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Butte, Nebraska

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Welcome to Butte ...

The village of Butte is located in Boyd County and is the County Seat for Boyd County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Butte has a population of 310 people<1> (see below for details).

Butte is 1,810 feet [552 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Butte: (402) and (531)<3>

The ZIP code for Butte: 68722<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Butte had a population of 326 people (which is 15.53% of the total population of Boyd County). This makes Butte the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Butte represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 256th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 326 people, the population of Butte decreased 10.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 366 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Butte had an population of 310 people. This is a decrease of 4.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.3% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Butte ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Fort Randall   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Butte

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Spencer   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Butte

Bonesteel   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Butte

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Pickstown   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Butte

Located in Charles Mix County (SD)

Unorganized Territory of East Gregory   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Butte

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Fairfax   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Butte

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Saint Charles   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Butte

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Naper   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Butte

Bristow   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Butte

Unorganized Territory of Southeast Gregory   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Butte

Located in Gregory County (SD)

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

Communities Also Named Butte ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Butte - they are located in Alaska, Alberta, California, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Utah.

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

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 Butte. 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 Butte. 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 Butte.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Butte ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<4>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 Butte). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Butte or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Butte) 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 Butte. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Butte

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Butte. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9122, Longitude: -98.8461     [Map].

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