Latest Data (2018)
Population 468,262
Nationwide Rank 42

Quick Facts

Omaha, Nebraska is the 42nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Omaha, Nebraska is a city.

Omaha, Nebraska is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Omaha had its largest population ever.

Omaha, Nebraska's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Omaha, Nebraska Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 560,218 24.3%
33 Tucson, Arizona 545,975 11.5%
34 Fresno, California 530,093 23.0%
35 Mesa, Arizona 508,958 26.3%
36 Sacramento, California 508,529 24.2%
37 Atlanta, Georgia 498,044 18.2%
38 Kansas City, Missouri 491,918 11.2%
39 Colorado Springs, Colorado 472,688 30.5%
40 Miami, Florida 470,914 29.6%
41 Raleigh, North Carolina 469,298 61.7%
42 Omaha, Nebraska 468,262 14.2%
43 Long Beach, California 467,354 1.1%
44 Virginia Beach, Virginia 450,189 5.5%
45 Oakland, California 429,082 7.0%
46 Minneapolis, Minnesota 425,403 11.2%
47 Tulsa, Oklahoma 400,669 1.9%
48 Arlington, Texas 398,112 18.9%
49 Tampa, Florida 392,890 29.1%
50 New Orleans, Louisiana 391,006 -19.1%
51 Wichita, Kansas 389,255 10.4%
52 Cleveland, Ohio 383,793 -19.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
42 Omaha 468,262 14.2%
70 Lincoln 287,401 26.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 468,262 42
2017 466,893 40
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