St. Helena, Nebraska

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St. Helena, Nebraska
Village
St. Helena, seen from the south; in the center is Immaculate Conception Church
St. Helena, seen from the south; in the center is Immaculate Conception Church
Location of St. Helena, Nebraska
Location of St. Helena, Nebraska
Coordinates: 42°48′44″N 97°15′2″W / 42.81222°N 97.25056°W / 42.81222; -97.25056Coordinates: 42°48′44″N 97°15′2″W / 42.81222°N 97.25056°W / 42.81222; -97.25056
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Cedar
Area[1]
 • Total 0.44 sq mi (1.14 km2)
 • Land 0.44 sq mi (1.14 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,243 ft (379 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 96
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 95
 • Density 218.2/sq mi (84.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 31-43090[4]
GNIS feature ID 0832866[5]

St. Helena is a village in Cedar County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 96 at the 2010 census.[6]

History[edit]

St. Helena was settled in 1858. It once served as county seat.[7]

Geography[edit]

St. Helena is located at 42°48′44″N 97°15′2″W / 42.81222°N 97.25056°W / 42.81222; -97.25056 (42.812132, -97.250497).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.44 square miles (1.14 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 200
1890 189 −5.5%
1900 151 −20.1%
1910 148 −2.0%
1920 124 −16.2%
1930 83 −33.1%
1940 92 10.8%
1950 77 −16.3%
1960 63 −18.2%
1970 102 61.9%
1980 111 8.8%
1990 87 −21.6%
2000 86 −1.1%
2010 96 11.6%
Est. 2015 93 [9] −3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 96 people, 36 households, and 30 families residing in the village. The population density was 218.2 inhabitants per square mile (84.2/km2). There were 39 housing units at an average density of 88.6 per square mile (34.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.0% White and 1.0% Native American.

There were 36 households of which 27.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.4% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 16.7% were non-families. 11.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 2.83.

The median age in the village was 45 years. 25% of residents were under the age of 18; 2.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.9% were from 25 to 44; 21.9% were from 45 to 64; and 28.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 51.0% male and 49.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 86 people, 37 households, and 26 families residing in the village. The population density was 204.5 people per square mile (79.1/km²). There were 38 housing units at an average density of 90.3 per square mile (34.9/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 37 households out of which 29.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.9% were married couples living together, 2.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.7% were non-families. 29.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.88.

In the village, the population was spread out with 24.4% under the age of 18, 2.3% from 18 to 24, 24.4% from 25 to 44, 31.4% from 45 to 64, and 17.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 95.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.0 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $41,875, and the median income for a family was $46,563. Males had a median income of $26,667 versus $16,806 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,394. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.

Notable natives[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. ^ http://www.yankton.net/articles/2011/03/03/community/doc4d6f181b374f9967268554.txt
  7. ^ Burr, George L. (1921). History of Hamilton and Clay Counties, Nebraska, Volume 1. S.J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 102. 
  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. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.