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Welcome to North Star ...

North Star is located in Nance County.

The location of North Star has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for North Star: N. Star

North Star is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near North Star ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Belgrade   [Map]   117   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cedar Rapids   [Map]   371   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Central City   [Map]   2,920   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Clarks   [Map]   354   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Cushing   [Map]   33   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fullerton   [Map]   1,262   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named North Star ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named North Star - they are located in Alberta, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Delaware, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for North Star.

See 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 North Star. 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 North Star. 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 North Star.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for North Star:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Star ...

Looking for more information about North Star? 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.

Looking for more information about North Star? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to North Star, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for North Star.

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About Nance County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Star. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Nance County: www.co.nance.ne.us/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- North Star) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Star. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3733, Longitude: -98.1348     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Star have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for North Star.

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