Income/capita 32%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 3%
IndexUniversity PlaceLincolnNebraska
Income per capita$20,425$27,585$28,596
Median household income$40,963$51,126$54,384
Median income owner occupied$0$73,481$69,541
Median income renter occupied$0$29,925$32,466
Median earnings male$27,448$31,905$36,411
Median earnings female$17,502$22,527$24,833
Unemployment rate4.8%3.3%2.9%
Poverty leveln/a15.5%12.4%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in University Place is 32% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in University Place is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in University Place is 3% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in University Place is equal to the national average

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      University Place employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.3%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector13.0%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%6.2%
      Wholesale & retail services15.3%15.4%
      Public administration5.3%3.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.5%1.0%
      Education, health & social services13.4%35.9%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Walton, NE284$163,594196%
      Woodland Hills, NE149$158,125186%
      Yankee Hill, NE378$98,33378%
      Waverly, NE3,686$82,50049%
      Hickman, NE1,891$77,72740%
      Lincoln, NE273,018$51,1268%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Henderson, NV277,872$64,27716%
      Plano, TX279,088$85,08554%
      Newark, NJ280,139$33,02540%
      Toledo, OH280,854$34,54838%
      Greensboro, NC282,177$42,80223%
      Lincoln, NE273,018$51,1268%
      Source: The University Place, Lincoln, NE employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).