About Southport East

Southport East is located in the Omaha suburb of La Vista, one of the fastest growing municipalities in the state of Nebraska. La Vista is part of Sarpy County, Nebraska’s fastest growing county. The 237-acre Southport development area is located at the entrance to La Vista along Giles Road, known as the “Gateway Corridor.”

The Southport East development includes Southport Shopping Center, Fantasy’s Food ‘N’ Fuel with additional retail space, a 120-room Hampton Inn and Suites, Pinnacle Bank and (in 2008) Burger King, Runza, Jimmy John’s and other restaurants and retailers. Several office projects are either open or scheduled to open including PayPal, Inc. (over 3,000 employees currently), Securities America’s three-story, 87,000 sq. ft. headquarters with up to 480 employees. Directly adjacent to Southport East, the Southport West development includes a 128,000 square foot Cabela’s Super Store, an Embassy Suites and Courtyard by Marriott. Connected by the 80,000 sq. ft. La Vista Center, an 8-screen Alamo Draft House is getting ready to open and will be complemented by approx. 34,000 sq. ft. of small shops and a 10,000 sq. ft. Boot Barn. A 154,000 sq. ft. Costco is scheduled to open in late 2016.


» There are over 173,324 people living within 5 miles of the development site.
» Average household income is $72,220 per year.
» There are approx. 9,267 businesses in a 5 mile radius.

Traffic Counts

Over 25,000 cars pass by the Giles and Southport Parkway intersection each day, as determined by a 2015 survey.

Recent Area Activity

» The Nebraska Multisport Complex site, encompassing approximately 184.25 acres of land, is planned for construction nearby Southport East, promising a significant increase in customer activity and higher traffic counts with an estimated 1.2 million visitors per year.
» There is a planned 435-unit apartment community for the land West of the Southport site.