The City of Benkelman had a population of 845 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Benkelman is located at latitude 40.0517 and longitude -101.5354 in Dundy County. The formal boundaries for the City of Benkelman (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dundy County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,986 feet.
The City of Benkelman (GNIS ID: 2394133) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Benkelman population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Benkelman: Benkleman, Collinsville.
|Daytime Population: Workers||755|
|Daytime Population: Residents||422|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,177|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.39|
|Population in Households||823|
|Population in Familes||628|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||22|
|Median Household Income||$36,684|
|Average Household Income||$55,035|
|Per Capita Income||$25,510|
|Total Housing Units||539 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||297 (55.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||104 (19.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||139 (25.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,914|
|Average Home Value||$127,542|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.27%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
The table below compares Benkelman to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 140||76th|
|Population Density||# 212||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 152||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 540||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 435||25th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.