WELCOME TO STANTON!
Stanton County is located in northeast Nebraska, and is comprised
of 431 square miles. The city of Stanton is the county seat
of Stanton county, and Pilger, eight miles east of Stanton
are the only communities in the county. Stanton is 12 miles
southeast of Norfolk; 83 miles southwest of Sioux City, Iowa;
113 miles northwest of Omaha; and 129 miles north of Lincoln,
Nebraska's state capitol.
City of Stanton (link to city) , Nebraska is a rural bedroom
community located 12 miles southeast of Norfolk along Nebraska
Highway 24. Stanton has a community base of 1,627 residents.
offers several attractions for visitors to enjoy. Within
Stanton's city limits, there are four city parks (link
of parks) to enjoy including swimming pool.(link to pool)
The Historical Society(link to historical society website
all operations are carried out by volunteers, who are dedicated
to preserving the history and heritage of Stanton County,
Nebraska. Just a block from main street Stanton is where
Public Library (link to library website) is located. Our
library not only includes a wide selection of books but also
computer library for the public to use.
Lake (link to website) is a state recreation area located
two miles north of Stanton, NE. Visitors
recreation area can enjoy the arboretum, picnic shelters,
biking areas, swimming beach and year round fishing.
Elkhorn Acres Golf course (link to website) is a City owned
course that is located 1 mile south east of Stanton
course road. This beautiful 9 hole course which was constructed
in 1973-77 is settled up against the Elkhorn River. The
view is spectacular and the play is always enjoyable.
Stanton has a number of amenities including a weekly
newspaper, gas stations, two banks with ATMs, grocery
store, lumber store, two restaurants, gift shops along
with two schools including a High School with 2 gyms,
school and elementary .
Stanton is truly a community with a Heart. Come see for yourself