Sarpy County

Sarpy County, Nebraska

1210 Golden Gate Dr Suite 1118
Papillion, NE 68046
Phone: (402) 593-2105
Fax: (402) 593-4360
www.co.sarpy.ne.us

On the central eastern border of NE, south of Omaha; organized Feb 7, 1857 from Douglas County. Name Origin: For Col. Peter A. Sarpy (1805-65), an early settler, trader and quartermaster for NE volunteer regiment (1855)

Area (sq mi):: 247.28 (land 240.52; water 6.76) Population per square mile: 579.50
Population 2005: 139,371 State rank: 3 Population change: 2000-20005 13.70%; 1990-2000 19.50% Population 2000: 122,595 (White 87.10%; Black or African American 4.40%; Hispanic or Latino 4.40%; Asian 1.90%; Other 4.60%). Foreign born: 3.70%. Median age: 31.50
Income 2000: per capita $21,985; median household $53,804; Population below poverty level: 4.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,980-$29,286
Unemployment (2004): 3.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 19.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Omaha County seat (409,416)
  • Bellevue (47,347)
  • Papillion County seat (19,497)
  • La Vista (14,685)

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    The Sarpy County Nebraska Sheriff's Office on Monday announced approximately 500 homes have been destroyed by the floodwaters and that two levees were toppled during the devastation. 
    NMHS's primary service area (PSA) is composed of Douglas County (NE), Sarpy County (NE), Pottawattamie County (IA) and Mills County (IA), and accounts for 80% of the system's discharges.
    If you're pro-gun, you're still pro-gun," said Charlene Ligon, the Democratic chairwoman in rural Sarpy County. "And there are a lot of people with guns around here."
    Sarpy County has debuted a new mobile-responsive website with brilliant navigation showcasing an improved user experience and content mapping, converting over 700 pages of information for the citizens and residents.
    More recently, a few pictures have been found on BugGuide.net showing this species from Fontenelle Forest in Sarpy County (BugGuide 2015).
    The Sarpy County, Nebraska, sanitary landfill has agreed to pay a $10,080 civil penalty and will spend an additional $34,218 on heavy equipment improvements designed to reduce harmful diesel engine emissions to settle allegations that it failed to make a timely application for a proper environmental permit involving the landfill's expansion in 2005.
    Accordingly, to control for potential differences in pH of source water, analyses of pH violations were limited to selected cities in Sarpy County and all of Douglas County.
    The district covers Douglas County, which includes Omaha, and portions of adjacent Sarpy County.
    LEE POLIKOV, the attorney for Sarpy County, Nebraska, explaining why La Vista resident George Costa was charged with felony theft.
    Our study was conducted at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, a 526-ha private wildlife preserve situated between the Missouri River and the town of Bellevue in Sarpy County. Elevations in the preserve range from 294 to 367 m above sea level.
    Recently he set up displays at the Sarpy County Museum in Bellevue, Nebraska.