Scotts Bluff County

Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska

1825 10th St
Gering, NE 69341
Phone: (308) 436-6600
Fax: (308) 436-3178

On western border of NE; organized Nov 6, 1888 from Cheyenne County. Name Origin: For the prominent bluff on the North Platte River, named for Hiram Scott, a member of the Bonneville expedition of 1832, who died there

Area (sq mi):: 745.50 (land 739.27; water 6.22) Population per square mile: 49.70
Population 2005: 36,752 State rank: 6 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.50%; 1990-2000 2.60% Population 2000: 36,951 (White 79.70%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 17.20%; Asian 0.60%; Other 11.50%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,355; median household $32,016; Population below poverty level: 14.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,788-$25,335
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 14.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Scottsbluff (14,767)

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    As an honored graduate of the SDWR Fallen Officer Puppy Program (FOPP), the service dog is named after fallen hero Correctional Officer Amanda Beth Baker of the Scotts Bluff County Detention Center, Nebraska.
    1 of Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska on behalf of Regional West Health Services (RWHS):
    RWMC's primary service area encompasses Scotts Bluff County, Morrill County, Banner County, Sioux County, and Box Butte County, and its secondary service area includes Dawes, Cheyenne and Kimball Counties in Nebraska and Goshen County in Wyoming.
    Scotts Bluff County, where the hospital is located encompasses 739 miles with a population of 36,000 for an average of 50 persons per square mile (United States Census Bureau, 2014).
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    SCOTTS BLUFF County: Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area, 20 km S of Scottsbluff, on rock, Morgan and Egan 459; SIOUX: Gilbert Baker Public Hunting Area, on exposed limestone, Ladd 18126.
    Judge Robert Hippe of Scotts Bluff County contends that state prison officials' practice of using four separate jolts of electricity to execute inmates causes undue suffering.