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Du Bois, Nebraska
Welcome to Du Bois ...
The location of Du Bois has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Du Bois refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Du Boisite<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Du Bois has a population of 138 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Du Bois.
Du Bois is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Du Bois lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Du Bois: (402) and (531)<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Du Bois had an population of 138 people. This is a decrease of 6.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.87% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Du Bois had a population of 147 people (or 5.3% of the total population of Pawnee County). This makes Du Bois the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 147 people, the population of Du Bois decreased 11.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 166 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Du Bois.
Adding Du Bois to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Du Bois 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 Du Bois was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Du Bois on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Du Bois ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Du Bois - it's located in Illinois.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Du Bois.
Communities near Du Bois ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Du Bois.
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 Du Bois. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Du Bois.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Du Bois. 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 Du Bois.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Du Bois. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Du Bois.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Du Bois ...
Looking for more information about Du Bois? 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 Du Bois, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Du Bois.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Du Bois. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Pawnee County: www.co.pawnee.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Oct 2021