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McCool Junction, Nebraska

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Welcome to McCool Junction ...

The village of McCool Junction is located in York County.

A typical abbreviation for McCool Junction: McCool Jct. (or less commonly used: McCool Jctn.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, McCool Junction has a population of 428 people<1> (see below for details).

McCool Junction is 1,570 feet [479 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for McCool Junction: (402) and (531)<3>

The ZIP code for McCool Junction: 68401<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, McCool Junction had a population of 409 people. This makes McCool Junction the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of McCool Junction represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 216th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 409 people, the population of McCool Junction increased 6.23% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 385 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, McCool Junction had an population of 428 people. This is an increase of 4.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.17% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for McCool Junction.

Communities near McCool Junction ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

York   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the North (N) of McCool Junction

Geneva   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of McCool Junction

Located in Fillmore County

Sutton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of McCool Junction

Located in Clay County

Henderson   [Map]

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

Friend   [Map]

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

Located in Saline County

Utica   [Map]

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

Located in Seward County

Exeter   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of McCool Junction

Located in Fillmore County

Fairmont   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of McCool Junction

Located in Fillmore County

Hampton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of McCool Junction

Located in Hamilton County

Beaver Crossing   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of McCool Junction

Located in Seward County

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

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 McCool Junction. 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 McCool Junction. 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 McCool Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McCool Junction ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for McCool Junction.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McCool Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<4>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 McCool Junction). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether McCool Junction or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- McCool Junction) 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 McCool Junction. 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 McCool Junction

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McCool Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7442, Longitude: -97.5975     [Map].

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