Lincoln, Nebraska

Lincoln is the caipital ceety o the U.S. state o Nebraska an the coonty seat o Lancaster Coonty. Wi a population o 258.379 at the 2010 census, it is the seicont-lairgest ceety in the state.

Lincoln, Nebraska
Dountoun Lincoln skyline
Dountoun Lincoln skyline
Eik-name(s): 
Star Ceety
Location in Nebraska
Location in Nebraska
Lincoln, Nebraska is locatit in the Unitit States
Lincoln, Nebraska
Lincoln, Nebraska
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 40°48′38″N 96°40′49″W / 40.81056°N 96.68028°W / 40.81056; -96.68028Coordinates: 40°48′38″N 96°40′49″W / 40.81056°N 96.68028°W / 40.81056; -96.68028
Kintra Unitit States o Americae
State Nebraska
Coonty23x15px Lancaster
FoonditLancaster 1856
RenamedLincoln July 29, 1867
IncorporatitAprile 1, 1869
Named forAbraham Lincoln
Govrenment
 • TeepStrang Mayor-Cooncil
 • MayorChris Beutler (D)
 • Ceety Cooncil
 • U.S. CongressJeff Fortenberry (R)
Area
 • Ceety237.68 km2 (91.77 sq mi)
 • Laund234.19 km2 (90.42 sq mi)
 • Water3.50 km2 (1.35 sq mi)
 • Urban
232.09 km2 (89.61 sq mi)
 • Metro
3,683.66 km2 (1,422.27 sq mi)
Elevation
358 m (1176 ft)
Population
 • Ceety258,379 (US: 72nt)
 • Estimate 
(2014[5])
272,996
 • Density1,148.6/km2 (2,974.8/sq mi)
 • Urban
258,719 (US: 145t)
 • Metro
318,945 (US: 155t)
Demonym(s)Lincolnite
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code(s)
68501-68510, 68512, 68514, 68516-68517, 68520-68524, 68526-68529, 68531-68532, 68542, 68544, 68583, 68588
Area code(s)402, 531
FIPS code31-28000
GNIS featur ID0837279[6]
Websitelincoln.ne.gov

ReferencesEedit

  1. "US Gazetteer files 2014- Places". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 Mey 2015.
  2. "US Gazetteer files 2014 - Urban Areas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 Mey 2015.
  3. "US Gazetteer files 2014 - National Counties Gazetteer File". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 Mey 2015.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 24 Juin 2012.
  5. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 Mey 2015.
  6. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 25 October 2007. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.

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