Humphrey Township, Platte County, Nebraska

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Humphrey Township
Location in Platte County
Location in Platte County
Coordinates: 41°42′08″N 097°25′22″W / 41.70222°N 97.42278°W / 41.70222; -97.42278Coordinates: 41°42′08″N 097°25′22″W / 41.70222°N 97.42278°W / 41.70222; -97.42278
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Platte
 • Total 35.94 sq mi (93.09 km2)
 • Land 35.94 sq mi (93.09 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 1,699 ft (518 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 389
 • Density 10.8/sq mi (4.2/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0838064

Humphrey Township is one of eighteen townships in Platte County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 389 at the 2000 census. A 2006 estimate placed the township's population at 394.[1]

A small portion of City of Humphrey lies within the Township.


Humphrey Township was established in 1872.[2] It was named after Humphrey, New York.[3]

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  1. ^ "Subcounty population estimates: Nebraska 2000-2006". United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2007-06-28. Archived from the original (CSV) on 2008-02-18. Retrieved 2008-03-02. 
  2. ^ Phillips, G. W. (1915). Past and Present of Platte County, Nebraska: A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement. Clarke. p. 390. 
  3. ^ Fitzpatrick, Lillian L. (1960). Nebraska Place-Names. University of Nebraska Press. p. 115. ISBN 0-8032-5060-6.  A 1925 edition is available for download at University of Nebraska—Lincoln Digital Commons.

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