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Welcome to Axtell ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Axtell has a population of 763 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Axtell.
Axtell is 2,220 feet [677 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Axtell is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Axtell lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Axtell lies within the (308) area code.
The ZIP code for Axtell: 68924<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Axtell had an population of 763 people. This is an increase of 5.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.63% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Axtell had a population of 726 people (or 11.19% of the total population of Kearney County). This makes Axtell the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Axtell represents 0.04% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 155th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 726 people, the population of Axtell increased 4.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 696 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Axtell.
Communities Also Named Axtell ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Axtell - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Axtell.
Communities near Axtell ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Axtell.
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 Axtell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Axtell.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Axtell. 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 Axtell.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Axtell. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Axtell.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axtell ...
Looking for more information about Axtell? 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 Axtell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Axtell.
Adding Axtell to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Axtell 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 Axtell was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Axtell on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Nebraska (1912).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Axtell on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Axtell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Kearney County: www.kearneycounty.ne.gov/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Nov 2021