Wolbach, Nebraska facts for kids
Downtown Wolbach: Center Street
Location of Wolbach, Nebraska
|• Total||0.70 sq mi (1.81 km2)|
|• Land||0.69 sq mi (1.79 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)|
|Elevation||1,867 ft (569 m)|
|• Estimate (2012)||270|
|• Density||410.1/sq mi (158.3/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0834838|
Wolbach was established as a town in 1887 when the railroad was extended to that point. It was named for S. N. Wolbach, one of the original owners of the town site.
Wolbach is located at(41.397529, -98.394344).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.70 square miles (1.81 km2), of which, 0.69 square miles (1.79 km2) of it is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 283 people, 128 households, and 76 families residing in the village. The population density was 410.1 inhabitants per square mile (158.3/km2). There were 159 housing units at an average density of 230.4 per square mile (89.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.2% White, 1.1% African American, 0.4% Asian, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.1% of the population.
There were 128 households of which 26.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.6% were married couples living together, 5.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.6% were non-families. 37.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.21 and the average family size was 2.93.
The median age in the village was 45.5 years. 24.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.4% were from 25 to 44; 29.3% were from 45 to 64; and 21.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 287 people, 128 households, and 77 families residing in the village. The population density was 421.4 people per square mile (163.0/km²). There were 140 housing units at an average density of 205.5 per square mile (79.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.86% White, 2.09% from other races, and 1.05% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.09% of the population.
There were 128 households out of which 30.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.2% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.1% were non-families. 37.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 3.00.
In the village, the population was spread out with 25.4% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 17.8% from 45 to 64, and 22.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 87.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.9 males.
As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $25,536, and the median income for a family was $37,750. Males had a median income of $26,667 versus $16,875 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,472. About 10.1% of families and 14.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 23.2% of those under the age of eighteen and 15.6% of those sixty five or over.
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