Mascot, Nebraska

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Mascot, Nebraska
Skyline of Mascot, Nebraska
Mascot is located in Nebraska
Mascot
Mascot
Coordinates: 40°15′52″N 99°32′46″W / 40.26444°N 99.54611°W / 40.26444; -99.54611Coordinates: 40°15′52″N 99°32′46″W / 40.26444°N 99.54611°W / 40.26444; -99.54611
CountryUnited States
StateNebraska
CountyHarlan
Elevation
2,136 ft (651 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
68967
Area code(s)308
GNIS feature ID831079[1]

Mascot is an unincorporated community in Harlan County, Nebraska, in the United States.[2]

History[edit]

Mascot was first called Rouse until it was renamed by the railroad.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mascot, Nebraska
  3. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 72. ISBN 0-8032-5060-6. A 1925 edition is available for download at University of Nebraska—Lincoln Digital Commons.