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Schuyler
Colfax County, Nebraska

ZipCodes
68661

Motto
The Pride of Rural Nebraska



Page Contents for Schuyler, Nebraska

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Nebraska state capital is Lincoln.
The population of Schuyler is approximately 5,371 2000, 6211 2010.
The approximate number of families is 1,729 1990, 1828 2010.
The amount of land area in Schuyler is 5.292 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.09 sq kilometers.
The distance from Schuyler to Washington DC is 1114 miles.
The distance to the Nebraska state capital is 47 miles. (as the crow flies)
Schuyler is positioned 41.44 degrees north of the equator and 97.05 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

west of Fremont on Highway 30 about 70 miles from Omaha and 72 miles from Lincoln.
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Weather


seasonal. Here is a weather page for Schuyler.
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History & History Related Items

Schuyler was named for Schuyler Colfax, Vice President of the US with President Ulysses S. Grant. It was first known as Shell Creek Station and was a railhead and cattle loading post. The name is pronounced Sky-ler. It was named the county seat of Colfax County on 15 Mary 1869. It was incorporated in June of 1870.
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Attractions

Things to see and do in the area.

St. Benedict Center
P.O. Box 528
Schuyler, Nebraska 68661-0528
Phone: 402 352 - 8819
Fax: 402 352 - 8884
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Benedictine Mission House
P.O. Box 528
Schuyler, Nebraska 68661-0528
Phone: 402 352 - 2177
Fax: 402 352 - 2176
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Schuyler City Government

The City of Schuyler
1103 "B" Street
Schuyler, Nebraska 68661
Phone: 402 352-3101 Schuyler has a Mayor/City Council form of government. Both are elected from specific wards of the city for four year terms.



COUNTY GOVERNMENT


Official Colfax County page.

Schuyler Chamber

Schuyler Area Chamber of Commerce
1107 "B" Street
Schuyler, Nebraska 68661
Phone: 402 352-5472

Schuyler Organizations

Schuyler Area Chamber of Commerce
1107 "B" Street
Schuyler, Nebraska 68661
Phone: 402 352-5472

Schuyler Schools

Here is an education page with information on local area schools. Schuyler

Miscellany

The population of Schuyler was:
1990 - 4,052
2000 - 5,371

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