Zip Code 68503 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:15264
Racial Majority:White 62.28%
Public School Racial Majority:White 38.2%
Unemployment Rate:1.9%
Median Household Income$33808
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33920
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time16.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1191 - 1214 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.82314500, -96.67558600

Zip Code 68503 Description

Zip Code 68503 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68503 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68503 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68503 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68503 is 402. 68503 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68503 is 1.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 68503 decreased to 15264 from 16026 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68503 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68503 public schools is White. 90.3% of students in 68503 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9927 62.28% 9679 +3%
 Black Or African American 1471 9.23% 1322 +11%
 Hispanic 1758 11.03% 1701 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 202 1.27% 224 -10%
 Asian 2192 13.75% 1611 +36%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 53 0.22% 53 -34%
 Two Or More Races 667 2.23% 667 -47%

Zip Code 68503 Race/Ethnicity

 White 38.2%
 Black Or African American 19.9%
 Hispanic 25.5%
 Asian 5.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 9.6%

Zip Code 68503 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1526416026
Male Population52.70%
Female Population47.30%
Total Households6024
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33808
Income Under $50K Per Year69.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.10%
68503 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$92607
Average Real Estate Sale Price$81000
Current Unemployment Level 1.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47i - Loess and Glacial Drift Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 68503 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172739506065635341271739
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395163748488867867493762
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68503
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours