Burwell, Nebraska

Population 1,364

Burwell is located in Garfield County, NE. The population is 1,364, making Burwell the largest city in Garfield County.

There are 2 public schools in Burwell with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Burwell is very low , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Burwell is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Burwell property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Burwell include Eureka Township, Elyria Township and Corner Township.

Burwell Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 6.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.4%

Crime Rate

71.62% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 240
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 48
  • Property Crime: 479
  • Larceny Theft: 431

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Burwell
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

38 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 37


Low 2.0%
  • Nebraska unemployment average: 2.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Burwell, NE and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Burwell's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Burwell, NE.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Burwell, NE

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8 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Burwell, NE issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 8 permits, were issued for single family homes and 8 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Burwell, NE issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $507
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $757
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,033
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,037

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Environmental Hazards

38 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/214)
    Burwell, NE has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Burwell, NE is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.58 Average
    Burwell, NE is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23.4°
  • February 26.9°
  • March 39°
  • April 47.77°
  • May 57.83°
  • June 69.54°
  • July 75.5°
  • August 72.58°
  • September 62.42°
  • October 49.45°
  • November 37.82°
  • December 22.65°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Burwell, NE

Burwell, NE has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Burwell, NE has no risk of hurricanes.
Burwell, NE has a very high risk of hail storms.
Burwell, NE has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Burwell, NE: $41,250


Unemployment in Burwell is 2.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.30%
White Collar - 49.70%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Pete Ricketts
  • Sen. Deb Fischer
  • Sen. Ben Sasse

City Representatives

  • Adrian Smith

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

8 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Burwell, NE

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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