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Welcome to Hickman ...

The city of Hickman is located in Lancaster County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hickman has a population of 2,371 people<3> (see below for details).

Hickman is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Hickman: (402) & (531)<5>

The ZIP code for Hickman: 68372<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hickman had an population of 2,371 people. This is an increase of 43.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 118.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hickman had a population of 1,657 people. This makes Hickman the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Hickman represents 0.09% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 68th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,657 people, the population of Hickman increased 52.86% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,084 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hickman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Hickman - they are located in Arkansas, California, Delaware, Illinois, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

Communities near Hickman ...

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

  • Lincoln [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
    • Lincoln [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the north of Hickman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 289,102 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincoln<8>
  • Crete [Saline County]
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    • Crete [Saline County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the west of Hickman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,007 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crete
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crete<8>
  • Wilber [Saline County]
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    • Wilber [Saline County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southwest of Hickman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,850 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilber
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilber<8>
  • Eagle [Cass County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle
    • Eagle [Cass County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northeast of Hickman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bennet [Lancaster County]
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      • Bennet [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the northeast of Hickman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 977 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bennet<8>
    • Firth [Lancaster County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Firth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Firth
      • Firth [Lancaster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the south of Hickman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 627 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Firth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Firth<8>
    • Adams [Gage County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adams have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adams
      • Adams [Gage County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the southeast of Hickman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 617 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adams
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adams<8>
    • Palmyra [Otoe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
      • Palmyra [Otoe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Hickman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 565 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<8>
    • Cortland [Gage County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cortland
      • Cortland [Gage County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the southwest of Hickman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 472 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cortland<8>
    • Sterling [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sterling
      • Sterling [Johnson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the southeast of Hickman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 459 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sterling<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hickman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lancaster County: www.lancaster.ne.gov/

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 Lancaster, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hickman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hickman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).
<6>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 city (such as Hickman). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hickman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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- Hickman) 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 Hickman. 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 Hickman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hickman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6240, Longitude: -96.6308       In this case, the coordinates for Hickman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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