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Bushnell, looking north along Birch Street
Location of Bushnell, Nebraska
|• Total||0.23 sq mi (0.59 km2)|
|• Land||0.23 sq mi (0.59 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||4,872 ft (1,485 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||508.77/sq mi (196.11/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-6 (MDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0827814|
Bushnell is located at(41.232230, −103.892377).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2), all of it land.
Bushnell was founded in 1867. The village is named after Cornelius Scranton Bushnell, a major figure in the development of the ironclads in the American Civil War.
|U.S. Decennial Census
As of the census of 2010, there were 124 people, 60 households, and 39 families residing in the village. The population density was 539.1 inhabitants per square mile (208.1/km2). There were 88 housing units at an average density of 382.6 per square mile (147.7/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 96.8% White, 0.8% African American, and 2.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.2% of the population.
There were 60 households, of which 16.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.7% were married couples living together, 3.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.0% were non-families. 31.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 18.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.07 and the average family size was 2.56.
The median age in the village was 54.5 years. 12.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 13.6% were from 25 to 44; 39.6% were from 45 to 64; and 29.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.8% male and 53.2% female.
The annual Bushnell Day parade and festivities are held on the third Saturday in August.
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