Official Nebraska Government Website
Where can I find information about Free Land in Nebraska?

Websites Selected by Librarians
Compiled with information provided by the Department of Economic Development
  • Central City Several lots still available in August 2018. Those building homes must build a home with a minimum of $100,000 taxable value. Contact City Hall, 308-946-3806
  • Curtis (Program 1) Consolidated Telephone - 800-742-7464,, (build single family house) (Program 2) Doug Schultz , City Manager, 308-367-4122,, (build house overlooking Arrowhead Meadows Golf Course)(as of August 2018)
  • Elwood Residential lots for new home construction, stick built, attached double car garage, subject to covenants. Contact Elwood Redevelopment Authority, 308-785-2480. (as of August 2018)
  • Juniata Residential lots for new home construction, as of August 2018. Contact Juniata Community Redevelopment Authority, 402-751-2340,
  • Loup City Residential lots in a new subdivision as of April 2017. Contact Sherman County Economic Development Office at 308.745.5040 or
The original homestead act, passed in 1904, no longer offers free land in Nebraska. The last "Kincaid Act" homestead was in the 1940's.