Franklin County, Nebraska

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Franklin County, Nebraska
Franklin County (Nebraska) Courthouse from E.JPG
Franklin County courthouse in Franklin
Location within Nebraska
Location within Nebraska
Map of the United States highlighting Nebraska
Nebraska's location within the U.S.
Founded1867
Named forBenjamin Franklin
SeatFranklin
Largest cityFranklin
Area
 • Total576 sq mi (1,492 km2)
 • Land576 sq mi (1,492 km2)
 • Water0.2 sq mi (1 km2), 0.03%
Population
 • (2010)3,225
 • Density5.6/sq mi (2.2/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.co.franklin.ne.us

Franklin County is a county in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 census, 3,225 people lived there. The county seat is Franklin. The county was founded in 1867 and named after Benjamin Franklin, American statesman.

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