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Lyman, Nebraska
(Scotts Bluff County)

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The location of Lyman

Welcome to Lyman ...

The village of Lyman is located in Scotts Bluff County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lyman has a population of 328 people<2> (see below for details).

Lyman is 4,040 feet [1,231 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Lyman is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Lyman: (308)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lyman had a population of 341 people. This makes Lyman the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Lyman represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 249th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 341 people, the population of Lyman decreased 19% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 421 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Lyman had an population of 328 people. This is a decrease of 3.81% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.09% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lyman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Scottsbluff   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the East (E) of Lyman

Torrington   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lyman

Located in Goshen County (WY)

Mitchell   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Lyman

Terrytown   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Lyman

Morrill   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lyman

Yoder   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Lyman

Located in Goshen County (WY)

Henry   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Lyman

Located in Furnas County

Stegall   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lyman

Huntley   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Lyman

Located in Goshen County (WY)

Scoville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lyman

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

Communities Also Named Lyman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Nebraska communities named Lyman: This one is located in Scotts Bluff County and the other is located in Fillmore County.

Beyond Nebraska, there are 22 communities that are also named Lyman - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington and Wyoming.

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

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 Lyman. 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 Lyman. 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 Lyman. Our list includes 6 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lyman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Lyman.

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

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lyman) 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 Lyman. 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 Lyman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lyman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9176, Longitude: -104.0374     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lyman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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