Best Places to Live in Nebraska

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Nebraska by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Nebraska is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Nebraska has a population of 1,868,516 and a population density of 24. The capital city is Lincoln and the largest city in Nebraska is Omaha. To filter the results, use the filters on the left to sort by state, population and category.
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1Papillion, NEPopulation: 19,61886A+A+A+A+BBC
2Woodland Hills, NEPopulation: 23385A+FA+A+A+B+C
3Gretna, NEPopulation: 4,80785BA+A+A+B+BC
4La Vista, NEPopulation: 16,18585AA+A+ABC+C
5Seward, NEPopulation: 6,93783AA+A+ABC+C
6Chalco, NEPopulation: 10,91683BA+A+ABC+C
7Bellevue, NEPopulation: 51,29383AA+A+ABC+D+
8Waverly, NEPopulation: 3,33683C+A+A+A+BC+C
9Aurora, NEPopulation: 4,43583AA+A+ABCD+
10Blair, NEPopulation: 7,97983B+A+A+ABC+D
11Woodland Park, NEPopulation: 1,62283A+AA+A+BD+D
12Ralston, NEPopulation: 6,33082A+A+AB+C+C+C
13Wahoo, NEPopulation: 4,46782B+A+A+AC+C+D+
14Hickman, NEPopulation: 1,68981D+A+A+ABC+C
15Sidney, NEPopulation: 6,76881AA+A+AC+CD
16Kearney, NEPopulation: 30,93281A+AAAC+C+D+
17Bennington, NEPopulation: 1,39481CA+A+ABBD
18Columbus, NEPopulation: 22,11081A+A+A+B+C+CD
19Auburn, NEPopulation: 3,45581BA+A+ACD+C
20Holdrege, NEPopulation: 5,49280AA+A+ACD+C
21Gering, NEPopulation: 8,43180AA+A+AC+CD
22Plattsmouth, NEPopulation: 6,51880BA+A+AC+CD+
23O'Neill, NEPopulation: 3,68480B+A+A+B+C+D+D
24Wayne, NEPopulation: 5,63080AA+A+ACD+D
25Nenzel, NEPopulation: 3580FC+A+A+A+AD
26Ashland, NEPopulation: 2,26880CA+A+B+C+CC
27Minden, NEPopulation: 2,69180B+A+A+AC+DD+
28Nebraska City, NEPopulation: 7,28779AA+A+B+CD+C
29Lakeview, NEPopulation: 23579CA+A+ABC+D
30York, NEPopulation: 7,80779AA+A+ACD+D+
31Malcolm, NEPopulation: 39879DAA+AB+C+C
32Pierce, NEPopulation: 1,86979C+A+A+AC+DD
33Fort Calhoun, NEPopulation: 66979CA+A+AC+C+D
34King Lake, NEPopulation: 3279FA+A+A+BAD
35Milford, NEPopulation: 2,33579CA+A+B+CCC
36Syracuse, NEPopulation: 1,95179CA+A+B+CCC
37Yutan, NEPopulation: 1,22079FA+A+ABCC
38Fremont, NEPopulation: 26,28279AA+ABCCD+
39West Point, NEPopulation: 3,35679B+A+A+BCDD
40Cozad, NEPopulation: 3,97579B+A+A+BCDD+
41Valentine, NEPopulation: 2,74779AA+AACD+D
42Yankee Hill, NEPopulation: 25979FA+A+AABC
43Springfield, NEPopulation: 1,39079FA+A+AC+CC
44North Platte, NEPopulation: 24,69578A+A+AB+CCD
45Falls City, NEPopulation: 4,31378B+A+A+B+CFC
46Norfolk, NEPopulation: 24,07978A+A+BB+CCD
47Albion, NEPopulation: 1,76378C+A+A+ACDD+
48Wilber, NEPopulation: 1,91278CA+A+BC+D+C
49Louisville, NEPopulation: 1,23378D+A+A+ACCD+
50Shelton, NEPopulation: 1,04078CA+A+B+C+D+D+
51David City, NEPopulation: 2,87678C+A+A+B+CD+D
52McCook, NEPopulation: 7,68178AA+AACDC
53Ord, NEPopulation: 2,40078C+A+A+ACDD
54Lincoln, NEPopulation: 259,21878AA+CAC+C+C
55Hebron, NEPopulation: 1,56478C+A+A+ACDC
56Geneva, NEPopulation: 2,29378D+A+A+ACDC
57Cedar Creek, NEPopulation: 34878FAA+ABBC
58Hartington, NEPopulation: 1,63478C+A+A+B+CD+D
59Gothenburg, NEPopulation: 3,56778BA+A+B+C+DD+
60Broken Bow, NEPopulation: 3,52578AA+A+ACFD
61Murray, NEPopulation: 49678FA+A+ABCD+
62Ceresco, NEPopulation: 1,04378FA+A+B+BCC
63Strang, NEPopulation: 2577FA+A+A+CC+C
64Arlington, NEPopulation: 1,35177FA+A+AC+C+D+
65Washington, NEPopulation: 8177FA+A+ABC+D
66Alliance, NEPopulation: 8,51677AA+A+B+CD+D
67Weeping Water, NEPopulation: 1,14977FA+A+AC+CD+
68Central City, NEPopulation: 2,91177C+A+A+B+CDD+
69Waterloo, NEPopulation: 85277DA+AAC+CC
70Hallam, NEPopulation: 16777FAA+B+BBC
71Omaha, NEPopulation: 412,68977A+A+FB+C+C+C
72Panama, NEPopulation: 29077FA+A+A+BCC
73Ogallala, NEPopulation: 4,68577AA+AB+CDD+
74Eagle, NEPopulation: 1,06777FA+A+B+BCC
75Sutton, NEPopulation: 1,70377CA+A+BC+DD+
76Roca, NEPopulation: 23377FA+A+ABC+C
77Hastings, NEPopulation: 24,96077A+A+C+B+CD+D+
78Boys Town, NEPopulation: 88177AA+C+A+FCC
79Neligh, NEPopulation: 1,56877C+A+A+ACFD+
80Lorenzo, NEPopulation: 10377FAA+A+B+BD
81Overland, NEPopulation: 23677FB+A+A+BBD+
82Laurel, NEPopulation: 1,19077DA+A+AC+DD
83Willow Island, NEPopulation: 3877FB+A+A+C+BD+
84Alma, NEPopulation: 1,11977CA+A+ACFC
85Fairbury, NEPopulation: 3,94977BA+A+BCFC
86Pender, NEPopulation: 1,23177DA+A+ABD+D
87Sutherland, NEPopulation: 1,47077FA+A+ABCD
88Bennet, NEPopulation: 75777FA+A+ABC+C
89Valley, NEPopulation: 1,88477CA+AB+CCD+
90Hershey, NEPopulation: 58776DA+A+ABCD
91Chadron, NEPopulation: 5,84676AA+B+AD+D+D
92Richfield, NEPopulation: 9376FA+AA+BCC
93Walton, NEPopulation: 25876FA+A+AD+B+C
94Gibbon, NEPopulation: 1,74376CA+A+C+CCD+
95Valparaiso, NEPopulation: 51176DA+A+AC+CC
96Grant, NEPopulation: 1,18976FA+A+A+C+DD+
97Imperial, NEPopulation: 2,10576D+A+A+B+C+D+D+
98North Bend, NEPopulation: 1,36176FA+A+B+C+DD+
99Kenesaw, NEPopulation: 98276DA+AABCD+
100Ravenna, NEPopulation: 1,33576CA+A+BCDD+
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