|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Omaha is 487,300. Omaha, Nebraska is the 39th largest city in the US.
Omaha is located entirely in Douglas County.
The peak population of Omaha was in 2020, when its population was 491,168. Omaha is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Omaha has grown 18.8% since the 2000. Omaha, Nebraska's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Yes, Omaha is the biggest city in the state of Nebraska based on population. The second largest city, Lincoln, is 60% the size of Omaha.
Omaha has a population density of 3,217.9 people per square mile. Omaha has the 4th highest population density in Nebraska.
|37||Kansas City, Missouri||508,394||14.9%|
|40||Colorado Springs, Colorado||483,956||33.6%|
|41||Raleigh, North Carolina||469,124||61.6%|
|42||Virginia Beach, Virginia||457,672||7.3%|
|43||Long Beach, California||456,062||-1.3%|
The total voting age population of Omaha, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 327,517. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.8% of the residents of Omaha are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Omaha are 77.5% White, 12.3% Black, 3.8% Asian, 3.4% Two or more races, 2.3% Other and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 13.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Omaha, 13.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.7%. On a per-household basis, 9.2% of families are below the poverty line in Omaha.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.3% of Omaha residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.5% of Omaha residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 37.7% have a bachelor's degree and 13.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Omaha residents aged 5 and older, 16.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Omaha is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Omaha, 10.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Omaha is $60,092.
In Omaha, 58.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.4% of housing units in Omaha.
Of all the housing units in Omaha, 19.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Omaha, 10.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 21,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Omaha is $923.
In Omaha, 84.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.