Welcome to Albion, Nebraska!!


The Boone County Health Center serves seven counties in north-central Nebraska: Boone, Antelope, Greeley, Madison, Nance, Platte, and Wheeler. There are 10,000 residents within the service area. (See the service area here.)

Our communities are close-knit, family-oriented, and offer plenty to see and do. Take a look:

Churches


All major denominations are represented in the area and have very active programs

Recreation


Recreation center with indoor pool, sauna, racquetball courts, exercise and weight rooms, and whirlpool

Many local sports leagues, including golf, bowling, softball, baseball, and basketball

Excellent hunting and fishing

Nine-hole irrigated golf course (Albion Country Club)

Boone County Fairgrounds, offering county fair, 4-H horse and livestock shows, rodeo, stock car races and dances every summer

Swimming pool and park

Sports complex, including baseball diamonds, tennis courts, and basketball courts

Two hours from NU football and basketball games, Lincoln Stars and Kearney Thunder hockey games

Stores, Shops & Services


The community is well-represented in the commercial field and most products and services are available locally

Three enclosed shopping malls within a 1-hour drive

Culture


Many social, service and sports clubs

An active Arts Council brings in nationally-known musicians, choirs, and artists

Dinner theater within a 1-hour drive

Education


All communities have at least one K-12 school system and several have K-8 or K-12 parochial systems as well

Youth recreation through school activities enjoys strong local support

Several pre-schools available

Off-campus courses available from Platte Community College Adult Education

Housing


Affordable housing is easy to come by in the area

New housing is being rapidly developed

Senior Citizen Facilities

Six communities have modern, state-approved nursing homes

Five communities have low-rent housing units

All communities in the area have Senior Centers which serve noon meals and provide social settings for seniors to gather

Finances


Area is served by several banks and lending institutions

Financial institutions are community-minded and supportive

Transportation


3,100-foot hard-surfaced lighted airport with hangars and gas facilities located in Albion

Community Links


Albion Website
Cedar Rapids Website
Genoa Website
Newman Grove Website
Petersburg Website