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Valley, Nebraska

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The location of Valley

Welcome to Valley ...

The city of Valley is located in Douglas County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Valley has a population of 2,845 people<2> (see below for details).

Valley is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Valley: (402) & (531)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Valley had a population of 1,875 people. This makes Valley the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Valley represents 0.1% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 60th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,875 people, the population of Valley increased 4.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,788 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Valley had an population of 2,845 people. This is an increase of 51.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 59.12% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Valley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Omaha   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the East (E) of Valley

Fremont   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Valley

Located in Dodge County

Papillion   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valley

Located in Sarpy County

La Vista   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valley

Located in Sarpy County

Blair   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Valley

Located in Washington County

Ralston   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valley

Elkhorn   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valley

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valley

Located in Sarpy County

Wahoo   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Valley

Located in Saunders County

Ashland   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Valley

Located in Saunders County

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

Communities Also Named Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Valley - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Montana, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Jersey (3), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Texas, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Websites for Valley ...

Official Website:

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 Valley. 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 Valley. 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 Valley.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Valley:

The official website for Douglas 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Valley.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Valley - 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 'straight-line' (or 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- Valley) 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 Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3205, Longitude: -96.3506     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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