Best Places To Live In Nebraska 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Seward, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,050
84
  • Papillion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,100
83
  • Gretna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,416
83
  • Holdrege, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,506
83
  • Aurora, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,461
83
  • Springfield, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,288
83
  • Waverly, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,528
83
  • Ord, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,364
83
  • York, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,878
83
  • O'Neill, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,686
82
  • Alma, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,159
82
  • Falls City, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,270
82
  • Pierce, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,916
82
  • Kenesaw, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,020
82
  • La Vista, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,125
82
  • Grant, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,218
82
  • Broken Bow, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,525
82
  • Battle Creek, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,103
82
  • Kearney, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,759
82
  • Ainsworth, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,786
82
  • Sutton, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,578
82
  • Sutherland, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,549
81
  • Wahoo, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,500
81
  • Neligh, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,547
81
  • Chadron, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,829
81
  • Friend, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,162
81
  • Valentine, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,763
81
  • Superior, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,965
81
  • Atkinson, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,299
81
  • Bennington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,357
81
  • Cambridge, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,179
81
  • Columbus, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,436
81
  • Ogallala, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,644
81
  • Wilber, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,692
81
  • Gering, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,463
81
  • Boys Town, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 914
81
  • Ravenna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,374
81
  • Blair, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,990
81
  • Pender, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,200
81
  • Hebron, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,608
81
  • Creighton, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,127
81
  • Geneva, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,103
81
  • Hartington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,572
81
  • Albion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,721
81
  • Syracuse, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,887
81
  • Milford, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,351
81
  • Hickman, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,850
80
  • Gothenburg, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,555
80
  • Tekamah, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,616
80
  • Burwell, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,216
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Nebraska for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Nebraska is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Nebraska has a population of 1,855,617 and a population density of 24.0 people per square mile. The capital city is Lincoln and the largest city in Nebraska is Omaha. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.