Phillips, Nebraska

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Phillips, Nebraska
Village
Downtown Phillips
Downtown Phillips
Location of Phillips, Nebraska
Location of Phillips, Nebraska
Coordinates: 40°53′53″N 98°12′50″W / 40.89806°N 98.21389°W / 40.89806; -98.21389Coordinates: 40°53′53″N 98°12′50″W / 40.89806°N 98.21389°W / 40.89806; -98.21389
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Hamilton
Area[1]
 • Total 0.29 sq mi (0.75 km2)
 • Land 0.29 sq mi (0.75 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,893 ft (577 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 287
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 289
 • Density 990/sq mi (380/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68865
Area code(s) 402
FIPS code 31-39030[4]
GNIS feature ID 0832075[5]

Phillips is a village in Hamilton County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 287 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Phillips was platted in 1884 when the Burlington and Missouri River Railroad was extended to that point.[6] It was named for Captain R. O. Phillips, member of the town company.[7]

Geography[edit]

Phillips is located at 40°53′53″N 98°12′50″W / 40.89806°N 98.21389°W / 40.89806; -98.21389 (40.898034, -98.213819).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.29 square miles (0.75 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 186
1910 274 47.3%
1920 274 0.0%
1930 221 −19.3%
1940 205 −7.2%
1950 190 −7.3%
1960 192 1.1%
1970 341 77.6%
1980 405 18.8%
1990 316 −22.0%
2000 336 6.3%
2010 287 −14.6%
Est. 2016 289 [3] 0.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 287 people, 112 households, and 78 families residing in the village. The population density was 989.7 inhabitants per square mile (382.1/km2). There were 142 housing units at an average density of 489.7 per square mile (189.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.6% White, 1.0% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.8% of the population.

There were 112 households of which 27.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.6% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.4% were non-families. 21.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.95.

The median age in the village was 41.3 years. 25.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.8% were from 25 to 44; 30.3% were from 45 to 64; and 10.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.2% male and 49.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 336 people, 135 households, and 105 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,367.0 people per square mile (518.9/km²). There were 147 housing units at an average density of 598.1 per square mile (227.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.40% White, and 0.60% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.08% of the population.

There were 135 households out of which 34.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.5% were married couples living together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.2% were non-families. 18.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 2.78.

In the village, the population was spread out with 23.8% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 29.5% from 25 to 44, 28.9% from 45 to 64, and 9.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 98.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.2 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $35,536, and the median income for a family was $35,714. Males had a median income of $24,519 versus $18,977 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,090. About 5.6% of families and 7.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.1% of those under age 18 and 5.0% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

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. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  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. ^ "Phillips, Hamilton County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 10 August 2014. 
  7. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 71. ISBN 0-8032-5060-6.  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. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.