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Franklin County, Nebraska


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Statistics & Facts

The Nebraska state capital is Lincoln.
The population of Riverton is approximately 162 (1990), 89 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 89 (1990), 46 (2010).
The amount of land area in Riverton is 1.018 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Riverton to Washington DC is 1196 miles.
The distance to the Nebraska state capital is 120 miles. (as the crow flies)
Riverton is positioned 40.08 degrees north of the equator and 98.75 degrees west of the prime meridian.


Franklin County Museum
N Highway 10
Franklin, NE 68939
Phone: 308-425-3030
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Riverton City Government

Riverton City Office
PO Box 127
Riverton, NE 68972-0127
Phone: 402-746-2256

Riverton Fire Dept
Highway 136
Riverton, NE 68972
Phone: 402-746-2442


Franklin County Clerk
405 15th Ave
Franklin, NE 68939-1309
Phone: 308-425-6202

Riverton Historical Events

2001, September
My grandmother was the first girl born in Riverton and as a result her mother named her Nellie Riverton Gustus. No offense intended, but Riverton for a girl's name? Grandma always told everyone her middle name was Ruth (for the R, of course).
Submitted by J. Morris

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