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The location of Bern

Welcome to Bern ...

The city of Bern is located in Nemaha County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Bern has a population of 164 people<2> (see below for details).

Bern is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bern is within the (785) area code.

The ZIP code for Bern: 66408<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bern had a population of 166 people. This makes Bern the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 166 people, the population of Bern decreased 18.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 204 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Bern had an population of 164 people. This is a decrease of 1.2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.61% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Bern ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Sabetha   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Bern

Seneca   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Bern

Pawnee City   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Bern

Located in Pawnee County (NE)

Humboldt   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Bern

Located in Richardson County (NE)

Centralia   [Map]

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

Axtell   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Bern

Located in Marshall County

Table Rock   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Bern

Located in Pawnee County (NE)

Fairview   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Bern

Located in Brown County

Morrill   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Bern

Located in Brown County

Verdon   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Bern

Located in Richardson County (NE)

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

Communities Also Named Bern ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bern - they are located in California and Idaho.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bern.

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 Bern. 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 Bern. 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 Bern.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bern ...

Looking for more information about Bern? 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.

Looking for more information about Bern? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bern, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bern.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Kansas

About Nemaha County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kansas:

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 Bern.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bern - 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 Bern). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bern 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bern) 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 Bern. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bern

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bern. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9613, Longitude: -95.9711     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bern have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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