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Lincoln, Nebraska metropolitan area

Map of Nebraska highlighting the Lincoln metropolitan area

The Lincoln Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in Nebraska, anchored by the city of Lincoln. As of the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 302,157 .[1]



Places with more than 250,000 inhabitantsEdit

  • Lincoln – 258,379 inhabitants (Principal City)

Places with 1,000 to 10,000 inhabitantsEdit

Places with 500 to 1,000 inhabitantsEdit

Places with 250 to 500 inhabitantsEdit

Places with fewer than 250 inhabitantsEdit


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 266,787 people, 105,200 households, and 64,917 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 90.56% White, 2.66% African American, 0.61% Native American, 2.70% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 1.61% from other races, and 1.80% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.23% of the population.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $42,275, and the median income for a family was $52,745. Males had a median income of $33,469 versus $23,972 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $19,822.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-01)". 2009 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2010-03-23. Archived from the original (CSV) on March 26, 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-25.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.