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Jobs
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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Commute
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Omaha, Nebraska Info Snack

Omaha (/omh/ OH-m-hah) is the largest city in the state of Nebraska and the county seat of Douglas County. Omaha is located in the Midwestern United States on the Missouri River, about 10 miles (15 km) north of the mouth of the Platte River. Omaha is the anchor of the Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area, which includes Council Bluffs, Iowa, across the Missouri River from Omaha. According to the 2010 census, Omaha's population was 408,958, making it the nation's 44th-largest city; this had increased to 446,970 as of a 2016 estimate. Including its suburbs, Omaha formed the 60th-largest metropolitan area in the United States in 2013, with an estimated population of 895,151 residing in eight counties. The Omaha-Council Bluffs-Fremont, Nebraska-IA Combined Statistical Area is 931,667, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2013 estimate. Nearly 1.3 million people reside within the Greater Omaha area, comprising a 50-mile (80 km) radius of Downtown Omaha, the city's center.
Population
463,081
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
15.1%
Median Home
$146,500
Median Income
$53,789
Median Rent
$861

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Rankings for Omaha in Nebraska

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Map Of Omaha, NE

Population over time in Omaha

Year Population % Change
2017 463,081 4.5%
2016 443,072 0.7%
2015 440,034 1.1%
2014 435,454 3.1%
2013 422,499 2.4%
2012 412,689 0.9%
2011 409,082 0.4%
2010 407,334 -

Crime in Omaha Per 100k

Crime Omaha NE USA
Violent Crime 647.3 305.9 382.9
Murder 6.9 2.2 5.3
Robbery 139.1 50.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 410.1 191.2 248.9
Property Crime 3880.2 2274.0 2362.0
Burglary 464.6 337.1 430.4
Larceny 2636.7 1666.0 1694.0
Car Theft 778.8 271.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Omaha

White
67.4% (312,196)
African American
12.1% (56,188)
American Indian
0.4% (1,644)
Asian
3.5% (16,119)
Hawaiian
0.1% (249)
Other
0.2% (1,012)
Two Or More
2.7% (12,418)
Hispanic
13.7% (63,255)
Race Omaha NE USA
White 67.4% 79.8% 61.5%
African American 12.1% 4.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 2.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.0% 2.3%
Hispanic 13.7% 10.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Omaha, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
7.1% (3,287,875)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (2,222,788)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (4,630,810)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (4,491,885)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (6,853,598)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (8,566,998)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (5,603,280)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (6,066,361)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (2,315,405)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (2,269,096)
Income Omaha NE USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 4.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 9.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 10.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 19.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 13.4% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 14.1% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 4.1% 6.3%

Gender in Omaha

Female
50.6% (234,483)
Male
49.4% (228,597)
Gender Omaha NE USA
Female 50.6% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Omaha for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (25,479)
9-12th Grade
6.1% (28,286)
High School / GED
22.5% (104,148)
Some College
22.9% (105,991)
Associate's Degree
7.4% (34,170)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (106,563)
Master's Degree
8.4% (38,715)
Professional Degree
2.8% (12,952)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (6,771)
Education Omaha NE USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 4.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.1% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 22.5% 26.7% 27.3%
Some College 22.9% 23.4% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.4% 10.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.4% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.8% 1.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.3% 1.4%

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