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West Blue is a township in Adams County, in the Hastings metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Nebraska named West Blue. For links to other places called West Blue, NE, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of West Blue is 40.650N. The longitude is -98.325W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,903 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 408.
Sections below provide additional information and links about West Blue demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Adams County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 68980 ZIP code.
48% of West Blue residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the West Blue ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in West Blue was $19,864, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of West Blue residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in West Blue, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $300. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,025.
Adams County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our West Blue political report.
The average commute time for West Blue workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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