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Sparks, Nebraska
Unincorporated community
Post office and general store in Sparks
Post office and general store in Sparks
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Cherry
Elevation 2,602 ft (793 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 69220
GNIS feature ID 833641

Sparks is an unincorporated community in Cherry County, Nebraska, United States. Its elevation is 2,602 feet (793 m). Sparks has a post office with the ZIP code 69220.

Businesses in the village include an outfitting company that caters to visitors to the nearby Niobrara River, a convenience store that houses the post office, a restaurant, and the Sparks Museum of History.


Sparks was the last name of the four brothers who laid out the community. A post office was established at Sparks in 1888, and operated for a century until it was discontinued in 1988.

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