A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Bloomington ...
The location of Bloomington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Bloomington refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Bloomingtonian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bloomington has a population of 96 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bloomington.
Bloomington is 1,930 feet [588 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Bloomington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Bloomington: (308)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bloomington had an population of 96 people. This is a decrease of 6.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.58% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bloomington had a population of 103 people. This makes Bloomington the county's 6th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 103 people, the population of Bloomington decreased 16.94% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 124 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bloomington.
Communities Also Named Bloomington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Bloomington - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky (2), Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bloomington.
Communities near Bloomington ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bloomington.
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 Bloomington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bloomington.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bloomington. 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 Bloomington.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bloomington. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bloomington.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bloomington ...
Looking for more information about Bloomington? 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 Bloomington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bloomington.
Adding Bloomington to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bloomington 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 Bloomington was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).
We also found Bloomington on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Nebraska (1912).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bloomington on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022