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Magnet, Nebraska

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The location of Magnet

Welcome to Magnet ...

The village of Magnet is located in Cedar County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Magnet has a population of 54 people<2> (see below for details).

Magnet is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Magnet had a population of 57 people. This makes Magnet the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 57 people, the population of Magnet decreased 27.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 79 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Magnet had an population of 54 people. This is a decrease of 5.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 31.65% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Magnet ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Pierce   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the South (S) of Magnet

Located in Pierce County

Hartington   [Map]

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

Plainview   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Magnet

Located in Pierce County

Bloomfield   [Map]

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

Located in Knox County

Laurel   [Map]

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

Randolph   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Magnet

Osmond   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Magnet

Located in Pierce County

Crofton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Magnet

Located in Knox County

Wausa   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Magnet

Located in Knox County

Coleridge   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Magnet

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

Communities Also Named Magnet ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Magnet - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Manitoba, Missouri, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Magnet. 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 Magnet. 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 Magnet.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Magnet ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cedar County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Magnet. 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 Magnet.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Magnet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4562, Longitude: -97.4695     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Magnet have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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