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The Economic Development Overview is a quarterly newsletter highlighting significant economic development events in NPPD's service area.

View current issue: Economic Development Overview

Past issues:

IO issues Winter 2013-14
IO issues Fall 2013
IO issues Summer 2013
IO issues Spring 2013
IO issues Winter 2012-13
IO issues Fall 2012
IO issues Summer 2012
IO issues Spring 2012
IO issues Winter 2011-12

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study Food Processing Industry (1/14)
study Mfgs of Fabricated Metal Products (11/13)
study Manufacturers of Plastics Products (5/12)

Visit Targeting & Opportunity Studies on this website for additional study titles and information.

Complete the Request Form to receive announcements when new studies are completed.

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NPPD's research team has produced more than 40 agriculture and livestock related studies for Nebraska communities and counties. Examples include Ag Related Opportunity studies, Agriculture & Livestock Production studies, and county-specific Livestock studies.

Please visit Research & Data for further information or contact our office by calling (800) 282-6773, ext 5334 or emailing

Complete the Request Form (right side of page) to receive study announcements via email.

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There is a multitude of data available down to the local (community) level within this website. Data are updated on an ongoing basis as they become available.

Visit Community Information for a detailed listing of data available and links to find it.

The "City Search" database allows you to search for data on an individual basis for for everything available. Results have direct links to information such as NEDI Community Profiles, local websites, Facts Books, Trend Studies, available industrial properties, and more!

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 * Neb. Communities
 * Neb. Economic Outlook
 * ED Courses
 * Nebraska ED Sites
 * Gov't Sites
 * Stats & Demographics
 * Business & Econ. Info
   * Work/Live in Neb.
 * Regional Economy
 * Small Business Help
 * National Economy
 * Sites to Find Info
 * Power Sites
 * Climate, Weather & Storm Data

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Nebraska Communities

  • Community Profiles
  • Community/County GIS Data
  • Nebraska Community Links
  • Public Power Provider Links
  • Economic Development Group Links
  • NEDED's Community & School Links
  • Nebraska Economic Outlook

  • UNL Bureau of Business Research
  • Business in Nebraska June 2006
  • Business in Nebraska Dec. 2005
  • Economic Development Courses

  • International Econ Dev Council
  • IEDC National Data Standards (Excel download)
  • Economic Development Institute (EDI)
  • Heartland Econ Dev Course
  • Nebraska Economic Development Sites

  • Nebraska Advantage Incentives
  • CallCenterSites.Net - Facility Listing
  • Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)
  • Ethanol Sites! (
  • Fast Facility - Facility Listings
  • Neb. Dept. of Econ Dev (NEDED)
  • Nebraska Econ. Dev. Information Online
  • NEDI Online
  • Neb. Economic Developers Assoc. (NEDA)
  • Neb. Public Power District (NPPD)
  • Neb. Mfg. Extension Partnership
  • Nebraska Econ Dev Groups Links
  • Rural Renaissance - Small Town Nebraska
  • Sites Across America
  • Government Sites

  • Advanced Technology Program (ATP)
  • Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)
  • Dept. of Commerce (DOC)
  • Department of Energy (DOE)
  • Dept. of Housing & Urban Dev (HUD)
  • Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (DOE)
  • Economic Development Administration
  • The Federal Marketplace
  • FedWorld Information Network
  • IRS Tax Information
  • National Rural Dev. Partnership (NDRP)
  • Neb. Dept of Environmental Quality (NDEQ)
  • Nebraska State Agencies
  • State of Nebraska
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
  • USDA Rural Development (Nebraska)
  • Statistics & Demographics

  • American Fact Finder
  • Bureau of Econ. Analysis (US DOC)
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics (U.S. DOL)
  • Bureau of Transportation Stats (BTS)
  • Consumer Price Index
  • Cost of Living (Salary Calculator)
  • Economy at a Glance (BLS)
  • Fed Stats
  • Government Technology
  • National Agriculture Stats Service
  • National Center for Education Stats
  • National Center for Health Stats
  • Statistics Canada
  • State of the Cities Data (DHUD)
  • U.K. Central Statistics (National)
  • UNL Bureau of Bus. Research (Neb.)
  • UNO - Center for Public Affairs Research (CPAR)
  • U.S. Census Bureau
  • USDA Ag Statistics - Nebraska
  • USDA Economic Research Service
  • Business & Economic Information

  • American Demographics Magazine
  • Area Development Online
  • Business Wire
  • CoreNet Global
  • The Dismal Scientist
  • Economagic (access to data series)
  • The NAM Site Selection Network
  • New York Times
  • Site Selection
  • WebEc- Economic Web Resources
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    Nebraska Calling CardNebraska Calling Card - This useful card has contact numbers from the Nebraska Film Office to the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality. Whether you are trying to find UNL's Food Processing Center or some other state or federal office, the Nebraska Calling Card will help you find the right agency to call.

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    Nebraska Public Power District - renewable energy area.

    PDF Nebraska Wind Energy Brochure

    PDF Nebraska Bio Fuels Brochure

    Work/Live in Nebraska

  • Nebraska Workforce Development
  • Nebraska Career Connections
  • I-80 Nebraska Careers
  • Nebraska Rural Living
  • Norfolk Area Recruiters
  • Regional Economy

  • @griculture Online
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
  • Geospatial & Stat Data Center (GeoStat)
  • KCFRB Center for the Study of Rural America
  • Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank
  • Nebraska Dept of Econ Dev
  • Regional Economic Conditions (FDIC)
  • St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank
  • Small Business Help

  • Nebraska Dairy - UNL
  • Nebraska Training (business)
  • Federal MarketPlace
  • Food Processing Center - UNL
  • Be the Boss
  • Hoovers Online
  • Idea Cafe
  • NRECA - Small Business University
  • Thomson & Thomson Name Search
  • SBA Office of Advocacy
  • U.S. Small Business Admin.
  • Venture Capital Resource Library
  • National Economy

  • Center on Budget & Policy Priorities
  • New York Federal Reserve Bank
  • Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank
  • Sites to Help You Find Things

  • Google Earth Search
  • Big Book Directory Search
  • WhoWhere
  • Switchboard
  • InfoSpace
  • MapQuest! Interactive Atlas
  • National Address Server
  • Newslink - Newspapers of the World
  • News Voyager - US Newspapers
  • Internet Public Library - World Newspapers
  • International Newspaper Directory

    Power Sites

  • Nebraska Public Power District
  • Public Power District Links
  • Climate, Weather & Storm Data

  • Storm Damage & History (State & County Data)
  • The Weather Channel's
  • Weather Underground
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Climate History (NOAA)
  • Road Conditions: 511 Nebraska

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