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The location of Modale

Welcome to Modale ...

The city of Modale is located in Harrison County.

The location of Modale has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Modale has a population of 262 people<2> (see below for details).

Modale is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Modale lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Modale is located in the (712) area code.

The ZIP code for Modale: 51556<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Modale had a population of 283 people. This makes Modale the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 283 people, the population of Modale decreased 6.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 303 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Modale had an population of 262 people. This is a decrease of 7.42% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.53% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Modale.

Communities near Modale ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Blair   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Modale

Located in Washington County (NE)

Missouri Valley   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Modale

Tekamah   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Modale

Located in Burt County (NE)

Bennington   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Modale

Located in Douglas County (NE)

Logan   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Modale

Woodbine   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Modale

Fort Calhoun   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Modale

Located in Washington County (NE)

Crescent   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Modale

Located in Pottawattamie County

Mondamin   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Modale

Kennard   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Modale

Located in Washington County (NE)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Modale.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Modale. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Modale. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Modale.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Modale:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Modale ...

Looking for more information about Modale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Modale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Modale.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Modale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Harrison County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Modale.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Modale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Modale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Modale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Modale) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Modale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Modale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Modale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6182, Longitude: -96.0120     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Modale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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