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Blue Hill, Nebraska

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The location of Blue Hill

Welcome to Blue Hill ...

The city of Blue Hill is located in Webster County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Blue Hill has a population of 870 people<2> (see below for details).

Blue Hill is 1,970 feet [600 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Blue Hill: (402) & (531)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Blue Hill had a population of 936 people (which is 24.55% of the total population of Webster County). This makes Blue Hill the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Blue Hill represents 0.05% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 121st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 936 people, the population of Blue Hill increased 7.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 867 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Blue Hill had an population of 870 people. This is a decrease of 7.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.35% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Blue Hill.

Communities near Blue Hill ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hastings   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the North (N) of Blue Hill

Located in Adams County

Red Cloud   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Blue Hill

Juniata   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Blue Hill

Located in Adams County

Fairfield   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Blue Hill

Located in Clay County

Campbell   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Blue Hill

Located in Franklin County

Glenvil   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Blue Hill

Located in Clay County

Lawrence   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Blue Hill

Located in Nuckolls County

Roseland   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Blue Hill

Located in Adams County

Holstein   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Blue Hill

Located in Adams County

Bladen   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Blue Hill

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

Communities Also Named Blue Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Blue Hill - they are located in Arkansas, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Brunswick, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Wyoming.

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

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 Blue Hill. 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 Blue Hill. 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 Blue Hill.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Hill ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Nebraska

About Webster County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Webster County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

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 Blue Hill.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blue Hill - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blue Hill) 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 Blue Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blue Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blue Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3330, Longitude: -98.4484     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blue Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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