Omaha, NE: What you need to know

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.

Omaha, NE City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 440,034
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $49,896
Median Home Price $137,000
Walkscore 41

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Omaha, NE Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 49.2%
  Female 50.8%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 485
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Median Population

Median Age 34.1%
Age 18 Over 74.9%
Age 21 Over 70.6%
Age 62 Over 15%
Age 65 Over 11.8%


  Ethnicity White 76.8%
  Ethnicity Black 12.8%
  Ethnicity Asian 3.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 13.7%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.7%
  Ethnicity Other 3.7%


  Median Household Income $49,896
  Median Home Price $137,000
  Homes Owned 42.2%
  Homes Rent 57.8%
  Median Property Rent $799


  English Only 84.1%
  English Other 15.9%

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Commute Types

  Walked 2.5%
  Worked at Home 3.4%
  Public Transportation 1.5%
  Other Means 1.2%
  Drove Alone 81.9%
  Carpooled 9.6%

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