Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE

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2022 Population
149,438
0.474% 1-year decline
US Senator
Deb Fischer
Republican Party
US Senator
Pete Ricketts
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
38.2
1.33% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
6.96%
1.8% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$85,561
8.24% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$277,000
15.4% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
76,275
0.509% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE had a population of 149k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $85,561. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE declined from 150,149 to 149,438, a −0.474% decrease and its median household income grew from $79,044 to $85,561, a 8.24% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.1%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.92%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.11%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.69%), and White (Hispanic) (2.57%).

8.83% of the households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.1% of the residents in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are Union College (181738) (242 degrees awarded in 2022), Bryan College of Health Sciences (171 degrees), and College of Hair Design-East Campus (93 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was $277,000, and the homeownership rate was 70%.

Most people in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was 2 cars per household.

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Population & Diversity

Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE is home to a population of 149k people, from which 97.1% are citizens. As of 2022, 6.62% of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE residents were born outside of the country (9.89k people).

In 2022, there were 21.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (126k people) in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.86k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 4.64k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are Spanish (4,059 households), Other Indo-European Languages (1,175 households), and Vietnamese (966 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
75,082
Women
50.2%
74,388
Men
49.8%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 149,470 inhabitants, with 49.8% men, and 50.2% women.

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Citizenship

97.1%
2022 Citizenship
97%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.1% of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was 97%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    126k ± 2.48k
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    5.86k ± 781
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    4.64k ± 636
5.59%
Hispanic Population
8.35k people

In 2022, there were 21.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (126k people) in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.86k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 4.64k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.59% of the people in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are hispanic (8.35k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    1,387 ± 910 people
  2. India
    808 ± 696 people
  3. Vietnam
    805 ± 695 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was Mexico, the natal country of 1,387 Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE residents, followed by India with 808 and Vietnam with 805.

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Foreign-Born Population

6.62%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
9.89k people
6.74%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
10.1k people

As of 2022, 6.62% of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE residents (9.89k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was 6.74%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    4,059 households (2.89%)
  2. Other Indo-European Languages
    1,175 households (0.836%)
  3. Vietnamese
    966 households (0.687%)

8.83% of the households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was Spanish. 2.89% of the households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,380 ± 318
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,420 ± 260
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,075 ± 230

Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.68 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE employs 76.3k people. The largest industries in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are Elementary & secondary schools (5,423 people), Construction (4,623 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (4,476 people), and the highest paying industries are Offices of physicians ($146,344), Advertising, public relations & related services ($135,031), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($117,814).

Males in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $62,825. The income inequality in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE (measured using the Gini index) is 0.447, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
36,457
Women
48.6%
38,560
Men
51.4%

The workforce of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE in 2020 was 75,017 people, with 48.6% woman, and 51.4% men.

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Occupations

76.3k
2022 Value
0.509%
1 Year growth
± 0.509%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE grew at a rate of 0.509%, from 75.9k employees to 76.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE, are Other managers (2,449 people), Registered nurses (2,089 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (2,011 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

76.3k
2022 Value
0.509%
1 Year growth
± 0.509%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE grew at a rate of 0.509%, from 75.9k employees to 76.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE, are Elementary & secondary schools (5,423 people), Construction (4,623 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (4,476 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE, though some of these residents may live in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$58,386
Median earning men ± $1,619
$41,795
Median earning women ± $1,369

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($75,981), Public Administration ($72,756), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($71,385).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,048), Public Administration ($51,788), and Manufacturing ($48,405).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.25%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.03M people employed in Nebraska. This represents a 2.25% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 8.87%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Nebraska went to Donald J. Trump with 58.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (39.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.12%).

Deb Fischer and Pete Ricketts are the senators currently representing the state of Nebraska. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Nebraska is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Nebraska

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Senator from Nebraska1
  1. Deb Fischer
    Assumed office on January 3, 2013
  2. Pete Ricketts
    Assumed office on January 12, 2023
    Appointed to the seat on January 12, 2023 following the resignation of Ben Sasse.

