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Welcome to Merna ...
The village of Merna is located in Custer County.
The location of Merna has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Merna has a population of 366 people<2> (see below for details).
Merna is 2,660 feet [811 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Merna is ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Merna lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Merna: (308)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Merna had a population of 363 people. This makes Merna the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Merna represents 0.02% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 236th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 363 people, the population of Merna decreased 7.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 391 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Merna had an population of 366 people. This is an increase of 0.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.39% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Merna.
Communities near Merna ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Merna and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Merna.
Communities Also Named Merna ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Merna - they are located in Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, South Carolina and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Merna.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Merna:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Merna ...
Looking for more information about Merna? 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 Merna, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Merna.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Custer County: www.co.custer.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jul 2019