Wakefield, Nebraska

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Wakefield, Nebraska City Michael Foods egg-processing plant in Wakefield Location of Wakefield, Nebraska Coordinates: 42°16′3″N 96°52′3″W / 42.26750°N 96.86750°W / 42.26750; -96.86750Coordinates: 42°16′3″N 96°52′3″W / 42.26750°N 96.86750°W / 42.26750; -96.86750 Country United States State Nebraska Counties Dixon, Wayne Area[1]  • Total 0.94 sq mi (2.43 km2)  • Land 0.87 sq mi (2.25 km2)  • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.18 km2) Elevation 1,404 ft (428 m) Population (2010)[2]  • Total 1,451  • Estimate (2012[3]) 1,422  • Density 1,667.8/sq mi (643.9/km2) Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)  • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5) ZIP code 68784 Area code(s) 402 FIPS code 31-51070 GNIS feature ID 0834424[4] Wakefield is a city in Dixon and Wayne Counties in the State of Nebraska. The population was 1,451 at the 2010 census. The Dixon County portion of Wakefield is part of the Sioux City, IA–NE–SD Metropolitan Statistical Area. Contents 1 History 2 Geography 3 Demographics 3.1 2010 census 3.2 2000 census 4 Economy 5 References 6 External links History[edit] Wakefield had its start in the year 1881 by the building of the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis and Omaha Railway through that territory.[5] It was named for L. W. Wakefield, a railroad engineer.[6] Wakefield was incorporated in 1883.[7] Geography[edit] Wakefield is located at 42°16′3″N 96°52′3″W / 42.26750°N 96.86750°W / 42.26750; -96.86750 (42.267553, -96.867378).[8] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.94 square miles (2.43 km2), of which, 0.87 square miles (2.25 km2) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) is water.[1] Demographics[edit] Historical population Census Pop. %± 1900 755 — 1910 861 14.0% 1920 1,114 29.4% 1930 1,112 −0.2% 1940 961 −13.6% 1950 1,027 6.9% 1960 1,068 4.0% 1970 1,160 8.6% 1980 1,125 −3.0% 1990 1,082 −3.8% 2000 1,411 30.4% 2010 1,451 2.8% Est. 2015 1,403 [9] −3.3% U.S. Decennial Census[10] 2012 Estimate[11] 2010 census[edit] As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 1,451 people, 534 households, and 352 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,667.8 inhabitants per square mile (643.9/km2). There were 575 보지

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