Gering Information

Gering Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gering, NE

General Gering Information

State: Nebraska

County: Scotts Bluff County

Close cities: Morrill, NE, Scottsbluff, NE, McGrew, NE, Mitchell, NE, Melbeta, NE, Bayard, NE, Harrisburg, NE, Gering, NE, Terrytown, NE, Minatare, NE

Gering Population (census data)
Total 7,645 (-1.7% since 2000)
Male 3,577 (46.8%)
Female 4,068 (53.2%)

Population Density: 2,040 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.8 (US Avg is 100)

Gering Elevation: 3,914 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1918

Land Area: 3.75 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,213

Zip Codes: 69341.

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Gering Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (84.9%)
  • Hispanic (13.4%)
  • Other race (5.6%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (42.3%)
  • Irish (12.3%)
  • English (11.4%)
  • United States (4.0%)
  • Swedish (3.4%)
  • Danish (3.1%)
Foriegn Born: 274 people (3.6%)
  • Latin America (66.7%)
  • Asia (18.2%)
  • Europe (15.2%)

Local Gering Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies, Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, Denver Broncos
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: Colorado State University, University of Wyoming

Gering School Information

High Schools
Gering High School (1500 U Street, Gering, NE, 69341 - Gering Public Schools District)
Gering Junior High School (800 Q Street, Gering, NE, 69341 - Gering Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Geil Elementary School (1600 D Street, Gering, NE, 69341 - Gering Public Schools District)
Lincoln Elementary School (1725 13th Street, Gering, NE, 69341 - Gering Public Schools District)
Northfield Elementary School (1900 Flaten Avenue, Gering, NE, 69341 - Gering Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Cedar Canyon Public School (190234 Carter Canyon Road, Gering, NE, 69341 - Cedar Canyon Public School District)
Gering Early Childhood Program (116 Terry Boulevard, Gering, NE, 69341 - Gering Public Schools District)

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