Omaha takes No. 3 spot for economic health among top 102 metro areas
According to the On Numbers Economic Index, Omaha is one of the best places in the nation for economic health.
The index is generated using an 18-part metric that looks at private-sector job growth, unemployment, earnings, housing-price appreciation, construction, and retail activity.
Omaha’s low unemployment, private-sector job growth, and vibrant economic climate led it to score 78.74 out of a possible 100, placing third in the nation out of 102 metro areas surveyed.