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Palisade, Nebraska

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The location of Palisade

Welcome to Palisade ...

The village of Palisade is primarily located in Hayes County. A portion of Palisade extends into Hitchcock County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Palisade has a population of 340 people<2> (see below for details).

Palisade is 2,760 feet [841 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Palisade is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Palisade, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Palisade is located in the (308) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Palisade had a population of 351 people (which is 36.3% of the total population of Hayes County). This makes Palisade the county's most populous community.

The population of Palisade represents 0.02% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 242nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 351 people, the population of Palisade decreased 9.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 386 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Palisade had an population of 340 people. This is a decrease of 3.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.92% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Palisade ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Palisade and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Beverly   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Culbertson   [Map]   577   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Enders   [Map]   ---   W   23 miles [37 km]
Hamlet   [Map]   53   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hayes Center   [Map]   196   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Max   [Map]   ---   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Palisade ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Palisade - they are located in Colorado, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey and South Dakota.

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

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 Palisade. 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 Palisade. 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 Palisade.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palisade ...

Looking for more information about Palisade? 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 Palisade, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Palisade.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Hayes County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hayes County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

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 Palisade.

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

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Palisade) 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 Palisade. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Palisade

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palisade. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3484, Longitude: -101.1075     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Palisade have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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