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The location of Prosser









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Prosser.

This page contains six sections:

Around Prosser ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Grand Island. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the northeast of Prosser. Grand Island has a population of 51,400 people.<1>

The next largest community is Kearney. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the west of Prosser and has a population of 33,800 people.

For comparison, Prosser has a population of 72 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Prosser and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Aurora   [Map]   4,488   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Central City   [Map]   2,920   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Gibbon   [Map]   1,890   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hastings   [Map]   24,989   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Henderson   [Map]   989   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Holdrege   [Map]   5,439   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Kenesaw   [Map]   970   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Loup City   [Map]   1,009   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Minden   [Map]   2,973   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
North Loup City   [Map]   ---   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Ravenna   [Map]   1,373   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   2,342   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Shelton   [Map]   1,061   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sutton   [Map]   1,429   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wood River   [Map]   1,350   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Alda   [Map]   660   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Assumption   [Map]   ---   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ayr   [Map]   112   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Blaine   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cameron   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Doniphan   [Map]   844   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Good Samaritan Village   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hansen   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hayland   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles
Heartwell   [Map]   69   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Holstein   [Map]   240   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Juniata   [Map]   826   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Norman   [Map]   42   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Roseland   [Map]   265   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Trumbull   [Map]   197   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

For more communities neighboring Prosser, please visit our County-by-County Page for Prosser.

Adams County ...

Prosser is located in Adams County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Adams County: Buffalo, Clay, Franklin, Hall, Hamilton, Kearney, Nuckolls & Webster.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Prosser ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Prosser.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Prosser. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Prosser. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Nebraska

    Nebraska Tourism
    Parks for Nebraska

    Fishing in Nebraska
    Hunting in Nebraska


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Nebraska

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Nebraska

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Nebraska

Airports Near Prosser ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Prosser.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Hastings Muni. (HSI/KHSI)   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pioneer Village Fld. (FAA ID: 0V3)   [Map]   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kearney Rgnl. (EAR/KEAR)   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Central Nebraska Rgnl.  (GRI/KGRI)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Harvard State Airport (ICAO: K08K)   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Aurora Muni. (ICAO: KAUH)   [Map]   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Central City Muni. (FAA ID: 07K)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Red Cloud Muni. (FAA ID: 7V7)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Prosser.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Prosser. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Eppley Airfield  (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]   ENE   146 miles [235 km]
Wichita Mid-Continent Airport  (ICT/KICT)   [Map]   SSE   218 miles [350.8 km]
Kansas City Intl.  (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]   ESE   225 miles [362.1 km]
Des Moines Intl.  (DSM/KDSM)   [Map]   ENE   262 miles [421.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Kearney Rgnl. (EAR/KEAR)   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Central Nebraska Rgnl.  (GRI/KGRI)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Hastings Muni. (HSI/KHSI)   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pioneer Village Fld. (FAA ID: 0V3)   [Map]   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Harvard State Airport (ICAO: K08K)   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Aurora Muni. (ICAO: KAUH)   [Map]   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Central City Muni. (FAA ID: 07K)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Red Cloud Muni. (FAA ID: 7V7)   [Map]   S   41 miles [66 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Eppley Airfield   (OMA/KOMA)   [Map]
  Website for Eppley Airfield
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wichita Mid-Continent Airport   (ICT/KICT)   [Map]
  Website for Wichita Mid-Continent Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harvard State Airport   (ICAO: K08K)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Aurora Muni.   (ICAO: KAUH)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brewster Fld.   (ICAO: KHDE)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
York Muni.   (ICAO: KJYR)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kansas City Intl.   (MCI/KMCI)   [Map]
  Website for Kansas City International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Des Moines Intl.   (DSM/KDSM)   [Map]
  Website for Des Moines International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kearney Rgnl.   (EAR/KEAR)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Central Nebraska Rgnl.   (GRI/KGRI)   [Map]
  Website for Central Nebraska Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lincoln Airport   (LNK/KLNK)   [Map]
  Website for Lincoln Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McCook Rgnl.   (MCK/KMCK)   [Map]
  Website for McCook Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
North Platte Rgnl.   (LBF/KLBF)   [Map]
  Website for North Platte Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hastings Muni.   (HSI/KHSI)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Nebraska

About Adams County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Adams County: www.adamscounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Prosser.

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<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Prosser) 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 Prosser. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Prosser

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Prosser. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6873, Longitude: -98.5780     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Prosser have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Prosser), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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