In 2019, Lancaster County, NE had a population of 319k people with a median age of 34 and a median household income of $61,175. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lancaster County, NE grew from 317,272 to 319,090, a 0.573% increase and its median household income grew from $57,650 to $61,175, a 6.11% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lancaster County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.5%), White (Hispanic) (4.94%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.56%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.84%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.92%). 0% of the households in Lancaster County, NE speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.8% of the residents in Lancaster County, NE are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lancaster County, NE are University of Nebraska-Lincoln (6,266 degrees awarded in 2019), Southeast Community College Area (1,571 degrees), and Nebraska Wesleyan University (566 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Lancaster County, NE was $197,500, and the homeownership rate was 60.3%. Most people in Lancaster County, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster County, NE was 2 cars per household.