Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 68526

Primary City:Lincoln, NE (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Central (8:33am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.73, -96.58
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68526

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68526. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 68526. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68526, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Lincoln, NE
Unacceptable:
Cheney

Stats and Demographics for the 68526 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68526 is located in southeast Nebraska and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68526 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68526 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,800
Population Density 426 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,715
Median Home Value $287,500
Land Area 11.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,640
Median Household Income $112,350

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2022402201497598147197200187171163153664530207
Female196234219143811141732012191721921721466539312211
Total39847443929215621232039841935936333529913184614218

Gender

 Male 2,370 49%
 Female 2,430 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,475 93.2%
 Black Or African American 53 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 151 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 32 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 80 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner132043873733441255510
Renter829392815433
Total212334264013591295813

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,261 77%
 Single Guardian 115 7%
 Singles 220 13%
 Singles With Roommate 44 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 903 55%
 Households with Kids 737 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3235495253514448445444414437443029331315
Female3735444245365552464643364549334232261013
Total697093949887991009010087778986777261592328

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68526 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68526 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 68526 real estate data, the median home value of $287,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68526. Rentals in 68526 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68526 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,800 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,312 77%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 199 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 129 8%
 Households Vacant 75 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 45 60%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 19%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 17%
 2 Bedroom 6 3%
 3+ Bedroom 166 80%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $112,350 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68526 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68526 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,043 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 904 24%
 No Earnings 754 20%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,043 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 904 24%
 No Earnings 754 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,613 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 25 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 1%
 Worked at Home 84 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68526 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 37 2%
 High School Graduate 448 28%
 Associate's degree 143 9%
 Bachelor's degree 584 37%
 Master's degree 167 11%
 Professional school degree 61 4%
 Doctorate degree 136 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 846 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 435 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 114 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68526

ZIP Code 68526 is in the Lincoln Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68526.

Kloefkorn Elementary
6601 Glass Ridge Dr
Lincoln, NE 68526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln Public Schools

Nearby ZIP Codes