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silver cityLocation

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.


Silver City

Population

Total Population

255

Population
Growth Rate

0.39%

Median Age

44

Diversity Index

12.600

Housing & Income

Households

108

Total Housing Units

119


Owner Occupied

91

Renter Occupied

17

Vacant

11

Median Home Value

$234,722


Average Home Value

$275,538

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.37%


Per Capita Income

2.16%

Income Projection

Median Household

$84,767 $90,141


Average Household

$95,303 $107,318


Per Capita

$36,349 $40,456

Workforce

Total Businesses

5

Total Employed

7

Workers 16+

115

2020 Transportation/Warehouse

cp-industries

Businesses

1

Employed

2

2020 Construction Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

1

Employed

2

2020 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

1

Employed

1

2020 Information Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

1

Employed

1

2020 Sports/Hobby/Book/Music

N

Businesses

1

Employed

1

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

1

Employed

1

Some
High School

7

Graduated
High School

54

Associates
Degree

31

Bachelor's
Degree

23

Graduate
Degree

14

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

44

Non-Resident Commuters

39

Drive Alone

95

Carpooled

18

Public

2

Work At Home

0

Business Climate

The Wabash Trace Nature Trail goes through, attracting many bicycle riders.  An aronia berry processing business is new to the area, located in Silver City.