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
1Woodland Hills, NEPopulation: 23385A+FA+A+A+B+C
2Gretna, NEPopulation: 4,80784C+A+A+A+B+BC
3La Vista, NEPopulation: 16,18584B+A+A+ABC+C
4Papillion, NEPopulation: 19,61883BA+A+A+BBC
5Woodland Park, NEPopulation: 1,62283A+AA+A+BD+D
6Seward, NEPopulation: 6,93782BA+A+ABC+C
7Wahoo, NEPopulation: 4,46782B+A+A+AC+C+D+
8Blair, NEPopulation: 7,97982BA+A+ABC+D
9Bellevue, NEPopulation: 51,29382B+A+A+ABC+D+
10Chalco, NEPopulation: 10,91682CA+A+ABC+C
11Bennington, NEPopulation: 1,39481CA+A+ABBD
12King Lake, NEPopulation: 3281FA+A+A+BAD
13Hickman, NEPopulation: 1,68981D+A+A+ABC+C
14Aurora, NEPopulation: 4,43581BA+A+ABCD+
15Ralston, NEPopulation: 6,33081A+A+BB+C+C+C
16Auburn, NEPopulation: 3,45580BA+A+ACD+C
17Nenzel, NEPopulation: 3580FC+A+A+A+AD
18Kearney, NEPopulation: 30,93280A+AAAC+C+D+
19Columbus, NEPopulation: 22,11080AA+A+B+C+CD
20Waverly, NEPopulation: 3,33680FA+A+A+BC+C
21Gering, NEPopulation: 8,43180BA+A+AC+CD
22Sidney, NEPopulation: 6,76880BA+A+AC+CD
23Ashland, NEPopulation: 2,26880CA+A+B+C+CC
24Fremont, NEPopulation: 26,28280A+A+ABCCD+
25Lakeview, NEPopulation: 23579CA+A+ABC+D
26Malcolm, NEPopulation: 39879DAA+AB+C+C
27Pierce, NEPopulation: 1,86979C+A+A+AC+DD
28Fort Calhoun, NEPopulation: 66979CA+A+AC+C+D
29York, NEPopulation: 7,80779AA+AACD+D+
30Wayne, NEPopulation: 5,63079B+A+A+ACD+D
31O'Neill, NEPopulation: 3,68479C+A+A+B+C+D+D
32Milford, NEPopulation: 2,33579CA+A+B+CCC
33Syracuse, NEPopulation: 1,95179CA+A+B+CCC
34Yutan, NEPopulation: 1,22079FA+A+ABCC
35Holdrege, NEPopulation: 5,49279C+A+A+ACD+C
36Yankee Hill, NEPopulation: 25979FA+A+AABC
37Springfield, NEPopulation: 1,39079FA+A+AC+CC
38Nebraska City, NEPopulation: 7,28778B+A+AB+CD+C
39Falls City, NEPopulation: 4,31378B+A+A+B+CFC
40Albion, NEPopulation: 1,76378C+A+A+ACDD+
41Wilber, NEPopulation: 1,91278CA+A+BC+D+C
42Louisville, NEPopulation: 1,23378D+A+A+ACCD+
43Willow Island, NEPopulation: 3878FB+A+A+C+BD+
44Shelton, NEPopulation: 1,04078CA+A+B+C+D+D+
45Broken Bow, NEPopulation: 3,52578AA+A+ACFD
46Ord, NEPopulation: 2,40078C+A+A+ACDD
47Hebron, NEPopulation: 1,56478C+A+A+ACDC
48Geneva, NEPopulation: 2,29378D+A+A+ACDC
49Cedar Creek, NEPopulation: 34878FAA+ABBC
50Hartington, NEPopulation: 1,63478C+A+A+B+CD+D
51Norfolk, NEPopulation: 24,07978AA+B+B+CCD
52Plattsmouth, NEPopulation: 6,51878CA+AAC+CD+
53Imperial, NEPopulation: 2,10578D+A+A+B+C+D+D+
54Murray, NEPopulation: 49678FA+A+ABCD+
55Ogallala, NEPopulation: 4,68578B+A+A+B+CDD+
56Ceresco, NEPopulation: 1,04378FA+A+B+BCC
57Cozad, NEPopulation: 3,97577BA+A+BCDD+
58West Point, NEPopulation: 3,35677C+A+A+BCDD
59David City, NEPopulation: 2,87677CA+A+B+CD+D
60Arlington, NEPopulation: 1,35177FA+A+AC+C+D+
61Washington, NEPopulation: 8177FA+A+ABC+D
62Alliance, NEPopulation: 8,51677AA+A+B+CD+D
63Weeping Water, NEPopulation: 1,14977FA+A+AC+CD+
64Waterloo, NEPopulation: 85277DA+A+AC+CC
65Hallam, NEPopulation: 16777FAA+B+BBC
66Panama, NEPopulation: 29077FA+A+A+BCC
67Eagle, NEPopulation: 1,06777FA+A+B+BCC
68Roca, NEPopulation: 23377FA+A+ABC+C
69Sutton, NEPopulation: 1,70377CA+A+BC+DD+
70Kimball, NEPopulation: 2,45977BA+A+B+CFD
71Lincoln, NEPopulation: 259,21877AA+D+AC+C+C
72Lorenzo, NEPopulation: 10377FAA+A+B+BD
73Neligh, NEPopulation: 1,56877C+A+A+ACFD+
74Overland, NEPopulation: 23677FB+A+A+BBD+
75Laurel, NEPopulation: 1,19077DA+A+AC+DD
76McCook, NEPopulation: 7,68177BA+AACDC
77Alma, NEPopulation: 1,11977CA+A+ACFC
78Central City, NEPopulation: 2,91177CA+A+B+CDD+
79Boys Town, NEPopulation: 88177AA+A+A+FCC
80Fairbury, NEPopulation: 3,94977BA+A+BCFC
81Pender, NEPopulation: 1,23177DA+A+ABD+D
82Bennet, NEPopulation: 75777FA+A+ABC+C
83Sutherland, NEPopulation: 1,47077FA+A+ABCD
84Chadron, NEPopulation: 5,84677B+A+AAD+D+D
85Hershey, NEPopulation: 58776DA+A+ABCD
86Gothenburg, NEPopulation: 3,56776CA+A+B+C+DD+
87Richfield, NEPopulation: 9376FA+AA+BCC
88Walton, NEPopulation: 25876FA+A+AD+B+C
89Gibbon, NEPopulation: 1,74376CA+A+C+CCD+
90Valparaiso, NEPopulation: 51176DA+A+AC+CC
91Hastings, NEPopulation: 24,96076AA+C+B+CD+D+
92Grant, NEPopulation: 1,18976FA+A+A+C+DD+
93Kenesaw, NEPopulation: 98276DA+AABCD+
94North Bend, NEPopulation: 1,36176FA+A+B+C+DD+
95Ravenna, NEPopulation: 1,33576CA+A+BCDD+
96Cortland, NEPopulation: 53076FA+A+ABCC
97Glenwood, NEPopulation: 87076FA+A+AABD+
98Burwell, NEPopulation: 1,36476C+A+A+ACFD
99Garland, NEPopulation: 25676FA+A+AC+CC
100Omaha, NEPopulation: 412,68976A+A+FB+C+C+C
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