Elkhorn is a suburban neighborhood located in Omaha, Nebraska. Once an independent city, this area was annexed in 2007. Approximately 6,486 residents enjoy top public schools, low crime rates, and the strong sense of community that comes from calling Elkhorn home.

The median household income is around $90,808, which is significantly higher than the state’s average. The median home value for Elkhorn is an estimated $201,783. If you consider the current population and the 3.74 square miles of land, this area has a low population density.

Excellence in education is a top priority for residents of Elkhorn. The percentage of residents with a high school diploma or higher is 95.3 percent. The percentage with a Bachelor’s degree or higher is 33.6 percent. Some of the top public schools include Elkhorn Middle School, Westridge Elementary School, Valley View Middle School and Elkhorn High School.

In addition to the top schools, you will also find amenities a household needs to thrive in Elkhorn including;

  • Golf courses in or around the area- Elkhorn Ridge Golf Course, Skyline Woods Country Club, and Indian Creek Golf Course -Red Feather/Blackbird.
  • Recreational Parks near the town center- Ta-Ha-Zouka Park, Riverwest Park, and Cottonwood Park.
  • Hospitals within close range- Alegent Health Lakeside Hospital, Nebraska Orthopedic Hospital, and The Nebraska Methodist Hospital.
  • Elkhorn is also an excellent choice for urban sophisticates and highly educated executives. More than half of the town’s working population are in executive, management, and professional employment. Sales and service jobs comes in second after executive employment. The average commute time is 21.6 minutes.

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