Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area, Nebraska 

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Population

914,190

+8.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$57,357

Median Home Price

$169,500

United States / Nebraska / Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area, Nebraska

Mid-sized-city complex - Extreme eastern Nebraska along Missouri River at Iowa border
Pros
-Stable economy
-Cost of living
-Arts and culture
Cons
-Entertainment
-Outdoor recreation
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Omaha
 $425,000 
16717 Marcy Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3500 SqFt
 $149,900 
6405 Read St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1502 SqFt
 $899,000 
22310 Edgewater Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2772 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area

This metropolitan area includes Omaha, Nebraska’s largest city, and Council Bluffs, a more industrial city on the Iowa bank of the Missouri River. As a gateway to the Great Plains, Omaha is historically a world-class livestock, meat packing, and grain-shipping city. The city has always been a gateway and transportation center, starting with the Lewis and Clark expedition and later as the eastern terminus of the transcontinental Union Pacific Railroad. Today the city’s diverse economy includes food production and insurance- Mutual of Omaha, ConAgra, and Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Company have headquarters here. Led by Mr. Buffett, Omaha reportedly has more millionaires per capita than any other U.S. city.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Nebraska
County: Douglas, Sarpy, 5 total
Metro Area: Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Omaha, Bellevue, 84 total
Zip Codes: 68104, 68107, 68123, 68116, 68134, 68164, 68135, 68046, 68137, 68144, 80 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 982 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.85%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area's cost of living is 1.80% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area's Cost of Living

VOTING
The Omaha metro area voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area's population is 914,190 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.08%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area is $169,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.67%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area public schools spend $11,664 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Omaha-Council Bluffs Metro Area. More Education


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Housing Market in Omaha-Council Bluffs

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Reviews for Omaha-Council Bluffs   1 Reviews
Best of both worlds - 3/15/2019
A friend of mine grew up here. Iowa is just across the border. You could live in the country, but large cities are within reach, like Omaha, Lincoln, Des Moines. Iowa... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN OMAHA-COUNCIL BLUFFS METRO AREA, NEBRASKA
68104, 68107, 68123, 68116, 68134, 68164, 68135, 68046, 68137, 68144, 80 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN OMAHA
$425,000
16717 Marcy Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$149,900
6405 Read St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$899,000
22310 Edgewater Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$92,000
5818 S 17th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$192,500
8710 M Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$172,900
8054 Redick Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$120,000
5312 Boyd St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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