Howells NE was platted in 1886 when a major railroad extended to it. The city was named after a local resident by the name of James Smith Howell. However, until 1937 the Howells Post Office was spelled “Howell.” The city had 561 residents as of the 2010 census. The largest industry in the area is agriculture including cattle, hog, and crop production. Hydro Tek offers stainless steel agricultural industry cleaning solutions that are corrosion-resistant and do not rust. Get a lifetime coil warranty in Howells NE with our quality pressure washers. We provide both tailored stationary systems for everything from storage facilities to farm buildings along with mobile units perfect for machine pools, outdoor spaces, courtyards, and production. Use our products for all your pig industry needs.