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Nearest Communities to O'Fallons, By-County ...

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

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

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 west contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from O'Fallons and not the distance if you drove.<1>

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



O'Fallons is located in Lincoln County.

The following 8 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lincoln County: Custer, Dawson, Frontier, Hayes, Keith, Logan, McPherson & Perkins.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 45 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of O'Fallons. Of these communities, 26 are located in counties other than Lincoln 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 O'Fallons (which is Lincoln 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 O'Fallons. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Arthur CountyLogan County 
Chase CountyMcPherson County 
Hayes CountyPerkins County 
Keith County  


Lincoln County     (The county where O'Fallons resides)
 
County Website: www.co.lincoln.ne.us/
County Seat for Lincoln:   North Platte
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Coker (Unver)     [Map]     NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Sutherland     [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Hershey     [Map]     E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Birdwood     [Map]     E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Village Square (Unver)     [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Key Estates (Unver)     [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mobile Manor (Unver)     [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
North Platte     [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sioux View Park (Unver)     [Map]     E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Beck (Unver)     [Map]     E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wallace     [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dickens     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Bignell     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Somerset     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Keith (Unver)     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Myrtle (Hist)     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Maxwell     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Wellfleet     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Brady     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Arthur County
 
County Seat for Arthur:   Arthur
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Arthur County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Bucktail     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Calora (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Lyons Place (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
McKeag (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Rounds Place (Unver)     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Chase County
 
County Website: www.co.chase.ne.us/
County Seat for Chase:   Imperial
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chase County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Blanche (Hist)     [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Catherine (Hist)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Hayes County
 
County Website: www.geocities.com/hayes_county/
County Seat for Hayes:   Hayes Center
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hayes County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Marengo (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Keith County
 
County Website: www.co.keith.ne.us/
County Seat for Keith:   Ogallala
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Keith County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Sarben     [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Paxton     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nevens (Unver)     [Map]     W   18 miles [29 km]
Broganville (Unver)     [Map]     W   23 miles [37 km]
Keystone     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Roscoe     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Martin (Unver)     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ogallala     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lemoyne     [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Logan County
 
County Seat for Logan:   Stapleton
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Stapleton     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Gandy     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

McPherson County
 
County Seat for McPherson:   Tryon
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McPherson County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Tryon     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Ringgold     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Flats (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
 
 

Perkins County
 
County Website: www.co.perkins.ne.us/
County Seat for Perkins:   Grant
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perkins County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Grainton     [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Elsie     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Madrid     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Grant     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in O'Fallons. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- O'Fallons) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in O'Fallons. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1603, Longitude: -101.0771     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for O'Fallons 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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