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ZIP Code 68045

Primary City:Oakland, NE (View All Cities)
County: Burt County
Timezone: Central (5:59am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -96.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68045

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68045. 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 68045. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68045, 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:
Oakland, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68045 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68045 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 68045 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68045 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,801
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 865
Median Home Value $89,300
Land Area 94.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 736
Median Household Income $52,827

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male667767591939464563595367564239343224
Female536453492041485145666373494444414961
Total119141120108398094961081251161401058683758185

Gender

 Male 887 49%
 Female 914 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,740 96.6%
 Black Or African American 10 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.9%
 Asian 12 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2548494109817131
Renter937273029193425
Total119111112413810010556

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 444 60%
 Single Guardian 69 9%
 Singles 206 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 518 70%
 Households with Kids 218 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1017111714101721151115168171414141163
Female3139131710175151581191011519860
Total133020303120342630262327172725193319123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68045 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 68045 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68045 real estate data, the median home value of $89,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68045. Rentals in 68045 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68045 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,763 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 279 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 247 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 210 24%
 Households Vacant 129 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Sale Only 25 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 56 35%
 2 Bedroom 61 38%
 3+ Bedroom 45 28%
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 $52,827 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68045 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68045 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68045 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 709 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 20%
 No Earnings 477 32%
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 709 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 20%
 No Earnings 477 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 755 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 6%
 Worked at Home 88 10%
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 47 7%
 High School Graduate 315 49%
 Associate's degree 128 20%
 Bachelor's degree 121 19%
 Master's degree 17 3%
 Professional school degree 14 2%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 328 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68045

ZIP Code 68045 is in the Oakland Craig Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68045.

Oakland Craig Elementary
400 North Brewster Ave
Oakland, NE 68045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Craig Public Schools
Oakland Craig Junior High School
309 North Davis
Oakland, NE 68045
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Oakland Craig Public Schools
Oakland Craig Senior High School
309 North Davis
Oakland, NE 68045
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oakland Craig Public Schools

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