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Malcolm, Nebraska              

Date generated: 4/15/2014


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Malcolm, Nebraska

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General:
Last CensusCurrent Year%
2010
2012
    Change
Malcolm.......3823932.9%
Lancaster County .......285,407293,4072.8%
Labor Market Population1.......413,772421,8432.0%

1) Labor market population is the county population plus the contiguous county population.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, March 2013. City populations estimated to be released July 2013.

County Age Distribution (2012) :
Age: 0-19 20-24 25-44 45-64 65+ 85+ Total % Split
Male......... 40,098 16,922 41,070 34,344 14,499 1,731 146,933 50.1 %
Female...... 38,770 15,696 37,976 35,160 18,872 3,346 146,474 49.9 %

Total: 78,868 32,618 79,046 69,504 33,371 5,077

Median Age (2012):     State 36.3 years       County 32.8 years

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, County Population Estimates by Selected Age and Gender. Released June 2012.
State Data. U.S. Census Bureau, 2012 American Community Survey

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Nebraska
State
(2011)
Lancaster
County
(2012)
Area
Labor Force
(2012)1
Labor Force.....1,020,913166,510237,561    
Total Employment.....980,668160,591228,754    
Unemployment.....40,2485,9198,807    
Unemployment as % of Labor Force.....4.4%3.6%3.7%    

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 2012, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Online Data, Released 6/28/2013.

Wages: Sample of hourly wage rates in manufacturing occupations (production and/or clerical).
Job Title 10th
Percentile
Median 90th
Percentile
Accountants and Auditors$17.83$27.10$46.04
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other$10.04$11.83$14.88
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics$10.90$19.02$28.46
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$10.46$15.41$22.44
Civil Engineers$22.52$34.26$47.33
Computer Operators$10.18$14.50$21.01
Computer Programmers$18.43$31.17$45.15
Computer Systems Analysts$15.65$29.36$45.44
Customer Service Representatives$8.49$12.84$18.97
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders$11.29$13.91$19.89
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$13.25$18.06$22.55
Data Entry Keyers$9.62$13.34$17.73
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$10.41$13.88$20.60
Driver/Sales Workers$8.00$9.51$19.81
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians$15.27$26.37$35.00
Electrical Engineers$28.43$40.15$49.51
Electricians$15.61$23.90$28.91
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$10.55$14.87$23.02
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks$7.93$9.00$10.93
Industrial Engineers$24.79$30.41$45.21
Industrial Machinery Mechanics$15.89$21.93$28.84
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators$11.45$15.54$21.36
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$8.29$11.36$17.69
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$15.74$17.57$20.36
Machinists$12.63$17.26$23.79
Maintenance Workers, Machinery$12.31$18.38$24.24
Mechanical Engineers$23.39$34.69$46.40
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists$16.37$24.33$33.88
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$19.69$21.72$23.76
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$13.58$16.97$18.92
Nursing Assistants$9.98$11.70$15.00
Office Clerks, General$8.22$10.81$17.52
Orderlies$8.84$10.81$14.12
Packers and Packagers, Hand$7.99$9.22$16.96
Receptionists and Information Clerks$8.65$12.13$18.98
Registered Nurses$20.35$26.92$36.51
Retail Salespersons$8.04$9.51$17.81
Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$10.75$15.36$21.63
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks$8.69$13.70$21.27
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$8.05$9.60$15.90
Telemarketers$7.85$9.25$13.39
Tool and Die Makers$15.16$24.19$29.26
Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer$9.05$17.45$28.84
Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services$8.25$11.90$32.14
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers$12.22$17.32$25.13
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders$15.36$19.62$23.47

Source: Nebraska Workforce Development, Occupational Employment Statistics Program, Fourth Quarter 2013.

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Motor Freight Carriers:
  More than 13,500 licensed motor carriers with worldwide connections are based in Nebraska and serve businesses throughout North America.
Nebraska Right in the Middle!

Transit Time for Carload or Truckload Lots to:
Destination
Distance by
Hwy. Miles
Days by
Railroad
Days by
Motor Freight
Omaha.....64N/A1 Day
Lincoln.....15N/A1 Day
Chicago.....528N/A1-2 days
Dallas.....634N/A2-3 days
Denver.....484N/A1-2 days
Kansas City.....208N/A1-2 days
Los Angeles.....1496N/A2-3 days
Minneapolis.....439N/A1-2 days
New York.....1302N/A3-5 days
St. Louis.....461N/A2-3 days
Legal Trucking Distances - Nebraska

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Electricity:

 State Electric Power Deregulated.....   No

Electric System Operator: Norris Public Power District
  phone - (800) 827-8099
  website - www.norrisppd.com
  email - comments@norrispower.com

Wholesale Supplier: Norris Public Power District

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State Contacts:Catherine Lang, Director
Neb. Dept. of Economic Development
PO Box 94666
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
Phone: (402) 471-4747 or (800) 426-6505
Email: catherine.lang@nebraska.gov
Website: www.NebraskaAdvantage.org
 Rick Nelsen, Economic Development Manager
Nebraska Public Power District
PO Box 499
1414 15th Street
Columbus, NE 68601
Phone: (402) 563-5534 or (800) 282-6773, ext. 5534
Fax: (402) 563-5090
Email: econdev@nppd.com
Website: sites.nppd.com

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