The average Nebraskan is taxed at a rate of 1.76% for property, a maximum of 6.84% for income and up to 5.50% for sales. Compared to the national averages Nebraska earns a score of poor 👎 for property taxes, poor 👎 for income taxes and average for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Nebraska with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
Review the Geographical, Political and Spiritual Attributes of Nebraska
Nebraska has approximately 1,907,603 residents. A common term for people in Nebraska is "Cornhusker". Within this population there are around 26,449 births and 15,289 deaths per year. Approximately 80.2% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.6% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Nebraska are on the market for 58 days. The Market Health Index for Nebraska is 7.06. Sarpy is the wealthiest of all counties in Nebraska. The least wealthy of all counties in Nebraska is Garden.
Daily state facts: Ranked #1 for state-wide fiscal solvency by George Mason's Mercatus Center. The best colleges in Nebraska include the University of Nebraska, Creighton University and Loyola Marymount University.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Nebraska employment in June 2021 was 1,021,230, unemployment was 25,887 or 2.5% of total jobs.