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McCool Junction

The Village of McCool Junction is approximately 8 miles (10 minutes) south of the City of York via U.S. Highway 81. It is also approximately 50 miles from both Lincoln (to the east) and Grand Island (to the west) via Interstate 80 (approximately 6 miles north). Agriculture plays a large role in the McCool Junction economy. In addition, McCool Junction is home to a popular restaurant (Kerry's) and racetrack (McCool Junction Motor Speedway). The community continues to grow as new homes and a subdivision are built and existing homes and downtown buildings are renovated. 

Demographics

Total Population

410

Households

160

Median Age

45

Population Growth Rate

0%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

160

Owner Occupied

122

Renter Occupied

39

Vacant

12

Median Home Value

$152,083


Average Home Value

$208,607

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2016

$56,862

2021

$64,763

Average Household

2016

$81,787

2021

$92,482

Per Capita

2016

$32,106

2021

$36,304

Cost of living

91.00%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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Commute

Average Commute Time

0 min.

Drive Alone

140

Carpooled

19

Public

3

Work At Home

9

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

188

Graduates

High School

85

Associates

45

Bacehlor's

70

Graduate

13

Total Employed

136

Total Businesses

19

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

3

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

4

Employed

13

Manufacturing

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

1

Employed

8

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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