Lincoln, NE 68527 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68527: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lincoln, NE 68527

Not Acceptable, USPS
Prairie Home, NE 68527

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lancaster County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.843, Longitude -96.535
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 7
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 507
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 507

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Lincoln, NE 68527 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,658
Daytime Population: Workers 812
Daytime Population: Residents 699
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,511
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 1,650
Population in Familes 1,352
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 54
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $84,324
Average Household Income $96,851
Per Capita Income $37,582


Total Housing Units 678 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 471 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 171 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $266,414
Average Home Value $283,864


Total Households 642
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 452
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 9.48% 2.96%
Households 10.51% 2.94%
Families 8.94% 2.72%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Lincoln, NE 68527 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68527 to the other 586 ZIP Codes in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 164 72nd
Population Density # 110 81st
Diversity Index # 258 56th
Median Household Income # 32 95th
Per Capita Income # 39 94th

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