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Census Data for Peters ...

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

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


As far as we can tell, Peters has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Peters, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2017<2>
Population
DirDistance<3>
 Chadron5,648   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Rushville873   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
 Hemingford781   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Hay Springs545   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

Sheridan County ...

Peters is located in Sheridan County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Sheridan County.

Population Rings for Peters ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Peters and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Peters. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Peters, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]2545-4.39%
20 mi   [32 km]31,418-2.88%
25 mi   [40 km]52,239-2.82%
30 mi   [48 km]817,596-3.63%

Miscellaneous Information for Peters ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Sheridan County or the community of Peters:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Peters:

GNIS ID for Peters: 1832136

GNIS ID for Sheridan County: 835902

GNIS ID for Nebraska: 1779792

Misc. Census Codes ...

Peters would have been located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #4 (the West North-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Peters.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/


The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


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 Peters, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>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- Peters) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peters. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5055, Longitude: -102.6358     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Peters have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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