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Time Zone: Chase County lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Imperial is the Seat for Chase County.

Chase County was founded in 1873.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Chase had a population of 3,625 people. This is a decrease of 10.89% since the last Census (which gave a population of 4,068 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Chase represented 0.24% of the total population of Nebraska, making it the state's 62nd 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
20103,966-2.51%+9.41% since 2009
20093,625-10.89%+0.25% since 2008
20083,616-11.11%-1.93% since 2007
20004,068The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Imperial   1,7601,98211.2% decrease  
Wauneta   54462512.96% decrease  
Lamar   171910.53% decrease  

Websites for Chase County

Official Website:   www.co.chase.ne.us/

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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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