Zip Code 68512 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:11659
Racial Majority:White 87.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$59530
Average Adjusted Gross Income$105170
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1204 - 1250 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.73656800, -96.70064400

Zip Code 68512 Description

Zip Code 68512 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68512 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68512 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68512 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68512 is 402. 68512 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68512 is 3.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 68512 increased to 11659 from 6944 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68512 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68512 public schools is White. 18.6% of students in 68512 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10581 87.85% 10309 +3%
 Black Or African American 223 1.85% 227 -2%
 Hispanic 284 2.36% 407 -30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.07% 38 -79%
 Asian 554 4.6% 447 +24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 223 3.27% 223 +77%

Zip Code 68512 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.9%
 Black Or African American 2.7%
 Hispanic 6.4%
 Asian 4.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 5.1%

Zip Code 68512 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population116596944
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households4565
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$59530
Income Under $50K Per Year39.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.60%
68512 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$309382
Average Real Estate Sale Price$227394
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 68512 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172839506066635341271739
Avg Max Temp (°F)33405164748489867967493763
Avg Precip (In.).69.72.322.944.453.8143.42.962.191.67.8729.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68512
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours