Homes in Gretna, Nebraska are located just a few minutes outside of West Omaha. The city is well-regarded for its small town feel and great location that allows easy access to both Lincoln and Omaha. With a population 4,837, Gretna’s proximity to Interstate 80, Hwys 6, 31 and 370 make travel to these main cities extremely convenient.
Shadow Lake, Village Pointe and L Street Shopping are close in addition to the local town grocery store, fitness center, salons, restaurants, medical and professional services, and other retail services. Gretna offers top ranked schools, parks, library, sport clubs, pool, recreation, multiple religious organizations, multi-age activities options, and many living options. In 2012, Nebraska Crossing Outlet Mall will be remodeled and new well known outlets will move in and join some of the existing stores.
Gretna offers something for everyone including the trendy historic homes that fill the brick-paved streets within the town’s city limits. Traditional farming homesteads surround the town and are a large part of the Gretna community. There are also many “acreage” communities that surround the outskirts of town. New homes are being built consistently.
The Gretna School District is top ranked in the state, and has been awarded for their academic as well as extra-curricular activities including sports and drama teams. As of 2012, there will be 4 elementary schools, a middle school and a high school.