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ZIP Code 68028

Primary City:Gretna, NE (View All Cities)
County: Sarpy County
Timezone: Central (10:31pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -96.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68028. 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 68028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68028, 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:
Gretna, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68028 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 68028 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68028 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,839
Population Density 169 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,797
Median Home Value $195,200
Land Area 64.31 sq mi
Water Area 2.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,640
Median Household Income $87,034

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male55154853333318930940847644442230726917914995775141
Female5065584423101973664484794374023222541861501109472125
Total1,0571,106975643386675856955881824629523365299205171123166

Gender

 Male 5,381 50%
 Female 5,458 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,534 97.2%
 Black Or African American 56 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 55 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 34 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 137 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3556987070145125313024
Renter401421219063395161
Total7571199179151429218185

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,532 70%
 Single Guardian 401 11%
 Singles 573 16%
 Singles With Roommate 134 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,827 50%
 Households with Kids 1,813 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9611014510011510810410311813010010810788748986572740
Female107103971091181231041101039897938173936765543132
Total2032132422092332312082132212281972011881611671561511115872

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68028 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68028 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 68028 real estate data, the median home value of $195,200 is slightly higher 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 68028. Rentals in 68028 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 68028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,728 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 111 1%
 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 2,557 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 476 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 607 16%
 Households Vacant 157 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 8%
 For Sale Only 42 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 98 16%
 2 Bedroom 257 41%
 3+ Bedroom 265 43%
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 $87,034 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68028 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68028 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,265 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,156 27%
 No Earnings 1,556 20%
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 4,265 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,156 27%
 No Earnings 1,556 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,210 92.5%
 Public transportation 6 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 1.7%
 Worked at Home 317 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68028 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 111 3.3%
 High School Graduate 1,592 46.7%
 Associate's degree 340 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 866 25.4%
 Master's degree 324 9.5%
 Professional school degree 166 4.9%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,653 88.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 233 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 110 3.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68028

ZIP Code 68028 is in the Gretna Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68028.

Gretna Middle School
11705 South 216th St
Gretna, NE 68028
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gretna Public Schools
Gretna Elementary School
801 South St
Gretna, NE 68028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gretna Public Schools
Squire John Thomas Elementary
11221 Northridge Dr
Gretna, NE 68028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gretna Public Schools
Reeder Elementary School
19202 Chandler St
Gretna, NE 68028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Millard Public Schools
Gretna High School
11335 South 204th St
Gretna, NE 68028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gretna Public Schools

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