Cheyenne County is named for the Cheyenne Native Americans who lived in the region.
Created: June 22, 1867
Sidney 1867 – present
County Courthouse – Sidney
Location: 1000 10th Street / Jackson Street
Built: 1966 – 1967
Architect: Hahn Dunn Gardner
Contractor: Carl W Christ Construction Company
Description: The building faces east and is a one story light red colored brick and concrete structure. The east front has an open arcade with pillars. Around the courtyard is the entrance on the west side. A garden is located on the east side of the courtyard. The roof line is flat.
Note: The previous courthouse was designed by C F Goodhand and constructed in 1911. The building was demolished.
N – Morrill County
E – Deuel County
Photos taken 2006 and 2010