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Yutan, Nebraska
City
Rusty Rooster Bar in downtown Yutan
Rusty Rooster Bar in downtown Yutan
Location of Yutan, Nebraska
Location of Yutan, Nebraska
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Saunders
Area
 • Total 0.53 sq mi (1.37 km2)
 • Land 0.53 sq mi (1.37 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,168 ft (356 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,174
 • Estimate (2012) 1,187
 • Density 2,215.1/sq mi (855.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 68073
Area code(s) 402
FIPS code 31-54115
GNIS feature ID 0834920
Website www.cityofyutan.com

Yutan is a city in Saunders County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 1,174 at the 2010 census.

History

Yutan was originally called Clear Creek, and under the latter name was platted in 1876 when the Omaha and Republican Valley Railroad was extended to that point. It was renamed in 1884 after Ietan, an Otoe Indian chief.

Geography

Yutan is located at 41°14′40″N 96°23′54″W / 41.244523°N 96.398349°W / 41.244523; -96.398349 (41.244523, -96.398349).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.53 square miles (1.37 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 168
1900 263 56.5%
1910 353 34.2%
1920 300 −15.0%
1930 313 4.3%
1940 268 −14.4%
1950 287 7.1%
1960 335 16.7%
1970 507 51.3%
1980 631 24.5%
1990 626 −0.8%
2000 1,216 94.2%
2010 1,174 −3.5%
Est. 2015 1,212 3.2%
U.S. Decennial Census
2012 Estimate
Yutan, Nebraska
Yutan, Nebraska

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,174 people, 432 households, and 324 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,215.1 inhabitants per square mile (855.3/km2). There were 449 housing units at an average density of 847.2 per square mile (327.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.0% White, 0.9% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.1% Asian, 0.4% from other races, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.

There were 432 households of which 41.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 12.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 25.0% were non-families. 20.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.12.

The median age in the city was 35.4 years. 30.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25% were from 25 to 44; 26.8% were from 45 to 64; and 10% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.1% male and 49.9% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 1,216 people, 406 households, and 319 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,561.3 people per square mile (998.9/km2). There were 423 housing units at an average density of 891.0 per square mile (347.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.71% White, 0.16% African American, 0.82% Native American, 0.49% Asian, 0.25% from other races, and 1.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.15% of the population.

There were 406 households out of which 45.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.1% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.4% were non-families. 17.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.00 and the average family size was 3.43.

In the city, the population was spread out with 35.0% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 31.8% from 25 to 44, 17.8% from 45 to 64, and 7.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 103.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.7 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the city was $44,844, and the median income for a family was $52,273. Males had a median income of $36,310 versus $25,850 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,675. About 1.9% of families and 2.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.5% of those under age 18 and 9.3% of those age 65 or over.


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