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Loma, Nebraska
Unincorporated community
Loma.  At left is the Bar M Corral bar; at right is St. Luke's Czech Catholic Shrine.
Loma. At left is the Bar M Corral bar; at right is St. Luke's Czech Catholic Shrine.
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Butler
Population (2000)
 • Total 54
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Loma is an unincorporated community in Butler County, Nebraska, United States. As of the 2000 census, the community had a population of 54.

History

Loma was named by the railroad, and it is possibly derived from a Spanish name meaning "little hill".

Geography

Loma is located at 41°7′47″N 96°56′37″W / 41.12972°N 96.94361°W / 41.12972; -96.94361 (41.12981, -96.94379).

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 54 people, 18 households, and 13 families residing in the community. There are 20 housing units. The racial makeup of the community was 100.00% White.

In the media

Loma was featured in the 1995 comedy film To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar as the fictional village of Snydersville, Nebraska.


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