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Utica, Nebraska
(Seward County)

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The location of Utica

Welcome to Utica ...

The village of Utica is located in Seward County.

The pronunciation of Utica: YOO-tih-kuh<1>

When the people of Utica refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Utican<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Utica has a population of 839 people<3> (see below for details).

Utica is 1,590 feet [485 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Utica: (402) and (531)<5>

The ZIP code for Utica: 68456<6>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Utica had a population of 861 people (or 5.14% of the total population of Seward County). This makes Utica the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Utica represents 0.05% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 134th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 861 people, the population of Utica increased 2.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 844 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Utica had an population of 839 people. This is a decrease of 2.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.59% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Utica.

Communities near Utica ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

York   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the West (W) of Utica

Located in York County

Seward   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Utica

Milford   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Utica

Stromsburg   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Utica

Located in Polk County

Friend   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Utica

Located in Saline County

Exeter   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Utica

Located in Fillmore County

McCool Junction   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Utica

Located in York County

Beaver Crossing   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Utica

Waco   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Utica

Located in York County

Staplehurst   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Utica

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

Communities Also Named Utica ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Nebraska communities named Utica: This one is located in Seward County and the other is located in York County.

Beyond Nebraska, there are 28 communities that are also named Utica - they are located in Alaska, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), New York, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

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 Utica. 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 Utica. 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 Utica. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Utica ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Nebraska

About Seward County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Seward County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Utica. 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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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Utica refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a village's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Utica may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Utica.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Utica - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<6>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 Utica). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Utica or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<7>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- Utica) 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 Utica. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Utica

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Utica. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8959, Longitude: -97.3448     [Map].

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