Howells is located in east Nebraska. Howells is between the Colfax, Cuming, Stanton county. Howells has 0.58 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Howells population is 598, which has shrunk 5.38% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Howells median household income is $58,315 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 72.79% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 33.50% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Howells median house value is $68,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.85% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 47.84% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Howells is much better than the state average in quality. The Howells area code is 402.