Foster, Nebraska

Foster, seen from across Nebraska Highway 13.
Location of Foster, Nebraska
Foster is a village in Pierce County, Nebraska, United States. It is part of the Norfolk, Nebraska Micropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 51 at the 2010 census.

A post office was established in Foster in 1886, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 2002. The community was named for George Foster, an original owner of the town site.

Foster is located at 42°16′25″N 97°39′55″W / 42.27361°N 97.66528°W / 42.27361; -97.66528 (42.273681, -97.665357).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2), all of it land.

As of the census of 2010, there were 51 people, 26 households, and 17 families residing in the village. The population density was 231.8 inhabitants per square mile (89.5/km2). There were 32 housing units at an average density of 145.5 per square mile (56.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 26 households of which 23.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.8% were married couples living together, 11.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.6% were non-families. 34.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.96 and the average family size was 2.41.

This page was last edited on 9 May 2018, at 23:03 (UTC).
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