Peru, NE

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Peru Profile


Overview

Peru is a tiny city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 798 people and just one neighborhood, Peru is the 125th largest community in Nebraska. Much of the housing stock in Peru was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Peru is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Peru is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Peru who work in food service (20.00%), teaching (16.39%), and office and administrative support (12.78%).

Also of interest is that Peru has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Peru is a place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped Peru to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Peru spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.84 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

Peru is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Peru Demographics

The education level of Peru citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.08% of adults in Peru have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Peru in 2010 was $15,306, which is low income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,224 for a family of four. However, Peru contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Peru is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Peru home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Peru residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Peru include Irish, English, French , and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Peru is English. Other important languages spoken here include Russian and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Peru 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 2.75
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Peru 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 22.41
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Peru 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 18

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 21 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

AUBURN PUBLIC SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Nebraska

(10 is best)

Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Little Learners Preschool
1906 1/2 O Street
Auburn, NE, 68305
PK-PK
Auburn Middle School
1820 Central Ave
Auburn, NE, 68305
06-08
Auburn High School
1829 Central Ave
Auburn, NE, 68305
09-12
Calvert Elementary
2103 O Street
Auburn, NE, 68305
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.3% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.7% 35.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 9.3%

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FALLS CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS


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District Quality Compared to Nebraska

(10 is best)

Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Falls City North Elementary
2500 Chase St
Falls City, NE, 68355
PK-02
Falls City Senior High
1400 Fulton
Falls City, NE, 68355
09-12
Falls City South Elementary
1000 Fulton St
Falls City, NE, 68355
03-05
Falls City Middle School
1415 Morton St
Falls City, NE, 68355
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.7% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.6% 35.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.1% 9.3%

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JOHNSON CO CENTRAL PUBLIC SCHS


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District Quality Compared to Nebraska

(10 is best)

Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Johnson Co Central High School
358 N 6 Th
Tecumseh, NE, 68450
09-12
Johnson Co Central Middle Sch
407 N 1 St St
Cook, NE, 68392
06-08
Johnson Co Central El Tecumseh
358 N 6 Th
Tecumseh, NE, 68450
PK-03
Johnson Co Central Elem Cook
407 N 1 St St
Cook, NE, 68392
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.4% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.9% 35.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.5% 9.3%

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HUMBOLDT TABLE ROCK STEINAUER


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Nebraska

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Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Htrs High School
810 Central Ave
Humboldt, NE, 68376
09-12
Htrs Middle School
608 State St
Table Rock, NE, 68447
04-08
Htrs Elementary School
810 Central Ave
Humboldt, NE, 68376
PK-03

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.0% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.0% 35.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.0% 9.3%

Educational Expenditures

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JOHNSON-BROCK PUBLIC SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Nebraska

(10 is best)

Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
High School At Johnson
310 Main St
Johnson, NE, 68378
07-12
Elementary School At Johnson
310 Main St
Johnson, NE, 68378
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.5% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.2% 35.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.2% 9.3%

Educational Expenditures

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