Nebraska Highway 53
|Maintained by NDOR|
|Length:||12.04 mi (19.38 km)|
|Existed:||1977 – present|
|South end:||US-136 east of Gilead|
|North end:||N-4 west of Daykin|
Nebraska Highway 53 is a highway in southern Nebraska. It is a north–south highway which runs for 12 miles (19 km). It has a southern terminus at U.S. 136 east of Gilead, and a northern terminus west of Daykin at Nebraska Highway 4.
Nebraska Highway 53 begins one mile (1.6 km) east of Gilead at U.S. 136. It proceeds north through farmland and crosses the Little Blue River before entering Alexandria. From Alexandria, it continues north until NE 4, where it ends.
The entire route is in Thayer County.
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
- The Nebraska Highways Page: Highways 31 to 60
- Nebraska Highway Reference Log Book
- Google Inc. "overview of Nebraska Highway 53". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=nebraska+53+and+us+highway+136+gilead&daddr=nebraska+53+and+nebraska+4&geocode=FaGYZAIdCPkx-imJ4f7Khb6XhzGCRrLAgJ7oZQ%3BFflAZwId9Pkx-ilHZmdAfKGXhzFtYRkvnOczLA&hl=en&mra=ls&sll=40.323547,-97.385945&sspn=0.01492,0.042272&ie=UTF8&t=h&z=11. Retrieved 2010-11-01.