Lincoln, NE
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Lincoln Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Lincoln Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
287,401

Age

PEOPLE OF Nebraska DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.75
5 To 17 15.95
18 To 24 16.01
25 To 34 14.86
35 To 54 22.92
55 To 64 11.04
65 Years And Over 12.48

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 11.0
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 92.9
COLLEGE GRADUATES 37.8

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Lincoln 28839 24666.285210251146 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Lincoln 53089 24555.458162769723 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
15.1%

Employment Industries in Lincoln

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 13.7
Education 13.3
Retail 11.3
Manufacturing 9.2
Accommodation 7.8
Finance 6.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 6.1
Construction 5.9
Public Service 5.9
Other 4.6
Administration 3.8
Transportation 3.2
Wholesale 2.2
Information Technology 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 80.6
Black Or African American 4.3
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.5
Asian 4.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.3

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 36.3
Irish 12.1
English 8.6
Czech 5.2
Swedish 4.2
Polish 2.6
Dutch 2.3
Italian 2.2
French 2.2
Norwegian 1.9
Danish 1.8
Scottish 1.7
European 1.4
Scots-Irish 0.8
Russian 0.8
Welsh 0.8
Iraqi 0.7
Swiss 0.5
British 0.5
African 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 87.5
Spanish 4.8
Vietnamese 2.0
Arabic 1.1
Chinese 0.9
Langs. of India 0.5
Other Asian languages 0.5
Slavic languages 0.4
Other Indo-European 0.4
German/Yiddish 0.4
African languages 0.2
French 0.2
Korean 0.2
Native American languages 0.2
Russian 0.1
Pacific Island languages 0.1
Serbo-Croatian 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
Persian 0.1

Foreign Born Lincoln Residents:
8.4%