Ord is a very small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 2,093 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ord is the 55th largest community in Nebraska. Ord has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Ord is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ord is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ord who work in sales jobs (14.26%), office and administrative support (11.54%), and management occupations (9.76%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.69 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Ord does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Ord citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.48% of adults in Ord have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ord in 2010 was $29,012, which is upper middle income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $116,048 for a family of four. However, Ord contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ord home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ord residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Ord include German, Irish, Czech, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Ord is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.