Best Places to Live

Kearney, NE

Population: 33,627
LIV
SCORE
619

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With 14 scenic parks and a Cottonmill Lake Recreation Area, Kearney is a beautiful city with multiple recreation options and an attractive quality of life. Academic choices include the University of Nebraska at Kearney, and vital healthcare needs are met at Good Samaritan Hospital. The city also hosts an annual two-day Kearney BBQ on the Bricks Festival in late August.

Kearney, NE Ranking Data

Civic
73
Demographics
25
Economy
59
Education
58
Health
78
Housing
61
Infrastructure
45