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Welcome to Primrose ...

The village of Primrose is located in Boone County<1>.

The location of Primrose has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Primrose has a population of 57 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Primrose.

Primrose is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Primrose: (402) & (531)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Primrose had an population of 57 people. This is a decrease of 6.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Primrose had a population of 61 people. This makes Primrose the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 61 people, the population of Primrose decreased 11.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 69 people).

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

Communities Also Named Primrose ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Primrose - they are located in Alaska, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Montana, New Brunswick (2), New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, Texas (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Primrose ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Primrose.

  • Albion [Boone County]
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    • Albion [Boone County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Primrose
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,558 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albion<7>
  • Saint Edward [Boone County]
  • Spalding [Greeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spalding
    • Spalding [Greeley County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Primrose
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 432 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spalding have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spalding
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spalding<7>
  • Greeley Center [Greeley County]
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    • Greeley Center [Greeley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Primrose
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 421 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greeley Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greeley Center
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cedar Rapids [Boone County]
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      • Cedar Rapids [Boone County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Primrose
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 351 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Rapids have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Rapids
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Rapids<7>
    • Petersburg [Boone County]
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      • Petersburg [Boone County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Primrose
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 306 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<7>
    • Wolbach [Greeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolbach
      • Wolbach [Greeley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Primrose
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 248 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolbach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolbach<7>
    • Belgrade [Nance County]
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      • Belgrade [Nance County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Primrose
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 114 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belgrade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belgrade<7>
    • Akron [Boone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Akron
      • Akron [Boone County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Primrose
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Akron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
    • Loretto [Boone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
      • Loretto [Boone County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Primrose
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Primrose. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Primrose.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Primrose. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Primrose.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Primrose. See our Newspapers Page for Primrose.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Primrose ...

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

Adding Primrose to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Primrose in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Primrose was

We also found Primrose

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Primrose on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Nebraska

About Boone County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Boone County: www.co.boone.ne.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nebraska's counties, including Boone, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Primrose.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Primrose - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Primrose) 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 Primrose. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PrimroseOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Primrose. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6238, Longitude: -98.2374       In this case, the coordinates for Primrose have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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