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Farwell is a village in Howard County, in the Grand Island metro area.
The community name derives from Danish term for good-bye
The latitude of Farwell is 41.215N. The longitude is -98.627W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,998 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 145.
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31% of Farwell residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Farwell ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Farwell was $14,304, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Farwell residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Farwell, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $325. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $513.
Howard County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Farwell political report.
The average commute time for Farwell workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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