Best Places To Live In Nebraska 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Papillion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,618
83
  • Gretna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,807
82
  • Seward, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,937
81
  • La Vista, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,185
81
  • Waverly, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,336
80
  • Aurora, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,435
80
  • Bellevue, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,293
80
  • Kearney, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,932
80
  • Wahoo, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,467
80
  • Ralston, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,330
80
  • O'Neill, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,684
79
  • Springfield, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,390
79
  • Blair, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,979
79
  • Bennington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,394
79
  • Chalco, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,916
79
  • Hickman, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,689
79
  • Gering, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,431
79
  • Holdrege, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,492
79
  • York, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,807
79
  • Ashland, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,268
79
  • Lincoln, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 259,218
79
  • Columbus, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,110
79
  • Syracuse, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,951
78
  • Valentine, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,747
78
  • Auburn, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,455
78
  • Geneva, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,293
78
  • Sutherland, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,470
78
  • Arlington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,351
78
  • Yutan, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,220
78
  • Wayne, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,630
78
  • Louisville, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,233
78
  • Grant, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,189
78
  • Weeping Water, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,149
77
  • Wilber, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,912
77
  • Plattsmouth, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,518
77
  • Albion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,763
77
  • Nebraska City, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,287
77
  • Gothenburg, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,567
77
  • Minden, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,691
77
  • Omaha, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 412,689
77
  • Falls City, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,313
77
  • McCook, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,681
77
  • Ogallala, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,685
77
  • Fremont, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,282
77
  • Milford, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,335
77
  • Boys Town, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 881
77
  • St. Paul, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,181
77
  • Valley, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,884
77
  • Ord, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,400
77
  • Pierce, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,869
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 1,827,306 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.