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

The community of Oshkosh is the Seat for Garden County.

Garden County was founded in 1910 and was created by taking area from DeuelCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Garden had a population of 1,739 people. This is a decrease of 24.13% since the last Census (which gave a population of 2,292 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Garden represented 0.13% of the total population of Nebraska, making it the state's 75th 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
20102,057-10.25%+18.29% since 2009
20091,739-24.13%-2.47% since 2008
20081,783-22.21%-3.26% since 2007
20002,292The Last Census

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


Websites for Garden County

Official Website:   www.co.garden.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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