Lincoln, Nebraska 

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Economy in Lincoln, Nebraska

Lincoln has an unemployment rate of 3.0%. The US average is 3.7%.

Lincoln has seen the job market increase by 1.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.1%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lincoln
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lincoln is 7.2%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lincoln is 6.8%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lincoln
- The average income of a Lincoln resident is $26,574 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lincoln resident is $49,794 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLincoln, NebraskaUnited States
  3.0%3.7%
  1.5%1.6%
  31.1%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  6.8%4.6%
  $28,839$31,177
  $53,089$57,652
  $71,756$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.9%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.9%6.2%
  9.7%10.4%
  2.0%2.7%
  11.5%11.6%
  3.2%4.1%
  0.7%0.9%
  2.3%2.1%
  6.5%4.7%
  1.2%1.9%
  5.7%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.7%4.3%
  13.0%9.3%
  13.9%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  7.5%7.4%
  4.3%4.9%
  5.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lincoln    66 Reviews
    Friendly city on-par drivrs compared 2 other citys - 9/16/2020
    I grew up in Lincoln. As a child I have nothing but fond memories of this city. I moved around a few times, places including Crete, and Omaha. Lincoln gives you the best... Read More

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    Nice Place to Retire To - 6/8/2020
    I've lived in Lincoln for 7 years and love it. Communities are safe, and if you forget to close your garage door, neighbors will call you. There are lots of trails that... Read More

    DEFINITELY not for everyone... - 4/15/2020
    I lived in Lincoln for 4 years and can honestly say that I never felt accepted into the community. I moved here from Wichita and thought Lincoln would be the right kind... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN LINCOLN, NEBRASKA
    68516, 68521, 68506, 68502, 68510, 68505, 68504, 68503, 68508, 68507, ... 19 more

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