The county of Phelps is located in Nebraska and was founded in 1873. There are 9,188 residents in Phelps who have access to courthouses in Holdrege. 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 5,495 residents in Holdrege, which is 3.9 square miles and 2,329ft above sea level.