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Purdum, Nebraska

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Welcome to Purdum ...

Purdum is located in Blaine County.

Purdum is 2,700 feet [823 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Purdum is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Purdum (for example, toward Mullen), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

The area code for Purdum: (308)

The ZIP code for Purdum: 69157<2>

Communities near Purdum ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Anselmo   [Map]   140   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Audacious - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Brewster   [Map]   17   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Brownlee   [Map]   ---   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dunning   [Map]   104   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Elsmere   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Purdum ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Purdum - it's located in Maryland.

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

See 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 Purdum. 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 Purdum. 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 Purdum.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Purdum ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Purdum - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Purdum). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Purdum or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>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- Purdum) 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 Purdum. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Purdum

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Purdum. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0649, Longitude: -100.2584     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Purdum.

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