Nebraska’s most popular Google searches of 2022

Nebraska's most popular Google searches of 2022


In 2022, Nebraska’s most popular Google searches ranged from cheap gas and blobfish to capybara and country concerts.

This comes from Google’s 12th annual “Year in Search” — a regional breakdown of the most popular searches throughout the year.

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Top 10 “near me” searches


  • estate sales
  • gas prices
  • pilates
  • cheap gas
  • poke
  • indoor water park
  • bingo
  • at home covid test
  • fish restaurants
  • nutrition stores

Lincoln/Hastings/Grand Island/Kearney

  • pediatric dentist
  • cheapest gas
  • night clubs
  • Indian restaurant
  • fish fry
  • country concerts
  • bed and breakfast
  • haunted house
  • gyros
  • convenience store

North Platte

  • grocery stores
  • chiropractor
  • hair salons
  • gas prices
  • oil change
  • thrift stores
  • coffee
  • parks
  • massage
  • Mexican restaurant

From recipes and animals, to music genres and how to be a better lover — here’s a list of other popular searches throughout Nebraska.


  • Omaha: Aperol spritz
  • Scottsbluff/Cheyenne, Wyoming: Tuna casserole
  • Lincoln/Hastings/Grand Island/Kearney: Salmon patty
  • North Platte: French toast

Music genres

  • Omaha: rap | country | rock
  • Scottsbluff/Cheyenne, Wyoming: country | rap | rock
  • Lincoln/Hastings/Grand Island/Kearney: country | rap | rock
  • North Platte: country | rock | rap


  • Omaha: Capybara
  • Scottsbluff/Cheyenne, Wyoming: Blobfish
  • Lincoln/Hastings/Grand Island/Kearney: Merle Pitbull
  • North Platte: Border Collie

“How to become a(n)…”

  • us marshal
  • twitch partner
  • data analyst
  • sports psychologist
  • notary signing agent
  • licensed contractor
  • sub
  • firefighter
  • airline pilot
  • Cpa

“How to be (a)…”

  • good mother
  • better lover
  • better girlfriend
  • better person
  • happy
  • single

“How to learn…”

  • German free
  • python
  • ASL
  • Japanese
  • Spanish


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