If you’re looking for a well-respected, solid community with affordable housing and low unemployment, Papillion, Nebraska, population 19,000, awaits you.
CNN Money.com recently rated Papillion as the 6th best place to live in the U.S.
Being the county seat of Sarpy County, Papillion offers everything from old city charm to new home subdivisions, such as Shadow Lake Town Center to rural farm home property. Houses are affordable, and there are also many beautiful condos and townhomes. In Papillion, location is ideal, as it’s only a short drive into Omaha and other cities in the metro area.
With diverse employers which include TD Ameritrade, Union Pacific Railroad, Mutual of Omaha, Alegent Health, Info USA and ConAgra, to name a few, one can easily see why this area is steeped in Midwestern work ethic for those who live here.
SAC Federal Credit Union will increase that job base in the near future with a new $20 million four story headquarters in the city of Papillion. As the business sector continues to grow in this area, so do the opportunities for it residents.
In the past, many residents of Papillion have traveled outside of the city to work. Over the next two years, it is likely that more residents than ever will have job opportunities right in Papillion.
As far as retail trade opportunities, Shadow Lake Towne Center shopping mall, as well as Market Point near 72nd and Peters Parkway continue to increase shopping opportunities for the area, especially with the addition of a Chick-fil-A, and Pier One Imports added most recently to the list. The original downtown area on 84th St. continually works to revitalize itself by upgrading an old parking lot into a landscape park and adding new businesses in the quaint downtown setting.