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Welcome to Alexandria ...

The village of Alexandria is located in Thayer County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Alexandria has a population of 170 people<1> (see below for details).

Alexandria is 1,420 feet [433 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Alexandria: (402) & (531)<3>

The ZIP code for Alexandria: 68303<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alexandria had a population of 177 people. This makes Alexandria the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 177 people, the population of Alexandria decreased 18.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 216 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Alexandria had an population of 170 people. This is a decrease of 3.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.3% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Alexandria ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Fairbury   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Alexandria

Located in Jefferson County

Hebron   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Alexandria

Deshler   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Alexandria

Bruning   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Alexandria

Milligan   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Alexandria

Located in Fillmore County

Western   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Alexandria

Located in Saline County

Daykin   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Alexandria

Located in Jefferson County

Endicott   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson County

Jansen   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Alexandria

Located in Jefferson County

Ohiowa   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Alexandria

Located in Fillmore County

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

Communities Also Named Alexandria ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Alexandria - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Minnesota, Missouri (3), New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee and Virginia (2).

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

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 Alexandria. 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 Alexandria. 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 Alexandria. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexandria ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Thayer County: www.thayercounty.ne.gov/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alexandria.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alexandria - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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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 village (such as Alexandria). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Alexandria 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alexandria) 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 Alexandria. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alexandria

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexandria. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2462, Longitude: -97.3895     [Map].

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