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Nearest Communities to Neligh, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Neligh, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Neligh:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small city in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals and doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Neligh is located in Antelope County and is the County Seat.

The following 6 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Antelope County: Boone, Holt, Knox, Madison, Pierce & Wheeler.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 79 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Neligh. Of these communities, 73 are located in counties other than Antelope County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Neligh (which is Antelope County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Neligh. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Boone CountyKnox CountyWayne County
Cedar CountyMadison CountyWheeler County
Greeley CountyPierce County 
Holt CountyPlatte County 


Antelope County     (The county where Neligh resides)
 
County Website: www.co.antelope.ne.us/
County Seat for Antelope:   Neligh
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Antelope County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Oakdale     [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Clearwater     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elgin     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brunswick     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Royal     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Orchard     [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
 
 

Boone County
 
County Website: www.co.boone.ne.us/
County Seat for Boone:   Albion
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Raeville (Unver)     [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Closter (Unver)     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Petersburg     [Map]     S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Loretto (Unver)     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Akron (Unver)     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Albion     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Vorhees     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Boone     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Primrose     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Cedar Rapids     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Saint Edward     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Cedar County
 
County Website: www.co.cedar.ne.us/
County Seat for Cedar:   Hartington
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cedar County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Magnet     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Randolph     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Greeley County
 
County Seat for Greeley:   Greeley
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greeley County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Spalding     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
 
 

Holt County
 
County Website: www.co.holt.ne.us/
County Seat for Holt:   O'Neill
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holt County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Deloit     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Knievels Corner     [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ewing     [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
Stafford (Unver)     [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Page     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Inman     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Star     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Chambers     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
O'Neill     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Opportunity (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Knox County
 
County Website: www.co.knox.ne.us/
County Seat for Knox:   Center
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Creighton     [Map]     N   23 miles [37 km]
Venus (Hist)     [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Winnetoon     [Map]     N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Bazile Mills     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Midland (Unver)     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Walnut     [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Verdigre     [Map]     N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Center     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Jelen (Unver)     [Map]     N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Wausa     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Sparta (Unver)     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bloomfield     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Dukeville     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Knoxville (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ponca (Unver)     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Madison County
 
County Website: www.co.madison.ne.us/
County Seat for Madison:   Madison
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Tilden     [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Meadow Grove     [Map]     SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Emerick     [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Battle Creek     [Map]     E   23 miles [37 km]
Fairview (Hist)     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Kalamazoo (Unver)     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Newman Grove     [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Norfolk     [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Warnerville (Unver)     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Enola (Unver)     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Madison     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
 

Pierce County
 
County Website: www.co.pierce.ne.us/
County Seat for Pierce:   Pierce
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pierce County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Plainview     [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Foster     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Breslau     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Pierce     [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Osmond     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Hadar     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Wee Town     [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
McLean     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
West Randolph (Hist)     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Platte County
 
County Website: www.plattecounty.net/
County Seat for Platte:   Columbus
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Platte County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Lindsay     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Saint Bernard     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Rosenburg     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Cornlea     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Wayne County
 
County Website: www.county.waynene.org/
County Seat for Wayne:   Wayne
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Hoskins     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Sholes     [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Wheeler County
 
County Seat for Wheeler:   Bartlett
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wheeler County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Koinzan Ranch (Unver)     [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Day Ranch (Unver)     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Mignery Ranch (Unver)     [Map]     SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Stokes Ranch (Unver)     [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Headquarters (Hist)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cumminsville (Unver)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bartlett     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wheeler (Hist)     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Neligh. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Neligh) 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 Neligh. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Neligh

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Neligh. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1300, Longitude: -98.0292     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Neligh have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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