Zip Code 68522 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:12728
Racial Majority:White 75.61%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.4%
Unemployment Rate:1.9%
Median Household Income$56935
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53470
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1178 - 1221 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.79095900, -96.76119700

Zip Code 68522 Description

Zip Code 68522 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68522 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68522 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68522 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68522 is 402. 68522 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68522 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 68522 increased to 12728 from 8192 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68522 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68522 public schools is White. 47% of students in 68522 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9662 75.61% 9996 -3%
 Black Or African American 889 6.96% 723 +23%
 Hispanic 1176 9.2% 993 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.5% 105 -39%
 Asian 637 4.99% 601 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 118 0.92% 10 +1080%
 Other Race 9 0.39% 9 +456%
 Two Or More Races 291 1.42% 291 -37%

Zip Code 68522 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.4%
 Black Or African American 5.1%
 Hispanic 11.8%
 Asian 5.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 8.2%

Zip Code 68522 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population127288192
Male Population55.30%
Female Population44.70%
Total Households4079
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$56935
Income Under $50K Per Year41.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.30%
68522 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$151244
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125910
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 68522 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172839506066635341271739
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395163748589867966493763
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68522
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
South Salt Creek
West A