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ZIP Code 68038

Primary City:Lyons, NE (View All Cities)
County: Burt County
Timezone: Central (6:36am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -96.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68038

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68038. 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 68038. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68038, 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:
Lyons, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68038 is located in east Nebraska and covers a slightly higher 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 68038 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68038 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,280
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 664
Median Home Value $70,000
Land Area 98.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 575
Median Household Income $42,850

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male283442312329292527426646434233332018
Female341632433028192931615245503739374145
Total62507474535748545810311891937972706163

Gender

 Male 611 48%
 Female 669 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,238 96.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.8%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 16 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner430399582857423
Renter1326152819131811
Total175654123101989234

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 315 55%
 Single Guardian 49 9%
 Singles 187 33%
 Singles With Roommate 24 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 454 79%
 Households with Kids 121 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male468795767899797561032
Female9586423432898511651567
Total1311161313710101010171815141811112599

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68038 has a slightly less than average 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 68038 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68038 real estate data, the median home value of $70,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68038 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68038 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,237 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 3.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 199 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 233 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 143 22%
 Households Vacant 89 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 20%
 2 Bedroom 36 23%
 3+ Bedroom 89 57%
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 $42,850 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68038 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 68038 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 425 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 25%
 No Earnings 391 36%
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 425 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 25%
 No Earnings 391 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 510 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 4%
 Worked at Home 24 4%
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 46 10%
 High School Graduate 260 58%
 Associate's degree 57 13%
 Bachelor's degree 68 15%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 8 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 127 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68038

ZIP Code 68038 is in the Lyons-Decatur Northeast School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68038.

Northeast Elementary at Lyons
400 South 5th St
Lyons, NE 68038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lyons-Decatur Northeast School District
Northeast Secondary School
400 South 5th St
Lyons, NE 68038
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lyons-Decatur Northeast School District

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