The county of Lancaster is located in Nebraska and was founded in 1859. There are 285,407 residents in Lancaster who have access to courthouses in Lincoln. In general, each county has a full set of courts, from traffic court to superior and appellate court; supreme courts are usually located in the state capital. Nebraska is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 258,379 residents in Lincoln, which is 93.5 square miles and 1,176ft above sea level. It was settled in Lancaster 1856 and is governed by a Strong Mayor-Council local government.