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Downtown Dixon: 2nd Street
Location of Dixon, Nebraska
|• Total||0.15 sq mi (0.39 km2)|
|• Land||0.15 sq mi (0.39 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,440 ft (439 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||580.0/sq mi (223.9/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0828738|
Dixon was platted in 1890 by the railroad. It took its name from Dixon County, which was named for a pioneer settler. Dixon was incorporated as a village in 1893.
Dixon is located at(42.416348, -96.995734).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.15 square miles (0.39 km2), all of it land.
As of the census of 2010, there were 87 people, 39 households, and 23 families residing in the village. The population density was 580.0 inhabitants per square mile (223.9/km2). There were 46 housing units at an average density of 306.7 per square mile (118.4/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.9% White and 1.1% Native American.
There were 39 households of which 23.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.6% were married couples living together, 10.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.0% were non-families. 41.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 25.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.23 and the average family size was 3.04.
The median age in the village was 51.3 years. 19.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.4% were from 25 to 44; 28.6% were from 45 to 64; and 26.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.0% male and 54.0% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 108 people, 49 households, and 31 families residing in the village. The population density was 702.3 people per square mile (278.0/km²). There were 51 housing units at an average density of 331.6 per square mile (131.3/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 93.52% White, 6.48% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 9.26% of the population.
There were 49 households out of which 22.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.1% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.7% were non-families. 36.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.20 and the average family size was 2.81.
In the village, the population was spread out with 23.1% under the age of 18, 4.6% from 18 to 24, 21.3% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 27.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females there were 107.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.6 males.
As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $27,188, and the median income for a family was $35,625. Males had a median income of $28,750 versus $11,250 for females. The per capita income for the village was $12,870. There were 9.7% of families and 20.2% of the population living below the poverty line, including 51.5% of under eighteens and 5.9% of those over 64.
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