Best Places To Live In Nebraska 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Papillion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,100
83
  • Waverly, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,528
83
  • Seward, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,050
82
  • Gretna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,416
82
  • La Vista, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,125
81
  • Springfield, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,288
81
  • Kearney, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,759
81
  • Bellevue, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 52,690
81
  • Aurora, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,461
81
  • York, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,878
81
  • Wahoo, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,500
80
  • Holdrege, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,506
80
  • Hickman, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,850
80
  • Ashland, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,479
80
  • Columbus, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,436
80
  • Bennington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,357
80
  • O'Neill, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,686
80
  • Gering, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,463
80
  • Blair, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,990
80
  • Yankee Hill, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 270
80
  • Chalco, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,811
80
  • Ralston, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,826
80
  • Lincoln, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 265,811
80
  • Sutherland, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,549
79
  • Auburn, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,426
79
  • Syracuse, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,887
79
  • Valentine, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,763
79
  • Ravenna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,374
79
  • Yutan, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,253
79
  • Chadron, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,829
79
  • Arlington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,187
79
  • Wilber, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,692
79
  • Weeping Water, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,175
79
  • Albion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,721
78
  • Wayne, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,578
78
  • Ogallala, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,644
78
  • Milford, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,351
78
  • Grant, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,218
78
  • Gothenburg, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,555
78
  • Geneva, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,103
78
  • Nebraska City, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,279
78
  • Pierce, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,916
78
  • Friend, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,162
78
  • Hartington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,572
78
  • Fremont, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,483
78
  • Plattsmouth, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,473
78
  • Atkinson, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,299
78
  • Woodland Hills, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 141
78
  • Sidney, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,801
78
  • Neligh, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,547
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.