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(Scotts Bluff County)

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Welcome to Lyman ...

The village of Lyman is located in Scotts Bluff County<1>.

The location of Lyman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lyman has a population of 322 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Lyman.

Lyman is 4,040 feet [1,231 m] above sea level.<4> 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 telephone area code for Lyman: (308)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lyman had an population of 322 people. This is a decrease of 5.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 23.52% since the 2000 Census).

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 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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Lyman ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lyman.

  • Scottsbluff [Scotts Bluff County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsbluff
    • Scottsbluff [Scotts Bluff County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Lyman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,373 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsbluff
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsbluff<6>
  • Torrington [Goshen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Torrington
    • Torrington [Goshen County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Lyman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,565 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Torrington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Torrington<6>
  • Mitchell [Scotts Bluff County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitchell
    • Mitchell [Scotts Bluff County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Lyman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitchell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mitchell<6>
  • Terrytown [Scotts Bluff County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terrytown
    • Terrytown [Scotts Bluff County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Lyman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,163 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terrytown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Morrill [Scotts Bluff County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrill
      • Morrill [Scotts Bluff County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Lyman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 873 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrill<6>
    • Yoder [Goshen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yoder
      • Yoder [Goshen County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Lyman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 156 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yoder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yoder<6>
    • Henry [Furnas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henry
      • Henry [Furnas County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Lyman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henry<6>
    • Stegall [Scotts Bluff County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stegall
      • Stegall [Scotts Bluff County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stegall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stegall
    • Huntley [Goshen County]
    • Scoville [Scotts Bluff County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scoville
      • Scoville [Scotts Bluff County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Lyman
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scoville

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lyman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lyman.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lyman.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lyman. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers 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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About Scotts Bluff County

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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.

The official website for Scotts Bluff County: www.scottsbluffcounty.org/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nebraska's counties, including Scotts Bluff, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lyman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lyman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lyman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LymanOur 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       In this case, the coordinates for Lyman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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