Housing is Affordable in Thayer County, Nebraska

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High salaries and low cost of living make “Silicon Prairie” one of the top places for growth in tech jobs

– Bloomberg.com, September 24, 2015

Housing costs less in Thayer County than it does in the majority of the United States. It’s so low that the median home price in Thayer County is just $77,850! Young adults and retirees appreciate that smaller homes can cost even less, coming in around $50,000. 

Of course, another benefit of living in Thayer County is the amount of land that’s available for building. There is room to grow and spread out here. Many families find that they prefer to build their dream home in one of our charming communities or near beautiful Nebraska farms. 

Come Build in Thayer County

Developers are welcome here. TCEDA is interested in working with builders and developers interested in building single family or smaller multi family developments within the project. Contact us to discuss opportunities. 

Home Ownership Program (HOP)

Thayer County Economic Development Alliance has available funds awarded through the Nebraska Affordable Housing Program to provide down payment assistance to Homebuyers for the purchase of existing homes, within Thayer County. This Program Summary Sheet will outline the requirements of the Program. The Southeast Nebraska Development District (SENDD) has been contracted by TCEDA to conduct housing management of the program.

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