Nebraska Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by NE County

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Nebraska
Physical Features
Areas 9
Bars 1
Basins 175
Bays 23
Beaches 5
Bends 47
Capes 11
Cliffs 14
Falls 8
Flats 43
Forests 5
Gaps 10
Guts 2
Islands 70
Lakes 1,116
Pillars 13
Plains 2
Ranges 1
Rapids 5
Ridges 6
Springs 22
Streams 1,557
Summits 170
Swamps 60
Valleys 286
Woods 1
Nebraska
Cultural Features
Airports 333
Bridges 56
Buildings 2,284
Canals 221
Cemeteries 1,430
Channels 12
Churches 2,970
Civil 2,267
Crossings 99
Dams 1,774
Hospitals 959
Levees 1
Locales 2,924
Mines 6
Oilfields 7
Parks 1,264
Post Offices 575
Reserves 3
Reservoirs 1,477
Schools 3,078
Towers 181
Trails 101
Tunnels 2
Wells 6
Nebraska Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 3
Buildings 4
Cemeteries 1
Churches 8
Civil 82
Hospitals 1
Locales 318
Military (Historical) 24
Parks 3
Populated Places 74
Post Offices 482
Schools 814
Springs 1

Nebraska's National
Historic Landmarks
20
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.