In 2020, Lancaster County, NE had a population of 316k people with a median age of 33.8 and a median household income of $62,464. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Lancaster County, NE grew from 313,158 to 315,976, a 0.9% increase and its median household income grew from $60,527 to $62,464, a 3.2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lancaster County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.5%), White (Hispanic) (4.66%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.23%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.78%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.48%).
None of the households in Lancaster County, 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.
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 (6,179 degrees awarded in 2021), Southeast Community College Area (1,330 degrees), and Nebraska Wesleyan University (496 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Lancaster County, NE was $190,000, and the homeownership rate was 59.2%.
Most people in Lancaster County, NE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster County, NE was 2 cars per household.