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Welcome to Amboy ...

Amboy is located in Webster County<1>.

Amboy is 1,710 feet [521 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Amboy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Amboy - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota (2), New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Dakota, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Amboy ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amboy.

  • Red Cloud [Webster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Cloud have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Cloud
    • Red Cloud [Webster County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 916 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Cloud
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Cloud<6>
  • Blue Hill [Webster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Hill
    • Blue Hill [Webster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 866 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Hill<6>
  • Lawrence [Nuckolls County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrence have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrence
    • Lawrence [Nuckolls County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 281 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrence<6>
  • Bladen [Webster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bladen
    • Bladen [Webster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 219 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladen<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Guide Rock [Webster County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guide Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guide Rock
      • Guide Rock [Webster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guide Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guide Rock<6>
    • Burr Oak [Jewell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burr Oak have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burr Oak
      • Burr Oak [Jewell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 161 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burr Oak
    • Esbon [Jewell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esbon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esbon
      • Esbon [Jewell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 92 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Esbon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Esbon<6>
    • Riverton [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverton
      • Riverton [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 84 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverton<6>
    • Cowles [Webster County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowles have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowles
      • Cowles [Webster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowles
    • Inavale [Webster County]

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 Amboy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amboy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amboy. 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 Amboy.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amboy. See our Newspapers Page for Amboy.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amboy ...

Looking for more information about Amboy? 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 Amboy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amboy.

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About Webster County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Webster County: www.co.webster.ne.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nebraska's counties, including Webster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amboy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).
<4>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.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Amboy) 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 Amboy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amboy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amboy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0891, Longitude: -98.4386    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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