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Duncan, Nebraska

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The location of Duncan

Welcome to Duncan ...

The village of Duncan is located in Platte County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Duncan has a population of 364 people<2> (see below for details).

Duncan is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Duncan: (402) and (531)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Duncan had a population of 351 people. This makes Duncan the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Duncan represents 0.02% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 243rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 351 people, the population of Duncan decreased 2.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 359 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Duncan had an population of 364 people. This is an increase of 3.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.39% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Duncan ...

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 driven.<5>.

Community   2018
Bellwood   [Map]   418   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Columbus   [Map]   23,274   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Genoa   [Map]   944   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Monroe   [Map]   284   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Osceola   [Map]   858   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Platte Center   [Map]   336   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Duncan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Duncan - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado (2), Connecticut, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana (3), North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Duncan. 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 Duncan. 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 Duncan.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duncan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Duncan. 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 Duncan.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duncan - 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' (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- Duncan) 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 Duncan. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Duncan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duncan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3898, Longitude: -97.4933     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Duncan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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