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

The community of Thedford is the Seat for Thomas County.

Thomas County was founded in 1887.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Thomas had a population of 565 people. This is a decrease of 22.5% since the last Census (which gave a population of 729 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Thomas represented 0.04% of the total population of Nebraska, making it the state's 89th 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
2010647-11.25%+14.51% since 2009
2009565-22.5%-3.09% since 2008
2008583-20.03%-2.83% since 2007
2000729The Last Census

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


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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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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