Denton is a village in Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States. It is part of the Lincoln, Nebraska Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 189 at the 2000 census.
Denton is located at 40°44′22″N 96°50′42″W / 40.73944°N 96.845°W / 40.73944; -96.845 (40.739530, -96.844914).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.4 km²), all of it land.