Santee, Nebraska

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Santee, Nebraska
Village
Santee, seen from the cemetery hill south of town
Santee, seen from the cemetery hill south of town
Location of Santee, Nebraska
Location of Santee, Nebraska
Coordinates: 42°50′19″N 97°51′11″W / 42.83861°N 97.85306°W / 42.83861; -97.85306Coordinates: 42°50′19″N 97°51′11″W / 42.83861°N 97.85306°W / 42.83861; -97.85306
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Knox
Area[1]
 • Total 0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Land 0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,243 ft (379 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 346
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 347
 • Density 620/sq mi (240/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 31-43475[4]
GNIS feature ID 0833214[5]

Santee is the principal village of the Santee Sioux Reservation in Knox County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 346 at the 2010 census.[6]

History[edit]

The village was named for the Santee Sioux Indians.[7]

Geography[edit]

Santee is located at 42°50′19″N 97°51′11″W / 42.838711°N 97.853188°W / 42.838711; -97.853188 (42.838711, -97.853188).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.56 square miles (1.45 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 388
1990 365 −5.9%
2000 302 −17.3%
2010 346 14.6%
Est. 2016 347 [3] 0.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 346 people, 100 households, and 80 families residing in the village. The population density was 617.9 inhabitants per square mile (238.6/km2). There were 117 housing units at an average density of 208.9 per square mile (80.7/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 2.9% White, 92.5% Native American, 0.3% from other races, and 4.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.5% of the population.

There were 100 households of which 59.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 32.0% were married couples living together, 35.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 13.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 20.0% were non-families. 18.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.46 and the average family size was 3.94.

The median age in the village was 21.8 years. 45.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.2% were from 25 to 44; 14.5% were from 45 to 64; and 3.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.7% male and 52.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 302 people, 98 households, and 64 families residing in the village. The population density was 536.4 people per square mile (208.2/km2). There were 116 housing units at an average density of 206.0 per square mile (80.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 7.28% White, 89.07% Native American, 1.66% from other races, and 1.99% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.99% of the population.

There were 98 households out of which 42.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 20.4% were married couples living together, 35.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.7% were non-families. 25.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.08 and the average family size was 3.71.

In the village, the population was spread out with 45.0% under the age of 18, 11.6% from 18 to 24, 25.2% from 25 to 44, 13.2% from 45 to 64, and 5.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 21 years. For every 100 females there were 81.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.4 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $16,250, and the median income for a family was $17,813. Males had a median income of $21,875 versus $21,875 for females. The per capita income for the village was $7,879. About 47.5% of families and 45.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 44.5% of those under the age of eighteen and 53.8% of those sixty five or over.

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. ^ http://www.yankton.net/articles/2011/03/03/community/doc4d6f181b374f9967268554.txt
  7. ^ "Profile for Santee, NE". ePodunk. Retrieved 18 August 2014. 
  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.