Rock County , Nebraska

Rock County: County in Nebraska, United States


Rock County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,526 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 1,377 inhabitants. Its county seat is Bassett. The county was created 133 years ago in 1887.

Rock County Quick Facts

Population : 1,377 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nebraska (United States)
Different from : Rock County, Rock Island County, Rock County
Area : 2621 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Capital : Bassett
Establishment : January 01, 1888
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 04:04:53 (6th December 2021)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.82% (2010-2020)
Rock County locator map
Location of Rock County on Nebraska map.
Rock County  Nebraska courthouse from W image
Rock County Nebraska courthouse from W
Rock County  Nebraska courthouse from W image


Rock County is located at 42°25'17"N 99°26'60"W (42.4212900, -99.4499300). It has 5 neighbors: Boyd County, Brown County, Holt County, Loup County and Keya Paha County.

Rock County map

The largest city of Rock County is Bassett with a population of 544. . See all Rock County cities & populated places.

Rock County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Bassett 544 City in Nebraska, USA
Newport 89 Village in the United States

Rock County has 5 neighbours.

  • Bassett


According to census records, the population of Rock County decreased by 10.82% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,526 - census
2011 1,480 -3.11% estimation process
2012 1,426 -3.79% estimation process
2013 1,440 0.97% estimation process
2014 1,449 0.62% estimation process
2015 1,417 -2.26% estimation process
2016 1,404 -0.93% estimation process
2017 1,420 1.13% estimation process
2018 1,351 -5.11% estimation process
2019 1,357 0.44% estimation process
2020 1,377 1.45% estimation process

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Local Places in Rock County

Other places with the same name (3)

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