Nebraska Counties - Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods, Maps & Data


There are 93 counties in Nebraska.  All counties are active governmental entities, each governed by a board of commissioners, except in counties having township governments where each is governed by a board of supervisors. 

There are 1,198 county subdivisions in Nebraska that are known as minor civil divisions (MCDs). There are 27 counties with townships, 64 counties with election precincts, and 2 counties with election districts. There are 435 active functioning townships and 30 inactive townships that have the ability to activate and perform governmental functions. Each township is governed by a board of thirteen elected officials. There are 654 election precincts and election districts which are nonfunctioning, nongovernmental county subdivisions used for conducting elections. There are 77 incorporated places that are independent of MCDs and constitute 79 county subdivisions.

Counties with townships:

  • Adams
  • Antelope
  • Boyd
  • Buffalo
  • Burt
  • Butler
  • Clay
  • Cuming
  • Custer
  • Dixon
  • Dodge
  • Fillmore
  • Franklin
  • Gage
  • Hall
  • Harlan
  • Holt
  • Kearney
  • Knox
  • Merrick
  • Nance
  • Phelps
  • Platte
  • Saunders
  • Thurston
  • Valley
  • Washington

Nebraska Counties - Populated Places in 93 Counties

Also see County: Census Data | Physical, Cultural & Historical Features | ZIP Codes | Land, Farms, & Ranches


Nebraska Counties Synopsis

The Nebraska Counties section of the gazetteer lists the cities, towns, neighborhoods and subdivisions for each of the 93 Nebraska Counties.

Also see Nebraska County: ZIP Codes | Physical, Cultural & Historical Features | Census Data | Land, Farms, & Ranches

Nearby physical features such as streams, islands and lakes are listed along with maps and driving directions. The same is true for both historical features and cultural features such as hospitals, parks, schools and airports.

Each profile includes the current weather plus a seven day forecast. Note that for smaller populated places, the weather report may be for the nearest weather reporting station or airport.

The local information and data include economic and demographic data, census information and facts about the local environmental situation including such items as maps of flood zones, local sources of pollution, air quality indices and local areas where hazardous materials may be used or stored.

The complete category list for larger cities and towns includes: Arts & Culture, Census Data, Community Organizations, State and Local Government, Health & Medical, Newcomer Information, Local News Papers & Radio, Parks & Recreation, Pets & Hobbies, Schools & Libraries, Social Services, Travel and Tourism.