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Dunbar, Nebraska

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The location of Dunbar

Welcome to Dunbar ...

The village of Dunbar is located in Otoe County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Dunbar has a population of 193 people<2> (see below for details).

Dunbar is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Dunbar: (402) and (531)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dunbar had a population of 187 people. This makes Dunbar the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Dunbar represents 0.01% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 348th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 187 people, the population of Dunbar decreased 21.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 237 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Dunbar had an population of 193 people. This is an increase of 3.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.57% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Dunbar ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Nebraska City   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the East (E) of Dunbar

Syracuse   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Dunbar

Weeping Water   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dunbar

Located in Cass County

Elmwood   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dunbar

Located in Cass County

Palmyra   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Dunbar

Murray   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Dunbar

Located in Cass County

Johnson   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Dunbar

Located in Nemaha County

Unadilla   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Dunbar

Cook   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Dunbar

Located in Johnson County

Avoca   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dunbar

Located in Cass County

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

Communities Also Named Dunbar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Dunbar - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Dunbar. 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 Dunbar. 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 Dunbar.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dunbar ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Otoe 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 Dunbar.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dunbar - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dunbar) 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 Dunbar. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dunbar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dunbar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6687, Longitude: -96.0309     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dunbar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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