Nebraska Census Data

Data for Nebraska show that the five most populous incorporated places and their 2010 Census counts are Omaha, 408,958; Lincoln, 258,379; Bellevue, 50,137; Grand Island, 48,520; and Kearney, 30,787. Omaha grew by 4.9 percent since the 2000 Census. Lincoln grew by 14.5 percent, Bellevue grew by 13.0 percent, Grand Island grew by 13.0 percent, and Kearney grew by 12.2 percent.

The largest county is Douglas, with a population of 517,110. Its population grew by 11.5 percent since 2000. The other counties in the top five include Lancaster, with a population of 285,407 (increase of 14.0 percent); Sarpy, 158,840 (increase of 29.6 percent); Hall, 58,607 (increase of 9.5 percent); and Buffalo, 46,102 (increase of 9.1 percent). Read More »