Looking for a town in Nebraska with consistent growth and good living atmosphere? Look no further than Bennington. Bennington, NE maintains a safe, small town atmosphere with all the conveniences of Omaha nearby.
Bennington has a population of around 1,510 residents. Douglas County government provides residents with an excellent place to call home and a safe environment. Because of this dedication, Bennington maintains a strong foundation when it comes to residential living and corporate structure.
Recent growth in the community has brought in new construction. The median household income is approximately $61,250. The median price range for homes in Bennington is an estimated $192,000. The community experiences the stability that comes with many people owning their homes.
Residents enjoy a robust economy and quality amenities throughout the area, but more important is the strong sense of community. Each year, residents plan two city-wide garage sales. There are plenty of things to do to connect with your neighbors including a Farmer’s Market, summer programs, and the annual Bennington Daze celebration.
The town has a favorable weather for spending time outdoors and engaging in activities. Bennington gets 31 inches of rain per year and basks in the sun for 216 days in a year.
Bennington maintains several recreational and park locations. You’ll find Centennial Park conveniently located on Main Street. Other parks include Tim Ohrt Park and Johns-Bohn Park.
Those who are sports minded can visit the sports complex located at 162nd Street and Bennington Road to enjoy volleyball, tennis, basketball, and soccer. There’s a basketball and baseball complex located at North 158th Plaza.
Students in Bennington attend schools within the Bennington Pubic Schools district. The district serves students in grades kindergarten through twelve. Each year, approximately 1,165 students are enrolled in district schools. Parental involvement is always encouraged, and there are many active booster and parent associations. Schools within the district include Bennington Elementary School, Pine Creek Elementary School, Heritage Elementary School, Bennington Middle School, and Bennington High School.
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