Lincoln County, Nebraska

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Lincoln County, Nebraska
Lincoln Co Courthouse NE.JPG
Lincoln County Courthouse in North Platte
Location within Nebraska
Location within Nebraska
Map of the United States highlighting Nebraska
Nebraska's location within the U.S.
Founded1866
Named forAbraham Lincoln[1]
SeatNorth Platte
Largest cityNorth Platte
Area
 • Total2,575 sq mi (6,669 km2)
 • Land2,564 sq mi (6,641 km2)
 • Water11 sq mi (28 km2), 0.4%
Population
 • (2010)36,288
 • Density14/sq mi (5/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.co.lincoln.ne.us

Lincoln County is a county in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 census, 36,288 people lived there.[2] The county seat is North Platte.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 187.
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 13, 2011. Retrieved September 21, 2013.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.