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Dodge, Nebraska

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Dodge Demographics

state map showing DodgeDodge is located in Dodge County in east-central Nebraska. Dodge, served by Nebraska Highway 91, is 35 miles northwest of Fremont, 71 miles northwest of Omaha and 73 miles southwest of Sioux City, Iowa.

Get all your information about Dodge, Nebraska by visiting these two websites:

http://www.ci.dodge.ne.us

http://www.dodgene.org

 

POPULATION

  Last Census - 2000 Current Census 2010 % Change
Dodge 700 612 -12.6%
Dodge County 36,160 36,691 1.5%
Labor Market Population1 575,651 629,722 9.4%
1) Labor market population is the county population plus the contiguous county population.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Fact Finder, Census Redistricting Data, March 2, 2011.
     

 

County Age Distribution (2010)

Age: 0-19 20-24 25-44 45-64 65+  85+ Total % Split
Male 4,905 1,116 4,268 4,777 2,897 407 17,963 49.0%
Female 4,749 1,100 4,195 4,841 3,843 811 18,728 51.0%
Total:  9,654 2,216 8,463 9,618 6,740 1,218    

 

Median Age (2010)      
State 36.2 years County 40.3 years

Population by Race

Dodge village 2016
Total 596
White Alone 95.130
Black Alone 0.500
American Indian Alone 0.840
Asian Alone 0.000
Pacific Islander Alone 0.000
Some Other Race 3.030
Two or More Races 0.500
Hispanic Origin 3.360
Diversity Index 15.700
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Dodge village 2016 2021
Median Household $44,480 $44,517
Average Household $57,209 $62,015
Per Capita $24,177 $26,145
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Household Income Base

Dodge village 2016
<$15,000 25
$15,000 - $24,999 33
$25,000 - $34,999 40
$35,000 - $49,999 37
$50,000 - $74,999 39
$75,000 - $99,999 50
$100,000 - $149,999 14
$150,000 - $199,999 9
$200,000+ 1
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Dodge Quality Life

Today, Dodge is a small thriving community that receives many compliments on its neat appearance and friendliness.  It is a place where neighbors form friendships and children can safely ride their bikes or walk anywhere in town.  Dodge is a great place to live, work and raise a family.

Find out the top ten reasons for visiting Dodge and more by going to their websites at http://www.ci.dodge.ne.us/.  and   http://www.dodgene.org.

Home Value

Dodge village 2016 2021
Median Home Value $74,684 $75,633
Average Home Value $99,737 $101,216
<$50,000 56 52
$50,000 - $99,999 79 79
$100,000 - $149,999 25 24
$150,000 - $199,999 11 11
$200,000 - $249,999 9 9
$250,000 - $299,999 4 4
$300,000 - $399,999 2 2
$400,000 - $499,999 0 0
$500,000 - $749,999 3 3
$750,000 - $999,999 1 1
$1,000,000 + 0 0
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 281
In-County Residents 216
Out-of-County Residents 65
Drive Alone 218
Carpooled 37
Public Transport 0
Work at Home 4
Less than 5 minutes 59
5-9 minutes 80
10-14 minutes 37
15-19 minutes 18
20-24 minutes 8
25-29 minutes 6
30-34 minutes 23
35-39 minutes 11
40-44 minutes 9
45-59 minutes 8
60-89 minutes 18
90+ minutes 0
Average Travel Time 16
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Dodge Workforce Establishments

Businesses By NAICS

Category Number
Total Businesses 51
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus 2
Mining Bus 0
Utilities Bus 0
Construction Bus 2
Manufacturing Bus 1
Wholesale Trade Bus 3
   
Retail Trade Bus 6
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus 0
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus 0
Electronics & Appl Store Bus 0
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus 1
Food & Beverage Stores Bus 1
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus 0
Gasoline Stations Bus 2
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus 0
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus 1
General Merchandise Str Bus 0
Misc Store Retailers Bus 1
Nonstore Retailers Bus 0
   
Transportation/Warehouse Bus 1
Information Bus 2
   
Finance & Insurance Bus 3
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus 1
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus 0
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus 2
   
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus 0
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus 1
Legal Services Bus 0
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus 0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus 0
Educational Services Bus 3
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus 5
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus 1
   
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus 1
Accommodation Bus 0
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus 1
   
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus 13
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus 2
Public Administration Bus 6
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Dodge Payroll

Sample of hourly wage rates in manufacturing occupations (production and/or clerical).

