Category: Community Profile
A Swedish heritage with an American pride!
Wausa is located in Knox county. At the time of the 2010 census, Wausa had 634 inhabitants.
Wausa offers a traditional Swedish Smorgasbord each fall as well as a Labor Day celebration and an annual Pork Chop barbecue.
In our own words:
Whether you're passing through or here to stay, Wausa is just the place to have some fun or just relax. We are located near the Lewis and Clark Recreation area in Yankton, SD. There are also many attractions right here in Wausa.
As you enter Wausa, in northeastern Nebraska's Knox County, colorful Swedish figures welcome you from the Broadway lamp post. Venture off Main Street and see classic and modern, well-kept homes. Incidentally, quality housing - available at remarkably affordable cost - could tempt you to make your home with us.
Wausa's economy consists of small retail businesses of goods and services, local Medical services, local construction businesses, and agribusinesses supporting the rich agricultural base of cropland.