Come Home to Pierce County, Nebraska
Pierce County, Nebraska is growing, in part due to alumni moving home. After graduating and leaving, many people are finding that Pierce County is where they want to raise their own family. It makes sense - after all, our housing is affordable, our schools are safe and highly rated, we’re near the city but far enough away to have a strong culture and neighborhood feel, and there are good job opportunities. You can truly have it all in Pierce County, Nebraska.
Housing is Affordable in Pierce County, Nebraska
According to Best Places, living in Pierce County costs a mere 83.4% of the average cost of living in the United States. The median home price is $198,500 compared with $338,100 for the rest of the country. This results in an immediate reduction in household expenses, making things more comfortable for growing families and retirees. Naturally, Pierce County is also an incredible place to purchase your first home.
Housing Developers Are Welcome
Pierce County Economic Development is actively working with housing developers to build more owner occupied and rental housing in Pierce County. We have provided grants and financial assistance on various projects and are open to considering any housing-related proposal. Contact us to discuss available properties and incentives for housing development.
Housing development projects supported by PCED and our partners include:
- Townhomes in Plainview (grants)
- Duplexes in Pierce (grants)
- Apartment complex (grant pending)
- Single family lots in Plainview (city purchased and sold lots for $1,000 each)
- Single family lots in Pierce (city used ARPA funds for infrastructure)
- Single family lots in Hadar
Download the county wide housing study here.