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Welcome to Neligh ...
The location of Neligh has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Neligh: NEE-lee<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Neligh has a population of 1,516 people<3> (see below for details).
Neligh is 1,760 feet [536 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Neligh lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Neligh: (402) & (531)<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Neligh had a population of 1,599 people (which is 23.92% of the total population of Antelope County). This makes Neligh the county's most populous community.
The population of Neligh represents 0.09% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 71st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,599 people, the population of Neligh decreased 3.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,651 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Neligh had an population of 1,516 people. This is a decrease of 5.19% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.18% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Neligh.
Communities near Neligh ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Neligh and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Neligh.
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 Neligh:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Neligh ...
Looking for more information about Neligh? 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 Neligh, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Neligh.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Antelope County: www.co.antelope.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019