Deb Fischer and Pete Ricketts are the senators currently representing Nebraska.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Nebraska

Nebraska is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE awarded 519 degrees. The student population of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 327 male students and 1,236 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are White (373 and 72.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (60 and 11.7%), Black or African American (29 and 5.65%), and Two or More Races (25 and 4.87%).

The largest universities in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE by number of degrees awarded are Union College (181738) (242 and 46.6%), Bryan College of Health Sciences (171 and 32.9%), and College of Hair Design-East Campus (93 and 17.9%).

The most popular majors in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE are Registered Nursing (144 and 27.7%), Aesthetician & Skin Care Specialist (62 and 11.9%), and General Biomedical Sciences (58 and 11.2%).

The median tuition cost in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE for private four year colleges is $21,145.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

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Measure

In 2022 in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE, the percentage of applicants admitted was 93.7%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 15.5%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 1,563 (20.9% men and 79.1% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 1,563 students enrolled in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE, 20.9% men and 79.1% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 1,034 records, of which 82.6% were women and 17.4% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 18 degrees awarded
  2. 144 degrees awarded
  3. 25 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was General Biomedical Sciences with 18 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 242 degrees awarded
  2. 171 degrees awarded
  3. 93 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Union College (181738) with 242 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 115 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE, which is 0.285 times less than the 404 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 373 degrees mean that there were 6.22 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 60 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($21,145) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($1,375) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($1,700) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.92% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.754% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE in 2022 were Bachelors Degree (30.7k), Some college (25.4k), and High School or Equivalent (22.3k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was $277,000 in 2022, which is 0.983 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $240,100 to $277,000, a 15.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE is 70%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE have an average commute time of 19.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE is $85,561. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was Douglas County--Omaha City (Southwest) PUMA, NE with a value of $96,862, followed by Sarpy County--Bellevue City PUMA, NE and Douglas County--Omaha City (Northwest) PUMA, NE, with respective values of $95,911 and $92,250.

Property

$277,000
Median Property Value 2022
±$3,789
$41,831
Median Property Taxes
±$1,148

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Rent vs Own

70%
Homeownership
2022
63.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 70% of the housing units in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 70.2%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was Douglas County--Omaha City (Southwest) PUMA, NE with a value of $96,862, followed by Sarpy County--Bellevue City PUMA, NE and Douglas County--Omaha City (Northwest) PUMA, NE, with respective values of $95,911 and $92,250.

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Household Income

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$85,561
Median Household Income
± $2,356
59.7k
Number of Households
± 1,711

In 2022, the median household income of the 59.7k households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE grew to $85,561 from the previous year's value of $79,044.

The following chart displays the households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

0.447
2022 Wage GINI in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE
0.448
2021 Wage GINI in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE

In 2022, the income inequality in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was 0.447 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.27% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (78%)
  2. Worked At Home (10.6%)
  3. Carpooled (8.67%)

In 2022, 78% of workers in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (10.6%) and those who carpooled to work (8.67%).

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Commute Time

19.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE have a shorter commute time (19.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.24% of the workforce in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

6.96% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE (10.1k out of 145k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 18 - 24, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

95.3% of the population of Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE has health coverage, with 61% on employee plans, 7.2% on Medicaid, 12.8% on Medicare, 13.1% on non-group plans, and 1.25% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Nebraska see 1309 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.0763% decrease from the previous year (1310 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1259 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 341 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,309 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Nebraska

Primary care physicians in Nebraska see an average of 1,309 patients per year. This represents a 0.0763% decrease from the previous year (1,310 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.3% under 18 years, 20.2% between 18 and 34 years, 37.3% between 35 and 64 years, and 17.1% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.9% were men and 51.1% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.72%
Uninsured
61%
Employer Coverage
7.2%
Medicaid
12.8%
Medicare
13.1%
Non-Group
1.25%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lancaster County--Lincoln City (South) PUMA, NE declined by 6.97% from 5.07% to 4.72%.

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