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Elk Creek, Nebraska
Welcome to Elk Creek ...
A typical abbreviation for Elk Creek: Elk Crk. (or less commonly used: Elk Ck. or Elk Cr.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Elk Creek has a population of 92 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Elk Creek.
Elk Creek is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Elk Creek lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Elk Creek: (402) & (531)<4>
The ZIP code for Elk Creek: 68348<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elk Creek had an population of 92 people. This is a decrease of 6.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.86% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Elk Creek had a population of 98 people. This makes Elk Creek the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 98 people, the population of Elk Creek decreased 12.5% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 112 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Elk Creek.
Adding Elk Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Elk Creek 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 Elk Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Elk Creek on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Elk Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Elk Creek - they are located in California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elk Creek.
Communities near Elk Creek ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Elk Creek.
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 Elk Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Elk Creek.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Elk Creek. 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 Elk Creek.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Elk Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Elk Creek.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elk Creek ...
Looking for more information about Elk Creek? 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 Elk Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elk Creek.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Johnson County: www.co.johnson.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Sep 2021