What you need to know about Omaha, NE

Hosting five Fortune 500 companies, Omaha home to Offutt Air Force Base. The city lines the Missouri River and features a strong economy that is anchored in banking, healthcare, insurance, technology and transportation. Omaha's vibrant cuisine scene includes many independant restaurants. Residents are kept entertained thanks to top attractions like the award-winning Henry Doorly Zoo, and the annual NCAA College World Series, which brings tens of thousands of tourists into the community every June.

Top100_BeerCities_2015

Population

435,454
Down by 1.73%
cinco de mayo celebrations
The 5 Best Cinco de Mayo Celebrations
Looking for the perfect place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo? We've got you covered.
best cities for singer/songwriters
The 9 Best Cities for Singer-Songwriters
Forget New York and LA: These smaller US cities are perfect for musicians

Nearby Cities

Diners at Blue Sushi Sake Grill in Omaha place an order.
Best Restaurants in Omaha, NE
Innovative cuisine keeps Omaha restaurant scene fresh
Downtown Omaha, NE
8 Reasons to Move to Omaha, NE
Things to do, music and great food rank among many reasons to move to Omaha

Median Home Price

$134,700
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 58.09%
58.09% Complete
Homes Rented 41.91%
41.91% Complete

Real Estate

In Omaha, Nebraska


Ready to move to Omaha? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Omaha.

Schools

In Omaha, Nebraska


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Omaha rates.

Median Household Income

$48,751
Lower than the national average

Business

In Omaha, Nebraska


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Omaha.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Omaha, Nebraska


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Omaha.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 34%
34% Complete
Graduated High School 88%
88% Complete

Omaha, NE's Rankings

Top100_BeerCities_2015

More About Omaha, NE

The 5 Best Cinco de Mayo Celebrations
Looking for the perfect place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo? We've got you covered.
The 9 Best Cities for Singer-Songwriters
Forget New York and LA: These smaller US cities are perfect for musicians
Best Restaurants in Omaha, NE
Innovative cuisine keeps Omaha restaurant scene fresh
8 Reasons to Move to Omaha, NE
Things to do, music and great food rank among many reasons to move to Omaha