Bassett is a city in Rock County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 743 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Rock County.According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 Square Kilometer), all of it land.
The Range Cafe – Established in the 1950s for cattlemen selling and purchasing cattle in Bassett. It is currently in operation and is run by Rhonda Williams who is the wife of the mayor Gary Williams.