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Tamora, Nebraska

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The location of Tamora

Welcome to Tamora ...

The village of Tamora is located in Seward County.

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

The pronunciation of Tamora: tuh-MOR-uh<2>

The origin (or the toponymy) of Tamora: The story goes that in 1879; four men each donated 10 acres for a townsite. They argued over what to name the new town and as the argument became more heated; they decided to continue the argument 'tomorrow'.

Tamora is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Tamora: (402) and (531)<4>

Communities near Tamora ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Tamora and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2018<6>
Beaver Crossing   [Map]   415   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dorchester   [Map]   576   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Friend   [Map]   978   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Malcolm   [Map]   406   E   18 miles [29 km]
Milford   [Map]   2,095   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Seward   [Map]   7,220   E   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

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 Tamora. 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 Tamora. 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 Tamora. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tamora ...

Looking for more information about Tamora? 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 Tamora? 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 Tamora, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Tamora.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Tamora. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

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<4>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<5>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 from Point A (ie- Tamora) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tamora. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tamora

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tamora. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8939, Longitude: -97.2250     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tamora have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tamora.

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