Nebraska, North Carolina

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Nebraska, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Nebraska, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Nebraska, North Carolina
Nebraska, North Carolina
Nebraska, North Carolina is located in the US
Nebraska, North Carolina
Nebraska, North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°27′28″N 76°03′48″W / 35.45778°N 76.06333°W / 35.45778; -76.06333Coordinates: 35°27′28″N 76°03′48″W / 35.45778°N 76.06333°W / 35.45778; -76.06333
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Hyde
Elevation 3 ft (0.9 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 252
GNIS feature ID 1021607[1]

Nebraska is an unincorporated community in Hyde County, North Carolina, United States. Nebraska is located in southeast Hyde County near the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. The community was established in 1855; while the origin of its name is not certain, it may have been named for the Kansas-Nebraska Act.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ Vaughan, Carson (August 6, 2012). "A North Carolina ghost town named Nebraska". Omaha World-Herald. Archived from the original on August 15, 2012. Retrieved August 15, 2012.