Omaha has a lot to offer young adults looking for an affordable yet positive environment to start their careers. The unemployment rate in Omaha is low for young professionals. Omaha is where lots of Fortune 500 companies have based their headquarters. Do companies like ConAgra Foods Berkshire Hathaway ring a bell? There is a lot here for you, and these hour hot Omaha neighborhoods should be on your short list.
- Downtown Omaha
- Park East
- Joslyn Castle
- North Omaha
Median income: $47,500
Median home price: $189,900
Both the business and social hub of Omaha. Begins at 20th Street and moves east of the Missouri River.
Median income: $42,530
Average condo price: $100,000
Connecting downtown with midtown, Park East runs from 20th Street down to 28th and then to the Dodge Street and Leavenworth area.
Median income: $28,306
Home price range: $150,000 to $500,000
Just two miles from downtown, it is in the Gold Coast Historic District. This is the neighborhood that allows you to enjoy the city on your own terms while still resting in the subrurbs.
Median income: $40,566
Home price range: $150,000 to $300,000
The I-680 is its northern border, and the Missouri River is to its east. This area allows for lots of outdoor recreation but public transportation is inadequate.
Check out this helpful blog for a more detailed breakdown of the neighborhoods!