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Overview

Introduction to Papillion, Nebraska

Papillion, Nebraska, in Sarpy county, is 9 miles SW of Omaha, Nebraska. The city is part of the Omaha metropolitan statistical area.

Papillion History

Named after the Papillion Creek, the town is often referred to as Papio. It is one of the last remaining frontier towns built in the model of 19th century Paris.

Papillion and nearby Attractions

  • John Sautter House
  • Halleck Park
  • Papio Bay Aquatic Park
  • Papillion Family History Center

Things To Do In Papillion

Papillion has a large number of recreational facilities. One can spend their leisure at the Papio Fun Park, Monarch Field or at E. A. Fricke Field. The John Sautter House and the Papillion Family History Center provides insight into the social and cultural history of the city. The city hosts Papillion Days every year.

Papillion Transportation

Eppley Airfield Airport offers air transportation facilities.

Papillion Higher Education

Bellevue University, Creighton University, Iowa Western Community College and Metropolitan Community College are all nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population19,520
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens12.3%
Employed Population 16+11,007
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married58.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.5%
Median Earnings25+$42,352
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,346
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,305

Wealth

Median Family Income$91,587
% Above Poverty Level96.1%
% Below Poverty Level3.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone22.5%
Median Gross Rent$829
Median House Value$167,200

Ancestry

German32.8%
Irish16.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14%
English10.4%
Italian5.2%
Polish5.2%
French Except Basque4.4%
Czech4%
Swedish3.4%
Dutch2.9%
Scottish2.9%
Danishn2.2%
Norwegian1.8%
Welsh0.9%
Greek0.9%
Swiss0.6%
Arab0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Croatian0.4%
African0.4%
Portuguese0.4%
Canadian0.4%
US/American0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Slovene0.2%
Russian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Palestinian0.2%
Finnish0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Icelander0.1%
Australian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Luxemburger0.1%
Latvian0.1%
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Papillion Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sarpy County
Standard Zip Codes68046, 68133
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.15
Approximate Longitude-96.04

Papillion Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationOMAHA EPPLEY AP
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip30.2 inches
StationGLENWOOD 3 SW
Distance17.9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 32 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip33.2 inches
StationBLAIR
Distance27.8 miles
Jan Temp11 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip30.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bellevue52,993$70,188
Cedar Creek432$75,750
La Vista17,064$71,038
Omaha443,072$66,867
Ralston7,334$62,736
Springfield1,516$73,523

Papillion Public Libraries

Sump Memorial Library
222 NORTH JEFFERSON
Papillion, Nebraska
(402) 597-2040

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Papillion Hospitals

Chi Health Midlands
11111 South 84th St
(402) 593-3000

Papillion Public Schools

Bell Elementary
7909 Reed Street
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0408
Primary
Total Enrollment 541
Carriage Hill Elementary Sch
400 Cedardale Rd
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0449
Primary
Total Enrollment 470
Hickory Hill Elementary Sch
1307 Rogers Dr
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0469
Primary
Total Enrollment 408
Papillion Junior High School
423 S Washington St
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0424
Middle
Total Enrollment 843
Papillion-la Vista Early Childhood Center (plecc)
1211 N Monroe St
ZIP: 68046
(402) 514-3243
Primary
Total Enrollment 93
Papillion-la Vista Senior High
402 E Centennial Rd
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0400
High
Total Enrollment 1719
Papillion-la Vista South H S
10799 Hwy 370
ZIP: 68046
(402) 829-4600
High
Total Enrollment 1709
Patrick J Thomas Juvenile Cntr
9701 Portal Road
ZIP: 68046
(402) 537-7030
Patriot Elementary
1701 Hardwood Dr
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0405
Primary
Total Enrollment 582
Sarpy Co Coop Head Start-bellevue
701 Olson Drive, Suite 111 Hart
ZIP: 68046
(402) 339-6592
Primary
Total Enrollment 106
Sarpy Co Coop Head Start-gretna
701 Olson Drive, Suite 111 Hart
ZIP: 68046
(402) 339-6592
Primary
Total Enrollment 1
Sarpy Co Coop Head Start-papillion-la Vista
701 Olson Drive, Suite 111 Hart
ZIP: 68046
(402) 339-6592
Primary
Total Enrollment 86
Sarpy Co Coop Head Start-springfield Platteview
701 Olson Drive, Suite 111 Hart
ZIP: 68046
(402) 339-6592
Primary
Total Enrollment 5
Tara Heights Elementary School
700 Tara Rd
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0445
Primary
Total Enrollment 355
Trumble Park Elementary School
500 Valley Rd
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-0466
Primary
Total Enrollment 414
Walnut Creek Elementary
720 Fenwick St
ZIP: 68046
(402) 898-9630
Primary
Total Enrollment 475
Rumsey Station Elementary Sch
110 Eagle Ridge Dr
ZIP: 68133
(402) 898-0475
Primary
Total Enrollment 433

Papillion Private Schools

St Columbkille School
224 E 5th St
ZIP: 68046
Elementary
Total Enrollment 517
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