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Omaha named one of the best cities to work and live

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Posted at 3:57 PM, Oct 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-19 17:03:00-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - The city of Omaha has been named one of the best places to live and work in 2020 by Zippia.com.

The website pointed out Omaha's cost of living, job market and safety as its stronger points.

"Despite Warren Buffet and other elite calling Omaha home, the city remains shockingly affordable," the article read. "Omaha has bottom of the barrel unemployment, paired with a low cost of living (even when compared to its Midwestern neighbors), and safety that makes it an ideal location for young professionals and young families seeking city living- but at a price they can actually afford."

SEE MORE: To see what other cities made the list, click here.

Zippia also highlighted Omaha's food and music scene, major businesses like Berkshire Hathaway, and development projects like the Gene Leahy Mall renovation.

"Omaha, Nebraska may truly be one of the best kept secrets when it comes to city living," the article read.

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