Nebraska Lincoln County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Lincoln County, Nebraska. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Nebraska Lincoln County.

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1. Library System FAITH MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 122 North Garrison Avenue, Wallace, NE 69169
Phone Number: (308) 387-4537 Lincoln N/A N/A

2. Central Library FAITH MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 122 North Garrison Avenue, Wallace, NE 69169
Phone Number: (308) 387-4537 Lincoln N/A N/A

3. Central Library NORTH PLATTE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 120 West 4th Street, North Platte, NE 69101
Phone Number: (308) 532-6560 Lincoln N/A N/A

4. Library System NORTH PLATTE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 120 West 4th Street, North Platte, NE 69101
Phone Number: (308) 535-8036 Lincoln 225,262 139,565

5. Library System SUTHERLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 900 2nd Street, Sutherland, NE 69165
Phone Number: (308) 386-2228 Lincoln 5,591 9,360

6. Central Library SUTHERLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 900 2nd Street, Sutherland, NE 69165
Phone Number: (308) 386-2228 Lincoln N/A N/A

Overview of Lincoln County, Nebraska

Lincoln County is a county located in the state of Nebraska. As of 2000, the population is 34,632. Its county seat is North Platte.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 6,669 km² (2,575 mi²). 6,641 km² (2,564 mi²) of it is land and 29 km² (11 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.43% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 34,632 people, 14,076 households, and 9,444 families residing in the county. The population density is 5/km² (14/mi²). There are 15,438 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (6/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 94.70% White, 0.54% Black or African American, 0.51% Native American, 0.37% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 2.65% from other races, and 1.21% from two or more races. 5.43% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 14,076 households out of which 32.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.90% are married couples living together, 8.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.90% are non-families. 28.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.60% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.41 and the average family size is 2.97.

In the county the population is spread out with 26.20% under the age of 18, 8.30% from 18 to 24, 26.60% from 25 to 44, 23.80% from 45 to 64, and 15.10% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 96.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 93.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $36,568, and the median income for a family is $45,185. Males have a median income of $36,244 versus $20,252 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,696. 9.70% of the population and 7.20% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 12.10% of those under the age of 18 and 9.30% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Lincoln County, Nebraska has the following cities and towns:

  • Brady
  • Hershey
  • Maxwell
  • North Platte
  • Sutherland
  • Wallace
  • Wellfleet

Map of Lincoln County Nebraska