The City of Benkelman had a population of 881 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Benkelman: Benkleman, Collinsville.
|Population in Households||849|
|Population in Familes||650|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||32|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||561 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||302 (53.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||112 (20.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||147 (26.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$76,364|
|Average Home Value||$121,875|
|Median Household Income||$36,229|
|Average Household Income||$54,617|
|Per Capita Income||$25,125|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.93%|
|Per Capita Income||2.5%|
The table below compares Benkelman to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 133||77th|
|Population Density1||# 201||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 171||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 529||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 411||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.