kids encyclopedia robot

Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska
Village
Cedar Bluffs, looking northwest from Nebraska Highway 109
Cedar Bluffs, looking northwest from Nebraska Highway 109
Location of Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska
Location of Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska
Lua error in Module:Location_map at line 412: attempt to index field 'wikibase' (a nil value).
Coordinates: 41°23′47″N 96°36′42″W / 41.39639°N 96.61167°W / 41.39639; -96.61167Coordinates: 41°23′47″N 96°36′42″W / 41.39639°N 96.61167°W / 41.39639; -96.61167
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Saunders
Township North Cedar
Area
 • Total 0.39 sq mi (1.00 km2)
 • Land 0.39 sq mi (1.00 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,306 ft (398 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 610
 • Estimate 
(2019)
583
 • Density 1,506.46/sq mi (581.70/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
68015
Area code(s) 402
FIPS code 31-08150
GNIS feature ID 0827976

Cedar Bluffs is a village in Saunders County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 610 at the 2010 census. Cedar Bluffs was a point on the Mormon, Oregon, and California Trails.

History

Cedar Bluffs was established in 1886 when the Chicago & North Western Railroad was extended to that point. It was named from a prominent river bluff covered with cedar trees.

Geography

Cedar Bluffs is located at 41°23′47″N 96°36′42″W / 41.39639°N 96.61167°W / 41.39639; -96.61167 (41.396335, -96.611569).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.39 square miles (1.01 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 181
1900 371 105.0%
1910 500 34.8%
1920 516 3.2%
1930 517 0.2%
1940 504 −2.5%
1950 505 0.2%
1960 585 15.8%
1970 616 5.3%
1980 632 2.6%
1990 591 −6.5%
2000 615 4.1%
2010 610 −0.8%
2019 (est.) 583 −4.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 610 people, 231 households, and 165 families living in the village. The population density was 1,564.1 inhabitants per square mile (603.9/km2). There were 254 housing units at an average density of 651.3 per square mile (251.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 96.6% White, 0.8% Native American, 0.2% Asian, 0.8% from other races, and 1.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.8% of the population.

There were 231 households, of which 36.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.8% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.6% were non-families. 23.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.64 and the average family size was 3.10.

The median age in the village was 39 years. 26.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.2% were from 25 to 44; 26.7% were from 45 to 64; and 16.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 51.5% male and 48.5% female.

kids search engine
Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.