Inland, Nebraska

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Inland, Nebraska
Census-designated place
Inland, NE.jpg
Inland is located in Nebraska
Location within the state of Nebraska
Coordinates: 40°35′49″N 98°13′21″W / 40.59694°N 98.22250°W / 40.59694; -98.22250Coordinates: 40°35′49″N 98°13′21″W / 40.59694°N 98.22250°W / 40.59694; -98.22250
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Clay
 • Total 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Land 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,854 ft (565 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 62
 • Density 366/sq mi (141.3/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes 68954
FIPS code 31-24055
GNIS feature ID 830298

Inland is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in northwestern Clay County, Nebraska, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 62.[1] Although Inland is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 68954.[2]


Inland lies along local roads just north of U.S. Route 6, 14 miles (23 km) northwest of the city of Clay Center, the county seat of Clay County.[3] Hastings is 10 miles (16 km) to the west. Inland's elevation is 1,854 feet (565 m) above sea level.[4]


Inland was founded in about 1878.[5] The name is descriptive.[6] A post office was established at Inland in 1879.[7]


  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Inland CDP, Nebraska". U.S. Census Bureau, American actfinder. Retrieved October 15, 2014. 
  2. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  3. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 63.
  4. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Inland, Nebraska, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-03-09. Accessed 2008-04-26.
  5. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 43.  A 1925 edition is available for download at University of Nebraska—Lincoln Digital Commons.
  6. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 86. 
  7. ^ "Clay County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 25 August 2014.