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Riverside, Nebraska
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So far, we have found very little information about Riverside. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Riverside to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Riverside, please Contact Us.

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Our information shows that the community of Riverside is historic. The information below applies to the area where Riverside would have been located.

Time Zone: The area where Riverside was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Codes for surrounding area: (402), (531)<2>

Elevation: 1,030 feet [313.94 m] above sea level<3>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<4>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Riverside. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8805, Longitude: -96.1489     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Riverside have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   41° 52' 49"
Lon:   -96° 8' 56"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<5>   Tekamah NW

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Riverside

GNIS ID:   1892955
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Riverside)

About Burt County

The community of Tekamah is the County Seat for Burt County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Burt)


2017:<6>     6,535   (4.71% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     6,858   (11.98% decrease since 2000)
2000:     7,791

Total Area:<7>   497.1 sq. miles [1,287.4 km²]   - of which 1.1% is water (5.48 sq. miles [14.2 km²])

Housing Units:<8>   3,467

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Burt

GNIS ID:   835832
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Riverside)

About Nebraska

From the US Census


2017:     1,920,076   (5.13% increase since 2010)  
2010:     1,826,341   (6.72% increase since 2000)
2000:     1,711,263

Websites for State of Nebraska

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Nebraska

GNIS ID:   1779792
FIPS State:   31

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Riverside, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Riverside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Riverside, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<5>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Riverside.

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<6>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2017.

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<7>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Riverside. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<8>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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