Lincoln (zip 68506), Nebraska 

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Population

29,018

+3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

Median Income

$54,217

Median Home Price

$170,000

Best Places to Live in Lincoln (zip 68506), Nebraska

Capital city/College town - Southeast Nebraska along I-80, 60 miles southwest of Omaha
Pros
-College town amenities
-Educated population
-Stable economy
Cons
-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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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Nebraska
County: Lancaster County
Metro Area: Lincoln Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Lincoln
Zip Codes: Lincoln (zip 68506)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1189 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lincoln (zip 68506) is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lincoln (zip 68506) jobs have increased by 1.54%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lincoln (zip 68506)'s cost of living is 5.00% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lincoln (zip 68506)'s Cost of Living

VOTING
Lancaster county voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2016. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lincoln (zip 68506)'s population is 29,018 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.81%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lincoln (zip 68506) is $170,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.46%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lincoln (zip 68506) 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 68506). More Education


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