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Ainsworth, Nebraska

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The location of Ainsworth

Welcome to Ainsworth ...

The city of Ainsworth is located in Brown County and is the County Seat for Brown County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Ainsworth has a population of 1,628 people<2> (see below for details).

Ainsworth is 2,510 feet [765 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Ainsworth is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Area codes for Ainsworth: (402) & (531)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ainsworth had a population of 1,728 people (which is 54.94% of the total population of Brown County). This makes Ainsworth the county's most populous community.

The population of Ainsworth represents 0.09% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 65th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,728 people, the population of Ainsworth decreased 7.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,862 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Ainsworth had an population of 1,628 people. This is a decrease of 5.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.57% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ainsworth ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Bassett   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the East (E) of Ainsworth

Located in Rock County

Long Pine   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Ainsworth

Springview   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Ainsworth

Located in Keya Paha County

Johnstown   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Ainsworth

Meadville   [Map]

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

Located in Keya Paha County

Wood Lake   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of Ainsworth

Located in Cherry County

Newport   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East (E) of Ainsworth

Located in Rock County

Burton   [Map]

Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Ainsworth

Located in Keya Paha County

Arabia   [Map]

Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Ainsworth

Located in Cherry County

Mariaville   [Map]

Lies 30 miles [48.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Ainsworth

Located in Rock County

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

Communities Also Named Ainsworth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Ainsworth - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Mississippi, Texas and Washington.

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

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 Ainsworth. 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 Ainsworth. 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 Ainsworth. Our list includes 15 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ainsworth ...

Looking for more information about Ainsworth? 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 Ainsworth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ainsworth.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Ainsworth.

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

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<4>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ainsworth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5485, Longitude: -99.8577     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ainsworth have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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