Dorchester, Nebraska

Population 433

Dorchester is located in Saline County, NE. The population is 433, making Dorchester the 4th largest city in Saline County.

There are 3 public schools in Dorchester with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Dorchester is moderate , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Dorchester is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Dorchester property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Dorchester include Crete, Friend and Milford.

Dorchester Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 7.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.8%

Crime Rate

13.59% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 170
  • Violent Crimes: 651
  • Robbery: 14
  • Burglary: 255
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

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

Environmental Hazards

15 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 15


Moderate 2.9%
  • Nebraska unemployment average: 2.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Dorchester, NE and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Dorchester's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Dorchester, NE

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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  • Vacant
  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2008, the city of Dorchester, NE issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2007, the city of Dorchester, NE issued 0 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: $520
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $770
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,100
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,350

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Environmental Hazards

15 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1927/2113)
    Dorchester, NE has 91.2% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Dorchester, NE is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.55 Average
    Dorchester, NE is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 25.73°
  • February 27.78°
  • March 42.83°
  • April 52.43°
  • May 62.13°
  • June 71.82°
  • July 78.35°
  • August 75.13°
  • September 64°
  • October 54.7°
  • November 41.27°
  • December 26.25°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Dorchester, NE

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Dorchester, NE: $46,538


Unemployment in Dorchester is 2.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.9% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 62.28%
White Collar - 37.72%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Adrian Smith

Neighborhood Info

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1 Cemetery view all

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  • No fcc towers found in Dorchester, NE

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Dorchester, NE

1 Library view all

0 Police Stations view all

  • No police station found in Dorchester, NE

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Dorchester, NE
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