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Time Zone: Burt County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Tekamah is the Seat for Burt County.

Burt County is one of the original counties of Nebraska and was founded in 1854.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Burt had a population of 6,922 people. This is a decrease of 11.15% since the last Census (which gave a population of 7,791 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Burt represented 0.46% of the total population of Nebraska, making it the state's 41st most populous county (out of 93 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20106,858-11.98%-0.92% since 2009
20096,922-11.15%-0.72% since 2008
20086,972-10.51%-0.47% since 2007
20007,791The Last Census

More information can be found on the Burt County Census Page for Burt County.


Below are some of the communities located in Burt County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Burt County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Tekamah   1,6931,89210.52% decrease  
Oakland   1,2111,36711.41% decrease  
Lyons   84396312.46% decrease  
Decatur   53961812.78% decrease  
Craig   21624110.37% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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