The City of Osmond, Nebraska is located in northern Pierce County amid some of the highest producing irrigated farmland in the country.
Osmond offers several recreational areas for visitors to enjoy. There are two beautiful parks, Poolside Park and Memorial Park.
Poolside Park has a swimming pool, sand volleyball, horseshoe pits, two picnic shelters and playground equipment. Memorial Park is a quieter option to enjoy flowers and trees and has playground equipment for small children. Osmond has a ball park complex with one field for baseball and one for softball. North of the ball parks is a rodeo arena, which is home to summer activities such as roping, riding and team penning.
As you head into downtown Osmond, there are attractions that offer activities for the young and young at heart, including a six-lane bowling alley, a public library and a senior citizens center. Osmond has three schools, Osmond Community (Public) School (K-12), St. Mary's Catholic School (1-8) and Immanuel Lutheran School (preschool).
We are also home to three churches - -the Church of St. Mary of the Seven Dolors, Immanuel Lutheran Church and the United Methodist Church. Osmond is one of the few communities in Northern Nebraska with reliable rail transportation. Burlington Northern Santa Fe operates track from O'Neill, NE to Sioux City, Iowa. The railroad moves large amounts of grain and ethanol from the area.
Osmond offers two organizations that support and promote its businesses, Osmond Venture Resources and the Osmond Community Club. There are a number of amenities in the community, including a library, weekly newspaper, gas stations, bank, and grocery store.Osmond has a full-range of health care services. The Osmond General Hospital is a 37-bed facility with land and air ambulance service.
The hospital also has EMTs on-call 24 hours a day. The facility offers a complete swing-bed unit for the elderly. Dental services are available at Family First Dental of Osmond and Osmond Pharmacy provides complete prescription services, free mail-outs and delivery to Osmond and the surrounding area.
Osmond's Summerfest event in June offers a small-town celebration with fun activities for the whole family, including a parade, sand volleyball tournament and street dance.
Median Age: 43.1
Land: .80 square miles