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Brewster, Nebraska

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Welcome to Brewster ...

The village of Brewster is located in Blaine County and is the County Seat for Blaine County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Brewster has a population of 17 people<1> (see below for details).

Brewster is 2,490 feet [759 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Brewster is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Brewster, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Brewster is within the (308) area code.

The ZIP code for Brewster: 68821<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brewster had a population of 17 people. This makes Brewster the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17 people, the population of Brewster decreased 41.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 29 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Brewster had an population of 17 people (or a decrease of 41.38% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Brewster ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Dunning   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Brewster

Almeria   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brewster

Located in Loup County

Halsey   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of Brewster

Anselmo   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) of Brewster

Located in Custer County

Elsmere   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Brewster

Located in Cherry County

Purdum   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Brewster

Rose   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Brewster

Located in Rock County

Taylor   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brewster

Located in Loup County

Merna   [Map]

Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the South (S) of Brewster

Located in Custer County

Sargent   [Map]

Lies 32 miles [51.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brewster

Located in Custer County

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

Communities Also Named Brewster ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Brewster - they are located in California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

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

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 Brewster. 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 Brewster. 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 Brewster.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brewster ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Nebraska

About Blaine County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blaine County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brewster - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Brewster). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brewster or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brewster) 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 Brewster. 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 Brewster

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brewster. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9379, Longitude: -99.8647     [Map].

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