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Argo, Nebraska

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Welcome to Argo ...

So far, we have found very little information about Argo. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Argo to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Argo, please Contact Us.

Argo would have been located within present day Burt County.

The location of Argo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Argo is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Argo was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Argo still existed, it would have been in the (402) and (531)<4> area codes.

Communities near Argo ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Argo and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2018<6>
Arlington   [Map]   1,304   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fremont   [Map]   26,509   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hooper   [Map]   832   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lyons   [Map]   803   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nickerson   [Map]   364   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Oakland   [Map]   1,176   N   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Argo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Argo - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, North Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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

See 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 Argo. 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 Argo. 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 Argo.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Argo, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Argo - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Argo) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7236, Longitude: -96.4442     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Argo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Argo.

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