Lincoln Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lincoln, NE

General Lincoln Information

State: Nebraska

County: Lancaster County

Close cities: Waverly, NE, Lincoln, NE, Walton, NE, Roca, NE, Raymond, NE, Pleasant Dale, NE, Davey, NE, Malcolm, NE, Eagle, NE, Denton, NE, Bennet, NE

Lincoln Population (census data)
Total 248,744 (+8.8% since 2000)
Male 123,898 (49.8%)
Female 124,846 (50.2%)

Population Density: 3,333 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.9 (US Avg is 100)

Lincoln Elevation: 1,189 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1869

Land Area: 74.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $47,358

Zip Codes: 68588, 68529, 68516, 68508, 68503, 68520, 68517, 68531, 68521, 68532, 68502, 68583, 68523, 68542, 68510, 68527, 68505, 68512, 68524, 68506, 68526, 68501, 68504, 68507, 68528, 68514, 68509, and 68522.

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Lincoln Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.8%)
  • Hispanic (3.6%)
  • Black (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • Vietnamese (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (39.7%)
  • Irish (12.7%)
  • English (11.0%)
  • Czech (5.8%)
  • Swedish (5.0%)
  • United States (3.9%)
Foriegn Born: 13,246 people (5.3%)
  • Asia (54.5%)
  • Latin America (23.6%)
  • Europe (21.8%)

Local Lincoln Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: Creighton University, University of Nebraska

Lincoln School Information

High Schools
Lincoln East High School (1000 South 70th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Lincoln High School (2229 J Street, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Lincoln Northeast High School (2635 N 63rd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68507 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Lincoln Southeast High School (2930 South 37th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68506 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
North Star High School (5801 N 33rd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68504 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Southwest High School (7001 South 14th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68512 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
C Culler Middle School (5201 Vine Street, Lincoln, NE, 68504 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Dawes Middle School (5130 Colfax Avenue, Lincoln, NE, 68504 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Goodrich Middle School (4600 Lewis Avenue, Lincoln, NE, 68521 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Irving Middle School (2745 South 22nd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68502 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Lefler Middle School (1100 South 48th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Lux Middle School (7800 High Street, Lincoln, NE, 68506 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Mickle Middle School (2500 N 67th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68507 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
North Star Middle School (5801 N 33rd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68504 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Park Middle School (855 South 8th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68508 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Pound Middle School (4740 South 45th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68516 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Scott Middle School (2200 Pine Lake Road, Lincoln, NE, 68516 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Arnold Elementary School (5300 W Knight Drive, Lincoln, NE, 68524 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Beattie Elementary School (1901 Calvert Street, Lincoln, NE, 68502 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Belmont Elementary School (3425 N 14th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68521 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Brownell Elementary School (6000 Aylesworth Avenue, Lincoln, NE, 68505 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Calvert Elementary School (3709 South 46th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68506 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Campbell Elementary School (2200 Dodge Street, Lincoln, NE, 68521 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Cavett Elementary School (7701 South 36th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68516 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Clinton Elementary School (1520 N 29th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68503 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Eastridge Elementary School (6245 L Street, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Elliott Elementary School (225 South 25th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Everett Elementary School (1123 C Street, Lincoln, NE, 68502 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Fredstrom Elementary School (5700 N W 10th, Lincoln, NE, 68521 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Hartley Elementary School (730 N 33rd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68503 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Hawthorne Elementary School (300 South 48th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Holmes Elementary School (5230 Sumner Street, Lincoln, NE, 68506 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Humann Elementary School (6720 Rockwood Lane, Lincoln, NE, 68516 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Huntington Elementary School (2900 N 46th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68504 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Kahoa Elementary School (7700 Leighton Street, Lincoln, NE, 68507 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Lakeview Elementary School (300 Capitol Beach Boulevard, Lincoln, NE, 68528 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Maxey Elementary School (5200 South 75th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68516 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
McPhee Elementary School (820 South 15th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68508 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Meadow Lane Elementary School (7200 Vine Street, Lincoln, NE, 68505 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Morley Elementary School (6800 Monterey Drive, Lincoln, NE, 68506 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Norwood Park Elementary School (4710 N 72nd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68507 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Pershing Elementary School (6402 Judson Street, Lincoln, NE, 68507 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Prescott Elementary School (1930 South 20th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68502 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Pyrtle Elementary School (721 Cottonwood Drive, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Randolph Elementary School (1024 South 37th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68510 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Riley Elementary School (5021 Orchard Street, Lincoln, NE, 68504 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Roper Elementary School (2323 South Coddington Street, Lincoln, NE, 68522 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Rousseau Elementary School (3701 South 33rd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68506 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Ruth Hill Elementary School (5230 Tipperary Trail, Lincoln, NE, 68512 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Saratoga Elementary School (2215 South 13th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68502 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Sheridan Elementary School (3100 Plymouth Avenue, Lincoln, NE, 68502 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
West Lincoln Elementary School (630 W Dawes Avenue, Lincoln, NE, 68521 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Zeman Elementary School (4900 South 52nd Street, Lincoln, NE, 68516 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Bryan Community School (1801 South 40th Street, Lincoln, NE, 68506 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Cheney Public School (9300 Second Street RR 8, Lincoln, NE, 68526 - Cheney Public School District)
ECSE - Homebased (5901 O Street P. O. Box 82889, Lincoln, NE, 68501 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Haines Branch Public School (5001 SW 56th, Lincoln, NE, 68523 - Haines Branch Public School District)
Head Start At Secc (8800 O Street, Lincoln, NE, 68520 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Headstart/First Presbyterian (840 South 17th, Lincoln, NE, 68508 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Malone Community Center (2032 U Street, Lincoln, NE, 68503 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Oak Valley Public School (3200 W McKelvie Road, Lincoln, NE, 68524 - Oak Valley Public School District)
Residential Treatment Center (904 Sumner, Lincoln, NE, 68502 - Lincoln Public Schools District)
Rokeby Public School (701 W Rokeby, Lincoln, NE, 68523 - Rokeby Public School District)

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