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

The community of Franklin is the Seat for Franklin County.

Franklin County was founded in 1867 and was created by taking area from KearneyCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Franklin had a population of 3,089 people. This is a decrease of 13.57% since the last Census (which gave a population of 3,574 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Franklin represented 0.21% of the total population of Nebraska, making it the state's 66th 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
20103,225-9.76%+4.4% since 2009
20093,089-13.57%+0.1% since 2008
20083,086-13.65%-1.28% since 2007
20003,574The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Franklin   8841,02613.84% decrease  
Campbell   33838712.66% decrease  
Hildreth   31837014.05% decrease  
Upland   15317914.53% decrease  
Riverton   12414514.48% decrease  

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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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