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Battle Creek, Nebraska
Welcome to Battle Creek ...
The city of Battle Creek is located in Madison County.
The location of Battle Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Battle Creek refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Battle Creekian<2>
A typical abbreviation for Battle Creek: Battle Crk. (or less commonly used: Battle Ck. or Battle Cr.)
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Battle Creek has a population of 1,202 people<3> (see below for details).
The origin (or the toponymy) of Battle Creek: Named after a local stream where Nebraska Volunteers prepared to fight against the Pawnee Indians.
Battle Creek is 1,590 feet [485 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Battle Creek lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Battle Creek: (402) and (531)<5>
The ZIP code for Battle Creek: 68715<6>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Battle Creek had a population of 1,207 people. This makes Battle Creek the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Battle Creek represents 0.07% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 90th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,207 people, the population of Battle Creek increased 4.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,158 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Battle Creek had an population of 1,202 people. This is a decrease of 0.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.8% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Battle Creek.
Communities near Battle Creek ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<7>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Battle Creek.
Communities Also Named Battle Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Battle Creek - they are located in California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Nevada, Saskatchewan, South Carolina, Utah and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Battle Creek.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Battle Creek:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Battle Creek ...
Looking for more information about Battle Creek? 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 Battle Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Battle Creek.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jul 2019