Lincoln, NE

Our Communities

Create New Profile Report

Lincoln Demographics

Population

Population 2000 2010 2015 2020
Lincoln city 229,133 258,379 270,141 283,807
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Population by Age

Population 2010 2015 2020
0-4 18,566 18,137 18,963
5-9 16,928 17,398 17,598
10-14 14,501 16,130 16,999
15-19 19,191 18,910 20,413
20-24 29,893 26,145 25,573
25-29 23,099 25,766 23,128
30-34 18,338 21,085 24,181
35-39 15,982 16,834 19,963
40-44 14,823 15,423 16,335
45-49 15,880 14,438 15,047
50-54 16,221 15,809 14,272
55-59 15,062 16,003 15,282
60-64 12,162 14,185 15,082
65-69 8,001 11,452 13,186
70-74 5,948 7,438 10,477
75-79 5,059 5,544 6,936
80-84 4,230 4,321 4,788
85+ 4,495 5,126 5,583
18+ 199,677 210,120 220,974
Median Age 32 33 34
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Population by Race

Lincoln city 2015
Total 270,141
White Alone 84.552
Black Alone 4.079
American Indian Alone 0.827
Asian Alone 4.344
Pacific Islander Alone 0.067
Some Other Race 2.901
Two or More Races 3.231
Hispanic Origin 7.179
Diversity Index 37.700
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Households

Population 2000 2010 2015 2020
Households 91,654 103,546 108,658 114,502
Housing Units 96,408 110,546 115,886 121,829
Owner Occupied Units 60,263 63,409
Renter Occupied Units 48,396 51,093
Vacant Units 7,228 7,327
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Income

Lincoln city 2015 2020
Median Household $48,431 $57,171
Average Household $64,788 $75,224
Per Capita $26,592 $30,867
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Household Income Base

Lincoln city 2015
<$15,000 14,140
$15,000 - $24,999 12,317
$25,000 - $34,999 12,661
$35,000 - $49,999 16,511
$50,000 - $74,999 20,171
$75,000 - $99,999 13,065
$100,000 - $149,999 12,787
$150,000 - $199,999 3,781
$200,000+ 3,223
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Growth Rate

Lincoln city 2010 - 2014 2014 - 2019
Population 1% 1%
Households 1% 1%
Families 1% 1%
Median Household Income 3%
Per Capita Income 3%
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Lincoln Quality Life

Home Value

Lincoln city 2015 2020
Median Home Value $176,139 $222,185
Average Home Value $205,813 $255,357
<$50,000 1,551 1,119
$50,000 - $99,999 4,636 3,120
$100,000 - $149,999 15,128 6,544
$150,000 - $199,999 16,851 14,171
$200,000 - $249,999 9,134 15,197
$250,000 - $299,999 5,111 9,775
$300,000 - $399,999 4,384 6,950
$400,000 - $499,999 1,649 2,988
$500,000 - $749,999 1,164 2,246
$750,000 - $999,999 246 707
$1,000,000 + 395 577
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Housing Year Built

Year Range Houses Built
2010 or Later 603
2000-2009 18,241
1990-1999 16,879
1980-1989 12,457
1970-1979 17,687
1960-1969 12,011
1950-1959 13,235
1940-1949 3,758
1939 or Before 16,297
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 138,441
In-County Residents 130,325
Out-of-County Residents 7,525
Drive Alone 112,311
Carpooled 12,928
Public Transport 1,781
Work at Home 4,331
Less than 5 minutes 4,073
5-9 minutes 18,802
10-14 minutes 30,459
15-19 minutes 32,340
20-24 minutes 24,567
25-29 minutes 6,470
30-34 minutes 8,943
35-39 minutes 666
40-44 minutes 978
45-59 minutes 3,184
60-89 minutes 2,475
90+ minutes 1,153
Average Travel Time 18
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Lincoln Workforce Occupations

Employees By NAICS

Category Number
Total Employees 187,009
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt 186
Mining 56
Utilities 165
Construction 8,522
Manufacturing 11,097
Wholesale Trade 5,681
   
Retail Trade 22,783
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers 3,051
Furn & Home Furnish Str 612
Electronics & Appl Store 1,150
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip 1,944
Food & Beverage Stores 4,092
Health/Pers Care Stores 1,757
Gasoline Stations 355
Clothing/Accessory Store 1,532
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music 1,701
General Merchandise Str 4,240
Misc Store Retailers 1,928
Nonstore Retailers 421
   
Transportation/Warehouse 6,774
Information 7,228
   
Finance & Insurance 15,672
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn 5,451
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv 954
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other 9,267
   
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing 3,844
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv 10,258
Legal Services 1,535
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises 205
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt 5,826
Educational Services 11,152
HealthCare/Social Assist 29,013
Arts/Entertainment/Rec 3,290
   
Accommodation/Food Srvcs 14,470
Accommodation 1,544
Food Srv/Drinking Places 12,926
   
Other Srv excl Pub Admin 8,436
Auto Repair/Maintenance 1,716
Public Administration Emp 21,442
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Lincoln Workforce Establishments

Businesses By NAICS

Category Number
Total Businesses 11,653
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus 29
Mining Bus 3
Utilities Bus 10
Construction Bus 1,021
Manufacturing Bus 330
Wholesale Trade Bus 396
   
Retail Trade Bus 1,580
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus 217
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus 70
Electronics & Appl Store Bus 109
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus 155
Food & Beverage Stores Bus 209
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus 145
Gasoline Stations Bus 42
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus 186
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus 116
General Merchandise Str Bus 61
Misc Store Retailers Bus 231
Nonstore Retailers Bus 39
   
Transportation/Warehouse Bus 173
Information Bus 221
   
Finance & Insurance Bus 977
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus 499
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus 140
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus 338
   
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus 575
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus 905
Legal Services Bus 224
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus 12
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus 473
Educational Services Bus 331
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus 1,086
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus 210
   
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus 772
Accommodation Bus 65
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus 707
   
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus 1,506
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus 279
Public Administration Bus 543
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Lincoln Higher Education

Educational Attainment (25+)

Educational Level Attained Number
Some High School 6,940
Graduated High School 31,935
Associates Degree 19,737
Bachelor's Degree 42,004
Graduate Degree 22,756
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Education Expenses

Category Amount
College Tuition $149,084,565
College School Books/Supplies $9,083,116
Voc/Tech School Books/Supplies $91,878
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Select a Category

Select a Location

Customize Your Report