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Welcome to Whitman ...

Whitman is located in Grant County.

Whitman is 3,600 feet [1,097 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Whitman is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Whitman lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Whitman and travel south, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Whitman: (308)

The ZIP code for Whitman: 69366<2>

Communities near Whitman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hyannis   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the West (W) of Whitman

Heil School   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Whitman

Located in Hooker County

Ashby   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of Whitman

Mullen   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East (E) of Whitman

Located in Hooker County

Bingham   [Map]

Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the West (W) of Whitman

Located in Sheridan County

Arthur   [Map]

Lies 33 miles [53.1 km] to the South (S) of Whitman

Located in Arthur County

Bucktail   [Map]

Lies 33 miles [53.1 km] to the South (S) of Whitman

Located in Arthur County

Seneca   [Map]

Lies 35 miles [56.3 km] to the East (E) of Whitman

Located in Thomas County

Ellsworth   [Map]

Lies 38 miles [61.2 km] to the West (W) of Whitman

Located in Sheridan County

Tryon   [Map]

Lies 44 miles [70.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Whitman

Located in McPherson County

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

Communities Also Named Whitman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Whitman - they are located in Indiana, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Whitman. 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 Whitman. 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 Whitman.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 community (such as Whitman). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Whitman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whitman) 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 Whitman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0415, Longitude: -101.5233     [Map].

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