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

The community of Plattsmouth is the Seat for Cass County.

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

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Cass had a population of 25,485 people. This is an increase of 4.73% since the last Census (which gave a population of 24,334 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Cass represented 1.42% of the total population of Nebraska, making it the state's 13th 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
201025,241+3.73%-0.96% since 2009
200925,485+4.73%-0.62% since 2008
200825,643+5.38%+0.48% since 2007
200024,334The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Plattsmouth   6,8676,8870.29% decrease  
Eagle   1,1421,1053.35% increase  
Weeping Water   1,0741,1032.63% decrease  
Louisville   1,0291,0461.63% decrease  
Elmwood   6876682.84% increase  

Websites for Cass County

Official Website:   www.cassne.org/

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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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