Wages

Job Title 10th
Percentile
Median 90th
Percentile
Assemblers/Fabricators, All Others $10.87 $14.51 $17.49
Data Entry Keyers $7.74 $11.04 $15.81
Laborers, Helpers & Material Movers, Hand $8.27  $12.32 $17.56
Lathe Tool Setters $14.68 $17.86 $22.01
Machinists $10.29 $16.89 $37.11
Secretaries, exc. Legal & Medical  $8.34 $11.68 $17.02
Welders & Cutters $10.36 $13.63 $19.57
Welding Machine Operators $11.92 $14.72 $18.78
Source: Nebraska Workforce Development, Occupational Employment Statistics Program, Third Quarter 2010.      

Dodge Leading Employers

Dodge Manufacturing
Service Sector: Manufacturing
Products/Service: Livestock corral panels and gates, augers, hydraulic squeeze chutes

Dodge Public Schools
Service Sector: Services
Unions: Yes
Products/Service: Education

Farmers State Bank
Service Sector: Services
Year Established: 1889
Unions: No
Products/Service: Financial Institution

Parkview Nursing Home
Service Sector: Services
Unions: No
Products/Service: Nursing Home
 

Dodge Govt Taxation

Actual Valuation of City (year 2009): $19,296,630
Real Property Tax Rates ($ per $100 of actual value): For Year: 2010  
City $0.4999840

Dodge Workers Comp Unemployment

LABOR

  State
(2010)
County
(2010)
Area Labor
Force (2010)1
Labor Force 995,635 19,278 330,140
Unemployment 33,217 960 17,002
Unemployment as % of Labor Force 3.3% 5.0% 5.2%
Total Employment 962,418 18,318 313,138
1) Area labor force and employment data are for the county plus the contiguous counties.
For further information regarding underemployment in the area, please contact NPPD at (800) 282-6773.
Source: Year end 2010, Nebraska DOL, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Online Data, June 2011.
     

Dodge Labor Mgmt Relations

Percent of Manufacturing Labor Force Unionized 0%
Number of Work Stoppages in Past 5 Years 0

Dodge Higher Education

Educational Attainment (25+)

Educational Level Attained Number
Some High School 22
Graduated High School 168
Associates Degree 42
Bachelor's Degree 40
Graduate Degree 16
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Education Expenses

Category Amount
College Tuition $173,290
College School Books/Supplies $11,250
Voc/Tech School Books/Supplies $113
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Dodge Transportation

map of NE within the US with distances to major citiesMotor Carrier:

 

Number & Type of Roads Serving Community

  Federal State County
INTERSTATE Hwys 0    
Limited Access, Four-Lane Hwys 0 0 0
Improved Two-Lane Hwys 0 1 0
Distance to Nearest Highways      
    Hwy. Name Miles
Miles to nearest Interstate hwy   29 55
Miles to nearest four-lane hwy   29 55


Motor Freight Carriers
trucking distances mapMore than 13,500 licensed motor carriers with worldwide connections are based in Nebraska and serve businesses throughout North America.

 

Transit Time for Carload or Truckload Lots to:

Destination Distance by Hwy. Miles Days by Railroad Days by Motor Freight
Omaha 71 N/A 1 Day
Lincoln 86 N/A 1 Day
Chicago 527 N/A 1-2 days
Dallas 697 N/A 2-3 days
Denver 521 N/A 1-2 days
Kansas City 257 N/A 1-2 days
Los Angeles 1535 N/A 2-3 days
Minneapolis 355 N/A 1-2 days
New York 1302 N/A 3-5 days
St. Louis 509 N/A 2-3 days


Air

Distance to nearest public airport 40 minute(s)
Elevation 1,203 feet
Length of longest runway 5,500 feet
Runway lighted Yes
Private aircraft storage available Yes
Private aircraft maintenance available Yes
Distance to nearest commercial air transportation 75 minute(s)
Distance to nearest international airport  
Name of Airport Miles to Airport from Community
Omaha Eppley International 75
Kansas City International 241
Denver International 510


The Fremont Municipal Airport, 35 miles southeast of Dodge, has a 5,500 foot lighted, hard-surfaced runway and a 2,295 foot hard-surfaced runway. Other facilities include hangars and maintenance. The Omaha Eppley Airfield, 75 miles southeast of Dodge, and the Sioux Gateway Airport at Sioux City, Iowa, 73 miles northeast, are the nearest major hubs for air transportation.

