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Lewellen, Nebraska
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Welcome to Lewellen ...

The village of Lewellen is located in Garden County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lewellen has a population of 205 people<1> (see below for details).

Lewellen is 3,310 feet [1,009 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Lewellen is about ¾ mile [or 1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Lewellen lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Lewellen (for example, toward Sutherland), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Lewellen is located in the (308) area code.

The ZIP code for Lewellen: 69147<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lewellen had a population of 224 people (which is 10.89% of the total population of Garden County). This makes Lewellen the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Lewellen represents 0.01% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 323rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 224 people, the population of Lewellen decreased 20.57% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 282 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Lewellen had an population of 205 people. This is a decrease of 8.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.3% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lewellen ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oshkosh   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Lewellen

Big Springs   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Lewellen

Located in Deuel County

Belmar   [Map]

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

Located in Keith County

Lemoyne   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Lewellen

Located in Keith County

Megeath   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lewellen

Located in Keith County

Brule   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lewellen

Located in Keith County

Chappell   [Map]

Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lewellen

Located in Deuel County

Julesburg   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of Lewellen

Located in Sedgwick County (CO)

Ogallala   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lewellen

Located in Keith County

Cisco   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lewellen

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

Communities Also Named Lewellen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Nebraska communities named Lewellen: This one is located in Garden County and the other is located in Keith County.

Beyond Nebraska, there are 2 communities that are also named Lewellen - they are located in and Kansas.

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

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 Lewellen. 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 Lewellen. 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 Lewellen. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lewellen ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Nebraska

About Garden County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garden 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 Lewellen.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lewellen - 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 Lewellen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lewellen 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lewellen) 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 Lewellen. 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 Lewellen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lewellen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3313, Longitude: -102.1443     [Map].

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