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Louisville, Nebraska
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The location of Louisville

Welcome to Louisville ...

The city of Louisville is located in Cass County.

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

The pronunciation of Louisville: loo-IS-vil<2>

When the people of Louisville refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Louisvillian<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Louisville has a population of 1,295 people<4> (see below for details).

Louisville is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Area codes for Louisville: (402) & (531)<6>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Louisville had a population of 1,106 people. This makes Louisville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Louisville represents 0.06% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 99th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,106 people, the population of Louisville increased 5.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,046 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Louisville had an population of 1,295 people. This is an increase of 17.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.8% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Louisville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Omaha   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the North (N) of Louisville

Located in Douglas County

Bellevue   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Louisville

Located in Sarpy County

Papillion   [Map]

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

Located in Sarpy County

La Vista   [Map]

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

Located in Sarpy County

Ralston   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Louisville

Located in Douglas County

Plattsmouth   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Louisville

Elkhorn   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Louisville

Located in Douglas County

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Louisville

Located in Sarpy County

Ashland   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Louisville

Located in Saunders County

Springfield   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Louisville

Located in Sarpy County

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

Communities Also Named Louisville ...

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

Beyond Nebraska, there are 26 communities that are also named Louisville - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri (4), Montana, Nevada, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Tennessee and Wisconsin.

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

Websites for Louisville ...

Official Website:

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 Louisville. 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 Louisville. 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 Louisville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Louisville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cass County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Louisville:

The official website for Cass 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Louisville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<3>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Louisville refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a city's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Louisville may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Louisville.

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<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Louisville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<6>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<7>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- Louisville) 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 Louisville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Louisville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Louisville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9976, Longitude: -96.1605     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Louisville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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