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Wahoo is a city in Saunders County, in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area.
It is the county seat.
One tradition says the community was named for a type of shrub used as a medicinal plant by local Indians.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Nebraska named Wahoo. For links to other places called Wahoo, NE, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Wahoo is 41.211N. The longitude is -96.62W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,211 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,010.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Wahoo demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saunders County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 68066 ZIP code.
29% of Wahoo residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wahoo ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wahoo was $16,765, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Wahoo residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Wahoo, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $393. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $864.
Libraries in Wahoo include Wahoo Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Wahoo include Wahoo Newspaper
Saunders County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wahoo political report.
The average commute time for Wahoo workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Wahoo include Super 8 Wahoo.
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