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Statistics & Facts

The Nebraska state capital is Lincoln.
The population of Gurley is approximately 198 (1990), 214 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 95 (1990), 96 (2010).
The amount of land area in Gurley is 0.482 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Gurley to Washington DC is 1434 miles.
The distance to the Nebraska state capital is 335 miles. (as the crow flies)
Gurley is positioned 41.32 degrees north of the equator and 102.97 degrees west of the prime meridian.


on U.S. Highway 385 approximately 12 miles north of Interstate 80 Sidney's east Interchange.
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History & History Related Items

Gurley was first settled in 1884. The Burlington-Northern Railroad started building in the area and completed their project about 1900. Gurley was founded in 1913. It was named for Fred R. Gurley, who was the superintendent for the Railroad at the time.
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The settling of Gurley


The founding of Gurley


Gurley City Government

The form of government in Gurley is a Village Chairman with a one year elected term and a Village Councilman with a four year elected term.

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