Silver City

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Silver City is located in North Central Mills County on County Road L55. The City is approximately 25 miles southeast of the Omaha/ Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area and is tucked away in the beautiful scenic loess hills. Silver City can be reached from Highway 92, eight miles to the north on County L55 or US Highway 34, six miles to the south of L55.

Business Climate

The Wabash Trace Nature Trail passes through the community where bicyclists enjoy scenic parks, churches, restaurant, and specialty foods such as Poppin’ Pickles a locally produced gourmet pickle producer.  An aronia berry processing business is new to the area as well as several local wineries offering visitors a unique get away from the hustle and bustle of the city.


Demographics

Total Population

246

Households

103

Median Age

44

Population Growth Rate

0%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

Housing

Total Housing Units

103

Owner Occupied

89

Renter Occupied

14

Vacant

13

Median Home Value

$193,750


Average Home Value

$240,057

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

Income

Median Household

2016

$81,158

2021

$91,031

Average Household

2016

$90,976

2021

$100,116

Per Capita

2016

$33,353

2021

$37,063

Cost of living

96.20%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

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Commute

Average Commute Time

26 min.

Drive Alone

64

Carpooled

6

Public

1

Work At Home

0

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

Workforce

Workers 16+

71

Graduates

High School

34

Associates

24

Bacehlor's

31

Graduate

20

Total Employed

20

Total Businesses

9

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Manufacturing

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30