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

The community of West Point is the Seat for Cuming County.

Cuming County was founded in 1855 and was created by taking area from BurtCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Cuming had a population of 9,132 people. This is a decrease of 10.5% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,203 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Cuming represented 0.6% of the total population of Nebraska, making it the state's 27th 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
20099,132-10.5%-0.78% since 2008
20089,204-9.79%-0.73% since 2007
200010,203The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
West Point   3,2903,66010.11% decrease  
Wisner   1,1331,27010.79% decrease  
Beemer   67877312.29% decrease  
Bancroft   46252011.15% decrease  

Websites for Cuming County

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

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<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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