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Bertrand, Nebraska

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The location of Bertrand

Welcome to Bertrand ...

The village of Bertrand is located in Phelps County.

The location of Bertrand has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Bertrand has a population of 700 people<2> (see below for details).

Bertrand is 2,510 feet [765 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Bertrand is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Bertrand lies within the (308) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bertrand had a population of 750 people (or 8.16% of the total population of Phelps County). This makes Bertrand the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Bertrand represents 0.04% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 151st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 750 people, the population of Bertrand decreased 4.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 786 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Bertrand had an population of 700 people. This is a decrease of 6.67% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.94% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Bertrand ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bertrand and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2018
Atlanta   [Map]   129   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edison   [Map]   125   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Elm Creek   [Map]   948   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Elwood   [Map]   683   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Holdrege   [Map]   5,405   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lexington   [Map]   10,121   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bertrand ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Bertrand - they are located in Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New Brunswick, Ontario and Virginia.

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

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 Bertrand. 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 Bertrand. 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 Bertrand. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bertrand ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bertrand.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bertrand - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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- Bertrand) 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 Bertrand. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bertrand

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bertrand. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5263, Longitude: -99.6324     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bertrand have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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