In 2018, Lincoln, NE had a population of 287k people with a median age of 32.9 and a median household income of $55,388. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lincoln, NE grew from 284,734 to 287,399, a 0.936% increase and its median household income declined from $56,160 to $55,388, a -1.37% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lincoln, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.1%), White (Hispanic) (5.27%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.35%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.25%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (4%). N/A% of the people in Lincoln, NE speak a non-English language, and 95.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lincoln, NE are University of Nebraska-Lincoln (5,641 degrees awarded in 2017), Southeast Community College Area (1,600 degrees), and Doane University-Graduate and Professional Studies (567 degrees).
The median property value in Lincoln, NE is $173,600, and the homeownership rate is 57.1%. Most people in Lincoln, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18 minutes. The average car ownership in Lincoln, NE is 2 cars per household.