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Welcome to Glenrock ...

Glenrock is located in Nemaha County<1>.

The location of Glenrock has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Glenrock is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Glenrock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Glenrock - they are located in North Carolina and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Glenrock ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Glenrock.

  • Nebraska City [Otoe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nebraska City
    • Nebraska City [Otoe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Glenrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nebraska City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nebraska City<6>
  • Auburn [Nemaha County]
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    • Auburn [Nemaha County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Glenrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,342 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<6>
  • Tecumseh [Johnson County]
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    • Tecumseh [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Glenrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,578 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tecumseh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tecumseh<6>
  • Rock Port [Atchison County]
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    • Rock Port [Atchison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Glenrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,183 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Port
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Port<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hamburg [Fremont County]
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      • Hamburg [Fremont County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Glenrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,041 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamburg<6>
    • Humboldt [Richardson County]
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      • Humboldt [Richardson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Glenrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 796 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Humboldt<6>
    • Peru [Nemaha County]
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      • Peru [Nemaha County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Glenrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 792 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peru
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peru<6>
    • Johnson [Nemaha County]
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      • Johnson [Nemaha County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Glenrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 327 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnson<6>
    • Cook [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cook
      • Cook [Johnson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Glenrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 300 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cook<6>
    • Talmage [Otoe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talmage
      • Talmage [Otoe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Glenrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 240 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talmage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talmage<6>

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 Glenrock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glenrock.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glenrock. 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 Glenrock.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glenrock. See our Newspapers Page for Glenrock.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glenrock ...

Looking for more information about Glenrock? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Glenrock, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Glenrock.

Adding Glenrock to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Glenrock 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 Glenrock was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Glenrock on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Nebraska

About Nemaha County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nebraska's counties, including Nemaha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glenrock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).
<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 from Point A (ie- Glenrock) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenrock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4436, Longitude: -95.8911       In this case, the coordinates for Glenrock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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