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The location of Owasco













Welcome to Owasco ...

Owasco is located in Kimball County.

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

Owasco is 4,620 feet [1,408 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Owasco is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Owasco lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Owasco is located in the (308) area code.

Communities near Owasco ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Brownson   [Map]   ---   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bushnell   [Map]   117   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dix   [Map]   241   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Harrisburg   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Kimball   [Map]   2,361   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lorenzo   [Map]   ---   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Owasco ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Owasco - they are located in Indiana, Missouri and New York.

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

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 Owasco. 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 Owasco. 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 Owasco.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Owasco ...

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

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About Kimball County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kimball County: www.co.kimball.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 Owasco - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Owasco) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Owasco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2394, Longitude: -103.5749     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Owasco 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 Owasco.

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