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Welcome to Whitney ...
The village of Whitney is located in Dawes County.
The location of Whitney has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Whitney has a population of 74 people<2> (see below for details).
Whitney is 3,410 feet [1,039 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Whitney is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Whitney lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Whitney is within the boundaries of the (308) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitney had a population of 77 people. This makes Whitney the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 77 people, the population of Whitney decreased 11.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 87 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Whitney had an population of 74 people. This is a decrease of 3.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.94% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Whitney.
Communities near Whitney ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Whitney and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Whitney.
Communities Also Named Whitney ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Whitney - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Whitney.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Whitney:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitney ...
Looking for more information about Whitney? 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 Whitney, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Whitney.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Dawes County: www.co.dawes.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jul 2019