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Capital: Lincoln
Nickname: The Cornhusker State
Inhabitants: 1.9 million
Largest city: Omaha
Airport: (OMA) Omaha Eppley Airfield
Fun Fact: About 80% of cranes can be found in Nebraska in March.
About Nebraska
The state of Nebraska has a mix of wildlife, from prairies to sand dunes to large rock formations. The sweet corn they make in Nebraska is so popular, you can’t leave the state without tasting the Sweet Nebraska Corn. Or the famous Omaha Steak at one of the steakhouses in Omaha. In addition, it is recommended to attend a Native America Powwow. Nebraska has a rich history of indigenous cultures. Enjoying Nebraska is not that difficult because this state is also called ‘Nebraska Nice’. See mcat-test-centers for a list of 2-year colleges in Nebraska including private technical schools and public community colleges within the state of Nebraska.

Brief History of Nebraska

Population: 1 842.641 thousand people (2011) Area: 200520.0 sq. km Americans call Nebraska the Corn State. According to citypopulationreview.com, Nebraska got its official name from the language of the Sioux Indians. “Ni Brasge” means “flat water”. So the Indians called the Platte River – the largest river in the state, except for the Missouri, where… Read More »