Elm Creek, Nebraska

Elm Creek: Human settlement in Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States of America

About

Elm Creek is a city located in the county of Buffalo in the U.S. state of Nebraska. Its population at the 2010 census was 901 and a population density of 500 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 945 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Elm Creek

Population : 945 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nebraska (United States)
County : Buffalo County
Postal code : 68836
Area : 1.8 km2
Altitude : 2,267 feet / 691 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:56:10 (22nd July 2024)
Density : 525 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.66% (2010-2020)

Geography

Elm Creek is located at 40°43'10"N 99°22'19"W (40.7194500, -99.3720400).

Elm Creek map

Demographics

The population of Elm Creek increased by 4.66% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 901 - census
2011 907 0.66% estimation process
2012 932 2.68% estimation process
2013 937 0.53% estimation process
2014 954 1.78% estimation process
2015 951 -0.32% estimation process
2016 955 0.42% estimation process
2017 950 -0.53% estimation process
2018 945 -0.53% estimation process
2019 949 0.42% estimation process
2020 945 -0.42% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,094
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,921
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 2.9%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,687
April 1, 2010 Population : 5,916
People under 5 years old, percentage : 10.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 30.5%
People over 65 (%) : 13.9%
Female persons, % : 53.3%
White only, percent : 97.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 96.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 275
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 77.2%

Elm Creek zip code is 68836. County name: Buffalo, County fips: 31019

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 77.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $178,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,391
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $482
2015-2019 median gross rent : $859
2015-2019 Households : 2,412
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.50
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 82.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 74.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.4%
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 87,348
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,580
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $63,566
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,785
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 512
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 228
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 210
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 494
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 52
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 445
2010 population per square mile : 1,946.2
2010 land area in square miles : 3.04

Schools in Elm Creek

College & universities near Elm Creek, NE

Code Name City ZIP
181215 University of Nebraska at Kearney Kearney (NE) 68849-1212

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Elm Creek, NE

Code Name Address Type
HLD Holdrege 100 West Ave. RAIL
HAS Hastings 501 West First St. RAIL

Post offices near Elm Creek

Post Office Name City ZIP
Elm Creek Post Office Elm Creek (NE) 68836

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Elm Creek , Texas city in Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 2,469 people.

Other cities in Buffalo County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Buffalo County , NE.

City Name Population Title
Kearney 34,235 City in and county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States
Gibbon 1,875 City in Buffalo County, Nebraska, U.
Ravenna 1,361 City in Nebraska
Shelton 1,055 Village in Buffalo and Hall counties, Nebraska, in the United States
Pleasanton 361 Village in Nebraska, United States
Amherst 254 Village in Nebraska, United States
Riverdale 179 Village in Nebraska
Miller 115 Village in Nebraska, USA