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Deshler, Nebraska

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The location of Deshler

Welcome to Deshler ...

The city of Deshler is located in Thayer County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Deshler has a population of 737 people<2> (see below for details).

Deshler is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Deshler had a population of 747 people (which is 14.29% of the total population of Thayer County). This makes Deshler the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Deshler represents 0.04% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 747 people, the population of Deshler decreased 15.02% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 879 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Deshler had an population of 737 people. This is a decrease of 1.34% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.15% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Deshler ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Superior   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Deshler

Located in Nuckolls County

Hebron   [Map]

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

Nelson   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Deshler

Located in Nuckolls County

Shickley   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Deshler

Located in Fillmore County

Davenport   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Deshler

Bruning   [Map]

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

Chester   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Deshler

Alexandria   [Map]

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

Hardy   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Deshler

Located in Nuckolls County

Ruskin   [Map]

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

Located in Nuckolls County

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

Communities Also Named Deshler ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Deshler - it's located in Ohio.

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

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 Deshler. 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 Deshler. 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 Deshler. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deshler ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Thayer County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Thayer 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 Deshler.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Deshler - 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 '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- Deshler) 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 Deshler. 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 Deshler

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deshler. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1395, Longitude: -97.7233     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Deshler have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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