What is Omaha Like?

Omaha is the largest city in Nebraska. It resides on the eastern border of the state, across the Missouri River from Council Bluffs, Iowa. The city has a wide range of historic and new neighborhoods, as well as a large number of suburban communities.

The Omaha – Council Bluffs metropolitan area has a population greater than 800,000. Omaha is the home of five Fortune 500 companies, several colleges and universities, two medical schools, the world-class Henry Doorly Zoo, a symphony orchestra and opera company, a number of professional and community theaters, and several museums.

City of Omaha

Visit Omaha

Omaha Chamber of Commerce

Omaha School Districts

Omaha World-Herald

Creighton Housing

Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles

U.S. Social Security Office

State of Nebraska

Nebraska Game and Parks

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo

Active Omaha

CenturyLink Center — Sports, concerts and other events

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