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About Our Town

New Playground Equipment in Superior's Lincoln Park
Superior's Lincoln Park. is home to the baseballl fields, tennis court, fishing lagoon, camper pads with electricl hookups, horseshoe pits, disc golf course, shelter houses, scout cabin, trailer dumping station, sand volleyball cours and many majestic cottonwood trees

Superior has more than 40 acres of parks with camping areas, (electrical hookups, trailer dump station and concrete parking pads) swimming pool, Frisbee Golf, horseshoe pits, picnic shelters, ball diamonds, swimming pool and county museum.

Local Government

Superior has a population of 2,055 and a mayor/council form of government. The current mayor is Sonia Schmidt..  Superior operates a municipally-owned utility system. Statewide, Nebraska utilities are the 7th lowest in the nation.


Superior is home to a fabulous library located at 449 N. Kansas. Open hours are 1:30 - 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10:00 a.m. - noon and 1:30 - 5:30 p.m. on Saturday. Anyone over the age of 5, living inside the city limits may receive a library card free of charge. Non residents may apply for a card for an individual or family for $18.00 per year. A card in good standing enables the holder to check out up to 10 items at a time.

Superior Public Library

Items Available at the Library are: an extensive book collection, audio books, videos, magazines, reference books, newspapers, computers with internet access, and downloadable audio books.

Genealogy: You will find books on how to get started, books on how to find addresses, military records, and birth and death records from various states. Copies of obituaries from the Superior area and Nuckolls County cemetery records are available. Also available for use are a microfilm reader with copy capabilities, and three computers with internet access. The Superior newspapers on file include those from the late 1800s. The area census from the 1800s and early 1900s is also available.  The Nuckolls County Genealogical Society meets in the library every 4th Tuesday of the month, at 7:30 p.m.

Services provided: Inter-library loan, Chris (a medical service provided through the College of Medicine in Omaha), First Search and internet access, computer classes.

Children's Services: Storytime and summer reading programs

Outreach Programs: Traveling large print library provided to the Superior Good Samaritan Center, also a delivery service for shut-ins.

Meeting Room: The library's meeting room is open to the public to use by appointment. The room will hold up to 40 people, and may be reserved for times when the library is not normally open.

You can contact the library for more information at (402) 879-4200. E-mail address is

The Nuckolls County Museum

612 East 6th, 402-879-4144 We are proud to have an excellent, growing musuem located in Superior with five buildings constructed on site to house the collection, an original school house, log cabin (Superior's first post office) and soon a church. One entire building is devoted to a model airplane collection. Musuem is open Mondays and by appointment throughout the year, Sunday afternoons during the summer months. Admission is free.

Nuckolls County Museum


The churches of Superior welcome all to worship with them.

Lighthouse Church of the Nazarene
558 N. Commercial Avenue
Phone: (402) 879-4391
Services: 10:30 a.m. Sunday
St. Joseph's Catholic
1415 California
Phone: (402) 879-3735
Services: 6 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. Sunday 
Centennial Lutheran
855 N. Dakota
Phone: (402) 879-3137
Services: 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday
Church of Christ
564 E. 4th
Phone:(402) 879-4067
Services: 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday 
Grace Community Evangelical Free Church
4th and Bloom
Phone: (402) 879-4126
Services: 10 a.m. Sunday
New Hope Connection
505 Kansas
Phone: (402) 879-5884
Services: 11 a.m. with dinner following
United Methodist
448 N. Kansas
Phone: (402) 879-3341
Services: 10:45 a.m. Sunday

Olive Hill
10:30 a.m. Sunday

Located 7 miles southwest of Superior

First Presbyterian
549 Central
Phone: (402) 879-3733
Services: 10:30 a.m. Sunday
Salem Lutheran Church
Highway 14 North Superior
Phone: (402) 225-4207
Services: 10 a.m. Sunday
Living Faith Fellowship
315 N. Central Avenue
Phone: (402) 879-3814
Services: 10:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Sunday
Guide Rock American Baptist
Guide Rock, Nebraska
Services: 10 a.m. Sunday

Webber United Methodist Church
Webber, Kansas
Phone: (785) 361-2664
Services: 9:30 a.m. Sunday

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