Nelson Nuckolls County, Nebraska

Nelson: City in Nuckolls County, Nebraska, United States of America

Nelson locator map
Location of Nelson on Nebraska map.

About

Nelson is a city located in the county of Nuckolls in the U.S. state of Nebraska. Its population at the 2010 census was 488 and a population density of 231 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 442 inhabitants.

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Nelson  Nebraska downtown 3 image

Geography

Nelson is located at 40°12'6"N 98°4'4"W (40.2016800, -98.0678200).

Nelson map

Weather

Nelson forecast: Sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. more

Nelson Quick Facts

Population : 442 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nebraska (United States)
County : Nuckolls County
Postal code : 68961
Phone Area Codes : 402
Area : 2.11 km2
Altitude : 1,699 feet / 518 meters
Capital city : Nelson is capital of Nuckolls County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 08:00:31 (20th October 2021)
Density : 209 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.41% (2010-2020)
Weather : 57℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Nelson decreased by 10.41% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 488 - census
2011 481 -1.46% estimation process
2012 478 -0.63% estimation process
2013 474 -0.84% estimation process
2014 469 -1.07% estimation process
2015 465 -0.86% estimation process
2016 460 -1.09% estimation process
2017 459 -0.22% estimation process
2018 452 -1.55% estimation process
2019 445 -1.57% estimation process
2020 442 -0.68% estimation process

Nelson zip code is 68961. County name: Nuckolls, County fips: 31129

People born in Nelson (1)

birth/death: 1890- or b. 1890 LCAuth[no2003096925] VIAF[47287970] Robert D. Leigh was born in Nelson

Schools in Nelson

College & universities near Nelson, NE

Code Name City ZIP
181127 Hastings College Hastings (NE) 68901

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Nelson, NE

Code Name Address Type
HAS Hastings 501 West First St. RAIL
HLD Holdrege 100 West Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Nelson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Nelson Post Office Nelson (NE) 68961

Other places with the same name (11)

  • Nelson , Michigan township in Saginaw County, Michigan with a population of 5,142 people.
  • Nelson , Ohio township in Portage County, Ohio, United States of America with a population of 3,140 people.
  • Nelson , New York town in Madison County, New York, United States of America with a population of 1,940 people.
  • Nelson , Georgia city in Pickens and Cherokee counties, Georgia, United States of America with a population of 1,395 people.
  • Nelson , New Hampshire town in Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States of America with a population of 740 people.
  • Nelson , Wisconsin village in Buffalo County, Wisconsin with a population of 560 people.
  • Nelson , Pennsylvania township in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States of America with a population of 555 people.
  • Nelson , Minnesota city in Douglas County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 284 people.
  • Nelson , Missouri city in Saline County, Missouri, United States with a population of 185 people.
  • Nelson , Illinois village in Lee County, Illinois, United States of America with a population of 156 people.

Other cities in Nuckolls County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Nuckolls County , NE.

City Name Population Title
Superior 1,805 City in Nuckolls County, Nebraska, United States
Lawrence 278 Village in Nebraska, United States
Hardy 146 Village in Nebraska, United States
Ruskin 113 Village in Nuckolls County, Nebraska, United States
Oak 61 Village in Nuckolls County, Nebraska, United States
Nora 19 Village in Nebraska, USA