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Obert, Nebraska

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The location of Obert

Welcome to Obert ...

The village of Obert is located in Cedar County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Obert has a population of 22 people<2> (see below for details).

Obert is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Obert: (402) & (531)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Obert had a population of 23 people. This makes Obert the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 23 people, the population of Obert decreased 53.06% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 49 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Obert had an population of 22 people. This is a decrease of 4.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 55.1% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Obert.

Communities near Obert ...

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 Obert and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Coleridge   [Map]   453   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hartington   [Map]   1,490   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Laurel   [Map]   927   S   18 miles [29 km]
Newcastle   [Map]   341   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ponca   [Map]   933   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Elk Point (SD)   [Map]   1,828   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

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 Obert. 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 Obert. 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 Obert.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Obert ...

Looking for more information about Obert? 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 Obert? 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 Obert, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Obert.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Obert - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Obert) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Obert. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Obert

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Obert. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6895, Longitude: -97.0272     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Obert have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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