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-College town amenities
-Educated population
-Stable economy


-Harsh climate
-Crime rates
-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.

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  • Profile: Capital city/College town
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time
  • Elevation: 1189
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Lincoln
  • Zip Codes: Lincoln (zip 68516)

Quick Facts About Lincoln

    The unemployment rate in Lincoln (zip 68516) is 3.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lincoln (zip 68516) jobs have Increased by 0.33 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lincoln (zip 68516)'s cost of living is 4.40% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Lincoln (zip 68516)'s population is 38,898 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 85.01 percent.
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Lincoln (zip 68516) is $224,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.59%.
    Lincoln (zip 68516) public schools spend $11,196 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Lincoln (zip 68516).

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