TOTAL NUMBER OF NEBRASKA TORNADO FATALITIES
BY COUNTY, 1916-2009

 


ALPHABETICAL, BY COUNTY:

County
Seat
TOTAL 
Adams Hastings 2
Antelope Neligh 4
Arthur Arthur 0
Banner Harrisburg 0
Blaine Brewster 0
Boone Albion 4
Box Butte Alliance 2
Boyd Butte 0
Brown Ainsworth 0
Buffalo Kearney 2
Burt Tekamah 4
Butler David City 4
Cass Plattsmouth 0
Cedar Hartington 2
Chase Imperial 0
Cherry Valentine 1
Cheyenne Sidney 0
Clay Clay Center 0
Colfax Schuyler 0
Cuming West Point 0
Custer Broken Bow 1
Dakota Dakota City 2
Dawes Chadron 0
Dawson Lexington 2
Deuel Chappell 0
Dixon Ponca 0
Dodge Fremont 0
Douglas Omaha 3
Dundy Benkelman 0
Filmore Geneva 0
Franklin Franklin 0
Frontier Stockville 2
Furnas Beaver City 1
Gage Beatrice 0
Garden Oshkosh 3
Garfield Burwell 0
Gosper Elwood 0
Grant Hyannis 0
Greeley Greeley 0
Hall Grand Island 5
Hamilton Aurora 0
Harlan Alma 0
Hayes Hayes Center 0
Hitchcock Trenton 0
Holt O'Neil 2
Hooker Mullen 0
Howard St. Paul 0
Jefferson Fairbury 0
Johnson Tecumseh 0
Kearney Minden 0
Keith Ogallala 0
Keya Paha Springview 0
Kimball Kimball 0
Knox Center 2
Lancaster Lincoln 2
Lincoln North Platte 0
Logan Stapleton 1
Loup Taylor 0
McPherson Tryon 8
Madison Madison 9
Merrick Central City 0
Morrill Bridgeport 0
Nance Fullerton 0
Nemaha Auburn 1
Nuckolls Nelson 0
Otoe Nebraska City 1
Pawnee Pawnee City 3
Perkins Grant 0
Phelps Holdrege 3
Pierce Pierce 1
Platte Columbus 0
Polk Osceola 0
Red Willow McCook 3
Richardson Falls City 0
Rock Bassett 0
Saline Wilber 0
Sarpy Papillion 2
Saunders Wahoo 1
Scottsbluff Gering 2
Seward Seward 4
Sheridan Rushville 0
Sherman Loup City 1
Sioux Harrison 0
Stanton Stanton 0
Thayer Hebron 11
Thomas Thedford 0
Thurston Pender 3
Valley Ord 12
Washington Blair 0
Wayne Wayne 0
Webster Red Cloud 0
Wheeler Bartlett 0
York York 2



NEBRASKA TORNADO FATALITIES, 1916-2008
DECADE
FATALITIES
1916-1919
4
1920-1929
12
1930-1939
26
1940-1949
22
1950-1959
28
1960-1969
12
1970-1979
4
1980-1989
7
1990-1999
0
2000-2009
3

There have been a total of 118 tornado fatalities in Nebraska since 1916,
There were NO FATALITIES from 1987 until June 2003.

     

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