A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Merriman ...
The location of Merriman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Merriman has a population of 129 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Merriman.
Merriman is 3,260 feet [994 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Merriman is about ½ mile above sea level.
Telephone area codes for Merriman: (402) and (531)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Merriman had an population of 129 people. This is an increase of 0.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.32% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Merriman had a population of 128 people. This makes Merriman the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 128 people, the population of Merriman increased 8.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 118 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Merriman.
Adding Merriman to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Merriman in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Merriman elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Nebraska (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Merriman on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Merriman ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Merriman - they are located in Michigan, Montana, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Merriman.
Communities near Merriman ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Merriman.
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 Merriman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Merriman.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Merriman. 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 Merriman.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Merriman. See our Newspapers Page for Merriman.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Merriman ...
Looking for more information about Merriman? 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 Merriman, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Merriman.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Merriman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cherry County: www.co.cherry.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2021