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Welcome to Grant ...

The city of Grant is located in Perkins County and is the County Seat for Perkins County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Grant has a population of 1,131 people<1> (see below for details).

Grant is 3,410 feet [1,039 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Grant is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Grant lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Grant (for example, toward Wallace), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Grant: (308)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grant had a population of 1,165 people (which is 39.23% of the total population of Perkins County). This makes Grant the county's most populous community.

The population of Grant represents 0.06% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 96th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,165 people, the population of Grant decreased 4.9% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,225 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Grant had an population of 1,131 people. This is a decrease of 2.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Grant ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ogallala   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the North (N) of Grant

Located in Keith County

Brule   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Grant

Located in Keith County

Madrid   [Map]

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

Venango   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Grant

Elsie   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Grant

Brandon   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Grant

Blanche   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Grant

Located in Chase County

Megeath   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Grant

Located in Keith County

Roscoe   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) of Grant

Located in Keith County

Grainton   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of Grant

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

Communities Also Named Grant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 53 communities that are also named Grant - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (7), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Michigan (4), Minnesota (2), Missouri (3), Montana, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Websites for Grant ...

Official Website: www.grantnebraska.org/

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 Grant. 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 Grant. 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 Grant. Our list includes 9 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grant ...

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

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About Perkins County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Grant: www.grantnebraska.org/

The official website for Perkins County: www.co.perkins.ne.us/

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

Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Grant) 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 Grant. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grant

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8440, Longitude: -101.7252     [Map].

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