The largest city in Nebraska is Omaha, with a population of 478,192 as of 2019. Omaha is the anchor city for the metropolitan area that includes Council Bluffs and several other cities in Iowa and Nebraska. The Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area has an estimated population of 944,316 making it the 42nd largest metro area in the United States. Omaha is located on the Missouri River and is known for its lively downtown district which hosts a variety of events such as Food Truck Fridays, the College World Series (CWS), and live music festivals. The city is also home to several Fortune 500 companies such as Berkshire Hathaway, TD Ameritrade, Mutual of Omaha, and Union Pacific. Omaha is a vibrant and growing city that has much to offer its residents and visitors alike.