Douglas County, Nebraska

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Douglas County, Nebraska
Douglas County Nebraska Courthouse.jpg
Location within Nebraska
Location within Nebraska
Map of the United States highlighting Nebraska
Nebraska's location within the U.S.
FoundedNovember 23, 1854
Named forStephen A. Douglas
SeatOmaha
Largest cityOmaha
Area
 • Total339 sq mi (878 km2)
 • Land328 sq mi (850 km2)
 • Water11 sq mi (28 km2), 3.2%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)561,620
 • Density1,656/sq mi (639/km2)
Congressional district2nd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.douglascounty-ne.gov

Douglas County is a county in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 census, 517,110 people lived there. The county seat and largest city is Omaha.