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Paplin, Nebraska

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So far, we have found very little information about Paplin. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Paplin to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Paplin, please Contact Us.

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Our information shows that the community of Paplin is historic. The information below applies to the area where Paplin would have been located.

Time Zone: The area where Paplin was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code for surrounding area: (308)

Elevation: 2,040 feet [621.79 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Paplin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2803, Longitude: -98.7367     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Paplin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   41° 16' 49"
Lon:   -98° 44' 12"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Cotesfield

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Paplin

GNIS ID:   1874848
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Paplin)

About Howard County

The community of Saint Paul is the County Seat for Howard County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Howard)


2017:<5>     6,437   (2.6% increase since 2010)  
2010:     6,274   (4.46% decrease since 2000)
2000:     6,567

Total Area:<6>   575 sq. miles [1,490.8 km²]   - of which 1.09% is water (6.25 sq. miles [16.2 km²])

Housing Units:<7>   2,951

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Howard

GNIS ID:   835868
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Paplin)

About Nebraska

From the US Census


2017:     1,920,076   (5.13% increase since 2010)  
2010:     1,826,341   (6.72% increase since 2000)
2000:     1,711,263

Websites for State of Nebraska

Official Website:

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Nebraska

GNIS ID:   1779792
FIPS State:   31

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Paplin)

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Paplin, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Paplin, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Paplin.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2017.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Paplin. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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