Zip Code 68516 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:38956
Racial Majority:White 91.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 83.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$82604
Average Adjusted Gross Income$95390
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1260 - 1404 ft.
Area19 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.73451500, -96.64179400

Zip Code 68516 Description

Zip Code 68516 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68516 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68516 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68516 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68516 is 402. 68516 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68516 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 68516 increased to 38956 from 32776 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68516 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68516 public schools is White. 17.5% of students in 68516 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 35517 91.31% 35426 +0%
 Black Or African American 486 1.25% 544 -11%
 Hispanic 1412 3.63% 1047 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 83 -100%
 Asian 856 2.2% 1154 -26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 47 0% 47 -100%
 Two Or More Races 643 1.61% 643 -2%

Zip Code 68516 Race/Ethnicity

 White 83.2%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 3.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.7%

Zip Code 68516 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3895632776
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households15284
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$82604
Income Under $50K Per Year23.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year37.70%
68516 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
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68516 Nebraska State Legislature Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
25Suzanne GeistRepublican
29Kate BolzDemocrat
30Myron DornRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$189645
Average Real Estate Sale Price$188646
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 68516 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172839506065635341271739
Avg Max Temp (°F)33405164748489867967493763
Avg Precip (In.).69.712.362.954.473.844.053.442.982.211.68.930.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68516
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours