Reynolds, Nebraska

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Reynolds, Nebraska
Village
Reynolds, seen from the west along Nebraska Highway 8
Reynolds, seen from the west along Nebraska Highway 8
Location of Reynolds, Nebraska
Location of Reynolds, Nebraska
Coordinates: 40°3′37″N 97°20′5″W / 40.06028°N 97.33472°W / 40.06028; -97.33472Coordinates: 40°3′37″N 97°20′5″W / 40.06028°N 97.33472°W / 40.06028; -97.33472
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Jefferson
Area[1]
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,391 ft (424 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 69
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 69
 • Density 276.0/sq mi (106.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 31-41235[4]
GNIS feature ID 0832531[5]

Reynolds is a village in Jefferson County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 69 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Reynolds was platted in 1880 when the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad was extended to that point.[6][7] It was named for the father of a railroad conductor.[8]

Geography[edit]

Reynolds is located at 40°3′37″N 97°20′5″W / 40.06028°N 97.33472°W / 40.06028; -97.33472 (40.060390, -97.334804).[9]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 271
1900 260 −4.1%
1910 246 −5.4%
1920 208 −15.4%
1930 213 2.4%
1940 211 −0.9%
1950 166 −21.3%
1960 131 −21.1%
1970 115 −12.2%
1980 125 8.7%
1990 104 −16.8%
2000 88 −15.4%
2010 69 −21.6%
Est. 2015 67 [10] −2.9%
U.S. Decennial Census[11]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 69 people, 40 households, and 16 families residing in the village. The population density was 276.0 inhabitants per square mile (106.6/km2). There were 46 housing units at an average density of 184.0 per square mile (71.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 40 households of which 17.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 20.0% were married couples living together, 17.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 60.0% were non-families. 57.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 32.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.73 and the average family size was 2.69.

The median age in the village was 51.2 years. 18.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 15.9% were from 25 to 44; 30.4% were from 45 to 64; and 29% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.4% male and 53.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 88 people, 44 households, and 24 families residing in the village. The population density was 346.4 people per square mile (135.9/km²). There were 53 housing units at an average density of 208.6 per square mile (81.9/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.59% White, 2.27% Asian, and 1.14% from two or more races.

There were 44 households out of which 27.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.7% were married couples living together, 6.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.2% were non-families. 38.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.5% 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 2.68.

In the village, the population was spread out with 21.6% under the age of 18, 2.3% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 23.9% from 45 to 64, and 25.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 91.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.1 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $16,250, and the median income for a family was $37,500. Males had a median income of $45,417 versus $17,500 for females. The per capita income for the village was $15,579. 16.7% of families and 22.8% of the population were living below the poverty line, including 24.0% of those under eighteen and 20.0% of those over 64.

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. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  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. ^ "Reynolds, NE". Jefferson County Visitors Committee. Retrieved 13 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Reynolds, Jefferson County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 13 August 2014. 
  8. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 82. ISBN 0-8032-5060-6.  A 1925 edition is available for download at University of Nebraska—Lincoln Digital Commons.
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  10. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  11. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.