Nebraska Knox County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Knox 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 Knox County.

1. Library System BLOOMFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 121 South Broadway, Bloomfield, NE 68718
Phone Number: (402) 373-4588 Knox 16,175 12,480

2. Central Library BLOOMFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 121 South Broadway, Bloomfield, NE 68718
Phone Number: (402) 373-4588 Knox N/A N/A

3. Central Library CREIGHTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 701 State Street, Creighton, NE 68729
Phone Number: (402) 358-5115 Knox N/A N/A

4. Library System CREIGHTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 701 State Street, Creighton, NE 68729
Phone Number: (402) 358-5115 Knox 18,045 12,223

5. Library System EASTERN TOWNSHIP LIBRARY
Street Address: 206 West Main Street, Crofton, NE 68730
Phone Number: (402) 388-4915 Knox 10,402 2,873

6. Central Library EASTERN TOWNSHIP LIBRARY
Street Address: 206 West Main Street, Crofton, NE 68730
Phone Number: (402) 388-4915 Knox N/A N/A

7. Library System LINCOLN TOWNSHIP LIBRARY
Street Address: 105 South Hampton, Wausa, NE 68786
Phone Number: (402) 586-2454 Knox 14,109 4,789

8. Central Library LINCOLN TOWNSHIP LIBRARY
Street Address: 105 South Hampton, Wausa, NE 68786
Phone Number: (402) 586-2454 Knox N/A N/A

9. Central Library NIOBRARA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 25414 Park Ave Ste 3, Niobrara, NE 68760
Phone Number: (402) 857-3565 Knox N/A N/A

10. Library System NIOBRARA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 25414 Park Ave Ste 3, Niobrara, NE 68760
Phone Number: (402) 857-3565 Knox 4,187 3,359

11. Library System VERDIGRE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 101 East 3rd Street, Verdigre, NE 68783
Phone Number: (402) 668-2677 Knox 6,469 6,847

12. Central Library VERDIGRE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 101 East 3rd Street, Verdigre, NE 68783
Phone Number: (402) 668-2677 Knox N/A N/A

Overview of Knox County, Nebraska

Knox County is a county located in the state of Nebraska. As of 2000, the population is 9,374. Its county seat is Center.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,952 km² (1,140 mi²). 2,870 km² (1,108 mi²) of it is land and 82 km² (32 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.77% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 9,374 people, 3,811 households, and 2,595 families residing in the county. The population density is 3/km² (8/mi²). There are 4,773 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (4/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 91.63% White, 0.09% Black or African American, 7.12% Native American, 0.16% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.34% from other races, and 0.63% from two or more races. 0.91% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 3,811 households out of which 29.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.00% are married couples living together, 6.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.90% are non-families. 29.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 17.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.40 and the average family size is 2.98.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.50% under the age of 18, 5.50% from 18 to 24, 21.90% from 25 to 44, 23.90% from 45 to 64, and 23.10% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 43 years. For every 100 females there are 96.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,564, and the median income for a family is $34,073. Males have a median income of $23,373 versus $18,319 for females. The per capita income for the county is $13,971. 15.60% of the population and 12.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 20.40% of those under the age of 18 and 13.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Bazile Mills
  • Bloomfield
  • Center
  • Creighton
  • Crofton
  • Niobrara
  • Santee
  • Verdel
  • Verdigre
  • Wausa
  • Winnetoon

Map of Knox County Nebraska