Nebraska Hitchcock County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Hitchcock County, Nebraska. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Nebraska Hitchcock County.

1. Library System CULBERTSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 503 New York, Culbertson, NE 69024
Phone Number: (308) 278-2135 Hitchcock 3,466 2,499

2. Central Library CULBERTSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 503 New York, Culbertson, NE 69024
Phone Number: (308) 278-2135 Hitchcock N/A N/A

3. Central Library PALISADE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 124 North Main Street, Palisade, NE 69040
Phone Number: (308) 285-3525 Hitchcock N/A N/A

4. Library System PALISADE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 124 North Main Street, Palisade, NE 69040
Phone Number: (308) 285-3525 Hitchcock 4,645 2,600

5. Library System STRATTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 502 Bailey Street, Stratton, NE 69043
Phone Number: (308) 276-2463 Hitchcock 3,926 1,976

6. Central Library STRATTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 502 Bailey Street, Stratton, NE 69043
Phone Number: (308) 276-2463 Hitchcock N/A N/A

7. Central Library TRENTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 406 East First Street, Trenton, NE 69044
Phone Number: (308) 334-5413 Hitchcock N/A N/A

8. Library System TRENTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 406 East First Street, Trenton, NE 69044
Phone Number: (308) 334-5413 Hitchcock 2,452 1,438

Overview of Hitchcock County, Nebraska

Hitchcock County is a county located in the state of Nebraska. As of 2000, the population is 3,111. Its county seat is Trenton.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,861 km² (719 mi²). 1,839 km² (710 mi²) of it is land and 22 km² (9 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.19% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 3,111 people, 1,287 households, and 899 families residing in the county. The population density is 2/km² (4/mi²). There are 1,675 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.36% White, 0.10% Black or African American, 0.29% Native American, 0.13% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.29% from other races, and 0.84% from two or more races. 1.41% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,287 households out of which 28.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.10% are married couples living together, 6.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.10% are non-families. 27.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.37 and the average family size is 2.89.

In the county the population is spread out with 23.80% under the age of 18, 5.90% from 18 to 24, 22.60% from 25 to 44, 25.40% from 45 to 64, and 22.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 44 years. For every 100 females there are 95.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 92.60 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $28,287, and the median income for a family is $34,490. Males have a median income of $25,833 versus $18,879 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,804. 14.90% of the population and 10.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 22.90% of those under the age of 18 and 8.40% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Hitchcock County, Nebraska has the following cities and towns:

  • Culbertson
  • Stratton
  • Trenton

Map of Hitchcock County Nebraska