Diversity in Omaha

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Opportunity in Omaha is Not Yet Equitable. We’re Working on It.

Omaha is a vibrant, prosperous city with a low unemployment rate and cost of living. We pride ourselves on unique attractions and consistently find ourselves on “Best Places to Live” lists. Yet, in numerous indicator areas, marginalized populations report disparities significantly higher than that of peers.

%

of the Greater Omaha population is projected to be minorities by 2050

Career and Opportunity for Minorities in Omaha

%

of Black young professionals surveyed aspire to own a small business

%

of Omaha’s minority population owns a business. This is lower than the national average (7.0%)

%

of all Omaha young professionals surveyed felt their workplace was not diverse

%

of Black young professionals surveyed felt they have equal opportunity for promotion and advancement

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