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Hazard, Nebraska

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The location of Hazard

Welcome to Hazard ...

The village of Hazard is located in Sherman County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Hazard has a population of 67 people<1> (see below for details).

Hazard is 2,110 feet [643 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Hazard lies within the (308) area code.

The ZIP code for Hazard: 68844<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hazard had a population of 70 people. This makes Hazard the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 70 people, the population of Hazard increased 6.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 66 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Hazard had an population of 67 people. This is a decrease of 4.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.52% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hazard ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

North Loup City   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Hazard

Ravenna   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hazard

Located in Buffalo County

Loup City   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Hazard

Pleasanton   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Hazard

Located in Buffalo County

Litchfield   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Hazard

Howard City   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Hazard

Located in Howard County

Ashton   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Hazard

Mason City   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Hazard

Located in Custer County

Miller   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Hazard

Located in Buffalo County

Rockville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Hazard

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

Communities Also Named Hazard ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Hazard - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and Washington.

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

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 Hazard. 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 Hazard. 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 Hazard.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hazard ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Sherman County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sherman County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>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 Hazard). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hazard or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hazard) 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 Hazard. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hazard

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hazard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0907, Longitude: -99.0777     [Map].

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