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Median Household Income by Race/Ethnicity Map

Median household income varies across Lincoln

When Census tracts in Lincoln are ranked by median household income, the lowest 10% of Census tracts had a median household income average of $30,453. These census tracts were primarily all located near downtown Lincoln and had an average non-white population of 33.4%. The median household income average for Census tracts in the top 10% of household income across Lincoln was $127,516. These census tracts were mostly located towards the edges of the city to the North, South, and East and had an average non-white population of 9.6%.

There was a difference of $97,063 between the top 10% and lowest 10% of Census tract household incomes across Lancaster County. The difference in average percent of non-white population in these areas illustrates the wide income gaps present between white and non-white households.

Note

U.S. Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, table S1901.