Latest Data (2016)
Population 446,970
Nationwide Rank 44

Quick Facts

Omaha, Nebraska is the 44th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Omaha, Nebraska is a city.

Omaha, Nebraska is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Omaha had its largest population ever.

Omaha, Nebraska's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Omaha, Nebraska Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
34 Fresno, California 522,053 21.2%
35 Sacramento, California 495,234 21.0%
36 Mesa, Arizona 484,587 20.2%
37 Kansas City, Missouri 481,420 8.8%
38 Atlanta, Georgia 472,522 12.1%
39 Long Beach, California 470,130 1.7%
40 Colorado Springs, Colorado 465,101 28.4%
41 Raleigh, North Carolina 458,880 58.1%
42 Miami, Florida 453,579 24.8%
43 Virginia Beach, Virginia 452,602 6.1%
44 Omaha, Nebraska 446,970 9.0%
45 Oakland, California 420,005 4.8%
46 Minneapolis, Minnesota 413,651 8.1%
47 Tulsa, Oklahoma 403,090 2.6%
48 Arlington, Texas 392,772 17.3%
49 New Orleans, Louisiana 391,495 -19.0%
50 Wichita, Kansas 389,902 10.6%
51 Cleveland, Ohio 385,809 -19.0%
52 Tampa, Florida 377,165 24.0%
53 Bakersfield, California 376,380 53.6%
54 Aurora, Colorado 361,710 30.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
44 Omaha 446,970 9.0%
71 Lincoln 280,364 23.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 446,970 44
2015 443,885 43
2014 446,599 41
2013 434,353 42
2012 421,570 43
2011 416,309 42
2010 408,958 42
2009 454,731 40
2008 448,050 40
2007 442,452 40
2006 437,523 41
2005 432,148 43
2004 426,549 43
2003 421,500 43
2002 417,021 43
2001 413,308 43
2000 409,868 41
1990 357,807 47
1980 314,255 48
1970 347,328 41
1960 301,598 42
1950 251,117 40
1940 223,844 39
1930 214,006 39
1920 191,601 34
1910 124,096 41
1900 102,555 35
1890 140,452 21
1880 30,518 63
1870 16,083 91