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Hickman, Nebraska

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The location of Hickman

Welcome to Hickman ...

The city of Hickman is located in Lancaster County.

The location of Hickman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hickman has a population of 2,221 people<2> (see below for details).

Hickman is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Hickman: (402) & (531)<4>

The ZIP code for Hickman: 68372<5>

Population Details ...

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 (which had a count of 1,084 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hickman had an population of 2,221 people. This is an increase of 34.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 104.89% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hickman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hickman and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.

Community   2017
Adams   [Map]   614   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bennet   [Map]   892   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cortland   [Map]   474   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Crete   [Map]   7,160   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Eagle   [Map]   1,083   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Firth   [Map]   577   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

See 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 Hickman. 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 Hickman. 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 Hickman.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Nebraska

About Lancaster County

About Nebraska

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:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hickman.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hickman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<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 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).

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<6>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- 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, 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hickman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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