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Lincoln Demographics

Population

Population 2000 2010 2016 2021
Lincoln city 229,138 258,392 276,654 293,414
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Population by Age

Population 2010 2016 2021
0-4 18,568 18,502 19,530
5-9 16,928 17,627 18,140
10-14 14,501 16,270 17,344
15-19 19,191 19,507 20,706
20-24 29,893 28,050 27,265
25-29 23,100 24,735 24,039
30-34 18,341 21,444 23,637
35-39 15,983 17,703 20,876
40-44 14,823 15,684 17,292
45-49 15,882 14,952 15,315
50-54 16,222 15,854 15,026
55-59 15,063 16,230 15,606
60-64 12,163 14,545 15,485
65-69 8,001 11,812 13,682
70-74 5,948 8,104 11,203
75-79 5,060 5,899 7,447
80-84 4,230 4,471 5,059
85+ 4,495 5,267 5,760
18+ 199,688 215,730 229,118
Median Age 32 33 34
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Population by Race

Lincoln city 2016
Total 276,654
White Alone 83.870
Black Alone 4.220
American Indian Alone 0.840
Asian Alone 4.660
Pacific Islander Alone 0.070
Some Other Race 3.000
Two or More Races 3.350
Hispanic Origin 7.450
Diversity Index 39.000
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Households

Population 2000 2010 2016 2021
Households 91,656 103,551 110,326 117,051
Housing Units 96,411 110,552 117,399 124,300
Owner Occupied Units 60,691 64,275
Renter Occupied Units 49,634 52,776
Vacant Units 7,073 7,249
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Lincoln city 2016 2021
Median Household $51,102 $56,331
Average Household $66,820 $73,705
Per Capita $27,081 $29,817
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Household Income Base

Lincoln city 2016
<$15,000 13,571
$15,000 - $24,999 11,067
$25,000 - $34,999 12,311
$35,000 - $49,999 16,744
$50,000 - $74,999 21,872
$75,000 - $99,999 13,427
$100,000 - $149,999 13,857
$150,000 - $199,999 4,403
$200,000+ 3,069
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Growth Rate

Lincoln city 2010 - 2014 2014 - 2019
Population 1% 1%
Households 1% 1%
Families 1% 1%
Median Household Income 2%
Per Capita Income 2%
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Lincoln Quality Life

Home Value

Lincoln city 2016 2021
Median Home Value $163,727 $198,465
Average Home Value $195,515 $221,404
<$50,000 3,168 2,558
$50,000 - $99,999 7,252 6,627
$100,000 - $149,999 16,231 8,282
$150,000 - $199,999 13,450 15,132
$200,000 - $249,999 7,864 13,298
$250,000 - $299,999 4,104 7,112
$300,000 - $399,999 5,089 7,178
$400,000 - $499,999 1,843 2,111
$500,000 - $749,999 1,031 1,179
$750,000 - $999,999 299 405
$1,000,000 + 356 387
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing Year Built

Year Range Houses Built
2010 or Later 1,196
2000-2009 18,445
1990-1999 16,706
1980-1989 12,249
1970-1979 17,413
1960-1969 12,594
1950-1959 13,322
1940-1949 3,874
1939 or Before 16,323
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 140,146
In-County Residents 131,450
Out-of-County Residents 8,005
Drive Alone 113,280
Carpooled 13,561
Public Transport 1,858
Work at Home 4,430
Less than 5 minutes 4,012
5-9 minutes 18,373
10-14 minutes 30,603
15-19 minutes 32,777
20-24 minutes 24,323
25-29 minutes 6,566
30-34 minutes 9,717
35-39 minutes 753
40-44 minutes 1,202
45-59 minutes 3,370
60-89 minutes 2,794
90+ minutes 1,226
Average Travel Time 18
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Lincoln Workforce Occupations

Employees By NAICS

Category Number
Total Employees 191,330
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt 115
Mining 56
Utilities 171
Construction 8,290
Manufacturing 10,792
Wholesale Trade 5,443
   
Retail Trade 23,097
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers 2,676
Furn & Home Furnish Str 631
Electronics & Appl Store 1,301
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip 1,981
Food & Beverage Stores 4,362
Health/Pers Care Stores 2,101
Gasoline Stations 387
Clothing/Accessory Store 1,614
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music 1,633
General Merchandise Str 4,152
Misc Store Retailers 1,865
Nonstore Retailers 394
   
Transportation/Warehouse 6,836
Information 7,631
   
Finance & Insurance 15,345
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn 5,685
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv 1,113
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other 8,547
   
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing 3,811
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv 12,055
Legal Services 1,594
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises 237
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt 5,946
Educational Services 11,743
HealthCare/Social Assist 29,949
Arts/Entertainment/Rec 3,093
   
Accommodation/Food Srvcs 14,921
Accommodation 1,587
Food Srv/Drinking Places 13,334
   
Other Srv excl Pub Admin 9,012
Auto Repair/Maintenance 1,759
Public Administration Emp 22,384
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Lincoln Workforce Establishments

Businesses By NAICS

Category Number
Total Businesses 11,863
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus 23
Mining Bus 2
Utilities Bus 9
Construction Bus 1,049
Manufacturing Bus 327
Wholesale Trade Bus 379
   
Retail Trade Bus 1,581
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus 211
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus 70
Electronics & Appl Store Bus 107
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus 166
Food & Beverage Stores Bus 206
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus 149
Gasoline Stations Bus 52
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus 188
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus 117
General Merchandise Str Bus 67
Misc Store Retailers Bus 217
Nonstore Retailers Bus 31
   
Transportation/Warehouse Bus 170
Information Bus 237
   
Finance & Insurance Bus 966
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus 490
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus 161
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus 315
   
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus 571
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus 955
Legal Services Bus 226
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus 15
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus 491
Educational Services Bus 360
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus 1,068
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus 211
   
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus 774
Accommodation Bus 73
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus 701
   
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus 1,575
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus 277
Public Administration Bus 548
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Lincoln Higher Education

Educational Attainment (25+)

Educational Level Attained Number
Some High School 7,444
Graduated High School 32,508
Associates Degree 20,897
Bachelor's Degree 43,785
Graduate Degree 21,164
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Education Expenses

Category Amount
College Tuition $141,432,834
College School Books/Supplies $6,748,243
Voc/Tech School Books/Supplies $148,068
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

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