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-College town amenities
-Educated population
-Stable economy


-Harsh climate
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-Outdoor recreation

What Bert Has To Say About Lincoln Metro Area

As the capital and higher education center of the state, Lincoln is a livable, small city with a diverse economy. The largest employers include state government, the University of Nebraska, Goodyear, and smaller businesses in printing, insurance, and pharmaceutical manufacturing. The university dominates the landscape and the economy, adding 22,000 students and a healthy set of college-town amenities. It is a major sports draw for the entire state and a larger region of the Midwest, particularly during football season. There are two other small private colleges.


Capital city/College town - Southeast Nebraska along I-80, 60 miles southwest of Omaha See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Nebraska
County: Lancaster County
Metro Area: Lincoln
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City: Lincoln, Waverly, ... 15 total
Zip Codes: 68516, 68521, ... 36 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1189 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Lancaster

    The unemployment rate in Lancaster County is 3.10 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lancaster County jobs have Increased by 0.33 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lancaster County's cost of living is 8.30% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Lancaster County's Cost of Living
    Lancaster County's population is 306,468 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 44.07 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Lancaster County is $150,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.42%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Lancaster County public schools spend $11,707 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Lancaster County. Learn more...

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