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Welcome to Adams ...
The location of Adams has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Adams has a population of 618 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Adams.
Adams is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Adams lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Adams: (402) & (531)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Adams had an population of 618 people. This is an increase of 7.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26.38% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Adams had a population of 573 people. This makes Adams the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Adams represents 0.03% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 182nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 573 people, the population of Adams increased 17.18% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 489 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Adams.
Adding Adams to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Adams in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Adams was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adams on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Adams ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Nebraska communities named Adams: This one is located in Gage County and the other is located in Kimball County.
Beyond Nebraska, there are 51 communities that are also named Adams - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3), Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adams.
Communities near Adams ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adams.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adams. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adams.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adams.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adams. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Adams.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams ...
Looking for more information about Adams? 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 Adams, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Adams.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adams. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Gage County: www.co.gage.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Jul 2021