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Burchard is a village in Pawnee County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 82 at the 2010 census.

Burchard, Nebraska
Birthplace of actor Harold Lloyd in Burchard.
Birthplace of actor Harold Lloyd in Burchard.
Location of Burchard, Nebraska
Location of Burchard, Nebraska
Coordinates: 40°8′55″N 96°20′53″W / 40.14861°N 96.34806°W / 40.14861; -96.34806Coordinates: 40°8′55″N 96°20′53″W / 40.14861°N 96.34806°W / 40.14861; -96.34806
CountryUnited States
StateNebraska
CountyPawnee
Area
 • Total0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Land0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,388 ft (423 m)
Population
 • Total82
 • Estimate 
(2017)[3]
76
 • Density475.00/sq mi (183.44/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
68323, 68380
Area code(s)402
FIPS code31-07065[4]
GNIS feature ID0827776[5]

HistoryEdit

Burchard was platted in 1881 when the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad was extended to that point.[6][7] The community was named after a local clergyman.[8] Burchard was incorporated as a village in 1884.[9]

GeographyEdit

Burchard is located at 40°8′55″N 96°20′53″W / 40.14861°N 96.34806°W / 40.14861; -96.34806 (40.148701, -96.348114).[10]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2), all of it land.[11]

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1890201
190029747.8%
19103156.1%
1920265−15.9%
19302753.8%
19402895.1%
1950201−30.4%
1960132−34.3%
1970131−0.8%
1980122−6.9%
1990105−13.9%
2000103−1.9%
201082−20.4%
Est. 201776[3]−7.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[12]

2010 censusEdit

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 82 people, 34 households, and 23 families residing in the village. The population density was 512.5 inhabitants per square mile (197.9/km2). There were 45 housing units at an average density of 281.3 per square mile (108.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 34 households of which 32.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.9% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.4% were non-families. 29.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 23.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 3.04.

The median age in the village was 48 years. 26.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 12.2% were from 25 to 44; 23.2% were from 45 to 64; and 30.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.3% male and 53.7% female.

2000 censusEdit

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 103 people, 42 households, and 28 families residing in the village. The population density was 649.7 people per square mile (248.6/km²). There were 52 housing units at an average density of 328.0 per square mile (125.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100 White and 3 Asian.

There were 42 households out of which 14 had children under the age of 18 living with them, 26 were married couples living together, 3 had a female householder with no husband present, and 13 were non-families. 11 of all households were made up of individuals and 7 had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the village, the population was spread out with 27 under the age of 18, 8 from 18 to 24, 24 from 25 to 44, 20 from 45 to 64, and 24 who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females, there were 74.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 72.7 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $30,625, and the median income for a family was $40,000. Males had a median income of $21,250 versus $19,306 for females. The per capita income for the village was $14,390. There were no families and 5.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 10.0% of those over 64.

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jan 12, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-24.
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved March 24, 2018.
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ Burr, George L. (1921). History of Hamilton and Clay Counties, Nebraska, Volume 1. S.J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 132.
  7. ^ "Burchard, Pawnee County". Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies. University of Nebraska. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  8. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1938). Origin of Nebraska place names. Lincoln, NE: Works Progress Administration. p. 7.
  9. ^ "Burchard". Pawnee County Promotional Network. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  11. ^ "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-25. Retrieved 2012-06-24.
  12. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.