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ZIP Code 68002

Primary City:Arlington, NE (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (3:20pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -96.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68002

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68002. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 68002. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68002, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Arlington, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68002 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68002 is located in east Nebraska and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68002 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68002 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,150
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 892
Median Home Value $150,700
Land Area 72.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 843
Median Household Income $65,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male63728693405754608592936760654127136
Female707076703957456982949165636249361622
Total133142162163791149912916718618413212312790632928

Gender

 Male 1,074 50%
 Female 1,076 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,110 98.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 9 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4621071651191295815
Renter133938422112109
Total171011452071401416824

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 543 64%
 Single Guardian 85 10%
 Singles 187 22%
 Singles With Roommate 28 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 537 64%
 Households with Kids 306 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1410914122013121518191214232325231756
Female1415111318131419615131217191620141554
Total2825202730332731213332243142394537321010

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68002 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68002 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68002 real estate data, the median home value of $150,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68002. Rentals in 68002 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68002 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,150 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 433 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 226 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 184 21%
 Households Vacant 49 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 5%
 2 Bedroom 51 44%
 3+ Bedroom 59 51%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $65,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68002 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 68002 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 752 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 412 28%
 No Earnings 319 22%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 752 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 412 28%
 No Earnings 319 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 933 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 6%
 Worked at Home 31 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 49 8%
 High School Graduate 374 63%
 Associate's degree 26 4%
 Bachelor's degree 105 18%
 Master's degree 26 4%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 9 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 325 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 46 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68002

ZIP Code 68002 is in the Arlington Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68002.

Arlington Elementary School
705 North 9th
Arlington, NE 68002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington Public Schools
Arlington High School
705 North 9th
Arlington, NE 68002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Arlington Public Schools
St Paul Lutheran School
8951 County Road 9
Arlington, NE 68002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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