About This Place
Wood River is a city in Hall County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 1,204 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Grand Island, Nebraska Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Wood River is located at 40°49′18″N 98°36′3″W / 40.82167°N 98.60083°W / 40.82167; -98.60083 (40.821792, -98.600963).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.9 km²), all of it land.