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Omaha-Area Information

Holland Performing Arts CenterOmaha is a growing city located in America’s heartland. A metropolitan area of 700,000 with a low cost of living and low crime rate, it is a place of expanding industry and opportunity that has many things to offer both singles and growing families alike. Take a few moments to explore these links and find out why Omaha is a great place to live and work during your Psychiatry residency!

  • Nebraska Tourism Site. Explore the many exciting events and attractions that our wonderful state has to offer.
  • Visit Omaha Website. The official homepage of the Greater Omaha Convention and Visitor's Bureau. Find links to nearly every major attraction, hotel, event, and restaurant in the Omaha area.
  • Omaha Chamber of Commerce. Take a virtual tour of Omaha and learn more about our incredible economy and opportunities.
  • City of Omaha. Link to the city of Omaha government page with information on the area's demographics, our local landmarks, and civic information.
  • Douglas County Homepage. Link to our county website where you can find information on vehicle registration, voter registration, and other county resources.
  • Omaha World-Herald. Our major newspaper with complete free online access. Also find various community links, classified ads, jobs, and housing links on this site.
  • The Omaha Channel. A website maintained by KETV News (ABC affiliate) with local information and news.
  • WOWT Website. A website maintained by WOWT News (NBC affiliate) with local information and news.
  • Omaha Information from Cox.net. Local information provided by Cox Communications.
  • State of Nebraska Homepage. Visit here to find state government links and information.
  • Omaha Weather. Visit this link to see how the weather will be when you visit Omaha.
  • Omaha MapQuest Link. This map centers on downtown Omaha. To locate UNMC and print driving directions, enter "University of Nebraska Medical Center" under the "Find Nearby" search box, or type "South 42nd Street and Emile Street, Omaha, NE, 68198" as the address to map. To locate Creighton University and print driving directions, enter "Creighton University" under the "Find Nearby" search box, or type "2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE, 68178" as the address to map.