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Roach, Nebraska
(Scotts Bluff County)

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The location of Roach

Welcome to Roach ...

Roach is located in Scotts Bluff County.

The location of Roach has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Roach is 4,110 feet [1,253 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Roach is about ¾ mile [or 1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: While Roach is in the Central Time Zone, the area just to the south is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Roach is located in the (308) area code.

Communities near Roach ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Gering   [Map]   8,319   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Henry   [Map]   102   W   5 miles [8 km]
Lyman   [Map]   331   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mitchell   [Map]   1,660   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Morrill   [Map]   908   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Scottsbluff   [Map]   14,874   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Roach ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Nebraska communities named Roach: This one is located in Scotts Bluff County and the other is located in Furnas County.

Beyond Nebraska, there are 10 communities that are also named Roach - they are located in Florida (2), Missouri, Nevada, New Brunswick, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

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

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 Roach. 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 Roach. 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 Roach.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roach ...

Looking for more information about Roach? 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.

Looking for more information about Roach? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Roach, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Roach.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Scotts Bluff County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Scotts Bluff County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Roach) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0222, Longitude: -103.9341     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Roach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Roach.

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