Lancaster County, NE has a population of 309,637 people with a median age of 33.1 and a median household income of $58,845. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Lancaster County, NE grew from 306,468 to 309,637, a 1.03% increase and its median household income grew from $53,807 to $58,845, a 9.4% increase.
The population of Lancaster County, NE is 81.7% White, 6.85% Hispanic, and 3.96% Asian. 11.5% of the people in Lancaster County, NE speak a non-English language, and 95% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lancaster County, NE are University of Nebraska-Lincoln, with 5,364 graduates, Southeast Community College Area, with 1,653 graduates, and Doane College-Lincoln Grand Island and Master, with 584 graduates.
The median property value in Lancaster County, NE is $167,600, and the homeownership rate is 58.9%. Most people in Lancaster County, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster County, NE is 2 cars per household.
Lancaster County, NE is the 2nd most populated county in Nebraska and borders Butler County, NE; Cass County, NE; Gage County, NE; Johnson County, NE; Otoe County, NE; Saline County, NE; Saunders County, NE; Seward County, NE& 3 more.