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Lawrence, Nebraska

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The location of Lawrence

Welcome to Lawrence ...

The village of Lawrence is located in Nuckolls County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lawrence has a population of 284 people<2> (see below for details).

Lawrence is 1,870 feet [570 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lawrence had a population of 304 people (or 6.76% of the total population of Nuckolls County). This makes Lawrence the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Lawrence represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 274th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 304 people, the population of Lawrence decreased 2.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 312 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Lawrence had an population of 284 people. This is a decrease of 6.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.97% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lawrence ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Red Cloud   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Lawrence

Located in Webster County

Blue Hill   [Map]

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

Located in Webster County

Clay Center   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lawrence

Located in Clay County

Edgar   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Lawrence

Located in Clay County

Nelson   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lawrence

Fairfield   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lawrence

Located in Clay County

Glenvil   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Lawrence

Located in Clay County

Bladen   [Map]

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

Located in Webster County

Guide Rock   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Lawrence

Located in Webster County

Ayr   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lawrence

Located in Adams County

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

Communities Also Named Lawrence ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Lawrence - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Mississippi (2), New Jersey, New York (4), North Carolina, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

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 Lawrence. 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 Lawrence. 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 Lawrence.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lawrence ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 Lawrence.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lawrence - 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>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 from Point A (ie- Lawrence) 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 Lawrence. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lawrence

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lawrence. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2901, Longitude: -98.2597     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lawrence have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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