Lancaster County, Nebraska
Lancaster County is a county in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 census, the population was 285,407, making it the second-most populous county in Nebraska. Its county seat is Lincoln, the state capital. The county was created in 1859.
Lancaster County Courthouse in Lincoln
Location within the U.S. state of Nebraska
Nebraska's location within the U.S.
|• Total||846 sq mi (2,190 km2)|
|• Land||838 sq mi (2,170 km2)|
|• Water||8.8 sq mi (23 km2) 1.0%%|
|• Density||341/sq mi (132/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
Lancaster County is part of the Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area.