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Chapman, Nebraska

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The location of Chapman

Welcome to Chapman ...

The village of Chapman is located in Merrick County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Chapman has a population of 285 people<2> (see below for details).

Chapman is 1,760 feet [536 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Chapman lies within the (308) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chapman had a population of 287 people. This makes Chapman the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Chapman represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 283rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 287 people, the population of Chapman decreased 15.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 341 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Chapman had an population of 285 people. This is a decrease of 0.7% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.42% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Chapman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2018
Alda   [Map]   659   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Aurora   [Map]   4,533   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Central City   [Map]   2,875   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Giltner   [Map]   357   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Grand Island   [Map]   51,478   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hampton   [Map]   432   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Chapman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Chapman - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Maine, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Texas, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

See 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 Chapman. 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 Chapman. 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 Chapman.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chapman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Chapman.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chapman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chapman) 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 Chapman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chapman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chapman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0233, Longitude: -98.1594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chapman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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