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Colonial Hills Neighborhood Guide Lincoln, NE

About

The Colonial Hills neighborhood, located in Lincoln, Nebraska, is a peaceful, family-friendly area marked by its charming houses and well-maintained streets. Conveniently situated near Nebraska Highway 2, it offers easy access to various parts of the city. The neighborhood is in close proximity to Holmes Lake Park, a popular outdoor recreational spot.

What You Will Love About Colonial Hills, Lincoln, Nebraska

  • The welcoming and peaceful atmosphere makes it a great place for families and retirees.
  • Its location near Nebraska Highway 2 provides convenient access to other parts of Lincoln.
  • Holmes Lake Park, located nearby, is a popular spot for outdoor recreation and relaxation.

What’s Nearby

Near Colonial Hills, you will find the Holmes Golf Course and the Edgewood Shopping Center for all your shopping needs. For nature enthusiasts, Holmes Lake Park offers plenty of green space, trails, and a lake for fishing. The neighborhood is also a short drive away from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Colonial Hills is suburban and laid-back, with plenty of outdoor activities available at Holmes Lake Park. Residents enjoy a friendly community atmosphere with city amenities nearby due to the neighborhood's convenient location.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 54 restaurants, 11 grocery stores, and 11 parks within a mile of the Colonial Hills neighborhood.

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.4 miles

    5330 S 56th St

  • SHOPPING
    Edgewood Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.4 miles

    5400 S 56th St

  • GROCERY
    Super Saver

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.4 miles

    5440 S 56th St

  • GROCERY
    Surf & Turf Food Co.

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Fish Market, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    5740 Old Cheney Rd

  • GROCERY
    Hy-Vee

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    7151 Stacy Ln

  • GROCERY
    Hy-Vee Fast & Fresh

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    7101 Pioneers Blvd

Colonial Hills Apartments and Rentals

74 Rental properties in Colonial Hills, Lincoln, NE.

  • Holmes Lake by Broadmoor property

    $1,100+

    Holmes Lake by Broadmoor

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    787–1956 Sqft

    Upcoming Availability

  • Embassy Park property

    $875+

    Embassy Park

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    576–1300 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • Chateau at Yankee Hill property

    $1,125+

    Chateau at Yankee Hill

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    575–1469 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Summit Falls Apartments &Townhomes property

    $1,045+

    Summit Falls Apartments &Townhomes

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    601–1698 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • East Lake Flats property

    $955+

    East Lake Flats

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    539–1250 Sqft

    Contact for Availability

  • 29South property

    $1,099+

    29South

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    622–1166 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
4.8%
20.5%
utilities
7.1%
15.4%
food
0.5%
2.6%
transportation
4.9%
4.2%
healthcare
16.7%
8.8%

Colonial Hills Demographics

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Colonial Hills Reviews

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  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Maintained Yards

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

Colonial Hills Transportation

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Car-Dependent

45/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

64/100
Bike Score®

Colonial Hills Schools

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