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Nebraska Tornado Fatalities

TOTAL NUMBER OF NEBRASKA TORNADO FATALITIES
Listed BY COUNTY, 1916-2015

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
1
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
1
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, 1916-2013
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
2010-2011
0

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