Zip Code 68524 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:5983
Racial Majority:White 79.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 66.6%
Unemployment Rate:1.9%
Median Household Income$51770
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50420
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1198 - 1335 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.86566700, -96.80987300

Zip Code 68524 Description

Zip Code 68524 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68524 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68524 is LINCOLN, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68524 are contained within or border the city limits of Lincoln, NE, . The area code for zip code 68524 is 402. 68524 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68524 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 68524 increased to 5983 from 4858 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68524 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 68524 public schools is White. 66% of students in 68524 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4754 79.58% 4751 +0%
 Black Or African American 430 7.2% 320 +34%
 Hispanic 622 10.41% 563 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.07% 70 -94%
 Asian 26 0.44% 62 -58%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.12% 4 +75%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 201 2.19% 201 -35%

Zip Code 68524 Race/Ethnicity

 White 66.6%
 Black Or African American 5.5%
 Hispanic 15.8%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2%
 Two or More Races 9.4%

Zip Code 68524 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population59834858
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households1917
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51770
Income Under $50K Per Year46.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
68524 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$124133
Average Real Estate Sale Price$153157
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 68524 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172839506066635341271639
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395164748589867866493663
Avg Precip (In.).66.672.272.944.383.723.73.422.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68524
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Amold Heights
Oak Hills