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Welcome to Bushnell ...

The village of Bushnell is located in Kimball County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bushnell has a population of 115 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bushnell.

Bushnell is 4,870 feet [1,484 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Bushnell is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Bushnell lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bushnell lies within the (308) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bushnell had an population of 115 people. This is a decrease of 7.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.01% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bushnell had a population of 124 people. This makes Bushnell the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 124 people, the population of Bushnell decreased 23.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 162 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bushnell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Bushnell - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, South Dakota and Utah.

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

Communities near Bushnell ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bushnell.

  • Kimball [Kimball County]
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    • Kimball [Kimball County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Bushnell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,282 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimball
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimball<5>
  • Pine Bluffs [Laramie County]
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    • Pine Bluffs [Laramie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Bushnell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,163 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Bluffs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Bluffs<5>
  • Albin [Laramie County]
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    • Albin [Laramie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bushnell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albin<5>
  • Egbert [Laramie County]
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    • Egbert [Laramie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Bushnell
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egbert have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dix [Kimball County]
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      • Dix [Kimball County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the east of Bushnell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 216 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dix<5>
    • Harrisburg [Banner County]
    • Burns [Laramie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burns
      • Burns [Laramie County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the west of Bushnell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 316 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burns
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burns<5>
    • Hereford [Weld County]
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      • Hereford [Weld County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Bushnell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hereford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hereford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hereford<5>
    • Carpenter [Laramie County]
    • Potter [Cheyenne County]
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      • Potter [Cheyenne County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the east of Bushnell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 298 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Potter<5>

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 Bushnell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bushnell.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bushnell. 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 Bushnell.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bushnell. See our Newspapers Page for Bushnell.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bushnell ...

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

Adding Bushnell to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bushnell 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 Bushnell was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).

We also found Bushnell on a map titled Map of the Lincoln Highway (1915-1916).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bushnell on our Genealogy Page.

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About Kimball County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kimball County: www.co.kimball.ne.us/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nebraska's counties, including Kimball, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bushnell.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bushnell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bushnell) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bushnell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BushnellOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bushnell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2330, Longitude: -103.8925    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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