|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lincoln is 292,657. Lincoln, Nebraska is the 71st largest city in the US.
Lincoln is located entirely in Lancaster County.
The current population of Lincoln (292,657) is it's peak population.
Lincoln has grown 28.5% since the 2000. Lincoln, Nebraska is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
No, Lincoln is the second largest city in the state of Nebraska based on population. The biggest city, Omaha, is 1.7x bigger than Lincoln.
Lincoln has a population density of 2,899.4 people per square mile. Lincoln has the 8th highest population density in Nebraska.
|66||Newark, New Jersey||307,220||12.6%|
|67||St. Paul, Minnesota||307,193||7.1%|
|69||Greensboro, North Carolina||298,263||30.5%|
|70||St. Louis, Missouri||293,310||-15.4%|
|74||Durham, North Carolina||285,527||51.1%|
|75||Jersey City, New Jersey||283,927||18.2%|
|77||Chula Vista, California||277,220||57.8%|
The total voting age population of Lincoln, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 208,292. The voting age population is 49.8% male and 50.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.0% of the residents of Lincoln are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lincoln are 84.9% White, 4.6% Asian, 4.4% Black, 3.9% Two or more races, 1.5% Other, 0.7% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 7.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lincoln, 13.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.2%. On a per-household basis, 8.0% of families are below the poverty line in Lincoln.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.6% of Lincoln residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.3% of Lincoln residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 39.6% have a bachelor's degree and 14.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lincoln residents aged 5 and older, 12.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lincoln is 3.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lincoln, 17.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lincoln is $57,746.
In Lincoln, 57.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.0% of housing units in Lincoln.
Of all the housing units in Lincoln, 14.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Lincoln, 21.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 25,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lincoln is $852.
In Lincoln, 87.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.