Zip Code 68506 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:27952
Racial Majority:White 90.48%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.4%
Unemployment Rate:1.9%
Median Household Income$58661
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65670
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1260 - 1273 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.78434400, -96.63967400

Zip Code 68506 Description

Zip Code 68506 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68506 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68506 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68506 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68506 is 402. 68506 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68506 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 68506 increased to 27952 from 27268 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68506 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68506 public schools is White. 31% of students in 68506 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 25874 90.48% 25197 +3%
 Black Or African American 474 1.66% 525 -10%
 Hispanic 1015 3.55% 1045 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 149 0.52% 97 +54%
 Asian 553 1.93% 486 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 55 0.19% 27 +104%
 Other Race 35 0% 35 -100%
 Two Or More Races 540 1.67% 540 -12%

Zip Code 68506 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.4%
 Black Or African American 3.7%
 Hispanic 7.5%
 Asian 2.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 6.7%

Zip Code 68506 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2795227268
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households12538
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$58661
Income Under $50K Per Year40.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.00%
68506 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
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68506 Nebraska State Legislature Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
25Suzanne GeistRepublican
29Kate BolzDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$149731
Average Real Estate Sale Price$142539
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 68506 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172739506065635341271739
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395163748488867967493763
Avg Precip (In.).64.692.32.944.463.853.953.462.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68506
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours