Zip Code 68508 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:14475
Racial Majority:White 75.04%
Public School Racial Majority:White 36.7%
Unemployment Rate:1.9%
Median Household Income$23929
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35780
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time15.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1171 - 1181 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.81814100, -96.70822700

Zip Code 68508 Description

Zip Code 68508 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68508 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68508 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68508 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68508 is 402. 68508 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68508 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 68508 increased to 14475 from 13480 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68508 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68508 public schools is White. 76.5% of students in 68508 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11425 75.04% 11016 +4%
 Black Or African American 1035 6.8% 855 +21%
 Hispanic 1636 10.74% 1508 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.33% 105 -51%
 Asian 797 5.23% 662 +20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 13 0.04% 13 -54%
 Two Or More Races 314 1.81% 314 -12%

Zip Code 68508 Race/Ethnicity

 White 36.7%
 Black Or African American 13.1%
 Hispanic 26.6%
 Asian 12%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.5%
 Two or More Races 10%

Zip Code 68508 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1447513480
Male Population54.60%
Female Population45.40%
Total Households4138
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$23929
Income Under $50K Per Year80.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.70%
68508 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$199889
Average Real Estate Sale Price$124037
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 68508 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12172839506066635341271739
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395163748489867967493763
Avg Precip (In.).65.72.272.914.423.833.923.422.892.131.64.8629.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68508
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours