Best Places To Live In Nebraska 2017

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Seward, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,050
85
  • Papillion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,100
84
  • York, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,878
83
  • La Vista, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,125
83
  • O'Neill, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,686
83
  • Gretna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,416
83
  • Springfield, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,288
83
  • Waverly, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,528
82
  • Holdrege, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,506
82
  • Boys Town, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 914
82
  • Aurora, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,461
82
  • Ord, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,364
82
  • Wahoo, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,500
82
  • Broken Bow, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,525
82
  • Alma, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,159
82
  • Cozad, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,942
82
  • Pierce, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,916
82
  • Kenesaw, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,020
82
  • Sutherland, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,549
81
  • Gering, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,463
81
  • Battle Creek, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,103
81
  • Grant, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,218
81
  • Ainsworth, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,786
81
  • Blair, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,990
81
  • Sutton, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,578
81
  • Gothenburg, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,555
81
  • Columbus, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,436
81
  • Bellevue, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 52,690
81
  • Neligh, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,547
81
  • Ralston, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,826
81
  • Atkinson, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,299
81
  • Hickman, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,850
81
  • Cambridge, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,179
81
  • Kearney, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,759
81
  • Valentine, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,763
81
  • Bennington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,357
81
  • Friend, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,162
81
  • Pender, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,200
81
  • Ravenna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,374
80
  • Hebron, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,608
80
  • Creighton, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,127
80
  • Geneva, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,103
80
  • Wilber, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,692
80
  • Albion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,721
80
  • Syracuse, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,887
80
  • Milford, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,351
80
  • Hartington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,572
80
  • Chadron, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,829
80
  • Tekamah, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,616
80
  • Imperial, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,130
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.