New to Greater Omaha?

What brought you to Greater Omaha? A new job? The pull of family? The pursuit of higher education?

Whatever the reason, we’re thrilled you’re here, and we’re confident you’ll soon be echoing what we’ve known all along: Greater Omaha truly has it all.

To jump start your journey of discovery – and ease your transition – we gathered several resources for you. Have any questions about your new community? We’re here to help.  Welcome to Greater Omaha. Welcome home.

COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW

We’re proud of the fact that Greater Omaha’s cost of living is well below the national average. See how we compare in key categories, including housing, utilities, taxes and healthcare. 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Perfect for those considering a business or career move, this overview covers a range of interest areas - from business climate and education to workforce and quality of life. 

LIST OF GREATER OMAHA SCHOOL SYSTEMS AND SECONDARY INSTITUTIONS

Greater Omaha has a strong system of public and private schools with more than 300 facilities spanning eight counties, and our institutes of higher learning pride themselves on preparing students for a competitive and dynamic world.

METRO TRAILS

We stay active in Greater Omaha. Whether you’re a runner, walker, cyclist or rollerblader, our expansive, paved trail system offers plenty of room to roam. 

OMAHA: EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITIES

This annual publication showcases the things that make Greater Omaha world-class - businesses that are investing in our future, the arts and attractions, and the Omaha lifestyle. To request a FREE hard copy of the magazine, email Shannon Stawniak today!

STATISTICAL OVERVIEW

It’s Greater Omaha by the numbers. We’ve compiled statistics on climate, population, economy, recreation, education, and more.

TOP 100 LARGEST EMPLOYER LIST

There’s no easier way to find the list of Greater Omaha’s top 100 largest public and private sector employers. 

VIDEOS PROMOTING GREATER OMAHA

The extraordinary people who populate Greater Omaha have a story to tell. See and hear it for yourself!

WEBSITES OF INTEREST

Consider it your “welcome center” on the information superhighway. Our extensive directory of local websites covers everything from Omaha area media outlets to healthcare facilities to popular attractions, a great way to help get you acclimated to your new community.  

Don’t forget to check out the Chamber’s account on Pinterest. You’ll find lots of great pictures, some fabulous videos -- a whole collection of things we love about Greater Omaha!

A hard copy of information for newcomers can be ordered for $10 each (shipping charges may apply) by calling the Greater Omaha Chamber at 402-346-5000. The information included may differ from the information posted above.

 

 

 

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