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Sarpy County is the third largest populated county in Nebraska.  It is estimated by the 2016 census that 179,023 residents call Sarpy County home.  Sarpy County covers 248 square miles, is just south of Douglas County, and has the smallest area of any county in Nebraska. The cities included in Sarpy County are Bellevue, Papillion, Gretna, Lavista, and Springfield.  Census designated places include Chalco, La Platte, Offutt Air Force Base, and Richfield.  Unincorporated cities include  Avery, Gilmore, Gilmore Junction, Meadow, Melia and Portal. Bellevue is the largest city in Sarpy County, however, Papillion is the county seat.

The 2010 census showed 158,840 people resided in Sarpy County.  Approximately 179,023 reported the county as their home in 2016.  This is a 12.7% increase in population. The average household income in Sarpy County is $53,804.

School districts included in Sarpy County include Bellevue Public Schools, Papillion-Lavista Public Schools, Gretna Public Schools, South Sarpy District 46.  The school districts of Millard Public Schools, Omaha Public Schools, and Louisville Public Schools also educate residents of Sarpy County.

Offutt Air Force Base calls Bellevue home. Offutt AFB is the headquarters of the Strategic Air Command, the Air Force Weather Agency, and the 55th Wing.  There are many great things to do and see in Sarpy County. From outdoor fun like golfing, and hiking at Fontenelle Forrest, there are wineries, Vala’s Pumpkin Patch, and Bellevue Berry farm. The Omaha Storm Chasers also call Sarpy County home at Werner Park in Papillion. You can enjoy shopping at Nebraska Crossing, an outlet mall in Gretna, and many malls in the area.

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