Bassett 68 714 (MM 260)
Located in Rock County
Population in 2012: 557 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -25.0%
Basset is in an especially scenic area of the Sandhills with hills to the south and west; the Niobrara River Valley to the North; meadowlands to the east.
The Bassett area is noted for its’ hunting, both deer and turkey.
Visit the Historical Park which features the Rock County Historical Museum consisting of 6 original buildings and numerous exhibits of pioneer heritage.
The City Park has a swimming pool, play park, picnic and camping areas.
Visit downtown and find Memory Lane Park; historical Phillip’s 66 Station; and Bassett Art Councils’ Kalidescope Gallery which makes them number 1 in the Arts .
In cooperation with the rest of the community they present excellent entertainment during the year.
Bassett has over 35 businesses ready to greet and serve you.
The Bassett Hotel is a step back in time with all the ‘modern ‘ conveniences but with an atmosphere of time “gone by”.
The Bassett Country Club and Bassett Airport which features a 4,700 ft. runway are located just west of town.
Nebraska Ranch Expo is held in June. Exhibitor s come from all over the United States and several other countries.
The Rock County Fair is held in August with tons of fun for everyone.
BASSETT/ROCK COUNTY CHAMBER
Lodging and Dining
BASSETT LODGE & RANGE CAFE
Your home in the Sandhilis
THE FRONT PORCH INN B & B
Trade Specialty Shoppes
THE WHISTLE STOP
Located in an historic depot on W. Hwy. 20
R.E GOEKE VARIETY
(Enter thru variety store)
Bassett Livestock Auction
(Sales on Wednesdays)
(202 Clark St.)