Zip Code 68505 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:15137
Racial Majority:White 90.25%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.7%
Unemployment Rate:1.9%
Median Household Income$53859
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54650
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1198 - 1234 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.82440700, -96.61577700

Zip Code 68505 Description

Zip Code 68505 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68505 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68505 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68505 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68505 is 402. 68505 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68505 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 68505 increased to 15137 from 13580 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68505 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68505 public schools is White. 53.6% of students in 68505 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14557 90.25% 13542 +7%
 Black Or African American 292 1.81% 303 -4%
 Hispanic 498 3.09% 571 -13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.37% 49 +22%
 Asian 429 2.66% 394 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.07% 4 +200%
 Other Race 20 0% 20 -100%
 Two Or More Races 254 1.75% 254 +11%

Zip Code 68505 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.7%
 Black Or African American 2.2%
 Hispanic 13.4%
 Asian 3.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 8.1%

Zip Code 68505 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1513713580
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households6529
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53859
Income Under $50K Per Year45.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.30%
68505 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$137265
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132635
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 5a: -20F to -15F
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 68505 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172739506065635340271639
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395163748488867867493762
Avg Precip (In.).66.712.32.944.473.843.933.482.932.161.66.8729.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68505
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Sunrise Hills
University Place