City At A Glance

#81 LivScore 586
Capitol Building

Quick Facts:

Population: 266,241
Median Household Income: $50,398
Average Work Commute: 15 Minutes
Median Home Price: $128,000

About Lincoln, NE

The capital of Nebraska, Lincoln is a 2012 Top 10 College Town with a lot to offer. Growing industries such as manufacturing and energy assist area schools – such as the University of Nebraska – in creating a great place for recent grads to work and play. Lincoln has the most parkland per capita in the United States, and festivals and attractions give residents plenty to do.