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Welcome to Greenwood ...

The village of Greenwood is located in Cass County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Greenwood has a population of 595 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Greenwood.

Greenwood is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Greenwood: (402) and (531)<4>

The ZIP code for Greenwood: 68366<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Greenwood had an population of 595 people. This is an increase of 4.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Greenwood had a population of 568 people. This makes Greenwood the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Greenwood represents 0.03% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 186th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 568 people, the population of Greenwood increased 4.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 544 people).

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

Communities Also Named Greenwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 120 communities that are also named Greenwood - they are located in Alabama (6), Arizona, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, California (5), Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (4), Kansas (4), Kentucky (6), Louisiana (5), Maine (2), Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), Montana, New Brunswick, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (6), Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), South Dakota (2), Tennessee (8), Texas (5), Utah, Virginia (5), Washington (5), West Virginia (5) and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Greenwood ...

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

  • Lincoln [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
    • Lincoln [Lancaster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Greenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 290,505 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincoln<7>
  • Gretna [Sarpy County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gretna
    • Gretna [Sarpy County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Greenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,024 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gretna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gretna<7>
  • Wahoo [Saunders County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wahoo
    • Wahoo [Saunders County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Greenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,603 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wahoo<7>
  • Waverly [Lancaster County]
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    • Waverly [Lancaster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Greenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,128 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waverly<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ashland [Saunders County]
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      • Ashland [Saunders County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,724 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<7>
    • Springfield [Sarpy County]
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      • Springfield [Sarpy County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,622 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<7>
    • Yutan [Saunders County]
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      • Yutan [Saunders County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Greenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,352 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yutan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yutan<7>
    • Louisville [Cass County]
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      • Louisville [Cass County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Greenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisville<7>
    • Eagle [Cass County]
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      • Eagle [Cass County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Greenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle<7>
    • Weeping Water [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weeping Water
      • Weeping Water [Cass County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Greenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,094 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weeping Water have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weeping Water
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weeping Water<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greenwood ...

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

Adding Greenwood to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Cass County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cass County: www.cassne.org/

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 Cass, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Greenwood.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greenwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).
<5>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 Greenwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Greenwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Greenwood) 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 Greenwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GreenwoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9616, Longitude: -96.4427    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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