.0/km²). There were 26 housing units at an average density of 274.3 per square mile (111.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 18 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.4% were married couples living together, and 50.0% were non-families. 50.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.11 and the average family size was 3.22.

In the village, the population was spread out with 26.3% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 26.3% from 25 to 44, 15.8% from 45 to 64, and 23.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 111.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $27,292, and the median income for a family was $45,417. Males had a median income of $26,750 versus $28,750 for females. The per capita income for the village was $17,225. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.

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. ^ Burr, George L. (1921). History of Hamilton and Clay Counties, Nebraska, Volume 1. S.J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 133. 
  7. ^ "McLean, Pierce County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 22 August 2014. 
  8. ^ Exploring Nebraska Highways: Trip Trivia. Exploring America's Highway. 2007. p. 109. ISBN 978-0-9744358-7-9. 
  9. ^ "Pierce County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 22 August 2014. 
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  11. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  12. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 11, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.