Harlan County, Nebraska

Harlan County: County in Nebraska, United States


Harlan County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 census, the population was 3,423 and a population density of 2 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 3,311 inhabitants. Its county seat is Alma. The county was created 152 years ago in 1870.

Quick Facts about Harlan County

Population : 3,311 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nebraska (United States)
Different from : Harlan County
Area : 1487 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.6%
Land as percent of area : 96.4%
Capital : Alma
Establishment : January 01, 1871
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:46:05 (8th June 2023)
Density : 2 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.38% (2010-2020)
Harlan County locator map
Location of Harlan County on Nebraska map.
Harlan County Courthouse 'Nebraska' 5 image
Harlan County Courthouse 'Nebraska' 5
Harlan County Courthouse 'Nebraska' 5 image


Harlan County is located at 40°10'35"N 99°24'17"W (40.1765000, -99.4046400). It has 6 neighbors: Norton County, Phillips County, Franklin County, Furnas County, Kearney County and Phelps County.

Harlan County map

The largest city of Harlan County is Alma with a population of 1,116. Other cities include, Stamford population 171 and Ragan population 38. See all Harlan County cities & populated places.

Harlan County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Harlan County.

City Name Population Title
Alma 1,116 City in Nebraska, USA
Orleans 363 Village in Nebraska, USA
Stamford 171 Human settlement in Nebraska
Republican City 151 Township in Harlan County, Nebraska
Huntley 42 Village in Nebraska
Ragan 38 Human settlement in Harlan County, Nebraska, United States of America

Harlan County has 6 neighbours.

  • Alma


According to census records, the population of Harlan County decreased by 3.38% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,423 - census
2011 3,436 0.38% estimation process
2012 3,411 -0.73% estimation process
2013 3,488 2.21% estimation process
2014 3,468 -0.58% estimation process
2015 3,441 -0.78% estimation process
2016 3,451 0.29% estimation process
2017 3,415 -1.05% estimation process
2018 3,386 -0.86% estimation process
2019 3,380 -0.18% estimation process
2020 3,311 -2.08% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (2)

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Douglas County 574,332 County in Oregon, United States
Omaha 478,393 County seat of Douglas County, Nebraska, United States
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Lincoln 290,505 City in and state capital of Nebraska, United States
Sarpy County 188,856 County in Nebraska, United States
Hall County 61,028 County in Nebraska, United States
Bellevue 53,270 City in Sarpy County, Nebraska, United States
Grand Island 51,004 City in Hall County, Nebraska
Buffalo County 50,114 County in Wisconsin, United States
Dodge County 36,222 County in Nebraska, United States
Scotts Bluff County 35,299 County in Nebraska, United States
Madison County 34,813 County in Nebraska, United States
Lincoln County 34,347 County in Nebraska, United States
Kearney 34,235 City in and county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States
Platte County 33,364 County in Nebraska, United States
Adams County 31,321 County in Nebraska, United States