O'Neill is the Holt County seat and the largest of the county's communities, offering the most goods and services. Designated the "Irish Capital of Nebraska," O'Neill is home to the world's largest shamrock, famous Irish Dancers, and the annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration.
With a population of around 3,500, O'Neill is a city of opportunity and is poised for growth and prosperity into the next century. Living in Holt County is a slice of rural, small town life. We are a regional community of under 12,000 living in small towns and on family farms. We are people focused on working together to create a bright future.