East Campus, Lincoln, NE

East Campus Neighborhood Guide Lincoln, NE

About

East Campus is a vibrant neighborhood in Lincoln, Nebraska that is reputed for its educational and cultural richness. It is home to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's East Campus, which hosts the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. Other significant institutions include the International Quilt Study Center and Museum. Major roads such as Holdrege Street and 33rd Street provide quick access to other parts of the city.

What You Will Love About East Campus, Lincoln, Nebraska

  • The neighborhood's strong academic and cultural vibe provided by University of Nebraska–Lincoln's East Campus.
  • The lush green spaces and recreational facilities within the campus, such as the Maxwell Arboretum.
  • The diverse and international culinary scene, ranging from cafes to fine dining restaurants.
  • Proximity to Downtown Lincoln, facilitating easy access to the city's entertainment and nightlife.

What’s Nearby

Besides the East Campus's own attractions, the neighborhood is conveniently close to Downtown Lincoln, where one can find shopping centers, art galleries, music venues, and sports arenas. The Pioneers Park Nature Center is also a short drive away for those seeking outdoor activities and wildlife viewing.

Lifestyle

Residents of East Campus enjoy a college-town lifestyle, with a mix of students, educators, and professionals. The community is vibrant and inclusive, with many cultural events and social gatherings. Proximity to the university and downtown gives an urban feel, while the green spaces provide opportunities for outdoor activities.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 57 restaurants, 20 grocery stores, and 13 parks within a mile of the East Campus neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    B & R Stores

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    4554 W St

  • GROCERY
    Russ's Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    4554 W St

  • GROCERY
    Smoking Gun Jerky

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.6 miles

    443 N 48th St

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.7 miles

    333 N 48th St

  • GROCERY
    Super Saver

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.8 miles

    233 N 48th St

  • GROCERY
    Natural Grocers

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    212 N 48th St

East Campus Apartments and Rentals

79 Rental properties in East Campus, Lincoln, NE.

  • Chateau On Vine property

    $805+

    Chateau On Vine

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    520–1572 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2twenty2 property

    $1,298+

    2twenty2

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    618–1746 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Square at 48 property

    $1,140+

    Square at 48

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    540–1267 Sqft

    Available 8/24

  • The Telegraph District property

    $1,075+

    The Telegraph District

    1–2 Beds

    565–1377 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • Ashley Square property

    $1,360

    Ashley Square

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1360 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 50/50 property

    Contact for Price

    50/50

    2–4 Beds • 1–4 Baths

    650–1145 Sqft

    1 Unit 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%

East Campus Demographics

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East Campus Reviews

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  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 10 of 11 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 8 of 11 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 8 of 11 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 7 of 11 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 7 of 11 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 7 of 11 renters

East Campus Transportation

walk bike and transit

Somewhat Walkable

54/100
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.

Very Bikeable

75/100
Bike Score®

East Campus Schools

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