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The 2016 Omaha, Nebraska, population is 443,885. There are 3,449 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Omaha, Nebraska

The median age is 34. The US median is 37.4. 46.18% of people in Omaha, Nebraska, are married. 11.84% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.47 people. 30.81% of people are married, with children. 21.23% have children, but are single.

Race in Omaha, Nebraska

68.16% of people are white, 12.65% are black, 2.74% are asian, 0.44% are native american, and 0.19% claim 'Other'.

13.29% of the people in Omaha, Nebraska, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 86.71% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLEOmaha, NebraskaUnited States
  Population  443,885321,418,820
  Population - 2010  407,334308,745,538
  Population - 2000  390,007285,036,114
  Population - 1990  335,795251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  32.19%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  13.82%12.76%
  Pop. Density  3,44991
  Land Area  1293,531,905
  Water Area  3264,837
  Median Age  3437.4
  Female Population  50.87%50.81%
  Male Population  49.13%49.19%
  Age 0 to 4  7.37%6.36%
  Age 5 to 9  6.97%6.51%
  Age 10 to 14  6.79%6.59%
  Age 15 to 17  3.98%4.03%
  Age 18 to 20  4.42%4.35%
  Age 21 to 24  6.00%5.61%
  Age 25 to 34  15.98%13.47%
  Age 35 to 44  12.43%12.97%
  Age 45 to 54  13.15%14.09%
  Age 55 to 59  6.13%6.57%
  Age 60 to 64  5.27%5.72%
  Age 65 to 74  6.13%7.64%
  Age 75 to 84  3.56%4.26%
  Age 85 and over  1.82%1.85%
  White  68.16%62.77%
  Black  12.65%12.24%
  Asian  2.74%4.95%
  Native American  0.44%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.03%0.16%
  Other  0.19%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.51%2.13%
  Hispanic  13.29%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  86.71%83.10%
  Households  172,034116,211,000
  Family Households  102,56876,958,100
  Non Family Households  69,46639,253,000
  Household Size  2.472.63
  Married Population  46.18%50.58%
  Single Population  53.82%49.42%
  Now Married  44.30%48.41%
  Married but Separated  1.89%2.17%
  Never Married  36.51%32.55%
  Widowed  5.48%5.95%
  Divorced  11.84%10.92%
  Married, w/children  30.81%31.68%
  Married, no children  38.01%41.44%
  Single, w/children  21.23%16.94%
  Single, no children  9.96%9.95%


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