Ogallala, Nebraska

Population 4,685

Ogallala is located in Keith County, NE. The population is 4,685, making Ogallala the largest city in Keith County.

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

Cities near Ogallala include Roscoe, Martin and Brule.

Ogallala Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 22.1%

Crime Rate

7.85% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 45
  • Violent Crimes: 223
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 201
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

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

Environmental Hazards

124 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 115


Low 1.7%
  • Nebraska unemployment average: 2.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Ogallala, NE and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Ogallala's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
2 Private Schools

St Lukes Elementary School

St Paul's Lutheran School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Ogallala, 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 Ogallala, NE

Property Reports view all

6 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Ogallala, NE issued 6 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Ogallala, NE issued 1 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: $575
  • 2 Bedrooms: $757
  • 3 Bedrooms: $967
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,236

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Environmental Hazards

124 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (124/124)
    Ogallala, NE has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Ogallala, NE is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.3 Average
    Ogallala, NE is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.28°
  • February 31.3°
  • March 41.78°
  • April 48.93°
  • May 59.15°
  • June 71.56°
  • July 77.1°
  • August 75.16°
  • September 64.98°
  • October 51.27°
  • November 40.6°
  • December 26.68°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Ogallala, NE

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Ogallala, NE: $35,634


Unemployment in Ogallala is 1.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 49.23%
White Collar - 50.77%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Adrian Smith

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

23 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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