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Rising City, Nebraska

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Welcome to Rising City ...

The village of Rising City is located in Butler County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Rising City has a population of 356 people<1> (see below for details).

Rising City is 1,580 feet [482 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Rising City: (402) and (531)<3>

The ZIP code for Rising City: 68658<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rising City had a population of 374 people. This makes Rising City the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Rising City represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 231st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 374 people, the population of Rising City decreased 3.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 386 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Rising City had an population of 356 people. This is a decrease of 4.81% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.77% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rising City.

Communities near Rising City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Rising City and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Bellwood   [Map]   418   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brainard   [Map]   317   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Columbus   [Map]   23,128   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
David City   [Map]   2,823   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Duncan   [Map]   363   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gresham   [Map]   217   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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 Rising City. 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 Rising City. 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 Rising City.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rising City ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rising City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<4>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 village (such as Rising City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rising City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Rising City) 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 Rising City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rising City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rising City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1983, Longitude: -97.2964     [Map].

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