Barge

City Adjoins Navigable River No
Length of Season 8 months
River, Lake or Ocean Missouri River
Channel Depth 9 feet
Channel Width 300 feet
Barging Facilities No
  Name of Port City Miles to Port
Nearest Port: Blair, Nebraska Blair, Nebraska 50

Barge service is available at 19 barge terminal facilites on the Missouri River on the east border of Nebraska. The Blair, Nebraska river port is 50 miles southeast of Dodge. These river ports are navigable approximately 8 months per year. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers maintains a 9-foot deep, 300-foot wide channel for 735 navigable miles from Sioux City, Iowa to the mouth of the Missouri River. Commodities transported by towing companies are alfalfa pellets, cement, concrete forms, distillers' dried grain, feed, feed ingredients, fertilizer, grain, machinery, molasses, newsprint, nitrogen fertilizer solution, propylene glycol, rock-aggregate, salt, steel, and twine.


Rail

Community Served by Railroad Yes
Distance to Nearest Railroad 35 mile(s)
Number of Freight Trains Per Day 84
Functional Piggyback Ramp Available No
Distance to Nearest Piggyback Service 75 mile(s)
Name of Railroad(s) Serving Community Burlington Northern Santa Fe, Union Pacific

The nearest rail service is located 35 miles away in Fremont, Nebraska. Fremont is stratically located on two Class I railroads which provide railservice. The most direct mid-continental railroad route to the west coast passes through Fremont and on to Los Angeles and San Francisco California. Both piggyback and container services are available in Omaha, Nebraska, 75 miles southeast of Dodge. The Union Pacific ramp is located on 8th and Mason Street in Omaha and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe ramp is located in south Omaha at the Gibson Yard. Each of these ramps maintain lift on and lift off TOFC/COFC capabilities, as well as providing pick up and delivery services.

Dodge Utilities

Electricity

State Electric Power Deregulated No
Electric System Operator: Cuming County Public Power District
phone - (877) 572-2463
website - www.ccppd.com
email - ccppd@ccppd.com
Wholesale Supplier: Cuming County Public Power District
Additional Comments: The Cuming County Public Power District serves the Dodge Community with a 34,500 volt transmission line providing 2,400 distribution voltage within the community.


Natural Gas

Natural Gas Service Available No


Water

Provider Village of Dodge
Major Source well
If Wells, Average Depth 86 feet
Rated Capacity 0.250 mgd
Average Capacity 0.250 mgd
Peak Demand 0.892 mgd
Storage Capacity 50,000 gallons
Treated No

The municipal water system in Dodge is supplied by 2 wells, having an average depth of 86 feet. The wells have a combined pumping capacity of 590 gallons per minute and the system's overhead storage is 50,000 gallons. The average daily demand is 60,000 gallons. The system has a maximum capacity of 899,600 gallons per day. The static pressure is 55 pounds and the residual pressure is 50 pounds per square inch.

Sanitation/Waste Water

Name of Provider Village of Dodge
Rated Capacity 0.140 (mgd)
Average Daily Demand 0.140 (mgd)
Peak Demand 0.200 (mgd)
Sewer Connection Fee No


Telecommunications

Name of Local Service Provider Great Plains Communications
Number of Long Distance Service Providers 10


Dodge's access to advanced telecommunications is comparable to that of a metropolitan area. Dodge features broadband Internet services, digital central office, fiber optic redundancy, T-level access and wireless services. Resident certified technicians are available through the local service provider, Great Plains Communications, for wiring digital business systems, LAN wiring and other technical needs. A variety of service packages, tailored to suit business needs are available.

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