Douglas County, Nebraska

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Douglas County
Douglas County Courthouse in Omaha
Map of Nebraska highlighting Douglas County
Location within the U.S. state of Nebraska
Map of the United States highlighting Nebraska
Nebraska's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 41°18′N 96°09′W / 41.3°N 96.15°W / 41.3; -96.15
Country United States
State Nebraska
FoundedNovember 23, 1854
Named forStephen A. Douglas
SeatOmaha
Largest cityOmaha
Area
 • Total339 sq mi (880 km2)
 • Land328 sq mi (850 km2)
 • Water11 sq mi (30 km2)  3.2%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2017)
561,620
 • Density1,656/sq mi (639/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district2nd
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.