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Phillips, Nebraska

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The location of Phillips

Welcome to Phillips ...

The village of Phillips is located in Hamilton County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Phillips has a population of 296 people<2> (see below for details).

Phillips is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Phillips: (402) and (531)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Phillips had a population of 287 people. This makes Phillips the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Phillips represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 282nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 287 people, the population of Phillips decreased 14.58% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 336 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Phillips had an population of 296 people. This is an increase of 3.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.9% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Phillips ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Grand Island   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the West (W) of Phillips

Located in Hall County

Aurora   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Phillips

Central City   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Phillips

Located in Merrick County

Doniphan   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Phillips

Located in Hall County

Alda   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Phillips

Located in Hall County

Hampton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Phillips

Giltner   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Phillips

Chapman   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Phillips

Located in Merrick County

Marquette   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Phillips

Trumbull   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Phillips

Located in Adams County

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

Communities Also Named Phillips ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Phillips - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Maine, Michigan (2), Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

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 Phillips. 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 Phillips. 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 Phillips.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Phillips ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Nebraska

About Hamilton County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hamilton 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 Phillips.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Phillips - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Phillips) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Phillips. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8983, Longitude: -98.2143     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Phillips have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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