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Dwight, Nebraska

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Welcome to Dwight ...

The village of Dwight is located in Butler County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Dwight has a population of 194 people<1> (see below for details).

Dwight is 1,620 feet [494 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Dwight: (402) and (531)<3>

The ZIP code for Dwight: 68635<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dwight had a population of 204 people. This makes Dwight the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Dwight represents 0.01% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 337th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 204 people, the population of Dwight decreased 21.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 259 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Dwight had an population of 194 people. This is a decrease of 4.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.1% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Dwight ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Seward   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the South (S) of Dwight

Located in Seward County

David City   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dwight

Ceresco   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Dwight

Located in Saunders County

Valparaiso   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Dwight

Located in Saunders County

Malcolm   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Dwight

Located in Lancaster County

Rising City   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dwight

Weston   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Dwight

Located in Saunders County

Brainard   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Dwight

Prague   [Map]

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

Located in Saunders County

Staplehurst   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Dwight

Located in Seward County

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

Communities Also Named Dwight ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Dwight - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario and Virginia (2).

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

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 Dwight. 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 Dwight. 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 Dwight.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dwight ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dwight.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dwight - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Dwight). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dwight or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dwight) 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 Dwight. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dwight

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dwight. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0831, Longitude: -97.0201     [Map].

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