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|City of Curtis|
Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture
Location of Curtis, Nebraska
Detailed map of Curtis, Nebraska
|• Total||1.20 sq mi (3.11 km2)|
|• Land||1.20 sq mi (3.11 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||2,572 ft (784 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||740.83/sq mi (286.15/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0828526|
Curtis describes itself as "Nebraska's Easter City", and presents an annual pageant on Palm Sunday. The Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture is located in Curtis.
Curtis was laid out in 1886, soon after the railroad was extended to that point. The community has the name of a trapper who operated in the area.
Curtis is located at United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.20 square miles (3.11 km2), all of it land.(40.632586, -100.514747). According to the
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 939 people, 365 households, and 193 families residing in the city. The population density was 782.5 inhabitants per square mile (302.1/km2). There were 426 housing units at an average density of 355.0 per square mile (137.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.7% White, 0.6% Native American, 0.2% Asian, 0.5% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.1% of the population.
There were 365 households, of which 29.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.7% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 47.1% were non-families. 36.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 16.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 2.98.
The median age in the city was 27.6 years. 22.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 23.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.4% were from 25 to 44; 19.1% were from 45 to 64; and 14.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
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