Deshler, NE

Deshler: A Historic Railroad Community  in Thayer County, Nebraska

Escape to the warm inviting community of Deshler, a city in Thayer County, situated  in the heart of farm country in the far southern region of Nebraska along the Kansas border where cattle, grain sorghum and wheat are produced and raised.  Outdoor enthusiasts find wonderful hunting opportunities for pheasant, quail, deer and other small game as well as fishing for catfish in the nearby Little Blue River.  Thriving businesses offer vast opportunities. Consider that for five generations, the Cooper family has emphasized the value of working together to assess and respond to the needs of their customers at Midwest Bank in Deshler, while Reinke Manufacturing and Irrigation, a world leader in irrigation systems is headquartered in Deshler.   With its rich railroad history Deshler provides unique opportunities for businesses like Spring Creek Model Trains, one of the largest model train inventories in the Midwest.  Deshler is also home to the Thayer County Fair and has an annual community picnic. Together, they have helped Deshler to earn the reputation as “my kind of town”.

Deshler, NE

Population

Total Population

721

Population
Growth Rate

-0.35%

Median Age

51

Diversity Index

4.900

Housing & Income

Households

318

Total Housing Units

392


Owner Occupied

236

Renter Occupied

82

Vacant

74

Median Home Value

$70,833


Average Home Value

$110,638

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.12%


Per Capita Income

1.33%

Income Projection

Median Household

$50,789 $52,452


Average Household

$63,978 $68,148


Per Capita

$28,169 $30,096

Workforce

Total Businesses

45

Total Employed

475

Workers 16+

334

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

182

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

4

Employed

143

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

6

Employed

46

2020 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

9

Employed

31

2020 Food & Beverage Stores

N

Businesses

1

Employed

17

2020 Finance/Insurance Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

16

Some
High School

34

Graduated
High School

214

Associates
Degree

61

Bachelor's
Degree

59

Graduate
Degree

32

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

318

Non-Resident Commuters

14

Drive Alone

287

Carpooled

16

Public

0

Work At Home

12


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