Beemer’s youth have the option to enroll at either the Wisner-Pilger or West Point Public Schools. There are 2 parochial schools located in West Point as well.
Education is important to the residents of Beemer with many of the residents pursuing higher education after their high school graduation.
- 10% obtain an Associate’s Degree
- 3% obtain a Bachelor’s Degree
- 5% obtain a Professional Degree
Northeast Community College (NECC) has an extended campus located in West Point, which is only 18 miles away. NECC is equipped with state-of-the-art classrooms, computer lab facilities and advanced health and science labs and offers a wide variety of courses and continuing education courses.
There are several other colleges and universities within close proximity to Beemer for higher education degree/certification requirements.
There are over 60 small businesses within the village of Beemer and the surrounding area. Approximately 10 acres located in or near the Village of Beemer that have been zoned for industry use.
- Beemer Lumber Company
- Ortmeier True Value
- Parts Junction, Inc.
- First Community Bank
- Schlickbernd’s Hardware & Appliances
- Colonial Haven Nursing Home/Assisted Living Center
- Jones Manufacturing Company
- Midwest Diesel, Inc.
With close proximity to Highway 275, access to Interstate 29 and 80 are easily attainable.
Railroad and waterway transportation are both in close proximity.
Cuming County Public Power District was created in 1936 to enhance the lives of people in the area. CCPPD provides non-profit retail electrical energy to nearly 4,000 meters.
Black Hills Energy provides gas services to 1.2 million customers in eight states: Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming.
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