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Garrison, Nebraska
Village
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Location of Garrison, Nebraska
Location of Garrison, Nebraska
Garrison, Nebraska is located in Nebraska
Garrison, Nebraska
Garrison, Nebraska
Location in Nebraska
Garrison, Nebraska is located in the United States
Garrison, Nebraska
Garrison, Nebraska
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Butler
Township Union
Area
 • Total 0.12 sq mi (0.30 km2)
 • Land 0.11 sq mi (0.30 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
1,601 ft (488 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 54
 • Estimate 
(2019)
51
 • Density 447.37/sq mi (172.36/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
68632
Area code(s) 402
FIPS code 31-18300
GNIS feature ID 0829468

Garrison is a village in Butler County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 54 at the 2010 census.

History

Garrison was laid out ca. the late 1870s when the railroad was extended to that point. It was named for abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison.

A post office was established in Garrison in 1880, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1965.

Geography

Garrison is located at 41°10′32″N 97°9′54″W / 41.17556°N 97.16500°W / 41.17556; -97.16500 (41.175518, -97.164883).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 177
1920 138 −22.0%
1930 126 −8.7%
1940 124 −1.6%
1950 88 −29.0%
1960 82 −6.8%
1970 60 −26.8%
1980 68 13.3%
1990 71 4.4%
2000 67 −5.6%
2010 54 −19.4%
2019 (est.) 51 −5.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 54 people, 23 households, and 15 families living in the village. The population density was 490.9 inhabitants per square mile (189.5/km2). There were 28 housing units at an average density of 254.5 per square mile (98.3/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.

There were 23 households, of which 26.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.8% were married couples living together, 17.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.8% were non-families. 26.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.93.

The median age in the village was 40.5 years. 22.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26% were from 25 to 44; 33.4% were from 45 to 64; and 13% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 61.1% male and 38.9% female.

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