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"Swede Capital of Nebraska"

Stromsburg is a city in Polk County.

The community was named for town in Sweden

The latitude of Stromsburg is 41.114N. The longitude is -97.598W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,677 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,179.


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Median household income
Local
$34,250
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Stromsburg demographic reports
Stromsburg is on the Big Blue River and Prairie Creek
Local festivals include:
  • Swedish Midsommar Festival - June 15-17, 2007
Dates often change. Check Stromsburg web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Two Parks Trail, Buckley Park
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

27% of Stromsburg residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Stromsburg ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Stromsburg was $17,235, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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18% of Stromsburg residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Stromsburg, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $290.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $661.


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Libraries in Stromsburg include Stromsburg Public Library ... View libraries

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Polk County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Stromsburg political report.

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The average commute time for Stromsburg workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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