Overton Dawson County, Nebraska

Overton: Village in Nebraska, USA

About

Overton is a village located in the county of Dawson in the U.S. state of Nebraska. Its population at the 2010 census was 594 and a population density of 424 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 564 inhabitants.

Overton Quick Facts

Population : 564 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nebraska (United States)
County : Dawson County
Area : 1.4 km2
Altitude : 2,320 feet / 707 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:10:28 (26th September 2022)
Postal code : 68863
Density : 403 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.32% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Overton is located at 40°44'19"N 99°32'15"W (40.7386200, -99.5376100).

Overton map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Overton decreased by 5.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 594 - census
2011 587 -1.19% estimation process
2012 585 -0.34% estimation process
2013 583 -0.34% estimation process
2014 582 -0.17% estimation process
2015 578 -0.69% estimation process
2016 572 -1.05% estimation process
2017 570 -0.35% estimation process
2018 570 0% estimation process
2019 567 -0.53% estimation process
2020 564 -0.53% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 17,346
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 17,784
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 17,108
April 1, 2010 Population : 17,916
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.8%
People over 65 (%) : 16.9%
Female persons, % : 51.3%
White only, percent : 89.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 5.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.7%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,232
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.2%

Overton zip code is 68863. County name: Dawson, County fips: 31047

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $105,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,005
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $400
2015-2019 median gross rent : $709
2015-2019 Households : 6,947
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.30
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 77.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 38,884
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,459,527
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 344,434
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,335
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,906
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,360
Percentage of people living in poverty : 18.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,294
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 551
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 325
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 68
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,140
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 85
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,063
2010 population per square mile : 1,138.6
2010 land area in square miles : 15.73

People born in Overton (1)

Charles C. Edwards was born in Overton

Schools in Overton

College & universities near Overton, NE

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

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Overton, NE

Code Name Address Type
HLD Holdrege 100 West Ave. RAIL
HAS Hastings 501 West First St. RAIL
MCK McCook 101 Norris Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Overton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Overton Post Office Overton (NE) 68863
Elm Creek Post Office Elm Creek (NE) 68836
Lexington Post Office Lexington (NE) 68850
Miller Post Office Miller (NE) 68858
Sumner Post Office Sumner (NE) 68878

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Dawson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Dawson County , NE.

City Name Population Title
Lexington 10,109 City in Dawson County, Nebraska, United States
Cozad 3,715 City in Nebraska
Gothenburg 3,424 City in Nebraska, USA
Sumner 218 City in Dawson County, Nebraska, United States of America
Farnam 164 City in Dawson County, Nebraska, United States of America
Eddyville 93 City in Dawson County, Nebraska, United States of America