The City of Benkelman had a population of 924 as of July 1, 2018. Benkelman ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Benkelman: Benkleman, Collinsville.
|Population in Households||892|
|Population in Familes||686|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||32|
|Median Household Income||$38,798|
|Average Household Income||$57,474|
|Per Capita Income||$26,440|
|Total Housing Units||551 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||303 (55.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||129 (23.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||119 (21.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,864|
|Average Home Value||$130,428|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.06%|
|Per Capita Income||2.14%|
The table below compares Benkelman to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 125||79th|
|Population Density||# 190||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 142||76th|
|Median Household Income||# 530||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 393||32nd|
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